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method read-only property of the
Request interface contains the request's method (
var myMethod = request.method;
ByteString indicating the method of the request.
In the following snippet, we create a new request using the
Request.Request() constructor (for an image file in the same directory as the script), then save the method of the request in a variable:
var myRequest = new Request('flowers.jpg'); var myMethod = myRequest.method; // GET
The definition of 'method' in that specification.
|Living Standard||Initial definition|
|Feature||Chrome||Edge||Firefox (Gecko)||Internet Explorer||Opera||Safari (WebKit)|
|Feature||Android||Edge||Firefox Mobile (Gecko)||Firefox OS (Gecko)||IE Phone||Opera Mobile||Safari Mobile||Chrome for Android|
|Basic support||No support||(Yes)||No support||No support||No support||No support||No support||No support|
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