URL.protocol

The protocol property of the URL interface is a USVString representing the protocol scheme of the URL, including the final ':'.

Note: This feature is available in Web Workers

Syntax

const protocol = url.protocol
url.protocol = newProtocol

Value

A USVString.

Examples

const url = new URL('https://developer.mozilla.org/en-US/docs/Web/API/URL/protocol');
console.log(url.protocol); // Logs "https:"

Specifications

Specification Status Comment
URL
The definition of 'protocol' in that specification.
Living Standard Initial definition.

Browser compatibility

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See also

  • The URL interface it belongs to.