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The has() method of the URLSearchParams interface returns a Boolean that indicates whether a parameter with the specified name exists.


var hasName = URLSearchParams.has(name)


The name of the parameter to find.


A Boolean.


let url = new URL('https://example.com?foo=1&bar=2');
let params = new URLSearchParams(url.search.slice(1));

params.has('bar') === true; //true


Specification Status Comment
The definition of 'has()' in that specification.
Living Standard Initial definition.

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Feature Chrome Firefox (Gecko) Internet Explorer Opera Safari (WebKit)
Basic support 49.0 (Yes) No support (Yes) ?
Feature Android Android Webview Firefox Mobile (Gecko) IE Mobile Opera Mobile Safari Mobile Chrome for Android
Basic support No support 49.0 (Yes) No support (Yes) ? 49.0

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