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URLUtilsReadOnly.protocol

This is an experimental technology
Check the Browser compatibility table carefully before using this in production.

The URLUtilsReadOnly.protocol read-only property returns a DOMString containing the protocol scheme of the URL, including the final ':'.

Syntax

string = object.protocol;

Examples

// In a Web worker, on the page https://developer.mozilla.org/en-US/URLUtilsReadOnly.href
var result = window.self.protocol; // Returns:'https:'

Specifications

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

Browser compatibility

Feature Chrome Firefox (Gecko) Internet Explorer Opera Safari
Basic support No support [1] 3.5 (1.9.1) No support [1] No support [1] No support [1]
Feature Android Chrome for Android Firefox Mobile (Gecko) IE Mobile Opera Mobile Safari Mobile
Basic support No support [1] No support [1] 1.0 (1.9.1) No support [1] No support [1] No support [1]

[1] Though not grouped in a single abstract interface, this method is directly available on the interfaces that implement it, if this interface is supported.

See also

Document Tags and Contributors

 Contributors to this page: teoli, namolmes
 Last updated by: teoli,