Window: appinstalled event

Deprecated: This feature is no longer recommended. Though some browsers might still support it, it may have already been removed from the relevant web standards, may be in the process of being dropped, or may only be kept for compatibility purposes. Avoid using it, and update existing code if possible; see the compatibility table at the bottom of this page to guide your decision. Be aware that this feature may cease to work at any time.

The appinstalled event of the Web Manifest API is fired when the browser has successfully installed a page as an application.

Bubbles No
Cancelable No
Interface Event
Event handler onappinstalled


You can use the appinstalled event in an addEventListener method:

window.addEventListener('appinstalled', function() {
  console.log('Thank you for installing our app!');

Or use the onappinstalled event handler property:

window.onappinstalled = function() {
  console.log('Thank you for installing our app!');

Browser compatibility

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See also