Summary

Returns the number of frames (either <frame> or <iframe> elements) in the window.

Syntax

framesCount = window.length;
  • framesCount is the number of frames.

Example

if (window.length) {
  // this is a document with subframes
}

Specifications

Specification Status Comment
HTML Living Standard
The definition of 'Window.length' in that specification.
Living Standard  
HTML5
The definition of 'Window.length' in that specification.
Recommendation  

Browser compatibility

FeatureChromeEdgeFirefoxInternet ExplorerOperaSafari
Basic support Yes ? Yes ? ? ?
FeatureAndroid webviewChrome for AndroidEdge mobileFirefox for AndroidOpera AndroidiOS SafariSamsung Internet
Basic support Yes Yes ? Yes ? ? ?

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