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The ongamepaddisconnected property of the Window interface represents an event handler that will run when a gamepad is disconnected (when the gamepaddisconnected event fires).

The event object is of type GamepadEvent.


window.ongamepaddisconnected = function() { ... };


window.ongamepaddisconnected = function() {
  // A gamepad has been disconnected


Specification Status Comment
The definition of 'gamepaddisconnected event' in that specification.
Working Draft Initial definition

Browser compatibility

Feature Chrome Edge Firefox (Gecko) Internet Explorer Opera Safari (WebKit)
General support 21.0 webkit
(Yes) 29.0 (29.0) No support 15.0 webkit
Feature Android Edge Firefox Mobile (Gecko) IE Phone Opera Mobile Safari Mobile Samsung Internet
General support No support (Yes) 32.0 (32.0) No support No support No support Yes

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