WorkerGlobalScope: offline event

The offline event of the WorkerGlobalScope fires when the device loses connection to the internet.


Use the event name in methods like addEventListener(), or set an event handler property.

addEventListener("offline", (event) => {});

onoffline = (event) => {};

Event type

A generic Event.


The following code snippet shows an onoffline handler set inside a worker:

self.onoffline = () => {
  console.log("Your worker is now offline");

The same snippet, but using addEventListener():

self.addEventListener("offline", () => {
  console.log("Your worker is now offline");


HTML Standard
# handler-workerglobalscope-onoffline

Browser compatibility

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See also

The WorkerGlobalScope interface it belongs to.