XDomainRequest.open()

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.

Non-standard

This feature is non-standard and is not on a standards track. Do not use it on production sites facing the Web: it will not work for every user. There may also be large incompatibilities between implementations and the behavior may change in the future.

Opens an XDomainRequest which is configured to use a given method (GET/POST) and URL.

Syntax

xdr.open(method, url);

Parameters

method
The HTTP method to use for the request. (GET or POST)
url
The URL to which to send the request.

Example

var xdr = new XDomainRequest();
xdr.open("get", "http://example.com/api/method");

Specifications

Not part of any specification.

Browser compatibility

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