Array.prototype.toLocaleString()

Summary

The toLocaleString() method returns a string representing the elements of the array. The elements are converted to Strings using their toLocaleString methods and these Strings are separated by a locale-specific String (such as a comma ",").

Syntax

arr.toLocaleString();

Description

The elements of the array are converted to strings using their toLocaleString methods:

Examples

Example: Using toLocaleString

var number = 1337;
var date = new Date();
var myArr = [number, date, "foo"];

var str = myArr.toLocaleString(); 

console.log(str); 
// prints "1.337,6.12.2013 19:37:35,foo" 
// if run in a German (de-DE) locale with timezone Europe/Berlin

Specifications

Specification Status Comment
ECMAScript 3rd Edition. Standard Initial definition.
ECMAScript Language Specification 5.1th Edition (ECMA-262) Standard  
ECMAScript Language Specification 6th Edition (ECMA-262) Draft  

Browser compatibility

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Feature Android Chrome for Android Firefox Mobile (Gecko) IE Mobile Opera Mobile Safari Mobile
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See also

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