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Error.prototype.fileName

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.

The fileName property contains the path to the file that raised this error.

Description

This non-standard property contains the path to the file that raised this error. If called from a debugger context, the Firefox Developer Tools for example, "debugger eval code" is returned.

Examples

Using fileName

var e = new Error('Could not parse input');
throw e;
// e.fileName could look like "file:///C:/example.html"

Specifications

Not part of any specification. Non-standard.

Browser compatibility

Feature Chrome Firefox (Gecko) Internet Explorer Opera Safari
Basic support No support (Yes) No support No support No support
Feature Android Chrome for Android Firefox Mobile (Gecko) IE Mobile Opera Mobile Safari Mobile
Basic support No support No support (Yes) No support No support No support

See also

Document Tags and Contributors

 Contributors to this page: fscholz, Mingun
 Last updated by: fscholz,