Window.sidebar

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Non standard
Cette fonctionnalité n'est ni standard, ni en voie de standardisation. Ne l'utilisez pas pour des sites accessibles sur le Web : elle ne fonctionnera pas pour tout utilisateur. Il peut également y avoir d'importantes incompatibilités entre les implémentations et son comportement peut être modifié dans le futur.

Returns a sidebar object, which contains several methods for registering add-ons with the browser.

Notes

The sidebar object returned has the following methods:

Method Description (SeaMonkey) Description (Firefox)
addPanel(title, contentURL, "") Adds a sidebar panel. Obsolete since Firefox 23 (only present in SeaMonkey).
End users can use the "load this bookmark in the sidebar" option instead. Also see Creating a Firefox sidebar.
addPersistentPanel(title, contentURL, "") Adds a sidebar panel, which is able to work in the background.
AddSearchProvider(descriptionURL) Installs a search provider (OpenSearch). Adding OpenSearch search engines contains more details. Added in Firefox 2.
addSearchEngine(engineURL, iconURL, suggestedTitle, suggestedCategory) Obsolète depuis Gecko 44 Installs a search engine (Sherlock). Adding Sherlock search engines contains more details.
IsSearchProviderInstalled(descriptionURL) Indicates if a specific search provider (OpenSearch) is installed.

Specification

Mozilla-specific. Not part of any standard.