This feature has been removed from the Web standards. Though some browsers may still support it, it is in the process of being dropped. 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.
locale read-only property of the
CompositionEvent interface Returns the locale of current input method (for example, the keyboard layout locale if the composition is associated with IME).
myLocale = CompositionEvent.locale
DOMString representing the locale of current input method.
|Document Object Model (DOM) Level 3 Events Specification||Working Draft||No longer in the spec, but still supported.|
|Feature||Chrome||Edge||Firefox (Gecko)||Internet Explorer||Opera||Safari|
|Basic support||(Yes)||(Yes)||9.0 (9.0)||(Yes)||No support||?|
|Feature||Android||Edge||Firefox Mobile (Gecko)||IE Mobile||Opera Mobile||Safari Mobile|
|Basic support||?||(Yes)||9.0 (9.0)||?||?||?|