WebAssembly.Instance.prototype.exports

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The exports readonly property of the WebAssembly.Instance object prototype returns an object containing as its members all the functions exported from the WebAssembly module instance, to allow them to be accessed and used by JavaScript.

instance.exports

Examples

After fetching some WebAssembly bytecode using fetch, we compile and instantiate the module using the WebAssembly.instantiateStreaming() function, importing a JavaScript function into the WebAssembly Module in the process. We then call an Exported WebAssembly function that is exported by the Instance.

var importObject = {
  imports: {
    imported_func: function(arg) {
      console.log(arg);
    }
  }
};

WebAssembly.instantiateStreaming(fetch('simple.wasm'), importObject)
.then(obj => obj.instance.exports.exported_func());

Note: You can also find this example as instantiate-streaming.html on GitHub (view it live also).

Specifications

Specification Status Comment
WebAssembly JavaScript Interface
The definition of 'WebAssembly.Instance objects' in that specification.
Working Draft Initial draft definition.

Browser compatibility

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DesktopMobileServer
ChromeEdgeFirefoxInternet ExplorerOperaSafariAndroid webviewChrome for AndroidFirefox for AndroidOpera for AndroidSafari on iOSSamsung InternetNode.js
exportsChrome Full support 57Edge Full support 16Firefox Full support 52
Notes
Full support 52
Notes
Notes Disabled in the Firefox 52 Extended Support Release (ESR).
IE No support NoOpera Full support 44Safari Full support 11WebView Android Full support 57Chrome Android Full support 57Firefox Android Full support 52
Notes
Full support 52
Notes
Notes Disabled in the Firefox 52 Extended Support Release (ESR).
Opera Android ? Safari iOS Full support 11Samsung Internet Android Full support 7.0nodejs Full support 8.0.0

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