Information about a command. This contains the information specified for the command in the commands manifest.json key.

An array of these objects is returned from commands.getAll().


Values of this type are objects. They contain the following properties:

string. Name of this command. This will be passed into the commands.onCommand event listener.
string. Description of this command. This is primarily used to explain to the user what this command does.
string. Key(s) used to execute this command, specified as a string like "Ctrl+Shift+Y".

Browser compatibility

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CommandChrome Full support YesEdge No support NoFirefox Full support 48Opera Full support YesFirefox Android No support No


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This API is based on Chromium's chrome.commands API.

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