NDEFWriter

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Secure context
This feature is available only in secure contexts (HTTPS), in some or all supporting browsers.

This is an experimental technology
Check the Browser compatibility table carefully before using this in production.

The NDEFWriter interface of the Web NFC API is an abstract interface used to write data to compatible NFC devices, e.g. NFC tags supporting NDEF, when these devices are within the reader's magnetic induction field.

Constructor

NDEFWriter.NDEFWriter()
Returns an NDEFWriter.

Methods

NDEFWriter.write()
Called to write NDEF message to a tag (after ensuring hardware and UA compatibility and obtaining permission from the user) or get an error explaining why feature is not available.

Specifications

Specification Status Comment
Web NFC, NDEFReader Draft Initial definition.

Browser compatibility

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NDEFWriter
Experimental
Chrome No support NoEdge No support NoFirefox No support NoIE No support NoOpera No support NoSafari No support NoWebView Android No support NoChrome Android No support NoFirefox Android No support NoOpera Android No support NoSafari iOS No support NoSamsung Internet Android No support No
NDEFWriter() constructor
Experimental
Chrome No support NoEdge No support NoFirefox No support NoIE No support NoOpera No support NoSafari No support NoWebView Android No support NoChrome Android No support NoFirefox Android No support NoOpera Android No support NoSafari iOS No support NoSamsung Internet Android No support No
Secure context requiredChrome No support NoEdge No support NoFirefox No support NoIE No support NoOpera No support NoSafari No support NoWebView Android No support NoChrome Android No support NoFirefox Android No support NoOpera Android No support NoSafari iOS No support NoSamsung Internet Android No support No
write
Experimental
Chrome No support NoEdge No support NoFirefox No support NoIE No support NoOpera No support NoSafari No support NoWebView Android No support NoChrome Android No support NoFirefox Android No support NoOpera Android No support NoSafari iOS No support NoSamsung Internet Android No support No

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No support
Experimental. Expect behavior to change in the future.
Experimental. Expect behavior to change in the future.