Document()

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The Document constructor creates a new Document object that is a web page loaded in the browser and serving as an entry point into the page's content.

Syntax

new Document();

Specifications

Specification Status Comment
DOM
The definition of 'Document' in that specification.
Living Standard Initial definition.

Browser compatibility

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DesktopMobile
ChromeEdgeFirefoxInternet ExplorerOperaSafariAndroid webviewChrome for AndroidFirefox for AndroidOpera for AndroidSafari on iOSSamsung Internet
Document() constructorChrome Full support 60Edge ? Firefox ? IE ? Opera Full support 47Safari ? WebView Android Full support 60Chrome Android Full support 60Firefox Android ? Opera Android Full support 44Safari iOS ? Samsung Internet Android ?

Legend

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Full support
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