Document()

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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ChromeEdgeFirefoxInternet ExplorerOperaSafariAndroid webviewChrome for AndroidFirefox for AndroidOpera for AndroidSafari on iOSSamsung Internet
Document() constructorChrome Full support 60Edge Full support 17Firefox Full support 20IE No support NoOpera Full support 47Safari Full support 6.1WebView Android Full support 60Chrome Android Full support 60Firefox Android Full support 20Opera Android Full support 44Safari iOS Full support 6.1Samsung Internet Android Full support 8.0

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