The restriction on escape sequences in template literals has been loosened. This enables new use cases for template tags, such as writing a LaTeX processor.


Established standard

Status in Chromium


Enabled by default (tracking bug) in:

  • Chrome for desktop release 62
  • Chrome for Android release 62
  • Android WebView release 62

Consensus & Standardization

After a feature ships in Chrome, the values listed here are not guaranteed to be up to date.

  • No signal
  • Positive
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Last updated on 2020-11-09