The KeyboardEvent |key| attribute contains information about the character being generated by the key event.

Demos

Documentation

Specification

Working draft or equivalent

Status in Chromium

Blink


Enabled by default (tracking bug) in:

  • Chrome for desktop release 51
  • Chrome for Android release 51
  • Android WebView release 51

Consensus & Standardization

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

  • Shipped/Shipping
  • Shipped/Shipping
  • No signal
  • Strongly positive

Owner

Comments

IE's implementation does not completely match the current spec because it is based on an older version of the spec.

Last updated on 2020-11-09