KeyboardEvent.prototype.keyLocation (removed)

The keyLocation attribute allows disambiguating between keys that are on multiple places on a keyboard, like numbers and Enter. It is an alias of the location attribute, which is the more widely supported and standardized form. The keyLocation attribute will be removed.


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Status in Chromium


Removed (launch bug) in:

  • Chrome for desktop release 50
  • Chrome for Android release 50
  • Android WebView release 50
  • Opera release 37
  • Opera for Android release 37

Consensus & Standardization

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Last updated on 2017-06-14