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.


No public standards discussion

Status in Chromium


Removed (tracking bug) in:

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

Consensus & Standardization

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

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  • Shipped/Shipping
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Last updated on 2020-11-09