Remove KeyEvent.keyIdentifier (removed)

Remove the WebKit specific KeyEvent.keyIdentifier field. It is not specified in a current specification and has a number of interoperability concerns. The KeyboardEvent.key field is a suitable specified replacement for this field.



Editor's draft

Status in Chromium


Removed (tracking bug) in:

  • Chrome for desktop release 54
  • Chrome for Android release 54
  • Chrome for iOS release 54
  • Opera release 41
  • Opera for Android release 41

Consensus & Standardization

  • No public signals
  • No public signals
  • No public signals
  • No signals


Last updated on 2017-06-14