NPAPI’s 90s-era architecture has become a leading cause of hangs, crashes, security incidents, and code complexity in Chrome. Because of this, Chrome will be phasing out NPAPI support in 2013.

Status in Chromium



Consensus & Standardization

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

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Blog post: Update blog post: Documentation: Will be removed from Linux in M34:!topic/chromium-dev/xEbgvWE7wMk

Last updated on 2020-11-09