Fetch API is a new API for loading resources in web applications. It's intended to supersede XMLHttpRequest. Fetch API is already available in ServiceWorker scope. This entry is for announcing its availability in window scope.

Demo

Documentation

Specification

Specification link


Specification being incubated in a Community Group

Status in Chromium

Blink


Enabled by default (tracking bug)

Consensus & Standardization

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

Owner

Comments

Issue where we're discussing window scope specific issues., https://github.com/slightlyoff/ServiceWorker/issues/581 Example of web developer views: https://www.chromestatus.com/feature/6730533392351232 IE team has listed the Fetch API in their status.modern.ie dashboard and it's marked as "Under Consideration".

Last updated on 2020-11-09