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web-messaging API

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W3C Candidate Recommendation

Summary

This API defines mechanisms for communicating between browsing contexts in HTML documents.


API Name Summary
MessageChannel Creates a connection (two "entangled" ports) to enable independent pieces of code (running in different browsing contexts) to communicate directly.
MessagePort Exposes the available methods on the connected ports.

Attribution

This article contains content originally from external sources.

Portions of this content come from the Microsoft Developer Network: Windows Internet Explorer API reference Article