The KeyboardEvent |key| attribute contains information about the character being generated by the key event.

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Specification currently under development in a Working Group

Status in Chromium

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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.

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IE's implementation does not completely match the current spec because it is based on an older version of the spec.

Last updated on 2021-05-21