The FileReader object lets web applications asynchronously read the contents of files (or raw data buffers) stored on the user's computer, using File or Blob objects to specify the file or data to read.

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Specification

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Specification currently under development in a Working Group

Status in Chromium

Blink


Enabled by default

Consensus & Standardization

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

  • Shipped/Shipping
  • Shipped/Shipping
  • Shipped/Shipping
  • No signals

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Last updated on 2020-11-09