Chromium has a behavior that functions of Selection interface automatically set focus on an element contains the new selection. This behavior isn't defined by the standard, and it is not interoperable.


Specification link

Specification being incubated in a Community Group

Status in Chromium


No longer pursuing (tracking bug)

Consensus & Standardization

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

  • Shipped/Shipping
  • Shipped/Shipping
  • No signals


Last updated on 2021-12-05