Welcome What's new in Chrome extensions Getting started API Reference Samples
Welcome What's new in Chrome extensions Getting started API Reference Samples

chrome.search

  • Description

    Use the chrome.search API to search via the default provider.

  • Permissions
    search
  • Availability
    Chrome 87+

Summary

Types

Disposition

Enum

"CURRENT_TAB", "NEW_TAB", or "NEW_WINDOW"

QueryInfo

Properties

  • disposition
    Disposition optional

    Location where search results should be displayed. CURRENT_TAB is the default.

  • tabId
    number optional

    Location where search results should be displayed. tabId ``cannot be used with `disposition`.``

  • text
    string

    String to query with the default search provider.

Methods

query

query(queryInfo: QueryInfo, callback?: function): void

Used to query the default search provider. In case of an error, runtime.lastError will be set.

Parameters

  • queryInfo
  • callback
    function optional

    If you specify the parameter, it should be a function that looks like this:

    () => {...}
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