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Window location.host

Example

Get the host and port of the current URL:

let host = location.host;
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Definition and Usage

The location.host property returns the host (IP adress or domain) and port of a URL.

The location.host property can also be set, to navigate to the same URL with a new host and port.

Note

If the port number is not specified in the URL, or if it is a default port (80 for http) or (443 for https), most browsers will return an empty string.

See Also:

The location.hostname Property


Syntax

Return the host property:

location.host

Set the host property:

location.host = host:port

Property Value

Value Description
host:port The host and port number of the URL.

Return Value

Type Description
A stringThe host (IP address or domain) and port number of a URL.

Browser Support

location.host is supported in all browsers:

Chrome IE Edge Firefox Safari Opera
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