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chrome.appviewTag

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  • Description

    Use the appview tag to embed other Chrome Apps within your Chrome App. (see Usage).

  • Permissions
    appview
  • Availability
    Chrome 43+

Summary

Types

EmbedRequest

Properties

  • data

    object

    Optional developer specified data that the app to be embedded can use when making an embedding decision.

  • embedderId

    string

    The ID of the app that sent the embedding request.

  • allow

    function

    Allows the embedding request.

    The allow function looks like: (url: string) => {...}

    • url

      string

      Specifies the content to be embedded.

  • deny

    function

    Prevents the embedding request.

    The deny function looks like: () => {...}

Methods

connect

chrome.appviewTag.connect(
  app: string,
  data?: any,
  callback?: function,
)

Requests another app to be embedded.

Parameters

  • app

    string

    The extension id of the app to be embedded.

  • data

    any optional

    Optional developer specified data that the app to be embedded can use when making an embedding decision.

  • callback

    function optional

    The callback parameter looks like: (success: boolean) => void

    • success

      boolean

      True if the embedding request succeded.