The Location protocol property in HTML is used to return the protocol or set the protocol of the current URL. It returns a string which contains the protocol of the current URL, including the colon (:).
It returns the protocol property.
location.protocol = protocol
It is used to set the protocol property.
Property Value: This method accepts single value protocol of string type. It is used to set the protocol of URL. The possible value of protocol are- file:, ftp:, http:, https: etc.
Below program illustrates the Location protocol property in HTML:
After click on the button:
Supported Browsers: The browser supported by Location protocol property are listed below:
- Google Chrome
- Apple Safari
- Internet Explorer