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Access-Control-Allow-Methods

The Access-Control-Allow-Methods response header specifies the method or methods allowed when accessing the resource in response to a preflight request.

Syntax

Access-Control-Allow-Methods: <method>, <method>, ...

Directives

<method>
Comma-delimited list of the allowed HTTP request methods.

Examples

Access-Control-Allow-Methods: POST, GET, OPTIONS

Specifications

Specification Status Comment
Fetch
The definition of 'Access-Control-Allow-Methods' in that specification.
Living Standard Initial definition

Browser compatibility

Feature Chrome Firefox Edge Internet Explorer Opera Safari
Basic Support 4 3.5 12 10 12 4
Feature Android Chrome for Android Edge mobile Firefox for Android IE mobile Opera Android iOS Safari
Basic Support 2.1 (Yes) (Yes) 1.0 (Yes) 12 3.2

Compatibility notes

  • The wildcard value (*) that is mentioned in the latest specification, is not yet implemented in browsers:

See also

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https://developer.mozilla.org/en-US/docs/Web/HTTP/Headers/Access-Control-Allow-Methods