The Alby Browser Extension acts as a provider of for open standards by injecting common window objects such as:

The browser extension also injects a special window.alby object for alby-specific functionality such as programmatically requesting the creation of new Alby accounts.

If you want to support multiple wallets implementing the same window APIs you can offer users a wallet selection UI and then use the vendor-specific APIs via window.alby. (e.g. window.alby.webln.sendPayment).

Alby Browser Extension GitHub repo


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