generateRequest()

This is an experimental technology
Check the Browser compatibility table carefully before using this in production.

The MediaKeySession.generateRequest() method returns a Promise after generating a media request based on initialization data.

Syntax

mediaKeySession.generateRequest().then(function) { ... });

Specifications

Specification Status Comment
Encrypted Media Extensions
The definition of 'generateRequest()' in that specification.
Recommendation Initial definition

Browser compatibility

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ChromeEdgeFirefoxInternet ExplorerOperaSafariAndroid webviewChrome for AndroidFirefox for AndroidOpera for AndroidSafari on iOSSamsung Internet
generateRequest
Experimental
Chrome Full support 42Edge Full support 13Firefox Full support YesIE ? Opera Full support YesSafari ? WebView Android Full support 43Chrome Android Full support 42Firefox Android Full support YesOpera Android Full support YesSafari iOS ? Samsung Internet Android Full support 4.0

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Full support
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Compatibility unknown
Experimental. Expect behavior to change in the future.
Experimental. Expect behavior to change in the future.