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MediaKeys

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

The MediaKeys interface of EncryptedMediaExtensions API the represents a set of keys that an associated HTMLMediaElement can use for decryption of media data during playback.

Properties

None.

Methods

MediaKeys.createSession()
Returns a new MediaKeySession object, which represents a context for message exchange with a content decryption module (CDM).
MediaKeys.setServerCertificate()
Returns a Promise to a server certificate to be used to encrypt messages to the license server.

Examples

//TBD

Specifications

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

Browser compatibility

FeatureChromeEdgeFirefoxInternet ExplorerOperaSafari
Basic support42 Yes ? ? ? ?
createSession4213 ? ? ? ?
setServerCertificate4213 ? ? ? ?
FeatureAndroid webviewChrome for AndroidEdge mobileFirefox for AndroidOpera AndroidiOS SafariSamsung Internet
Basic support4342 Yes ? ? ?4.0
createSession4342 Yes ? ? ?4.0
setServerCertificate4342 Yes ? ? ?4.0

Document Tags and Contributors

Contributors to this page: fscholz, libbymc, Sebastianz, jpmedley, kscarfone
Last updated by: fscholz,