createSession()

Experimental

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

The MediaKeys.createSession() method returns a new MediaKeySession object, which represents a context for message exchange with a content decryption module (CDM).

Syntax

var mediaKeySessionObject = MediaKeys.createSession([MediaKeySessionType]);

Specifications

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

Browser compatibility

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