The MediaRecorderErrorEvent interface represents errors returned by the MediaStream Recording API. It is an Event object that encapsulates a reference to a DOMException describing the error that occurred.


Inherits properties from its parent interface, Event.

error Read only
A DOMException containing information about the error that occurred. Read only.


Creates and returns a new MediaRecorderErrorEvent event object with the given parameters.


Inherits methods from its parent interface, Event.


Specification Status Comment
MediaStream Recording
The definition of 'MediaRecorderErrorEvent' in that specification.
Working Draft Initial definition.

Browser compatibility

FeatureChromeEdgeFirefoxInternet ExplorerOperaSafari
Basic support No1 No57 No No1 No
MediaRecorderErrorEvent() constructor No1 No57 No No1 No
error No1 No57 No No1 No
FeatureAndroid webviewChrome for AndroidEdge mobileFirefox for AndroidOpera AndroidiOS SafariSamsung Internet
Basic support No No1 No57 No1 No No
MediaRecorderErrorEvent() constructor No No1 No57 No1 No No
error No No1 No57 No1 No No

1. Uses a generic event with an error property.

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