MediaStreamEvent()

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

The MediaStreamEvent() constructor creates a new MediaStreamEvent.

Syntax

 var event = new MediaStreamEvent(type, mediaStreamEventInit);

Values

type
Is a DOMString containing the name of the event, like addstream or removestream.
mediaStreamEventInit
Is a MediaStreamEventInit dictionary, having the following fields:
  • "stream" of type MediaStream representing the stream being concerned by the event.
  • "bubbles", optional and defaulting to false, inherited from EventInit, and indicating if the event must bubble or not.
  • "cancelable", optional and defaulting to false, inherited from EventInit, and indicating if the event can be canceled or not.

Example

// s is a MediaStream 
var event = new MediaStreamEvent("addstrem", {"stream": s});

Specifications

Specification Status Comment
WebRTC 1.0: Real-time Communication Between Browsers
The definition of 'MediaStreamEvent()' in that specification.
Candidate Recommendation Initial specification.

Browser compatibility

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DesktopMobile
ChromeEdgeFirefoxInternet ExplorerOperaSafariAndroid webviewChrome for AndroidEdge MobileFirefox for AndroidOpera for AndroidiOS SafariSamsung Internet
Basic support
Deprecated
Chrome Full support YesEdge Full support YesFirefox Full support YesIE No support NoOpera Full support YesSafari ? WebView Android Full support YesChrome Android Full support YesEdge Mobile Full support YesFirefox Android ? Opera Android Full support YesSafari iOS ? Samsung Internet Android Full support Yes

Legend

Full support  
Full support
No support  
No support
Compatibility unknown  
Compatibility unknown
Deprecated. Not for use in new websites.
Deprecated. Not for use in new websites.

See also

Document Tags and Contributors

Contributors to this page: fscholz, teoli
Last updated by: fscholz,