RTCIceServer.credential

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The RTCIceServer dictionary's credential property is a string providing the credential to use when connecting to the described server. This is typically a password, key, or other secret.

This value is used when the RTCIceServer describes a TURN server.

Syntax

var iceServer = {
                  ...
                  credential = credential,
                  ...
                };

var credential = iceServer.credential;

iceServer.credential = newCredential;

Example

This example creates a new RTCPeerConnection which will use a TURN server at turnserver.example.org to negotiate connections. Logging into the TURN server will use the username "webrtc" and the creative password "turnpassword".

myPeerConnection = new RTCPeerConnection({
  iceServers: [
    {
      urls: "turn:turnserver.example.org",  // A TURN server
      username: "webrtc",
      credential: "turnpassword"
    }
  ]
});

Specifications

Specification Status Comment
WebRTC 1.0: Real-time Communication Between Browser
The definition of 'RTCIceServer.credential' in that specification.
Working Draft Initial specification.

Browser compatibility

Feature Chrome Firefox (Gecko) Internet Explorer Opera Safari
Basic support (Yes) 22 (22) ? ? ?
Feature Android Chrome for Android Firefox Mobile (Gecko) IE Mobile Opera Mobile Safari Mobile
Basic support ? (Yes) 22.0 (22) ? ? ?

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