MediaStreamEvent

Deprecated
This feature is no longer recommended. Though some browsers might still support it, it may have already been removed from the relevant web standards, may be in the process of being dropped, or may only be kept for compatibility purposes. Avoid using it, and update existing code if possible; see the compatibility table at the bottom of this page to guide your decision. Be aware that this feature may cease to work at any time.

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

The MediaStreamEvent interface represents events that occurs in relation to a MediaStream. Two events of this type can be thrown: addstream and removestream.

Properties

A MediaStreamEvent being an Event, this event also implements these properties.

MediaStreamEvent.stream Read only
Contains the MediaStream containing the stream associated with the event.

Constructors

MediaStreamEvent()
Returns a new MediaStreamEvent. It takes two parameters, the first being a DOMString representing the type of the event; the second a dictionary containing the MediaStream it refers to.

Methods

A MediaStreamEvent being an Event, this event also implements these propertiesThere is no specific MediaStreamEvent method.

Examples

pc.onaddstream = function( ev ) {
  alert("A stream (id: '" + ev.stream.id + "') has been added to this connection.");
};

Specifications

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

Browser compatibility

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DesktopMobile
ChromeEdgeFirefoxInternet ExplorerOperaSafariAndroid webviewChrome for AndroidEdge MobileFirefox for AndroidOpera for AndroidSafari on iOSSamsung 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
MediaStreamEvent() constructor
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
stream
Deprecated
Chrome Full support YesEdge Full support 15Firefox Full support YesIE No support NoOpera Full support YesSafari ? WebView Android ? Chrome Android ? Edge Mobile Full support YesFirefox Android ? Opera Android ? Safari iOS ? Samsung Internet Android ?

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, Jib, libbymc, jpmedley, teoli
Last updated by: fscholz,