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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.

Non-standard: This feature is non-standard and is not on a standards track. Do not use it on production sites facing the Web: it will not work for every user. There may also be large incompatibilities between implementations and the behavior may change in the future.

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.

Instance properties

Inherits properties from its parent interface, Event.

error Read only Deprecated Non-standard

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


MediaStreamRecorderEvent() Deprecated Non-standard

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

Instance methods

Inherits methods from its parent interface, Event.


This feature is no longer part of any specification, and longer on track to become standard.

Browser compatibility

Desktop Mobile
Chrome Edge Firefox Internet Explorer Opera Safari WebView Android Chrome Android Firefox for Android Opera Android Safari on IOS Samsung Internet
MediaRecorderErrorEvent No No 57 No No 14 No No 57 No 14 No
MediaRecorderErrorEvent No No 57 No No 14 No No 57 No 14 No
error No No 57 No No 14 No No 57 No 14 No

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