Captures a screen or application window to a MediaStream, for recording or sharing over the network. This allows conferencing services to provide shared presentations in a conference, and allows remote control tools like Chrome Remote Desktop to provide an image of the controlled computer's screen to the controlling computer.
Status in Chromium
Enabled by default (tracking bug) in:
- Chrome for desktop release 72
Consensus & Standardization
Search tagsWebRTC, screencast, screen capture, screen, desktop capture, tab capture,
Last updated on 2020-11-09