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The RTCPeerConnectionIceEvent interface represents events that occurs in relation to ICE candidates with the target, usually an RTCPeerConnection. Only one event is of this type: icecandidate.


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

RTCPeerConnectionIceEvent.candidate Read only
Contains the RTCIceCandidate containing the candidate associated with the event.


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


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


pc.onicecandidate = function( ev ) {
                      alert("The ICE candidate (transport address: '" + 
                            ev.candidate.candidate + 
                            "') has been added to this connection.");


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

Browser compatibility

Feature Chrome Firefox (Gecko) Internet Explorer Opera Safari
Basic support (Yes) (Yes) Not supported (Yes) ?
Feature Android Chrome for Android Firefox Mobile (Gecko) IE Mobile Opera Mobile Safari Mobile
Basic support ? ? ? Not supported ? ?

See also


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API Experimental Expérimental Interface Reference Référence WebRTC