The WebRTC API's RTCIceCredentialType enumerated string type defines the authentication method used to gain access to an ICE server identified by an RTCIceServer object.



The RTCIceServer requires the use of OAuth 2.0 to authenticate in order to use the ICE server described. This process is detailed in RFC 7635. This property was formerly called token.


The RTCIceServer requires a username and password to authenticate prior to using the described ICE server.

Obsolete values

The following values are no longer part of the WebRTC specification, but were in the past.


Authenticating with the ICE server requires the use of an OAuth 2.0 token as defined in RFC 7635. This value has been renamed to oauth.


WebRTC 1.0: Real-Time Communication Between Browsers (WebRTC 1.0)
# dom-rtcicecredentialtype

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