Does Gumlet DRM prevent users from screen-recording or capturing screen-shots when the video is playing?

Yes, screen recording is prevented for devices supporting Widevine L1 DRM security level.

Widevine DRM is a well-known DRM licensing and encryption technology that Google owns and maintains. On browsers like Chrome, Firefox, and Edge, it guards against unauthorized downloads of your videos. The content on gadgets like Chromecast, Android TV, and Android devices is similarly protected. MPEG DASH and HLS both support Widevine DRM for streaming.

In order to prevent their material from being distributed for free illegally owing to video piracy, Widevine DRM is one of the key reasons that many OTT and e-learning companies utilize it.

Do check out our latest learn blogs here: Widevine DRM

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