Embed Daily Prebuilt
Daily Prebuilt is a complete, full-featured video call component that you can embed in your app or website with just a few lines of code. Once you create a Daily room URL, you can embed it in any website or app.
Our embedded Daily Prebuilt demo app.
When to use Daily Prebuilt
If speed is your top priority, Daily Prebuilt is the best choice: in minutes, you can prototype video calls within your application. You might also want to consider using Daily Prebuilt if video chat is a feature that you need to add, but not necessarily one that you need to customize. If you do want to customize your video chat interface, you'll want to use the Daily call object.
Daily Prebuilt features
- Ready-to-use video chat interface
- Built-in bandwidth management
- Cross-browser compatibility
- Screen sharing
- Active speaker and grid layout modes
- Text chat
- Emoji reactions
- Hand raising
- Participant list
- Network analytics display
- Localized interfaces
- Electron compatible
- HIPAA compliance
Building a HIPAA compliant video chat with Daily is available with the Healthcare add-on, and involves a few additional steps to set up. Read our HIPAA guide and pricing page for more information.
Step-by-step guide: embed Daily Prebuilt
First, you'll need a Daily room URL. Once you have one ready, replace
DAILY_ROOM_URL in the code snippet below with your own room URL (e.g.
You can either paste that code into your own html file and then open it in your browser, or remix this Glitch project if you’d prefer to experiment in a playground.
daily-js through NPM
As an alternative to the
script import shown here, you can also import
daily-js via our NPM package as follows:
npm install @daily-co/daily-js// or with yarnyarn add @daily-co/daily-js
You can pass configuration properties to
DailyIframe.createFrame() to customize how the DailyIframe looks. Here’s an example that sets the Daily Prebuilt to fullscreen:
Read about all the DailyIframe properties in our reference docs, including
iframeStyle, a DailyIframe property for updating the Daily Prebuilt