This topic documents a feature of HTML+TIME 2.0, which is obsolete as of Windows Internet Explorer 9.
Gets a value that indicates whether the media file is capable of locating a specific time in the media's duration.
HRESULT ITIMEMediaElement::get_canSeek(VARIANT_BOOL *val);
- Pointer to a variable of type VARIANT_BOOL that receives one of the values listed in Possible Values.
VARIANT_FALSE Default. Media file cannot locate a specific time in its duration. VARIANT_TRUE Media can file locate a specific time in its duration.
Returns S_OK if successful, or an error value otherwise.
Some streaming formats do not support seeking. The ITIMEMediaElement::canSeek property should indicate whether a media type supports seeking. Some formats, such as streaming media, do not report the correct information regarding their ability to seek.