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IMFMediaEngine::Play method

Starts playback.

Syntax


HRESULT Play();

Parameters

This method has no parameters.

Return value

If this method succeeds, it returns S_OK. Otherwise, it returns an HRESULT error code.

Remarks

This method corresponds to the play method of the HTMLMediaElement interface in HTML5.

The method completes asynchronously. When the operation starts, the Media Engine sends an MF_MEDIA_ENGINE_EVENT_PLAY event. When playback is under way, the Media Engine sends an MF_MEDIA_ENGINE_EVENT_PLAYING event. See IMFMediaEventNotify::EventNotify.

Windows Phone 8: This API is supported.

Requirements

Minimum supported client

Windows 8 [desktop apps | Windows Store apps]

Minimum supported server

Windows Server 2012 [desktop apps | Windows Store apps]

Header

Mfmediaengine.h

See also

IMFMediaEngine

 

 

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