currTime Property (deprecated)

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Gets a value indicating the current time on the simple duration as defined by the element's t:DUR attribute or the t:END attribute.


Scripting [ sTime = ] object.currTime

Possible Values

sTime A String that specifies the current time on the element's simple duration.

The property is read-only. The property has no default value.


This property is deprecated. For similar functionality, refer to the activeTime property available with the time2 behavior.

The simple duration is the amount of time it takes for the element to complete one forward cycle without any repetitions.

If the t:REPEAT attribute or the t:REPEATDUR attribute is set on an element, the value of the currTime property resets each time the element repeats.

Applies To

t:AUDIO, t:IMG, t:MEDIA, t:PAR, t:SEQ, time, t:VIDEO

See Also

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