Specifies a sound to play when a toast notification is displayed. This element also allows you to mute any toast notification audio.
<audio src? = string loop? = boolean silent? = boolean />
- ? optional (zero or one)
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Set to true if the sound should repeat as long as the toast is shown; false to play only once. If this attribute is set to true, the duration attribute in the toast element must also be set. There are specific sounds provided to be used when looping. Note that neither looping audio nor long-duration toasts are not supported on Windows Phone 8.1.
True to mute the sound; false to allow the toast notification sound to play.
The media file to play in place of the default sound. On Windows, this attribute can have one of the following string values:
On Windows Phone 8.1, this attribute can also contain the path to a local audio file, with one of the following prefixes:
Base toast element, which contains at least a single visual element.
If you do not supply audio information through this tag, supply an invalid source value, or supply a value that is not supported on a particular platform such as Windows Phone 8.1, the default sound will play.
Select a sound that matches your scenario. If none of the Windows-provided sounds suit your scenario, use the default sound on Windows or supply a custom sound on Windows Phone 8.1.
The following code shows an example of this tag.
The following code shows this tag used to mute toast notification audio.