paused property

Gets a flag that specifies whether playback is paused.

HTML5 A vocabulary and associated APIs for HTML and XHTML, Section Explorer 9




paused = object.paused


Property values

Type: Boolean

false (false)

The playback is not paused.

true (true)

The playback is paused.

Standards information

See also

audio element
audio object
video element
video object
How to use HTML5 to play video files on your webpage
How to use HTML5 to Add an Audio Player to your Webpage
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