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HTML HTML Video and Audio Media Basics The Video Element

Autoplay not working

As the title describes

2 Answers

you must include the 'muted' attribute alongside with 'autoplay', as some browsers will ignore 'autoplay' alone.

Taison Fragao
Taison Fragao
3,061 Points

Thanks mk37, it worked with muted attribute.

muted attribute also worked for me! Thanks!

in the HTML, Nick changes "controls" to "autoplay" ... if you just leave controls, it will automatically get the boolean value "true" assigned and the controls will appear, but if you change it to "Autoplay" ... as soon as you hit the site, the player will start the clip ... hope that helped ... regards, Jan.