Alert that the video is starting to load:
More "Try it Yourself" examples below.
The loadstart event occurs when the browser starts looking for the specified audio/video. This is when the loading process starts.
During the loading process of an audio/video, the following events occur, in this order:
The numbers in the table specify the first browser version that fully supports the event.
Note: The addEventListener() method is not supported in Internet Explorer 8 and earlier versions.
|Supported HTML tags:||<audio> and <video>|
Alert that the audio is starting to load: