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onsuspend Event

❮ Event Object

Example

Execute a JavaScript when the browser is intentionally not getting media data:

<video onsuspend="myFunction()">


Definition and Usage

The onsuspend event occurs when the browser is intentionally not getting media data.

This event occurs when the loading of the media is suspended (prevented from continuing). This can happen when the download has completed, or because it has been paused for some reason.

Tip: Related events that occurs when there is some kind of disturbance to the media loading process, are:


Browser Support

The numbers in the table specify the first browser version that fully supports the event.

Event
onsuspend Yes 9.0 Yes Yes Yes


Syntax

In HTML:

<element onsuspend="myScript">

In JavaScript:

object.onsuspend = function(){myScript};

In JavaScript, using the addEventListener() method:

object.addEventListener("suspend", myScript);

Note: The addEventListener() method is not supported in Internet Explorer 8 and earlier versions.


Technical Details

Bubbles: No
Cancelable: No
Event type: Event
Supported HTML tags: <audio> and <video>
DOM Version: Level 3 Events

❮ Event Object