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HTML Audio/Video DOM stalled Event

❮ HTML Audio/Video DOM Reference

Example

If the browser is not able to fetch media data, alert that media data is not available:

var vid = document.getElementById("myVideo");
vid.onstalled = function() {
    alert("Media data is not available");
};


Definition and Usage

The stalled event occurs when the browser is trying to get media data, but data is not available.

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
stalled Yes 9.0 Yes Yes Yes

Syntax

In HTML:

<element onstalled="myScript">

In JavaScript:

object.onstalled=function(){myScript};

In JavaScript, using the addEventListener() method:

object.addEventListener("stalled", myScript);

Technical Details

Supported HTML tags: <audio> and <video>
Supported JavaScript objects: Audio, Video

❮ HTML Audio/Video DOM Reference