Menu
×
   ❮     
HTML CSS JAVASCRIPT SQL PYTHON JAVA PHP HOW TO W3.CSS C C++ C# BOOTSTRAP REACT MYSQL JQUERY EXCEL XML DJANGO NODEJS R TYPESCRIPT ANGULAR GIT POSTGRESQL MONGODB ASP AWS AI GO KOTLIN SASS VUE GEN AI CYBERSECURITY DATA SCIENCE
     ❯   

HTML Audio/Video DOM error Property

❮ HTML Audio/Video DOM Reference

Example

Get the error state of the video:

let vid = document.getElementById("myVideo");
alert(vid.error.code);
Try it Yourself »

Definition and Usage

The error property returns a MediaError object.

The MediaError object has a code property containing the error state of the audio/video.


Browser Support

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

Property
error Not supported 9.0  Not supported Not supported Not supported

Syntax

audio|video.error.code

Return Value

Type Description
Number The code property of the MediaError Object returns a number representing the error state of the audio/video:
  • 1 = MEDIA_ERR_ABORTED - fetching process aborted by user
  • 2 = MEDIA_ERR_NETWORK - error occurred when downloading
  • 3 = MEDIA_ERR_DECODE - error occurred when decoding
  • 4 = MEDIA_ERR_SRC_NOT_SUPPORTED - audio/video not supported

❮ HTML Audio/Video DOM Reference
W3Schools is optimized for learning and training. Examples might be simplified to improve reading and learning. Tutorials, references, and examples are constantly reviewed to avoid errors, but we cannot warrant full correctness of all content. While using W3Schools, you agree to have read and accepted our terms of use, cookie and privacy policy.

Copyright 1999-2023 by Refsnes Data. All Rights Reserved. W3Schools is Powered by W3.CSS.