GlobalEventHandlers.onpause

The onpause property sets and returns the event handler for the pause event.

Syntax

element.onpause = handlerFunction;
var handlerFunction = element.onpause;

handlerFunction should be either null or a JavaScript function specifying the handler for the event.

Notes

See the DOM event handlers page for information on working with on... handlers.

The pause event is fired when playback has been paused.

See the pause event documentation for more information about the event.

Specification

Specification Status Comment
HTML Living Standard
The definition of 'onpause' in that specification.
Living Standard  

Browser compatibility

FeatureChromeEdgeFirefoxInternet ExplorerOperaSafari
Basic support Yes ?3.5 ? ? ?
FeatureAndroid webviewChrome for AndroidEdge mobileFirefox for AndroidOpera AndroidiOS SafariSamsung Internet
Basic support Yes Yes ?4 ? ? ?

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