The onpause property of the GlobalEventHandlers mixin is the EventHandler for processing pause events.

The pause event is fired when media playback has been paused.


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

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


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

Browser compatibility

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See also