HTMLMediaElement.muted

The HTMLMediaElement.muted indicates whether the media element muted.

Syntax

var isMuted = audioOrVideo.muted
audio.muted = true;

Value

A Boolean. true means muted and false means not muted.

Example

var obj = document.createElement('video');
console.log(obj.muted); // false

Specifications

Specification Status Comment
HTML Living Standard
The definition of 'HTMLMediaElement.muted' in that specification.
Living Standard No change from HTML5
HTML5
The definition of 'HTMLMediaElement.muted' in that specification.
Recommendation Initial definition.

Browser compatibility

FeatureChromeEdgeFirefoxInternet ExplorerOperaSafari
Basic support Yes Yes3.59 Yes Yes
FeatureAndroid webviewChrome for AndroidEdge mobileFirefox for AndroidOpera AndroidiOS SafariSamsung Internet
Basic support Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes ?

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