MediaStreamTrack.onmute

MediaStreamTrack's onmute event handler is called when the mute event is received. Such an event is sent when the track is temporarily not able to send data.

Syntax

track.onmute = muteHandler;

Value

A function to serve as an EventHandler for the mute event. The event handler function receives a single parameter: the event object, which is a simple Event object.

Example

In this example, an onmute handler is established to set the content HTML of an element to display the "muted speaker" Emoji.

myTrack.onmute = function(evt) {
  playStateIcon.innerHTML = "&#1F507;";
}; 

Specifications

Specification Status Comment
Media Capture and Streams
The definition of 'MediaStreamTrack.onmute' in that specification.
Candidate Recommendation Initial specification.

Browser compatibility

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ChromeEdgeFirefoxInternet ExplorerOperaSafariAndroid webviewChrome for AndroidEdge MobileFirefox for AndroidOpera for AndroidiOS SafariSamsung Internet
Basic support
DeprecatedNon-standard
Chrome Full support YesEdge Full support 12Firefox Full support 59IE No support NoOpera Full support YesSafari ? WebView Android Full support YesChrome Android Full support YesEdge Mobile Full support YesFirefox Android Full support 59Opera Android Full support YesSafari iOS ? Samsung Internet Android Full support Yes

Legend

Full support  
Full support
No support  
No support
Compatibility unknown  
Compatibility unknown
Non-standard. Expect poor cross-browser support.
Non-standard. Expect poor cross-browser support.
Deprecated. Not for use in new websites.
Deprecated. Not for use in new websites.

See also

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