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The language read-only property of the TrackDefault interface returns a default language for an associated SourceBuffer to use when an initialization segment does not contain language information for a new track.

This should be a valid language code, e.g. en-US.


var mylanguage = TrackDefault.language;


A DOMString.




Specification Status Comment
Media Source Extensions
The definition of 'language' in that specification.
Candidate Recommendation Initial definition.

Browser compatibility

Feature Chrome Firefox (Gecko) Internet Explorer Opera Safari (WebKit)
Basic support ? Not supported ? ? ?
Feature Android Firefox Mobile (Gecko) Firefox OS (Gecko) IE Phone Opera Mobile Safari Mobile
Basic support ?

Not supported

Not supported ? ? Not supported

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