repeatCount

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The repeatCount attribute indicates the number of times an animation will take place.

Five elements are using this attribute: <animate>, <animateColor>, <animateMotion>, <animateTransform>, and <set>

<svg viewBox="0 0 220 150" xmlns="http://www.w3.org/2000/svg">
  <rect x="0" y="0" width="100" height="100">
    <animate attributeType="XML" attributeName="y" from="0" to="50"
        dur="1s" repeatCount="5"/>
  </rect>
  <rect x="120" y="0" width="100" height="100">
    <animate attributeType="XML" attributeName="y" from="0" to="50"
        dur="1s" repeatCount="indefinite"/>
  </rect>
</svg>

Usage notes

Value <number> | indefinite
Default value None
Animatable No
<number>
This value specifies the number of iterations. It can include partial iterations expressed as fraction values. A fractional value describes a portion of the simple duration. Values must be greater than 0.
indefinite
This value indicates that the animation will be repeated indefinitely (i.e. until the document ends).

Specifications

Specification Status Comment
SVG Animations Level 2
The definition of 'repeatCount' in that specification.
Editor's Draft No change
Scalable Vector Graphics (SVG) 1.1 (Second Edition)
The definition of 'repeatCount' in that specification.
Recommendation Initial definition

Browser compatibility

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repeatCountChrome ? Edge ? Firefox ? IE No support NoOpera ? Safari ? WebView Android ? Chrome Android ? Firefox Android ? Opera Android ? Safari iOS ? Samsung Internet Android ?

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