HTML Audio/Video DOM paused Property

❮ HTML Audio/Video DOM Reference

Example

var vid = document.getElementById("myVideo");

function myFunction() {
  alert(vid.paused);
}

Meaning

The paused property returns whether the audio/video is paused or not.

Return a Boolean value, returns true if the audio/video is paused. Otherwise it returns false.


Standard Syntax

audio|video.paused



Browser Support




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Return Value

Type Description
true Returns if the audio/video is paused.
false Returns if the audio/video is not paused.
❮ HTML Audio/Video DOM Reference