Auto Play Sound not allowed on iOS

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Auto Play Sound not allowed on iOS

Post by Matthias Guenther (Quark) » 22 Dec 2016, 08:45

Hi all,

little "fun" fact, Safari on iOS does not allow to auto play sound:
https://www.ibm.com/developerworks/library/wa-ioshtml5/

So that means if you create an HTML5 Publication with Auto Playing sound, sound will automatically start to play in browsers on MacOS and Windows but NOT on iOS.

Only way to solve that: Put a button on your first page that says "Play Sound". iOS allows sound to be played when the user clicks/taps.

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Matthias
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