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Re: object tag

From: Charles McCathieNevile <charles@w3.org>
Date: Sun, 24 Oct 1999 19:48:01 -0400 (EDT)
To: jonathan chetwynd <jay@peepo.com>
cc: WAI IG <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.20.9910241946330.31967-100000@tux.w3.org>
You need 
  type="audio/wav"

For IE there is a bug, so you also need to include width="20" height="20" (or
some other numbers).

cheers

Charles

On Mon, 25 Oct 1999, jonathan chetwynd wrote:

  On a number of occasions I have tried to use the object tag to play a wav
  file.
  
  I use IE4 or IE5 (and Netscape occasionally)
  
  <bgsound src="mysounds.wav">
  
  works fine, but is not HTML #4 compliant.
  
  ----
  
  Please could someone advise me how to get this working using the object tag,
  at least with IE4.
  
  <OBJECT data="mysounds.wav"type="mime type">Phoebe says "mysounds"</OBJECT>
  
  does not.
  
  Jonathan Chetwynd
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