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Re: WebVTT for HTML5 Audio

From: Jim Allan <jimallan@tsbvi.edu>
Date: Mon, 26 Jun 2017 12:52:36 -0500
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To: "Michael A. Peters" <mpeters@domblogger.net>
Cc: w3c WAI List <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
http://caniuse.com/#feat=webvtt
http://w3c.github.io/html/semantics-embedded-content.html#the-track-element

On Sat, Jun 24, 2017 at 9:36 PM, Michael A. Peters <mpeters@domblogger.net>
wrote:

> According to https://www.iandevlin.com/blog/2015/12/html5/webvtt-and-audio
> the html5 audio element does not support the track element.
>
> Using the video element instead sometimes works with audios, but not
> always.
>
> Are they any plans to add proper support for the track element, or another
> way of adding WebVTT subtitles to html5 audio?
>
>


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