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Html track tag

The <track> tag specifies text tracks for media elements (<audio> and <video>).

 This element is used to specify subtitles, caption files or other files containing text, that should be visible when the media is playing.

<video width="320" height="240" controls>
  <source src="/cft/forrest_gump.mp4" type="video/mp4">
  <source src="/cft/forrest_gump.ogg" type="video/ogg">
  <track src="/cft/subtitles_en.vtt" kind="subtitles" srclang="en" label="English">
  <track src="/cft/subtitles_no.vtt" kind="subtitles" srclang="no" label="Norwegian">

Optional Attributes

Attribute Value Description
default default Specifies that the track is to be enabled if the user's preferences do not indicate that another track would be more appropriate
kind captions
Specifies the kind of text track
label text Specifies the title of the text track
src URL Required. Specifies the URL of the track file
srclang language_code Specifies the language of the track text data (required if kind="subtitles")

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