Web Page Background Sound Does Not Play

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SYMPTOMS
When you load a Web page that contains a background sound, the backgroundsound may not be played.
CAUSE
This behavior can occur if there is a space in the file name of the soundfile listed in the <BGSOUND> HTML (Hyper Text Markup Language) tag.
RESOLUTION
To resolve this issue, contact the Administrator of the Web site andrequest the Web page be updated using one of the following methods:

  • Rename the file so that its name does not contain any spaces and adjust the Web page source accordingly.
  • Change the file name in the <BGSOUND> tag, replacing spaces with "%20" (for example: <BGSOUND SRC="my%20wave%20file.wav">).
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Article ID: 162810 - Last Review: 01/11/2015 16:29:38 - Revision: 3.1

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