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    How can I enable the bacground music to start automatically and loop

    Asked by nbicket on August 13, 2016 at 02:18 PM


    This is the track I'd like to embed as background music:


    I cannot get it to start automatically and loop. Any help would be very welcome.


    If possible, I'd like this track to run after wards, annd then both as a loop.



    This is my form: https://form.jotformeu.com/62244138538356

    Many thanks


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    Answered by Kevin_G on August 13, 2016 at 06:05 PM

    Unfortunately, the widget does not have this feature, you can only specify the URL to the audio you need to play: 

    I found that this is not currently possible, this info is on the Spotify developers page, you can also take a look here: https://developer.spotify.com/technologies/widgets/spotify-play-button/#customizing-design 

    What I would suggest you will be to download your song and embed it on your form using another method so you can customize it to auto play, here is a thread where a workaround was provided: Adding-an-audio-file-to-a-form

    You can aso read about HTML 5 audio here: http://www.w3schools.com/html/html5_audio.asp 

    Hope this helps.