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Anybody know that "Why can not play sound Mp3 using html5 in BB Simulator Playbook and Smartphone?

Dear developer, 

 

I really nead your help, until now I can not play sound mp3 after I developed application but in android its fine working,

in bb simulator can not play mp3, but wav its woking, any body know why? and I have prolem " I can not hear a sound from API sound mp3 in simulator also, but in android it working well, please give me solution bro, thank you for hearing me.

 

 

regard,

 

 

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Re: Anybody know that "Why can not play sound Mp3 using html5 in BB Simulator Playbook and Smartphone?

It is likely due to a missing codec.  The simulators do not have the same level of multimedia support that live devices do.

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Re: Anybody know that "Why can not play sound Mp3 using html5 in BB Simulator Playbook and Smartphone?

Just to add to this, I do believe they support WAV playback. While it may be unideal for production, it may be worth it for your testing purposes. 


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