Streaming live at 10am (PST)

Sometimes the background video wont play on Iphone

Sometimes my backgroundvideo does not autoplay on iphone.
is this fixable?

Here is my site Read-Only: LINK
(how to share your site Read-Only link)

1 Like

Hi @yvo010,

Thank you so much for getting in touch about enabling background videos on mobile devices, and I’m happy to help.

At this time, most phones don’t allow background videos to be played. But there is a workaround that I found on the forums for you:

Hopefully, this was helpful. Feel free to let me know if this is helpful, or if you have any additional questions.


1 Like

But just recently WF staff pushed a fix which made playsinline a default video attribute and the videos were playing just fine on mobiles.

1 Like

Great point, @dram, and I was able to note the completed update occurred approximately 2 weeks ago:

@yvo010 - I was able to complete a test using and noted that the background video works on iPhone X using Safari:

Would you be able to note the phone/browser that is being used?

1 Like

This topic was automatically closed 60 days after the last reply. New replies are no longer allowed.