HTML | DOM Video loop Property

The Video loop property is used for setting or returning whether a video should start playing over again when it is finished or not.


  • Returning the loop property:
  • Setting the loop property:
    videoObject.loop = true|false

Property Values:

  • true | false: It is used to specify whether the video should start playing over again, every time it is finished or not.

Return: A Video loop property returns a Boolean true if the video starts playing over again, every time it is finished, else, it returns false.

Below program illustrates the Video loop property :

Example: Setting the video to loop.





<!DOCTYPE html>
        HTML | DOM Video loop Property
        h1 {
            color: green;
        h2 {
            font-family: Impact;
        body {
            text-align: center;
    <h2>Video loop Property</h2>
    <video id="Test_Video" 
        <source src="samplevideo.mp4" 
        <source src="movie.ogg" 
      For enabling the loop on the video, 
      double click the "Enable Loop" button.
      For checking the loop status on the video,
      double click the "Check Loop" button.
    <button ondblclick="Enable_Loop()" 
      Enable loop
    <button ondblclick="Check_Loop()"
      Check Loop
    <p id="test"></p>
        var v = document.getElementById(
        function Enable_Loop() {
            v.loop = true;
        function Check_Loop() {



  • Initially:
  • Before clicking the Enable Loop button:
  • After clicking the Enable Loop button:

Supported Browsers: the browser supported by HTML | DOM Video loop Property are listed below:

  • Google Chrome
  • Internet Explorer
  • Firefox
  • Opera
  • Apple Safari


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