SYNCMASTER Attribute | syncMaster Property
This topic documents a feature of HTML+TIME 2.0, which is obsolete as of Windows Internet Explorer 9.
Sets or gets whether the time container must synchronize playback to this element.
HTML <ELEMENT SYNCMASTER ... > Scripting [ bSync = ] object.syncMaster
bSync Boolean that receives one of the following values.
- Default. Time container synchronization is not required with this element.
- Element time container must synchronize playback to this element.
The property is read-only. The property has a default value of false.
The value for syncMaster can be set only as an attribute. The associated property is read-only and cannot be set by script.
This property supersedes the clockSource property.
Two elements that share a common parent, with a locked relationship, cannot act as syncMasters in a single document tree.z
In this graphic, T4 and T6 can be syncMasters, as long as T1 isn't locked. See syncBehavior for more information on locked elements.
t:ANIMATE, t:ANIMATECOLOR, t:ANIMATEMOTION, t:ANIMATION, t:AUDIO, t:IMG, t:MEDIA, t:SEQ, t:SET, time2, t:VIDEO