style.cueBefore (Property)

Part of the aural style control suite that defines the aural icon sound before an item is spoken.


CSS level - 2
DOM level - 2
Property/method value type:String primitive
JavaScript syntax:nonemyStyle.cueBefore
CSS syntax:cue-before: aSound
Argument list:aSoundA sound to be played after speech

The cueBefore property provides a way to define a short audible sound before a spoken phrase. You can specify the URI for an audio clip or define the value none to inhibit the audible cue preceding the phrase.

The URI may be relative to the document or a fully specified URL value. It should locate an audio file having a MIME type that the browser supports for playback.


See also:Aural style sheets, MIME types, style.cue