Create embedded sound in source file


Hi, i am trying to use sounds embedded directly in the source files, as in this example:

@:keep @:sound("assets/sounds/mp3/click.mp3")
private class Logo extends {}

How would i go about creating the Sound instance itself?



On Flash, try var sound = new Logo (); ();, on native, try OGG, on HTML5, I think embedded sounds won’t work properly :slight_smile:


Hmmm, i need it specifically for HTML5. Is there any other way to bypass loading to be able to run it locally (without the CORS policy error)?

I know i can add them to index.html and they’ll run fine, but how do i access “audio” tags from OpenFL?



You could try doing something like this at runtime, but it may still be the same CORS issue you’re experiencing:

Sound.loadFromFiles ([ "path/to/sound.ogg", "path/to/sound.mp3", "path/to/sound.wav" ]).onComplete (function (sound) { ... });

The alternative would be to use something such as:

var audio = js.Browser.document.body.getElementById ("audio-tag");


Can i cast or convert such an element to ?

If so, in theory my problems are solved.


I solved my problem with

var audio = cast(js.Browser.document.body.getElementById ("audio-tag"), js.html.MediaElement);;

Thanks for the help Josh!