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I would like to request for consideration supporting the playing of the audio portion of a video launched from a browser during manual testing.

We are using SauceLabs to manually test Browser/OS combinations we do not have access to in-house.  Currently when launched, we see the video but cannot verify the audio.  This missing functionality is preventing our certification of supported configurations.

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  • Apr 12 2016
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  • Clarence Insigne commented
    12 Aug 11:47am

    This will be nice to have and it will be very useful to us

  • Mirza Baig commented
    14 May, 2018 03:02am

    I also have requirements where I have to verify audio on a page. Please implement this feature.

  • Darrel Farris commented
    22 Mar, 2018 09:00pm

    I'd be content with basic "yes, there is audio" detected. Locally, I can achieve this in a roundabout way using sox but it would be super valuable to have some semblance of audio detection via SauceLabs.

  • Sound Cloud commented
    19 Mar, 2018 02:18pm

    We would also like this feature in order to be able to test audio playback.

  • Mike Fox commented
    21 Feb, 2018 04:40pm

    For my needs, I'd like to see the user's microphone be able to be tested.

  • Parkkavan Ramu commented
    11 Oct, 2017 03:27pm

    We have an requirement to inject fake audio from chrome browser and verify the audio from our DUT.

  • Savvithri Sivaram commented
    13 Jan, 2017 01:09am

    Hi all,

    Thanks for the feedback and comments on the audio support. We are actively evaluating audio support on automated as well as manual testing. 

  • RAVI PONNAM commented
    12 Jan, 2017 11:46pm

    we would like to verify audio on a webpage too.

  • priya b commented
    13 Dec, 2016 10:42pm

    The tests do not play the audio back  on firefox and chrome browsers due to audio drivers unavailable.

  • Justin Murray commented
    24 Jun, 2016 02:08pm

    I have a similar issue. I want to verify that an audio control loads successfully, but it fails in IE because no audio driver is available. See https://support.saucelabs.com/customer/en/portal/questions/16335210-loading-audio-in-ie-fails

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