HTML <track> label Attribute

The label attribute on a <track> tag specifies the title of a track. It‘s value is used by the browser when listing available text tracks.

Example

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A label attribute on a <track> element.
The text track is labeled Spanish subtitles.

<video controls="controls" width="320" height="176">
  <source src="/media/godfather.mp4" type="video/mp4" />
  <source src="/media/godfather.ogg" type="video/ogg" />
  <track src="/media/godfather.srt" kind="subtitles" srclang="es" label="Spanish subtitle" />
</video>

Using label

The label attribute specifies the title of the text track.

This value will be used by the browser when listing available text tracks.


Syntax

<track src="URL" label="text">

Values

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Value Description
text Track text title.

Browser support

Here is when label support started for each browser:

Chrome
23.0 Nov 2012
Firefox
31.0 Jul 2014
IE/Edge
10.0 Sep 2012
Opera
12.1 Nov 2012
Safari
6.0 Jul 2012

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