Audio does not play automatically in Safari

Document created by Community User on Oct 11, 2017Last modified by Community User on Oct 12, 2017
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Symptom
When testing in the Safari browser, the MAP Growth K-2, Screening K-2, or Skills Checklist test does not read instructions or play other audio automatically.

Explanation
Safari 11 disables auto-play audio by default on all websites.

Solution
Re-enable auto-play for the test site. To do this:
  1. Navigate to http://test.mapnwea.org.
  2. Open the Safari menu and select Settings for This Website…
  3. Change the Auto-Play setting from Never Auto-Play or Stop Media with Sound to Allow All Auto-Play.
    allow all auto play
  4. Click away from the settings window to dismiss it.
  5. If necessary, refresh the test window to reload the question and allow audio to play automatically.

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000003482

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