WKWebViewConfiguration allowsInlineMediaPlayback property cannot be set

Number:rdar://23903610 Date Originated:2015/12/15
Status:Duplicate/15911425 Resolved:Closed
Product:iOS SDK Product Version:iOS 9.2
Classification:Serious Bug Reproducible:Always
The allowsInlineMediaPlayback property of the WKWebViewConfiguration cannot be set

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Create a WKWebView object
2. Set the WKWebView's configuration property to a new WKWebViewConfiguration object
3. Set the configuration property's allowsInlineMediaPlayback property to YES

Expected Results:
The allowsInlineMediaPlayback property is set to YES

Actual Results:
The allowsInlineMediaPlayback property is still set to NO

iOS 9.2


iPhone 6s



Apple fixed it Aug 28 2015: https://github.com/WebKit/webkit/commit/fd28634d955d2ae14aceaff050568a9dfa1c42ba Previously inline playback was restricted. Needless to say it will be awhile before the fix lands into iOS 9 proper or it may never, and land in iOS 10.

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