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Why can't I play the audio file using startAudioMixing or playEffect on Android 10?

Type: Integration issues    Platform: Android   Last Updated: 2021/08/24 22:56:56

Issue description

Cannot play an mp3, mp4, or any other music format using startAudioMixing or playEffect on Android 10.


This is caused by an Android permission limit. If targetSdkVersion ≥ 29, you need to add relevant app privileges to play the a music file.


For Android projects with targetSdkVersion ≥ 29, add the following line in the application zone of the AndroidManifest.xml file to play the music file:


For more Android permission settings and considerations, see Add project permissions.