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How do you disable JWPLAYER from responding to tap events?

I was requested to disable the JW Player embedded on a web page from responding to tap and click events from android phones and iPhones.
So far, I have managed to disable the player from responding to clicks and failed to do the same in response to tap events using the code below:


Is there a function for tap events like .onDisplayClick or any other workaround?

Solutions or suggestions would be appreciated.

Thank you in advance.

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JW Player Support Agent  
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I usually handle this by overlaying a div on the player to intercept the tap events:

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