Animated gif not playing

Hi I 'm just trying to use a little animated gif as a loading animation while my other jquery loads, but it won’t play. If I open the gif in a separate browser window it plays.

So is it because I uploaded it with file type of image?

ok thats what it was. If you upload it as file and then in html asset put in an img tag it works =)

I 100% agreed with you on this one. This is what I created: