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Pause and continue of setInterval

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I'm trying to figure out how to get setInterval to behave the way I want.  Basically, I have the following code:

var setinterval_video = setInterval(function() {
	do something
}, 60000);

var ispaused = false;
if (!ispaused) {
	clearInterval(setinterval_video);
}

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Any help is greatly appreciated.

My objective is to be able to pause the interval and continue it somehow.  In other words, if I pause video, the setinterval_video should pause as well, but once I unpause the video, the interval should continue where it left off.  I know that clearInterval literally clears it and then you must start a new one, but there has to be a way to continue it where it left off.
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