It plays any kind of video file that Flash Player supports ( FLV / H.264 encoded video including MP4, M4V, M4A, MOV, Mp4v, F4V), YouTube and Stream Videos. The code is very clean and it's easy to customize the player's design.
Supports MPEG-4 standard container files that contain video and audio H.264 / AAC encoded including MP4, M4V, M4A, MOV, Mp4v, F4V, FLV.
Live videos are now supported.
Video ads are now supported.
The player is better adapted for use on content delivery networks: SMIL files are now supported.
You don't need to worry to reposition the controls, all that you need to do is to place on stage an instance of the VideoPlayer movieclip and the components will reposition automatically.
Interactive elements of the player can have an auto-resizeable tooltip.
AutoHide controls bar
You can set the player to autohide the controls bar after a number of seconds of inactivity.
Customizable controls bar
Complete customization of the controls bar via the settings file.
You can set an image for video that will be displayed when the video is stopped and if showPreviewImage = "true"
Link to this video - you can provide a link to the page where you put the video player;
Embed this video - it will generate code lines that visitors can use to embed the player on other sites;
Share With Friends (SWF) - the visitors may send an email to a provided email address; the email can be html and you can edit the template used for this email
Sometimes, when you play a video from another site, it's a good idea to display a watermark; you can find some options in the XML file for watermark.
Double Click listener
You can click on the video to go in FullScreen mode or come back to Normal mode.
You can play rtmp, as well as rtmpe.
Captions / Subtitles
You can now add your texts / comments or even subtitles to your videos by simply writing them in a xml, srt or sub file (in the standard format, provided as an example with the download). Remember to provide the name of the captions/subtitle file in the settings.xml.
OOP based code, clean and easy for maintenance.
Options set in xml file
The XML file has four sections: Options, Colors, Videos and Share With Friends (SWF).
- To be able to use the Share With Friends feature you need to have PHP on your server.