html5 video player with simplest controls (only play and pause)

Somehow, there are really little tutorials out there for html5 video and audio playback. I simply want to embed video and audio files with customized controls. However, the controls should be...

How do I detect if the HTML5 autoplay attribute is supported?

How do I best detect whether a browser's HTML5 video element supports autoplay? On current iOS Safari, for example, autoplay is disabled. Update: I now designed the web page in such a way that it...

Problem with JW Player Embed Code - Flash with HTML5 Fallback

I'm trying to setup my page to play a video with the following specs: Use licensed JW player Flash player to be used, HTML5 fall back I'd also like to provide alternative file formats for the...

Video will not play in JW Player on Android

I cannot get JW Player to play anything on an Android device (real or emulated). In fact, even the default video and default setup that comes packaged in the JW Player download will not play! I've...

Permanent link to a HTML5 video source on YouTube

I am trying to embed a video hosted on YouTube (WebM file) and play it using a specially modified HTML5 video player. The video source looks like...

html5 video tag not working in android phonegap

I have created application in android phonegap.I want to play video using html5 video player. My code is: <!DOCTYPE html> <html> <head> <title>Video.js | HTML5 Video Player</title> ...

HTTP Streaming from VLC freezes after 15 seconds

I'm trying to use VLC to create a live http stream from a ubuntu desktop to an html5 video tag. Here's the command I use to create the stream: [email protected]:~$ vlc screen:// --screen-left=67...

Youtube autoplay not working on mobile devices with embedded HTML5 player

To my problem, i have one link <a href="http://www.youtube.com/embed/YT-ID" class="overlay_video"></a>. I want to play the video by clicking the link in a fancybox overlay window. This is not a...

HTML5 video full screen on mobile browsers (android)

After a huge research I didn't find any answer to my question yet. I wanted to achieve my goal with FullScreenAPI but it is not supported in any mobile browser (except Firefox 19 and Blackberry...

HTML5 track captions not showing

I am trying to make the simplest html5 video player in the world: <!DOCTYPE html> <html> <head> <meta charset="utf-8"> <title>ST Media Player</title> </head> <body> ...

Enabling HTML5 video playback in android WebView?

I am building a simple webview application which is now displaying a website filled with short video clips, using the HTML5 video player. Everything runs ok in the default android web browser but...

m3u8 & RTMP & RTSP Playbacks on FlowPlayer or JWPlayer?

Actually mine is Wowza behind. It comes out with following streams for my...

Display video duration from videoJS

I am working on an HTML5 video player with jQuery. For now I have my video player working very well but I want to get the variable for the video duration and show/display it in pure HTML page. So...

Video player shows black border

I use a HTML5 video player and it works, but it shows a 1/2 pixel border on the right side. I already checked if it was because the video itself and I tried to set border:solid 0px black; but...

Mapping .mp4.001 and .mp4.002 files into a player

I have been looking for a way in which I can map two split files into an online player. For example if I have .mp4.001 file and .mp4.002 file in one folder VLC media player automatically finds all...

Disable Right-Clicking In HTML5 Video?

I'm using an HTML5 video player on my website and I want to disable right-clicking on all my videos. I tried using this code and it doesn't work: <script...

Viewing HTML5 video with captions offline

I am trying to implement an HTML5 video player for viewing local videos using a local HTML file, and I would like to have VTT captions and subtitles capability. I am currently using VideoJS for...

How to display local video with local subtitles (without webserver)

I am searching for a cross-browser video solution able to display local video using a local HTML file, with local subtitles (.srt files). I have tried different players (VideoJS, jwPlayer, HTML5...

Html5 videos not displaying

I have a couple of videos uploaded to Hostgator (my hosting service), and I'm displaying them on a page with the HTML5 video player. The video is there (I know because I can hear the audio,) but...

Control YouTube player from a Chrome extension

I am developing a Google Chrome extension that needs to take over all the controls of a YouTube video (play, pause, next, previous, change the volume, start video at X seconds, etc). I tried the...

Remove progress bar from html5 video player in full screen

I have a video element on my page with code below <video autoplay="" audiovolume="100" src="blob:https%3A//cccxxx.com/ccde5479" class="OT_video-element" style="transform: rotate(0deg); top:...

Youtube-dl library and ERROR 403: Forbidden when using generated direct link by youtube-dl from different locations

I have a problem with youtube-dl library (https://rg3.github.io/youtube-dl/). I use youtube-dl not for directly downloading videos by this library, instead I first generate link using command...

Custom video player inside a Android WebView

I have investigated some browsers in Android. They can play a video with their custom player when users click the html5 video tag item in a Webview. How to do this? More specifically, how to get...

How to concatenate multiple MP4 videos with FFMPEG without audio sync issues?

I have been trying to concatenate a number of MP4 clips (h264,aac) using the FFMPEG concat protocol documented here. The clips concatenate successfully, however there are multiple errors in the...

How can you make Video.JS skip forwards and backwards 15 seconds?

The Play pause button works for HTML5 video and this Video.JS. I am not sure why the other functions don't work for video.js, even though they work for HTML5 video? What can I do to make video JS...

How to dynamically change html5 video source?

I'm using flowplayer to render live videos. On button click, I want to dynamically change the src (video url) to a different url. This needs to work well on most of the mobile devices (ios and...

Video - can't hide timeline on safari

I have a default HTML5 video player on site. <video controls="controls"> <source src="https://example.local/videos/video-1.mp4" type="video/mp4"> . </video> The client wants to hide the...

How to show overlay on Plyr (html5 video player) when in Fullscreen?

I have an application that plays SVG overlayed an HTMl5 vido tag (using Plyr HTML5 player). This works great until the user clicks the "Enter Fullscreen" option. This worked when using a previous...

How to hide html5 video controls on iOS 12

HTML5 video player has been showing controls only in iOS 12.x.x even when the controls are set to false in video tag but all other browsers are working fine and don't show the controls. The...

HLS Player: Clear video.js buffer on click

I have two live videos feeding an encoder which creates H.264 chunk files and an HLS manifest which is being served by an apache web server. A browser page using video.js shows a player. Pressing...