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JBGMusic ModulePlugin

We are pleased to announce the release of the new version of JBGMusic.

Let your Joomla site be heard! This is a simple way to add continuous background audio to your Joomla site. To install module, just download, setup your audio files, setup the module, publish and voila! you have sound.
To add to content use the plugin version or install both, combine and enjoy!

Module Feature list.
* New version uses HTML5/CSS3 Audio tag
* Fallback to flash player on older browsers
* Modify button look with CSS
* Allows you to loop background music/sound
* Put a list of audio files the module can choose from, so have different music everytime!
* Random Play or create a playlist
* Shuffle Play
* Very unobtrusive, you wouldn't even know it's there.
* For more control, you can publish the media controls
* Make copies (see faq) to have different audio lists for different pages.
* Audio/Music will continue on page changes. (Non-frame solution)
* does not require any modification of core module or any modules.

Known Issues: Audio resume is simulated only therefore pauses or skipping may occur between pages.

Plugin Feature list
* Ability to embed music in your content.
* Add the controllers, to have an alternative to reading, now your site is sight-challenged ready.
* Ability to autostart audio or give the controls to user.
* Have multiple copies in one document content.

Changelog:
08/29/2014 - modified js code to have a repair inconsistent autoplay function
10/25/2013 - bug fix for no loop not working on reload
02/5/2013 - used mp3 as default source for Chrome
- module can now be upgraded without uninstalling
- corrected missing audio when not set to playlist
- added code to prevent notices of undefined variables from showing.
12/17/2012 - Added option to turn off alerts, sometimes browsers misfire, this will prevent the alerts from poping, just make sure you have both audio versions.
11/5/2012 - Added code to alert for missing audio files (HTML5 player). Both .ogg and .mp3 files are required
Removed obfuscation on main php file.
10/12/2012 - Added code to revert back to legacy Flash player for Safari 5.1.7 (not HTML5 compliant)
Added code to revert back to legacy Flash player for Opera 12 for Windows (not 100% HTML5 stable)
Added code to revert back to legacy Flash player for Firefox 3.x (not HTML5 compliant)
added code that will automatically detect and revert back
to legacy Flash player (Flash plugin required) for these browsers
10/9/12 Released for Joomla 3.0
9/30/12 HTML5 player modified to allow Playlist play
Random Play is now active in HTML5 player
Shuffle play is now active in HTML5 player
Excess space left by unique code removal in Flash player is now removed.
Fixed bugs.

08/19/12 Updated HTML5 player
Added code

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2014-09-26
Reviews: 1
Hi !!!
Good module, but not working with Opera browser. Please FIX this problem.
2014-03-22
Reviews: 1
Works very good, very easy to use and the only free module I could find for playing music on the background of a website.
They respond very quick if you leave a question so KEEP UP THE GOOD WORK!
2013-09-23
Reviews: 6
Very very good!!! Does exactly what they say and work perfectly. Easy to install!! I seriously love this extension. I can't say I agree with demanding a payment to remove the "powered by" backlink..seems to go against open source spirit. Other than that great work guys!!!
2013-06-09
Reviews: 1
Great module and great support. I had an issue installing (my own mistakes, not theirs) and they fixed it for me. Love it!
2012-11-17
Reviews: 1
The onyl one working of this kind for joomla 1.6 and above :D
Now with support for all browsers with mp3/ogg is also smarter!
I just have a problem with non-flash mode of the player, having big square buttons with rounded borders with a green joomla banner on the corner instead of the player buttons, and on mouseover they becomes a little bigger. Am i the only one with this problem?
Owner's reply

Please do send us a support email so we can help you out. BTW, the issue are having should not happen.

2012-10-09
Reviews: 1
This is very simple module. But; dont work with AntiCopy plugin. If used Anticopy plugin; must select and copy allow on AntiCopy plugin.
Owner's reply

Thank you for reviewing JBGMusic. Unfortunately, we can not test the module with all the modules/plugins/templates for Joomla.

We can try to make it work for you if we receive a support request from you.

2012-07-27
Reviews: 1
I would say the jbgmusic module is a cut above the rest in terms of the auto start feature when you navigate your site if you enable that feature.

there is still room for improvement but it was worth my purchase.
2012-07-25
Reviews: 2
Hello!!!

This is a great extension, module... But unfortunately is not working with latest versions of: Opera and Mozilla FireFox.

Please make this module compatible with that Web Browsers!!!

Thank you so much!!!
Owner's reply

Thank you for bringing the bug to our attention. We have fixed the bug, and hopefully it will run in your Firefox installation.

2012-04-15
Reviews: 4
Thank you for you great work, the module working without problem.
But you shouldn't encrypte the code.
Your work is very useful, but I can't / won't use unknown codes on my sites!
Owner's reply

Hello, thank you for evaluating our module. The code was obfuscated not to hide anything but to prevent unauthorized removal of the backlink. We guarantee that the code is clean of anything naughty.

2012-04-02
Reviews: 3
Great extantion!
Easy to use... And has good flexibility for me! Would recommend!
Thank you for it!
2012-03-09
Reviews: 8
I've tried several modules and plugins for audio playback, but this surpassed all in simplicity and effectiveness. I downloaded, installed, configured and ready: it worked immediately without problems!
2011-12-03
Reviews: 3
I wanted STRICTLY a background music app for a website, and this one DID THE TRICK so easily. Tiny download, simple to install, VERY EASY module parameters... and BAM! worked like a charm!
Keep up the good work!
- LN
2011-11-21
Reviews: 2
Small and light. Does not eat CPU resources. The best for backgroung music. Be aware of using large and massive MP3 files - that could interrups smooth playing when changing pages. If you are looking for playlist support and operation, i'd probably recomend another product. This product is for a smooth backgroung music for an entire site.
2011-11-14
Reviews: 3
I was looking to have a short 30 sec audio ad play upon the entry to my site, and this module was the PERFECT match! It was super simple to install and setup. I had it working in only a matter of minutes!
2011-11-01
Reviews: 1
Not only this extension is great and really easy to use, but the developers are very fast and pro to solve a problem (my mistake). I recommand twice if no more.
2011-06-21
Reviews: 7
Hi,

I have downloaded this extension and used it on a website built for one of my clients.

Installation and set up was a breeze.

Background music worked well.

HOWEVER, after completing the development I have checked the validation which came up pretty shocking - as 11 errors, all in this extension.

So had to uninstall - what a shame. If it would validate it would be 5 star product!
Owner's reply

Hi, reviewed the code, and I have added modifications to the code so that it conforms and validates according to http://validator.w3.org/

Please see demo page.

2011-04-28
Reviews: 1
Finally a player that continues to play when I change page, I've been looking for one for some time now.. Thanks, great job overall!
2010-10-16
Reviews: 1
This plugin and module are very easy to configure and use.
agreed with the rest as in it keep on restarting every time the page change.
Owner's reply

Hello, you may want to check out the latest version 1.5. I have changed to a flash player and audio should continue between page changes.

2009-12-05
Reviews: 2
I really agree with analographi
Well, its a music player, that is ok! Thats what it is and doesent differenciate from many others.

I would like to have a solution for background music which does not restart every time I click on a link on my site. Is there any solution to listen to the song while browsing (and clicking sublinks) at my website?
Owner's reply

Hello, you may want to check out the latest version 1.5. I have changed to a flash player and audio should continue between page changes.

2009-08-26
Reviews: 4
Well, its a music player, that is ok.

But it's totally useless for real background music because it does restart the music everytime the user navigates somewhere else within the site.
Owner's reply

Hello, you may want to check out the latest JBGMusic version 1.5. I have changed player and audio should continue between page changes.

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