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NEW: I just update compatibility information. Jplayer 1.6.x is compatible with Joomla! 2.5

NEW: Added option to play video with srt subtitles and more features... For activate subtitles use 4. parameter in tag. Subtitles support styling. Example: {flv}your-flv-video|640|480|0|1{/flv}

JPlayer is simple flash player plugin for Joomla! based on flash player "JW Player".
Plugin is a fork of AllVideos plugin (by JoomlaWorks). JPlayer have simplified code without unnecessary functions but enhanced with lots of usefull features.

Supporter file formats: flv, mp4, mp3, xml playlist, youtube video, srt subtitles.

Features:
- stream local file or remote file
- play video with subtitles (with styling)
- play files from xml playlist
- play Youtube video
- display a preview image
- your website logo in player window
- skinable player
- can switch to older player version without JW Player logo
- enable or disable fullscreen, autoplay, shuffle and more options
- debug mode for help solving problems

Why?
- easy to use
- lots of tunable parameters
- play video with subtitles
- simple and fast without unnecessary functions
- support Joomla! 1.5 and Joomla! 1.6

Use:
After installing and enabling plugin, in WYSIWYG editor use plugin tags {format}filename|width|height|autoplay|subtitles{/format} or simple {format}filename{/format} with default settings.
With local media use filename without file extension, with remote media use filename with file extension.
If you want use preview for video file (instead of black background), place png image (name like video file) to directory with video file. If you want use jpg image rename file extension jpg to png, player can use it ;)
In remote video must have subtitle file or preview image file video extension in name too (example: your-remote-flv.flv.png).

All supported tags:
{flv} {flvremote} {mp3} {mp3playlist} {mp3remote} {mp4} {mp4remote} {videoplaylist} {youtube}

Examples:
{flv}your-flv-video{/flv}
{flv}your-flv-video|||1{/flv}
{mp4}your-mp4-video|600|450|1{/mp4}
{mp3}your-music{/mp3}
{mp3}your-music|600||{/mp3}
{mp3}your-music|600|20|true{/mp3}
{mp3playlist}your-mp3playlist{/mp3playlist}
{flvremote}http://vault.futurama.sk/video.flv{/flvremote}
{videoplaylist}videoplaylist|600|450|1{/videoplaylist}
{youtube}ZN5PoW7_kdA{/youtube}

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2014-03-13
Reviews: 3
Thanks for this plugin, before i find this plugin i have to use player into raw code, now its much easier for me to add multimedia feature into my websites.
2013-09-24
Reviews: 1
I was not able to find any other Video PlayList plugin and so I decided to just try the latest version (plg_jplayer-1.6.1.zip) with Joomla 3.0.3 (in which I am building the website).

It is working very smoothly and exactly how required. I ran into a little problem with the playlist part. Only the first video played in the playlist and not others. I configured the player version as 4.7.811 instead of 4.3.132 and the PlayList worked too!
2013-04-21
Reviews: 1
Wow.. JPlayer is easy to install without a fuss! I recommend to everyone who wanted to have audio/video in their website.

Anyway ... it would have been better if youtube can use srt that resides in our website. I hope in the next version this will be implemented. Or is there a work around that this could be accomplished?
2013-01-01
Reviews: 2
Thank you! After downloading 3 plugins, this one worked like a charm! I keep having cross browser issues; the others played great in firefox browser, but not in ie9, or chrome or safari.....and finding this fix for a "know enough to be dangerous code person" was daunting....you saved me! Bravo!
2012-12-06
Reviews: 3
I had been using another youtube plugin that worked great on my 1.5x site, but it was never updated for joomla 2.5 - 3.0. This worked with 0 configuration, it even uses the same youtube tags, so I don't have to rewrite all my articles. Great job on this, saved me lots of time when cloning & migrating my old site to a new server.
2012-10-02
Reviews: 1
I just installed jplayer in my website and it looks great. Thanks to the developers.
2012-09-18
Reviews: 1
This is an excellent plugin.
You should consider adding more languages.
:-)
2012-08-15
Reviews: 2
it dont work . i have read all the doc and still i cant get it to work .. i upload it but i cant find where the player is im lost
2012-06-18
Reviews: 9
I have been really amazed at the ease of installing, tell the player file location and leave everything else the way JPlayer installed. That is all I needed to do which is as much anyone without Joomla experience would hope.

The player was an answer to many other players and streaming which was complicated and unreliable.

This loads as it plays in FAST START.

Thank you for giving more time to do what I know which doesn't involve developing plugins and coding to make them work.
2012-06-02
Reviews: 2
I've used this extension (plugin) on several of my joomla websites and it works as advertised. It's very simple to use and hasn't been a day of trouble on any of my three sites.

Thank you for making this plugin.
2012-05-14
Reviews: 1
Hi,

First of all great work thank you!

I am just wondering if the ?wmode=transparent works fine as I am having trouble with the menu hiding behind the youtube video, although transparency was set to "yes".

Thanks!
2012-05-11
Reviews: 3
Hi
Excellent component and good service although I am still awaiting a response from my last email ;-)
Would recommend to all.
Owner's reply

I did not recieve e-mail from you. I check spambox and is not here.

PS: JPlayer is plugin :)

2012-05-09
Reviews: 4
The plugin is very good, but there in not anny support...
2012-05-08
Reviews: 2
I used this plugin on all their sites. Everything is working fine.
Joomla 1.5 - 2.5
Owner's reply

Thanks for review. I added Joomla! 2.5 compatibility button.

2012-05-07
Reviews: 1
It also work in Joomla 2.5, maybe if you ADD button also for this version. This plugin is amazing.
Owner's reply

Thanks for review. I added Joomla! 2.5 compatibility button.

2012-05-04
Reviews: 8
Just like mentioned above...download it, install it, juse it. Simple, eh?
2012-04-26
Reviews: 2
Great function and easy to use.
Thank you very much.
2012-03-23
Reviews: 3
I tried a lot of the other popular extensions/plugins bout found JPlayer the best extension for my needs: it's a simple extension that just works out of the box. Period :-)
2012-03-20
Reviews: 5
This is a very nice player, simple and effective.
Only: I want to add different subtitles (translations) to 1 video and this is not possible, you can only add |1 at the end to activate the subtitles.

Is there a way that it can be done?
Owner's reply

No, this is not possible. Player support only 1 subtitle file.

2012-02-10
Reviews: 2
I'm using videoplayist. To every track I put info tags, but it doesn't show that info on my web. I did it like in example. I don't get it what's the problem. Also I discovered that you can put only one annotation tag, it shows only the last one.
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