The official flash tech for the videojs player.
NOTE: This should only be used with Video.js >= 6.0.0 as the flash tech is build into versions before that!
Table of Contents
- Adding the Flash Tech to video.js
- Force Flash playback
npm install --save videojs-flash
The npm installation is preferred, but Bower works, too.
bower install --save videojs-flash
You can also use it via a CDN:
Adding the Flash Tech to video.js
To include videojs-flash on your website or web application, use any of the following methods.
This is the simplest case. Get the script in whatever way you prefer and include the tech after you include video.js, so that the
videojs global is available.
When using with Browserify, install videojs-flash via npm and
require the tech as you would any other module.
var videojs = ;// The actual tech function is registered to video.js automatically; so, there// is no need to assign it to a variable.;
When using with RequireJS (or another AMD library), get the script in whatever way you prefer and
require the tech as you normally would:
Force Flash playback
By default techs are used in the order in which they are registered. This means that the HTML5 tech that is buildin to video.js is going to be registered first and thus prioritized. To change this you will have to change the
techOrder option on video.js. See examples below
NOTE: video.js and flash are already included in these example
Prioritize the flash tech over the HTML5 tech, but fallback to the HTML5 tech if the Flash tech does not work.
If you don't want to fallback to the HTML5 and only want to use the Flash tech you can do this:
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