Browser Plugin

Menu path: Setup > Sessions > Media Player > Media Player Global > Browser Plugin

In this area, you can configure video output for the media player browser plugin.

  • Video output: Specifies the video output method.
    Possible values:
    • Default: The setting under Setup > Sessions > Media Player > Media Player Global > Video will be used.
    • Auto: The video output method will be set depending on availability. The following options will be queried in this order. Examples: If available, hardware acceleration will be used. If hardware acceleration is not available but the X video extension is, the X video extension will be used.
    • Hardware accelerated: Hardware acceleration will be used.
    • X video extension: The images will be written to the graphics card memory using shared memory. Hardware acceleration will be used.
    • X Window System: Video will be output via the X11 protocol. Hardware acceleration will not be used.
  • Aspect ratio: Aspect ratio for video playback
    Possible values:
    • Default: The setting under Setup > Sessions > Media Player > Media Player Global > Window will be used.
    • Auto: The aspect ratio of the playback window will adapt to the video being played.
    • Square:
    • 4:3 (TV)
    • 16:9 (widescreen)
    • 2.11:1 (DVB)
Last update: March 21, 2019