What is JW Player?
JW Player is the world's most popular HTML5/Flash embeddable media player for websites. It supports a wide array of platforms (including robust mobile support) and media formats. It is open-source and easy to c...Jun 23, 2014 09:17AM EDT
New to JW Player? Get started with some of our basic guides! Embedding Basics These guides will explain the initial steps required for getting your player up and running. Standard Video Embed ...Jun 04, 2014 07:13PM EDT
How many versions of JW6 are available? We offer 4 editions of JW Player 6: JW Player Free, JW Player Pro, JW Player Premium, and JW Player Enterprise, which includes JW Player Ads. Visit our JW Player Pri...Sep 23, 2014 02:06PM EDT
Licensing and Payments FAQ
Questions about your payments and/or license terms? We're here to help. Table Of Contents Do I need a license? How do I purchase a license? When do I need an ads license? Why is my playe...Jun 16, 2014 10:43AM EDT
Player Features FAQ
Which file formats are supported on which devices? We have a great guide available about this here. This mentions which playback methods are supported across most popular devices. How do you integrate...Jul 03, 2014 10:46AM EDT
What's New in JW Player 6.x?
This page enumerates all changes for the various JW Player 6 releases. We release a new update roughly every 2 months. Table Of Contents Version 6.12 - 2/24/2015 Version 6.11 - 11/20/2014 V...Feb 25, 2015 10:59AM EST
JW Player Hosting Limits
What do these hosting limits on my dashboard mean? These hosting limits reflect a free service that we provide to all JW Player users. These 5 uploads and 500 hosted streams per month are intended to be us...Nov 17, 2014 01:07PM EST
How Do I Publish My First Video?
Welcome! We're excited to help you get started. JW Player makes it easy to publish a video that will play everywhere. This simple tutorial will walk you through embedding your first video with JW Player. ...Mar 19, 2015 12:49PM EDT