Frequently Asked

  •   What is JW Player?

    JW Player is the world's most popular embeddable media player for websites. It supports a wide array of platforms, browsers, and media formats. It is open-source software which is easy to configure, customize, ...

    Jul 21, 2015 02:25PM EDT
  •   Publisher FAQ

    Table Of Contents Media Format and Browser Support Embedding JW Player YouTube Support Streaming to JW Player Customizing and Branding License Info and Upgrades Additional Informati...

    Jul 21, 2015 04:35PM EDT
  •   Advanced FAQ

    Table Of Contents Video Advertising Basics Using the JW Player API Tracking Use Protecting Content Additional Information This section is for users who are looking to extend...

    Jul 21, 2015 04:37PM 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 p...

    Jul 21, 2015 02:28PM EDT
  •   JW Player 7 Release Notes

    This page lists all changes for the various JW Player 7 releases. JW Player 6 release notes can be found here. Table Of Contents Version 7.2.3 - Beta Version 7.2.2 - 11/18/2015 Version ...

    Nov 25, 2015 01:53PM EST
  •   Migration from JW6 to JW7

    Table Of Contents General Changes Removed Features License Key Changes API Changes Skinning Changes New Provider Model The JW Player you know and love has taken a giant l...

    Sep 03, 2015 05:46PM EDT
  •   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. Befo...

    Jul 30, 2015 06:06PM EDT
  •   Using Player Release Channels

    Overview JW Player supports a number of different release channels. We use these channels to roll out updates to cloud-hosted players for integration testing, starting with Beta channel builds every two we...

    Nov 12, 2015 11:53AM EST
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