What is the offline error message? Whenever a live stream or a VOD is offline or is having an issue, you will see a offline error message on top of your video content. To learn more about the reasons why you receive an offline error message, check out the following articles: – for live channels […]
What is a player theme? DaCast HTML5 video player is a white label player. It means there is no DaCast branding on it. On top of that, a player theme allows you to brand the player at your own colors. You can create as many player themes at you want and use different player themes for […]
Through the use of Player Themes, you can: – Change the colors of the player – Add a watermark and control its placement and size – Alter the package “side pan” (force open for example) Player themes are found under PREFERENCES at the top and then PLAYER CUSTOMIZATION.
DaCast discontinued the built-in chat feature, so that we can instead deliver to a wider range of mobile devices. Alternative Chat Options: If you are looking for a chat client to feature alongside the player, DaCast recommends the following: ChatWing Very easy to setup and embed, this platform also offers administration features (remove unwanted chatters) […]
This module allows you to easily use the Flow instead of the default DaCast player through a simple shortcut that can be added to the JS embed code (found under PUBLISH SETTINGS). To enable this, you just have to add the attribute player=”flow” to the embed code as follows: <script id=”177_f_89314” width=”640″ height=”480″ player = “flow” […]
JW Player is a product by LongTail Video. It is a video player that can be integrated on websites, similar to the default DaCast player. If you wish to use a JW Player in place of the DaCast one, please sign into your DaCast account and check the APIs to use different players. Please […]