The web implementation of
Please set your constraint to
video_player_web: '>=0.1.y+x <2.0.0'
Backward compatible 1.0.0 version is coming
The plugin has reached a stable API, we guarantee that version
1.0.0 will be backward compatible with
video_player_web: '>=0.1.y+x <2.0.0' as your dependency constraint to allow a smoother ecosystem migration.
For more details see: https://github.com/flutter/flutter/wiki/Package-migration-to-1.0.0
This package is the endorsed implementation of
video_player for the web platform since version
0.10.5, so it gets automatically added to your application by depending on
No further modifications to your
pubspec.yaml should be required in a recent enough version of Flutter (
... dependencies: ... video_player: ^0.10.5 ...
Once you have the correct
video_player dependency in your pubspec, you should
be able to use
package:video_player as normal, even from your web code.
The Web platform does not suppport
dart:io, so attempts to create a
VideoPlayerController.file will throw an
Playing videos without prior interaction with the site might be prohibited by the browser and lead to runtime errors. See also: https://goo.gl/xX8pDD.
Different web browsers support different sets of video codecs.
Check MDN's Web video codec guide to learn more about the pros and cons of each video codec.
What codecs are supported?
Visit caniuse.com: 'video format' for a breakdown of which browsers support what codecs. You can customize charts there for the users of your particular website(s).
Here's an abridged version of the data from caniuse, for a Global audience: