The web implementation of
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.
Mixing audio with other audio sources
VideoPlayerOptions.mixWithOthers option can't be implemented in web, at least at the moment. If you use this option it will be silently ignored.
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: