Web platform implementation of video_player
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.
Supported Formats #
Different web browsers support different sets of video codecs.
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: