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JW Player Developer Site
JW Player 6 is the world's most popular HTML5/Flash embeddable media player for websites. It supports a wide array of desktop browsers, mobile devices and media formats. It is open-source and easy to configure, customise and extend.
This developer site contains resources for engineers interested in the JW Player roadmap. See the following locations for more extensive resources:
- JW Player product pages for general info, pricing and download.
- JW Player documentation for technical capabilities and setup.
- JW Player support forums for feedback and community support.
This site provides two SDKs, for designers respectively developers who want to extend the player's functionality in different ways:
- JW6 Plugin SDK for developers. Includes documentation, build tools, sample plugins and a testing page.
- JW6 Skin SDK for designers. Includes documentation, example skins and a testing page.
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JW Player can be compiled using the free, cross-platform Flex SDK. We do not provide any assistance with doing so. Note the sources of the Pro, Premium and Ads editions are not freely available.
A list of open issues can be found under the ticket browser. Tickets can be ordered by type (bug, enhancement, etc) and/or component (embedding, advertising, skinning, etc). See for example: