Players in HTML5 - ETA for Full Functionality?

Peter TB Brett peter.brett at
Wed Feb 24 05:12:35 EST 2016

On 08/02/2016 14:37, Martin Koob wrote:
> I tried the same thing with a remote URL to an mp4 video file.  Same result
> it plays in the IDE but not in HTML5.
> I checked your bug report
> and see that the response from Peter Brett that 'Player support has not yet
> been implemented in the HTML5 engine'.
> Hopefully Peter can respond here with an ETA for Player support in the HTML5
> engine.
> What types of video and audio files will it be expected to play?

Hi Martin and Brahmanathaswami,

There is no current ETA for implementing player support in the HTML5 
engine.  I can confirm that it *won't* be in LiveCode 8.0, however.


Dr Peter Brett <peter.brett at>
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