Video format for mobile

Colin Holgate colinholgate at
Thu Apr 9 18:34:38 EDT 2020

Only H.264/AAC is acceptable!

Have you tried setting hardware acceleration rendering to be on?

Have you tried including a small video file in the app, to help rule out security issues?

> On Apr 9, 2020, at 4:10 PM, J. Landman Gay via use-livecode <use-livecode at> wrote:
> On 4/9/20 3:41 PM, Colin Holgate via use-livecode wrote:
>> A long time ago it was possible to work around hardware acceleration issues by playing the video at a different size. That is, a 1920x1080 playback would fail and a 1920x1081 would work. It was just a trick to force the player to use software instead of hardware.
> I have a hard deadline in a short time. If necessary we'll have to convert at least a few of the videos to something else if the problem isn't resolved by dp4.
> What codec is acceptable?
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