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    HTML5 <audio> or <video> player with Flash and Silverlight shims that mimics the HTML5 MediaElement API, enabling a consistent UI in all browsers.
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    One file. Any browser. Same UI.

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    MediaElementPlayer: HTML5 <video> and <audio> player

    A complete HTML/CSS audio/video player built on top MediaElement.js.

    In general, MediaElement.js supports IE11+, MS Edge, Chrome, Firefox, Safari, iOS 8+ and Android 4.0+.

    It is strongly recommended to read the entire documentation and check the demo folder to get the most out of this package. Visit here to start.

    Installation and Usage

    The full documentation on how to install MediaElement.js is available at Installation.

    A brief guide on how to create and use instances of MediaElement available at Usage.

    Additional features can be found at

    API and Configuration

    MediaElement.js has many options that you can take advantage from. Visit API and Configuration for more details.

    Also, a Utilities/Features guide is available for development. Visit Utilities/Features for more details.

    Guidelines for Contributors

    If you want to contribute to improve this package, please read Guidelines.

    Useful resources

    A compilation of useful articles can be found here.

    Change Log

    Changes available at Change Log.


    For migrating mediaelement see Migration guide.

    TODO list

    IMPORTANT: Before posting an issue, it is strongly encouraged to read the whole documentation since it covers the majority of scenarios exposed in prior issues.

    New features and pending bugs can be found at TODO list.

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