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    Setting Player Properties

    This topic provides an overview on how to modify player settings in the Players module.

    To configure or edit player settings, open the Players module and click on a player name. To edit the player properties, click an item in the left navigation menu.

    The following player properties can be configured:

    Player Information

    The Player Information properties are used to configure the player name, sizing, aspect ratio, dimensions update mode and version. For more information, see Setting Player Information Properties.

    Styling

    The Styling properties are used to configure the player type, player appearance, colors and a player overlay. For more information, see Styling Players.

    Playback

    The Playback properties are used to configure the video playback options. For more information, see Configuring Player Playback Properties.

    Controls

    The Controls properties are used to configure the controls that appear in the player control bar. For more information, see Configuring Player Controls.

    Social

    The Social properties are used to configure the social options for the player. For more information, see Configuring the Social Properties for a Player.

    Plugins

    Plugins use a combination of HTML, JavaScript and/or CSS to customize the behavior of the player. Plugins can be developed to:

    • Modify the default behavior of a player
    • Add functionality to a player
    • Customize player appearance

    For more information, see Configuring Player Plugins.

    End Screens

    The End Screens properties are used to configure what is displayed when a video ends. For more information, see Configuring the Player Endscreen.

    Advertising

    The Advertising properties are used to enable IMA ads in a player. For more information, see Configuring Player Advertising.

    Content Restriction

    The Content Restriction properties are used to configure domain restrictions and geo-filtering for the player. For more information, see Configuring Player Content Restrictions.

    Third-Party Analytics

    The Third-Party Analytics properties are used to integrate Brightcove Players with Google Analytics and Adobe Analytics. For more information, see Configuring Google Analytics Event Tracking and Configuring Adobe Analytics Event Tracking.

    Audience

    The Audience properties are used to enable Audience integration and configure the player with an Audience connection and lead form. For more information, see Creating an Audience-enabled Player.

    JSON Editor

    The JSON Editor can be used to edit the player configuration. Care should be taken when editing the player configuration.

    For information on editing the player configuration, see the Player Configuration Guide.


    Page last updated on 27 Feb 2020