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I enabled autostart for my live stream player but on Google Chrome it doesn't work. Why is that?
Due to the recent policy changes by Google, autoplay of live streams isn't suppo... more
How can I embed the LIVE Channel player on my website?
To embed your LIVE Channel player, please login to your Lightcast.com (http://ww... more
Do you provide a thumbnail gallery for my video playlist?
Lightcast provides several different video thumbnail gallery options which come ... more
How can I trigger and control the on-player count-down and display event title and description?
In order to display a count-down, counting down to your next live stream, and an... more
Why are there no controls on the player when I watch my videos on a mobile device?
Because the operating systems of Android and iOS mobile devices (and most other ... more
Is it possible to remove the sharing plugin on the live player?
Yes, it is possible to disable the sharing plugin in the player, if you want to ... more
Will my custom logo overlay & logo icon on the web player be displayed on OTT/ConnectedTV as well?
The player customization of the web-player happens player-side. Roku, FireTV and... more
Is the Player Background Image Uploader for the AOD Channels dynamic or static?
The player background uploader for the Channel Players (AOD, VOD, LIVE) is desig... more
Can I change the order of videos in my channel player?
Yes, the order of the videos in the channel player can be changed through the "V... more
Where can I change the share link for the web player?
Currently there is no way to change the URL that is displayed in the Share featu... more
Is it possible to remove the sharing plugin on the video player?
Yes, it is possible to disable the sharing plugin in the player, if you want to ... more
Can the Lightcast.com player overlay be removed when sharing a video on Facebook?
The Lightcast.com (http://www.lightcast.com) on-player overlay can not be remo... more
How can I have the Lightcast Player automatically resize for mobile devices?
To make the Lightcast Player automatically resize simply open the Embed Tool fo... more
Can we disable the embed option on the Lightcast Players?
Yes, you can disallow viewers to embed your player on other sites. To remove t... more
I have my own players. Why should I use the Lightcast players?
Lightcast provides intelligent video players which are optimized for the use wit... more
Should I use a fixed-size player or a responsive player?
Choosing between the fixed-size or the responsive player depends greatly on the ... more
How do I embed the Lightcast Media Player on our SSL (http(s)://) website?
There are 2 options on how you can embed the Lightcast Media Player onto your S... more
My embedded Lightcast Player doesn’t enter the full screen mode on certain browsers. Why is that?
As part of our transition from a Flash based player to an HTML5 player in 2015,... more
Why can I only share the first video from my Channel Player or Media Center on Facebook?
Facebook has no way of knowing which video to embed other than the first video i... more