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Premium comes with a built in streaming plugin, based on VLC media player. This allows Premium players to receive streams sent with a multitude of protocols and formats.
Note: Dise Movies containing streams cannot be created / previewed in Portal.
It's important that the stream owner gives consent to use the stream. Streaming of certain material to public-facing screens may be illegal, and we can't be held responsible for it.
UDP/RTP Unicast, UDP/RTP Multicast, HTTP / FTP, MMS, TCP/RTP Unicast, DCCP/RTP Unicast
Find the streaming object in the Objects tab in Composer.
Drag and drop the object to open up the properties dialog.
The address to connect to receive the stream. See VLC documentation for any specifics on the URL to use.
- Connect data
The address could be fetched from a data connected text file.
- Render with fixed size
Whether the stream should be rendered with a given width and height.
- At end of scene
Determines what should happen to the stream if the scene that contains the streaming object is ended.
- Keep playing in background
- Keep last frame of video
Will keep the last frame of the stream when it ends so the playback does not go black
- Disable audio
Disables the audio from the stream
- Restart on stream end
Restarts the stream once it ends
- Restart on error
Restarts the stream if an error is encountered