Video subtitles widget

SUMMARY

  • This widget allows to play a video with subtitle vtt (or srt)

COMPATIBILITIES

  • DMB400/SMA300 device
  • Gekkota V4.11.10 (or above)
  • PlugnCast 3.10.50 (or above) / Playzilla 4.11.11

2019-09-12 (last update)

  • Add support for German language
  • Fix: default duration property was 00:00:00 (instead 00:00:10)

INFORMATION


DOCUMENTATION

Description Version
video_subtitle.wgt 1.10.11 Download
subtitle.css (example) 1.10.10 Download

How to

  • Download the media video_subtitle.wgt and import it in your PlugnCast G3 library
  • Download the file subtitle.css (example) and import it in your PlugnCast G3 library
  • In your PlugnCast edit the media video_subtitle.wgt
    • In the linked files tab, drop from your library
      • your video media
        • supported video containers:
          • *.mp4,
          • *.mp2,
          • *.mov,
          • *.mpg,
          • *.mpeg,
          • *.mkv,
          • *.m4v,
          • *.wmv
      • your subtitle file
        • supported formats:
          • *.srt,
          • *.vtt
      • your optional custom subtitle.css file in case subtitles style customization is required
        • by default the attribute "font-size" is calculated by an algorithm to adapt layout changes; but if you want, you can set a fixed value
  • Add the widget video_subtitle.wgt to your playout and publish

Content temporarily unvailable

  • In case a message content temporarily unavailable is displayed,
    • check that your video media is properly played alone in a new playout by the DMB400 device
    • in case your need to alternate standard video medias with this widget video_subtitle.wgt
      • set the user preference innes.video.decoding-group.enabled to true
    • in case another video is already played in another zone,
      • set also the user preference innes.video.decoding-group.enabled to true

Subtitles not displayed

  • In case subtitles are not displayed, check that the timestamp value for the first subtitle is lower than the video duration or widget duration
  • Only the Web VTT subtitle (*.vtt) can be previewed in PlugnCast 3.10.42 (or above)

Compatibility

Subtitles Gekkota 3 Gekkota 4 LG WebOS 3.0 LG WebOS 3.2 LG WebOS 4.0 SAMSUNG Tizen SSSP 4 SAMSUNG Tizen SSSP 5 SAMSUNG Tizen SSSP 6
VTT KO OK OK KO OK KO OK OK
SRT KO OK KO KO KO KO KO KO

The widget models is tested with the last available Smart monitors OS versions.

OLD VERSIONS HISTORY


Description Version
video_subtitle.wgt (example) 1.10.10 Download