Filters: JW Player multimedia filter

Maintained by Picture of Ruslan KabalinRuslan Kabalin, Picture of Tony ButlerTony Butler
Moodle filter that allows using JW Player for playing HTML5 and flash content, including RTMP/HLS/DASH steams.

JW Player multimedia filter 0.3 for Moodle 2.6-2.9 (JW Player 6)

Release notes

This release contains contributions from Owen Barritt and Johannes Burk and would not be possible without their hard work.

  • Subtitles support via embedding options parameter (Johannes Burk),
  • Poster image support via embedding options parameter (Johannes Burk),
  • Google analytics integration support (Owen Barritt),
  • Default poster image option in settings (Owen Barritt),
  • Some alignment improvements (bug #3, Owen Barritt),
  • Add support for custom skins (Owen Barritt),
  • Fixing HLS/SMIL streaming flash priority (Owen Barritt),
  • Add possibility to specify player width in percentages (Owen Barritt),
  • Add setting to make player size responsive (Owen Barritt).
  • Some other minor fixes.

Please notice that this release of plugin only works correctly with JW Player 6. JW7 is planned to be supported in the next release.

Moodle 2.6, 2.7, 2.8, 2.9

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Default installation instructions for plugins of the type Filters

  1. Make sure you have all the required versions.
  2. Download and unpack the filter plugin.
  3. Place the folder (eg "myfilter") in the "filter" subdirectory.
  4. Visit to finish the installation