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Filters: Silverlight video embed filter

filter_silverlight
Maintained by Picture of Kirill Astashov Kirill Astashov
Silverlight Smooth Streaming media embed filter for Moodle 2.x. To be used with IIS Smooth Streaming server.
Moodle 2.1, 2.2, 2.3, 2.4, 2.5

Silverlight Smooth Streaming media embed filter for Moodle 2.x
To be used with IIS Smooth Streaming server.

Installation
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* Navigate to your Moodle root directory
* Navigate to /filters subdirectory
* Create subdirectory 'silverlight'
* Copy files to that subdirectory, so that path to, e.g. filter.php, is
<moodle-root>/filter/silverlight/filter.php
* Login to Moodle as admin, visit Notifications page
* Install the plugin as prompted
* Define settings for the plugin and save
* Enable the filter under Site admin > Plugins > Filters > Manage filters


Settings
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You can find the settings under
Site administration > Plugins > Filters > Silverlight video embed filter

* Player width
* Player height
* Allowed URL prefix - (optional) you can define a substring which URLs
  should start with (this is meant to match the base URL of your video server)
  Example: http://test.com/video
* Substitute URL - (optional) if URL is not allowed, show video from this URL instead
  Example: http://test.com/video/landingvideo.ism


Usage
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Create a link to a .ism/.isml URL:
* <a href="http://test.com/video/videotest.ism">Silverlight video .ism</a>
* <a href="http://test.com/video/videotest.isml">Silverlight video .isml</a>

"/Manifest" will be added to the URL automatically.


Silverlight player
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Silverlight smooth streaming media player is copyright © Microsoft Corporation
The player file is SmoothStreamingPlayer.xap (included with the filter)
The latest version of the player can be downloaded from: http://smf.codeplex.com/


Development information
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Developed by Kirill Astashov, NetSpot Pty Ltd, Australia.
E-mail: kirill.astashov@netspot.com.au
Website: http://netspot.com.au

Funded by Northern Territory Department of Education and Children's Services, Australia.

Inspired by http://delog.wordpress.com

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Kirill Astashov (Lead maintainer)
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  • MD shot of me from his iphone4
    Thu, May 16, 2013, 11:08 AM
    Thanks Kirill, this works great here (on 2.5 smile )
    Please consider the validation warnings @ https://moodle.org/plugins/pluginversions.php?plugin=filter_silverlight&validation=1

    The one about README.txt should be addressed before sharing this.

    I've added a Bug tracker url based on your github link. If that's not what you want do feel free to change it.
  • Capt. Moodle
    Wed, May 22, 2013, 12:40 PM
    Kirill - Thanks for sharing this plugin with the Moodle community. I have tested it and it installs and functions as expected. When you get a chance, please add a documentation url to the Useful links section. Peace - Anthony
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