Overview

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Our player “object” is available within our main annotations and can be used to perform a set of player methods. 

Cut to the Chase

To see this in action let’s take a look at a linked annotation.

Many of our annotations have a “Link” option within their individual annotation menu.  The “Link” configurations will execute when a viewer clicks that specific annotation.

Here, you can see that we have selected a “Custom time”, and inserted “player.play()” into the Javascript text box.  Now, onclick of this annotation, the player will jump to 10 seconds, and resume (or start) playing.

To reproduce this action:

  1. Create a text annotation
  2. Click “Edit”
  3. Click “Link”
  4. Select “Custom time”
  5. Insert custom time into textbox (Ex.  00:05.0)
  6. Insert “player.play()” into the JavaScript text box
  7. Click “Submit”

Player Methods

player.play()                                        Play video

player.pause()                                     Pause video

player.paused                                     Get whether video is paused or not

player.currentTime                              Get current video time (unit: seconds)

player.currentTime = seconds            Jump to video time

player.duration                                    Get video duration (unit: seconds)

Our docs can be found here: http://www.hapyak.com/docs

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