Basic HTML5 Video Example


Hippo Animator includes support for MP4 video. HTML5 video is used where possible, with a Flash backup also included. This very basic example shows how to add simple buttons for play, pause and volume. Feel free to use this demo and customise it in any way you like. Download the project below.


To add this animation to a html page use the following code:

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A Few Tips
If you want to try this demo in Hippo Animator we recommend installing the K-Lite video codec pack.
If you want to use your own MP4 videos, your web server must use the video/mp4 MIME type.

Download the Hippo Animator 3 project HTML5Video.hani 526K.

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