A MoviePlayer manages the playback of a movie from a file or a network stream. Playback occurs in a view owned by the movie player and takes place either fullscreen or inline.


How to use

  1. Drop a MoviePlayer control from the object panel to a Window
  2. Use the MoviePlayer Inspector to customize its properties like Remote File, Local File, and Scaling Mode

`MoviePlayer` inspector The inspector where the MoviePlayer class can be configured.


  1. Drop a Button control from the object panel to a Window
  2. Open the Code Editor
  3. Select the Action item inside the Events area and write your custom code in the Code Editor
    MoviePlayer1.contentPath = "Add your movie path here..."

Most important properties

Several UI aspects can be configured in the MoviePlayer class but the contentPath, fullscreen, and scalingMode are the most commons to be configured.

  • contentPath: The path/URL that points to the local/remote movie file.
  • fullscreen: A Boolean that indicates whether the movie player is in full-screen mode.
  • scalingMode: The scaling mode to use when displaying the movie.


MoviePlayer class reference contains a complete list of properties and methods that can be used to customize a MoviePlayer object.