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Simple block that allows you to play MP4 videos from the 'File Manager'.
The embedded video will automatically become responsive and fit all screen sizes using a little css, NO javscript.
No need for different file types. MP4 is now a standard video delivery over all modern devices.
Upload a screenshot of your video or other image the same size as your video, this will act as a background for your video.
Choose either to have a backgound video in an area with optional overlay title and link or a full page video.
Connect your site to the C5 community. Click 'Extend concrete5' from the 'Dashboard'. Click 'Get More Add-ons' and 'Search' for 'Mp4 Player'.
Purchase, 'Download and Install' and return to website.
Click the '+' icon top left of page as normal and scroll to the 'Multimedia' blocks section you should see the 'Mp4 Player' block.
Drag the block onto your page, choose a 'Poster Image' and an mp4 video file from your 'File Manager', give it width and height in pixels (same sizes as the uploaded video in the 'File Manager').
Tested on desktops and laptops:
Macs and Windows 7
4, 5 and 6.
Samsung Galaxy (Android)