Thanks for downloading the JW FLV Player, just one of many products created by Jeroen "JW" Wijering and his company, LongTail Video. Before you get started, let us tell you about a few other products that might interest you:
Desktop Player - Our sleek new desktop player is the best way to watch all your music and video files. Plus, you can even search the web for videos without ever opening your browser. Download it now.
AdSolution - Monetize your videos with LongTail's AdSolution. Integrate pre-roll, overlay mid-roll and post-roll ads into your site and starting making money today. Sign up now.
Bits on the Run - Upload, encode, store, manage and stream your videos with Bits on the Run, LongTail's end-to-end video content management system. Sign up now.
Plugins - Add functionality to your player, like analytics tracking, embed links, sharing and more. Find one for you.
Below you see a simple embedded example of the JW Player. Copy and paste the source code and put the SWF, JS and FLV file on your site to get started.
The easiest way to get to know the player is by using our setup wizard. Select an example, set the file or playlist you want to play and copy-paste the embed code to your site. If you want to play Youtube content in the player, you also have to copy the yt.swf file along with the player.swf or player-viral.swf.
If you need any help, please visit our extensive support section, including FAQs, a string of tutorials and a very active support forum.
Wiki and Source Code
The Developer Wiki contains a wealth of info about the player, including: