Configuring VisualOn Live Scrubbing

The Live Scrubber feature allows the user to seek backwards during playback of a live stream when using a digital video recorder (DVR) using the live scrubber feature. This feature in enabled by default for all VisualOn integration apps.

For information about disabling the live scrubber, see Disabling the Live Scrubber.


As of April 1, 2016 the Ooyala Android SDKs have been shipping with Google ExoPlayer libraries instead of the VisualOn libraries. While there are steps that you will need to take, moving to ExoPlayer will provide a more consistent, higher quality HLS and MPEG-DASH playback experience for VOD and live streams on Android devices.

As of August 1, 2016, Ooyala will no longer support the HLS player integration with VisualOn or provide bug fixes or improvements specific to VisualOn libraries.

In order to upgrade, you will need to