Assets HTML5 APIs (Player V2 Deprecated)

Assets HTML5 APIs can be used to handle ratings, videos (play/pause, describe), and channels.

Assets Functions

Important: Ooyala Player V2 is deprecated and is scheduled to be disabled on 2018-01-31. After that date, Player V2 will no longer play your video or audio content. Customers still using Player V2 need to migrate to Player V4 (see Player V4.

The following table describes all the HTML5 functions that are associated with assets. For an example using all of these HTML5 APIs, see the topic Query String and Pass-Through Parameter Examples.

Function Description
pauseMovie()> Pause the current video.


   function pause() {

Play the current video.


   function play() {

Related Information

The following list provides links to Backlot documentation that provides some general information about assets.