integrates a HTML video player.
Status: stable
Developer: HalloWelt
Extension type: BlueSpice
Edition: BlueSpice pro
Dependencies: BlueSpice
License: GPL v2+
Activated: Yes
Category: Rich Articles
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Player is a video player that enables you to play all the usual HTML5 video formats in your wiki.

Usage / Features

  • Activated with the <bs: showtime> Video.mp4 </ showtime> tag,
  • There is the possibility to change the size,
  • There is the possibility to start the video immediately (autoplay),
  • There is the possibility to play the video in a loop,
  • Uploaded videos in the formats mp4, ogv, flv and webm are played,
  • It is possible to include multiple videos on one page,
  • In IE and flv, the HTML5 player falls back to a Flash version (default in VideoJS),
  • For compatibility reasons, bs: jwplayer is also supported as a tag.

Technical information


Some aspects of this extension can be configured on Special:BlueSpicePreferences, under section "Showtime". Here wiki administrators can configure:

  • Whether videos should start automatically.
  • Whether to repeat videos automatically.
  • Default video height in px.
  • Default video width in px.

Rights (permissions)

This extension does not require any special rights.


Showtime requires BlueSpiceFoundation.

User manual

For detailed description and usage please visit our user manual.

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