Ultra Flash Player 8.0 (23-in-1, Html5 & Flash based, pc & mobile support)
1. Introduction Download 30 days free trial version
This is 23-in-1 DNN 7.x video & audio & photo module, powerful yet easy to use. It capable of producing a multitude of functions including:
1: Html5 & Flash Video (Audio) Player (new in v8.0)
2: Mp4 video player (iphone/ipad/mobile support,new in v7.9)
3: Image rotator
4: Image numeric navigate (classical)
5. Image numeric navigate (integrative)
6. Image numeric navigate (black) (new in v7.3)
7: Mp3 player
8: Traditional mp3 player
9: Flash video player
10: Simple flash video player
11: Multimedia player
12: YouTube video feeds player
13: Anarchy media player
14: Flipping book player
15: Banner topic player
16: Ajax light box image album
17: Ajax fancy box image album(new in v7.8)
18: Ajax light box video album
19: Simple image album
20: Wmv/Wma Player
21: Silverlight album
22: 3d image slider
23: Embed video player
Visit http://dnnmodule.com/FreeDownload.aspx to download 30 days free trial version and test on your sites. Note, v8.0 can only be used on DNN 7.x sites.
If your site still under dnn 4.x/5.x/6.x, please check other versions at http://dnnmodule.com.
Package contains two sub modules, Ultra Flash Player (UFP) and UFP_Category. UFP module is mainly used to play media and UFP_Category module is used to provide category list navigate for it.
General setting of UFP module
2. General highlight features
Powerful yet easy to use
Uses the asp.net 4.0 wizard control to easily guide you step by step. All you need to do is follow the wizard, click “previous” or “next”. It’s as easy as ABC.
Multiple play list support
Play item lists can be added from a single file, portal folder, or dynamic generate based portal directory. Also supports play list from existing xml file, It also support external url like ASX /ATOM +Media/RSS + iTunes/RSS + Media/SMIL and XSPF format feeds. Flash video player/mp3 player also support Rtmp/http stream list.
Both UFP and UFP_Category view interface are template based. You can customize your own display template, change item layout or add additional information as your wish.
For flash video player/YouTube video feeds/mp3/multimedia player, the brand new skinning functionality allows you to completely customize its looks. V6.5 contains 27 flash skins as below.
The new "Mp4 video player" in v7.9 also supports up to 28 player skins.
Customize url parameters support
You can pass a “FolderId“ in url parameter to let module play sub medias under a certain folder . Or pass a “MediaFile“ parameter to let module play that file directly.
Plug-in is an action script-based bit of software that builds new functionality into the flash Player. V6.2 introduce a new plug-in - Viral. In v6.3 ,we added a new plug-in - Google Analytics.
Full localization support and online help support
All settings are self-explanatory utilizing the standard dnn help menu system.
3. Feature detail and live demo of Ultra Flash Player sub module
3-1 Html5 & Flash Video (Audio) Player (new in v8.0) View live demo
The "Html 5 & Flash Video (Audio) Player" is a new feature which introduced in Ultra Flash Player 8. It is the world's most popular HTML5/Flash component embeddable media player for websites. It supports a wide array of platforms (including robust mobile support) and media formats (videos files like mp4, webm, flv, audio files like aac, m4a, f4a, mp3, ogg, oga, and also YouTube video url).
It automatically selects the best playback (html 5 or flash) for your viewer's device and browser, so you deliver unparalleled video/audio experience on iPhone, iPad, Android, Mobile, and the Desktop. We strongly recommend you choose this player to play your videos & audios.
Visit http://dnnmodule.com/Modules/Ultraflashplayer/Html5andFlashVideoAudioPlayer.aspx you will see we provide 3 demos. In the first demo, we use the "Html 5 & Flash Video (Audio) Player" to play mp4 videos. You will see Ultra Flash Player plays them with html5 so you can watch them with both pc and iphone/ipad/mobile.
In the second demo, we use "Html 5 & Flash Video (Audio) Player" to play .flv videos. Since .flv video is not supported in html5, so Ultra Flash Player will play them with flash component.
In the third demo, we use "Html 5 & Flash Video (Audio) Player" to play mp3 audios. Again, you will see these audios are played via html5 because .mp3 file is supported by html5.
3-2 Mp4 video player (iphone/ipad/mobile support,new in v7.9) View demo
"Mp4 video player" is the best solution to play your .mp4 videos( mp4 with h.264/AAC) because it support both pc and iphone/ipad/mobile.
By default, module will use flash to play video. However, when module detect your browser doesn't support flash( e.g, iphone/ipad/mobile), module will automatic switch to html5 video tag to play your video. For example, try visit our live demo page via iphone, you will see how it works.
Besides that, module also introduce over 28 player skins and other control options to let you configure player layout as your wish.
3-3 Image Rotator Player View demo
Image Rotator Player enables you to show a couple of photos in sequence, with 10 transitions style(fade,flash,background fade,blocks,bubbles,circles,fluids,lines,slow fade,random) available. It supports rotation of an RSS, XSPF or ATOM playlist with JPG, GIF and PNG images. Watermark logo and background music enabled.Each play item can have a link url. The link target property and navigation bar are controllable.Additionally,there is a wide range of flashvars (settings) for tweaking both behavior and appearance.
3-4 Image numeric navigate(classical) View demo
“Image numeric navigate(classical)” is a popular image rotator style. It supports up to 9 rotator files (jpg,gif,swf,png) with a numeric navigation bar under right bottom corner.Each play item can have a link url, v5.9 allows you link to either in new window of self window.
3-5 Image numeric navigate(integrative) View demo
" Image numeric navigate(integrative)" feature works very similar like "Image numeric navigate(classical)" , but it use different display style and it has no image limitations.
3-6 Image numeric navigate(black) (new in v7.3) View demo
" Image numeric navigate(black)" also support unlimited images.
3-7 3d image slider View demo
3d image slider is an image slider initially conceived to create 3D transitions between slides, turned out to be a convenient and multifunction solution that can be applied in a range of website building areas, from content slider to feature slider and image & banner rotator. Additionally,there is a wide range of flashvars (settings) for tweaking both behavior and appearance.
3-8 Mp3 Player View demo
Mp3 Player is the easiest way to add live music or podcasts to your website. It supports playback of Mp3 files or an RSS, XSPF or ATOM playlist .Watermark logo enabled. It also enables add link url and cover image to each play item .Additionally,there is a wide range of flashvars (settings) for tweaking both behavior and appearance. The skin list is also applied to this player.
3-9 Traditional Mp3 Player View demo
This player is first added in v3.x,but has been replace by a new mp3 player since v5.x. However, many customers like its clean and elegant layout and request us to readd it. V6.5 offer a option to use it but not thorough. In v6.7, we introduce all the control options to this player to meet customers need.
Traditional mp3 player works very similar as above mp3 player, but it doesn't support display image in list, and it also can't applied the skin list.
3-10 Flash Video Player View demo
Flash Video Player supports playback of any format the Adobe Flash Player can handle(flv/3gp/aac/f4b/f4p/f4v/m4a/m4v/mov/mp4/sdp/vp6) ,It also supports RTMP, HTTP, live streaming, various playlists formats(ASX /ATOM /RSS + iTunes/RSS + Media/SMIL/XSPF ), a lot of settings to make it more powerful.
3.11 Embed video player.(new in v6.9) View demo
V6.9 add a new “Embed video player” to let you play video from embed code via light box style easily. Module will automatic detect embed video width/height and display smoothly!.
3-12 YouTube Video Feeds Player View demo
YouTube Video Feeds Player allows you play lists of videos that either reflect YouTube user behavior, such as top-rated and most viewed video feeds, or were selected by YouTube staff, such as recently featured and mobile video feeds. Many of these feeds are shown on the videos tab of the YouTube website. These feeds are updated every few minutes.
3-13 Wmv/Wma Player View demo
Wmv/Wma Player (built for Microsoft Silverlight) is a simple yet flexible player for displaying Windows Media streams, video and audio on your website. While not yet widely installed and not as feature-rich as Flash, Silverlight offers an excellent solution to publishers who have their content encoded in a Windows Media format. The WMV Player features the same extensive list of settings as the Flash video player, with the exception of playlist support.
3-14 Simple Flash Video Player View demo
Simple Flash Video Player is another way to play flash video files(flv). It has a compact , wimdows media player interface like. It doesn't have too much control options like above Flash Video Player,but it has its own advantage.
Click the "Read More " button will display the flay list. Click the first button on the top right coner will display the file url to let you download. Click the second button on the top right coner will play it in in full screen.
3-15 Multimedia Player View demo
Multimedia Player supports playback of media files of any format the Adobe Flash Player can handle, like images(jpg/png/gif/swf),music(mp3),and video(flv/3gp/aac/f4b/f4p/f4v/m4a/m4v/mov/mp4/sdp/vp6). It also supports RSS, XSPF and ATOM playlist .It also supports watermark logo and enables add link url and covert image for each play item.Additionally,there is a wide range of flashvars (settings) for tweaking both behavior and appearance.
3-16 Anarchy Media Player View demo
If other module(Text/Html/ Blog//Forums /Rss/Links,etc) content has a link to mp3, flv, mov, mp4, m4v, m4a, m4b, 3gp, wmv, avi or asf files. It will also take effect.
For example ,a link to a mp3 file will became as
and a link to Mpeg-4 audio (mp4,m4a,m4b) file will became as
A link to flash video file(flv) will became as
A link to Quicktime file(mov,mp4,3gp,m4v) will became as
A link to Windows media player file(wmv,avi,asf), will became as
3-17 Flipping Book Player View demo
Flipping Book Player supports pages containing jpg/jpeg/swf files. It optimal use of the CPU resources. and automatic caching pages. It supports full preloading or loading on demand. The flipping pages can be flipped either by mouse clicking or by dragging. You can also controll automatic corner flipping.. and more.
3-18 Banner Topic Player View demo
Banner Topic Player is an amzing feature which enables you add a list of background images and a list of banner topic images. You can set link url and weighting to both background and topic topic image. The topic image also has a title and caption property. Every time the page load, it will select a random background image based its weighting and then rotator topic images(with its title and caption) above it. Click background image or topic image will navigate to the target url as specified.
Note , currently this player only works well in 950*500 banner images.
3-19 Silverlight Album View demo
Silverlight Album is a scabble feature that uses the MS Silverlight script to display pictures. This feature currently supports up to 12 pictures(gif,jpg,jpeg) and has an impressive effect but its width and height are fixed and does not have many control settings options.
3-20 Ajax light box image album View demo
Ajax Light Box Image Album is a integration of the well know light box script. If you set item link url to image files(gif,jpg,jpeg,bmp,png) and click , it will overlay images on the current page. You can control album list roll/image widht/image height and other settings for for tweaking both behavior and appearance.
This feature can also take effect to other content of the same page.
3-21 Ajax fancy box image album(new in v7.8) View demo
Fancy box image album is works like “light box image album”, but it loads fast and support switch images by mouse wheel. We strongly recommend you use this feature to replace the old "light box image album" in most cases.
3-22 Ajax light box video album View demo
Ajax Light Box Video Album is also a integration of another Ajax videobox script. If you set item link url to Youtube/Metacafe/Google Video/iFilm videos, or link to video/image/flash directly(swf,jpg,jpeg,gif,mov,wmv,asx,flv,3g2,3gp,aac,f4b,f4p,f4v,m4a,m4v,mov,mp4,sdp,vp6..) and click, it will overlay these videos on the current page. You can also control album list roll/image widht/image height and other settings for for tweaking both behavior and appearance.
This feature can also take effect to other content of the same page. Note, this feature require xhtml doctype compatible.
3-23 Simple image album View demo
Simple image album is similar to Ajax Light Box Image Album except the light box effect. Album has image/title/caption and link url property. You can control whether to show these fields. You can also control album list roll/image widht/image height and other settings for for tweaking both behavior and appearance.
3-24 Vertical Switch Image Rotator
Vertical Switch Image Rotator is mainly for legacy support. We don't recommend new customers to use it.
4 Features of UFP_Category sub module
UFP_Category module is an extension of the “Dynamic Generate Play Mode” feature which introduced since v5.5. It is an independent module which provides category list navigation for Ultra Flash Player module instance. Each category corresponds a folder under portal site. It has properties like title, image, and description. Click category item will display related files under it and its sub directories (if recursive option is checked) in Ultra Flash Player instance.
This module can be put on the same page with Ultra Flash Player module instance, or put on different page (in this case you need specify which page the Ultra Flash Player module instance exists).
UFP_Category module can be applied to all the players (image rotator player/flash video player/multimedia player….) except flash numeric player, banner topic player, anarchy media player and wmv/wma player.
UFP_Category is very helpful for multiple galleries, in previous version, you need create different Ultra Flash Player instance for each gallery. Now you only need one Ultra Flash Player instance with UFP_Category module added.
Customize url parameter support for “Dynamic Generate Play Mode”.
Besides using UFP_Category module, you can also customize your own url parameters by provider “FolderId” and “GalleryTitle”. For example, if Ultra Flash Player module instance is http://DnnModule.com/tabid/300/default.aspx, and you have a folder which id is 700, then input http://DnnModule.com/tabid/300/FolderId/700/default.aspx will play related files under its sub directories. http://DnnModule.com/tabid/300/FolderId/700/GalleryTitle/Ok/default.aspx, will display related files and change module title as “OK”.
5. What's New
: New Html5 & Flash Video (Audio) Player added.
: Upgrade to DNN 7.x platform.
:Mp4 video player added,to play mp4 video on both pc and iphone/ipad/mobile
:Rebuild based dnn 6.x.
:Fancy box image album added.
: More help information added.
: “Install flash plug-in tip“ optipn added
:Redesign data list layout
: Localize support for edit wizard interface
1.Convert video to .flv or h264 format
Mnay people like the flash video player feature in module.But they may have other types of video( e.g. ,real player video (.rm,rmvb). To solve this problem. We build a windows application which can convert varied video types to flash video (.flv) or h264(.mp4) format. Below is a incomplete list which it can convert:
1 Real Video (.rm,.rmvb)
2 Microsoft Media (.wmv, .asf,.wm)
3 Apple QuickTime(.mov)
4 DivX/XVID/Motion Jpeg(.avi)
5 Mpeg 1/2 encoded DVD video(.mpg,.mpeg,.mpe,.vob)
6 Flash video (.flv,.f4b,.f4v)
7 Mobile phone video format(.3gp,3g2)
8 Apple/Sony mp4(.mp4,.m4a,.m4v)video site offer embed code to display their videos and some of our customers ask if we can provide one.
For more information,expand "convert video to .flv or h264(.mp4) format section" which in module edit control.
Note, we build this video convert application for free. You can download it at http://DnnModule.com/FreeDownload.aspx.
6. Upgrade discount
All modules from DnnModule.com are customer-driven.The first version of Ultra flash player is released on 2007. Now v8.0 is the 36th generation of this product. We have received many suggestions from our customers since the first release, this module can't be making out without customers help .
As a return to their favor, we carry a long term policy as to offer 100% upgrade discount to customers who bought the previous version. So in theory anyone who bought previous can upgrade to newest version with free (even you bought v2.x on 2007).
However, because v8.0 require DNN 7.x to run.To avoid unnecessary upgrade, this time we only set 90% upgrade discout. If your site is based dnn 7.x and you want to get free upgrade, please let us know, we will change upgrade discount to 100% to you.
7 Some admin screen shots (click to view picture)
7-1. General Settings
7-2: Image Rotator Player Flash Settings
7-2.1 Basic Settings for image rotator
7-2.2 Color Settings for image rotator
7-2.3 Appearance Settings for image rotator
7-2.4 Playback Settings for image rotator
7-2.5 Interaction Settings for image rotator
7-3: Multimedia/flash video/mp3 player Flash Settings
7-3.1 Basic settings for multimedia/flv/mp3 player
7-3.2 Color settings for multimedia/flv/mp3 player
7-3.3 Appearance settings for multimedia/flv/mp3 player
7-3.4 Playback Settings for multimedia/flv/mp3 player
7-3.5 Interaction Settings for multimedia/flv/mp3 player
7-4. Flash numeric rotator flash settings
7-5.Anarchy Media Player Settings
7-5.1 Video general
7-5.2 Mp3 play settings
7-5.3 Flv player settings
7-5.4 QuickTime and mp4 file play settings
7-5.5 Windows media play file settings
7-6: Play list Settings for image rotator/flash video player/mp3 player/multimedia player mode
7-6.1 Play list type
7-6.2 Play list
A: Add item from file
B: Add items from folder
C:Add item from RTMP
D:Add item from Http
7-6.3 Using existence play list.
7-6.4 External Url
7-7:Play list settings for flash numeric rotator mode
7-7.1 Play list
7-7.2 add from portal file
7-7.3 add from portal folder
7-8: Play list settings for anarchy media player mode
7-8.1 add from single file
7-8.2 add from portal folder
7-10.Full localization support and online help support
7-11.Flipping Book Player Flash Setting
7-12.Banner Topic Player Flash Setting
7-13.Light Box Image Album/Light Box Video Album/Image Album flash settings
It's hard to put all the screen shots here (there are too many). For more detail ,please visit http://DnnModule.com/Modules/Ultraflashplayer.aspx.
8 Help and support
Package contains a user guide.doc for details on how to use this module.
Online help available through the standard DNN help.
Visit our support forum for any questions regarding issues with this module.
Using Snowcovered help ticket system to submit your question.
Mail us at [email protected] if you need more directly assistance(or if you have any improvement suggestion)
9 Version Difference
|DNN site installation
||1 site with unlimited sub portals
10 DNN Version Compatibility
DNN 7.x only.