Navigating Vuforia Studio > Widgets > 2D > Video
What Does This Widget Do?
The Video widget allows you to include a video within an experience. Supported file formats include:
When Should I Use This Widget?
Are There Any Special Properties, Services, Events, or Actions?
To view a list of common widget properties, services, and events, see Common Widget Properties, Services, and Events.
The following table is a list of properties that are specific to this widget.
Video Source
To include a video, you can do one of the following:
Click next to the field to add a new video file.
Enter or copy and paste a video URL directly into the field.
Select a video file from the drop-down menu.
For information about linking to remote media, see Link to Remote Media.
Show Controls
Select whether or not to show the controls.
Select what is preloaded:
Metadata Only
Indicates whether or not the video is playing.
Plays the video.
Pauses the video.
Play Started
Triggered when the video begins.
Play Paused
Triggered when the video is paused.
Play Ended
Triggered when the video ends.
The Widget in Action
Here’s an example of what your widget might look like!
Minimum Steps Required for Use
What It Looks Like
1. Drag and drop an Video widget onto the canvas.
2. Select or add an video resource in the Video Source field.
For this example, we’ve chosen to show the content immediately upon opening the experience by selecting Content from the Preload drop-down in the DETAILS pane.