• Overview
  • Control in a WINDEV and WINDEV Mobile window
  • Creating a Multimedia control
  • Handling a Multimedia control
  • Remarks
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Control in a WINDEV and WINDEV Mobile window

The Multimedia control is used to play multimedia files.
WINDEV On a PC, the following elements must be installed: Windows Media Player, a recent version of DirectX as well as the codecs required for reading the video files. The videos cannot be played if the necessary codecs are not installed.
Creating a Multimedia control
WINDEV To create a Multimedia control in a window:
  1. On the "Creation" tab, in the "Graphic controls" group:
    • WINDEV expand "Video and capture" and select "Multimedia".
  2. Click at the desired location to create the control. The control appears in the editor.
To view the characteristics of the control, select "Description" in the context menu.
Handling a Multimedia control
A Multimedia control can be handled through programming via:


  • Multimedia controls cannot be used in Looper controls.
  • You cannot capture the image of a video payed in a Multimedia control.
Related Examples:
Playing a Flash animation Unit examples (WINDEV): Playing a Flash animation
[ + ] Playing a flash animation from a WINDEV application:
- Load an animation
- Play an animation
- Pause the animation
- Stop the animation
WM System Cross-platform examples (WINDEV Mobile): WM System
[ + ] This application is an example of some of the features of WINDEV Mobile available for Android/iOS.
The following system functions are used:
- Multimedia control
- Brightness
- Volume
- Wi-Fi
- Bluetooth
- Toast
- Compass
- Accelerometer
- Camera control
- Vibration
- Notifications
- Drawing functions
- Internet
Minimum version required
  • Version 14
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