Get started with our web player

Step 1: Copy & paste the code below and host it locally or on a server.
Step 2: Add your license key.
Step 3: Add your domain name inside the Player license dashboard


Add your license key

Don't forget to add your real license key in line 19 to successfully connect your player with our cloud service.
Your license key can be found here: https://bitmovin.com/dashboard/player/licenses

<!DOCTYPE html>
<html lang="en">
  <title>Bitmovin SDK - Getting Started WEB SDK</title>
  <meta charset="UTF-8"/>
  <meta http-equiv="X-UA-Compatible" content="IE=edge,chrome=1">
  <meta name="viewport" content="width=device-width, initial-scale=1.0">
  <!-- STEP 1 - SDK Installation-->
  <script src="https://cdn.bitmovin.com/player/web/8/bitmovinplayer.js" type="text/javascript"></script>

<!-- STEP 2 - Provide a player container element-->
<div id="my-player"></div>

//<!-- STEP 3 - Configure and Initialize the player-->
var playerConfig = {
  "key": "<PLAYER_LICENSE_KEY>",
  "playback": {
    "muted": true,
    "autoplay": false
var container = document.getElementById('my-player');
var player = new bitmovin.player.Player(container, playerConfig);

//<!-- STEP 4 - Configure and load a Source for the player -->
var sourceConfig = {
  "title": "Default Demo Source Config",
  "description": "Select another example in \"Step 4 - Load a Source\" to test it here",
  "dash": "https://bitmovin-a.akamaihd.net/content/MI201109210084_1/mpds/f08e80da-bf1d-4e3d-8899-f0f6155f6efa.mpd",
  "hls": "https://bitmovin-a.akamaihd.net/content/MI201109210084_1/m3u8s/f08e80da-bf1d-4e3d-8899-f0f6155f6efa.m3u8",
  "smooth": "https://test.playready.microsoft.com/smoothstreaming/SSWSS720H264/SuperSpeedway_720.ism/manifest",
  "progressive": "https://bitmovin-a.akamaihd.net/content/MI201109210084_1/MI201109210084_mpeg-4_hd_high_1080p25_10mbits.mp4",
  "poster": "https://bitmovin-a.akamaihd.net/content/MI201109210084_1/poster.jpg"

player.load(sourceConfig).then(function() {
    console.log('Successfully loaded Source Config!');
  }).catch(function(reason) {
    console.log('Error while loading source:', reason);


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