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This plugin adds flowplayer to your wordpress blog, it comes pre-configured and is very easy to use.
all you need is the location of the video and it’s resolution. The plugin comes with flowplayer
version 3 which is able to play the following formats;

  • H.264
  • FLV
  • MP4

It is supported by the folowing browsers;

  • Internet Explorer 6.0+
  • Firefox FF 2+
  • Safari 2.0+
  • Opera 9.0+

The plugin has the following features;

  • Graphical add button
  • HTML add button
  • Easy to use


  1. Upload the wordpress-flowplayer directory to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress


How do I add a video to my post

To add a video to your post you can either click the flow button and answer the questions
or you can enter the code yourself for example;

[flow href="/uploads/video.flv" width="320" height="240"]

would add the video /uploads/video.flv with the width 320 and the height 240 to your post.

Contributors & Developers

“wordpress-flowplayer” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.


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