What is the Player Size Tab in the Player Template Wizard?
The player size tab in the Player template wizard defines the overall size of the player <div> with all it's components that will be applied to all players associated with this template.
When defining the player size, you should take into account any additional components you would like to incorporate into your player such as: related videos carousel, top skins etc.
Note: The default size of the player is 640 (width) by 360 (height).
Customizing the Player Size in the Player Template Wizard
To customize the player's size in the player template, perform the following steps:
- Access the Player template wizard by editing an existing player template or create a new one.
- Select the 'Player Size' tab within the Player Template Wizard.
- Apply the required fields according to the following table:
Field Name Description Size 300x250
Selecting this radio button will set your player width to 300 pixels and height to 250 pixels.
Note: This is considered a small player.
Select this radio button will set your player width to 500 pixels and height to 300 pixels.
Note: This is considered a large player.
Custom Select this check box to apply a custom width and height to your player. When selected additional width and height fields will be displayed. Width
Enter a custom width for your player in pixels.
Enter a custom height for your player in pixels.
Select this check box to make your player size responsive to the element size it is embedded into.
For example: If you place the Player Tag into a <div> element in your page that has a size of 1000 pixels width by 500 pixels height, the player will set it's own size according to the div's size.
Note: Changing the parent element size will immediately effect the player size without the need to access the portal and change your player size definitions.
Note: The player template wizard will show you a preview of your current changes while customizing the player template.
- Click on 'Apply'. Your player size is now applied to the Player template.
- Continue to apply additional player template customization options or click 'Save' and see Player Template Save Dialog.
Note: After saving a player template, please see How to assign a Player template to a player.