Last updated: Jun 27 2018

Screen9 Video for Episerver

Screen9 OVP

The Screen9 Video for Episerver add-on enables easy and flexible video support in Episerver. The add-on enables all features in the Screen9 Online Video Platform (OVP) and can also be extended and customized to meet customer requirements.

Benefits with Video

Screen9 video conveys more information than both text and images. It grabs the viewers’ attention, is engaging and lets you get your point across in less time. Viewers also recall up to six times more information from a video than from a text. Video is commonly used for marketing, branding, inspiration, onboarding, tutorials, how-tos, and other educational usages.

Video for Episerver

With Screen9 video for Episerver, managing and publishing video becomes easy through a seamless plug-and-play integration. Video can be uploaded in a variety of ways such as drag-and-drop, App uploads, DAM synchronization, FTP uploads or through live streaming. Video is automatically transcoded to work on all devices in a variety of formats up to 8K to enable true adaptive streaming for an optimal viewing experience. Publishing is done with the click of a button inside Episerver. Both on-demand video and live video supports 360 degree video.

The Screen9 Online Video Platform is a developer-friendly platform with extensive APIs that empower developers to extend the Episerver integration and customize the presentation of video and related metadata.

File Management Integration

The Screen9 Video for Episerver add-on is integrated both as a Block and into the TinyMCE editor.


You can upload videos, publish videos, set up broadcast live and access all other functionality in Screen9 platform through the add-on.


Published videos can be resized easily in Episerver by dragging the corners of its frame. Metadata and other information is available through Screen9 BlockData objects and so you can further enhance the user experience and presentation of videos.

Other Integrations

All video is stored in the Screen9 online video platform (OVP). Screen9 offers connections to a variety of other services and platforms to streamline workflow and simplify management of video assets. Content can be synchronized with DAMs, PIMs, made available in SharePoint or in other CMSs and published on social networks. There are also connectors to analytics services and single sign-on add-ons. The platform comes with open APIs to give developers the power to create more connectors to Screen9 for accessing and manipulating content.

Note: See Add-ons platform compatibility for supported platform versions and installation information.


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