Joomtv general F.A.Q.

Is joomtv a free live or vod streaming service?

No, joomtv is a Joomla! 2.5 and 3 component that allow you to manage video streaming, broadcast events with a rtmp connection. If you need a live or vod streaming service please visit our marketplace.

Is it possible upgrade joomtv 5 to joomtv 6?

Yes, but there is a routine to follow, please visit how to upgrade to joomtv 6.

Is it possible install joomtv 6 on Joomla 2.5.x?

Joomtv is a Joomla 3.x component.

What are GOLD, PLATINUM and ENTERPRISE membership?

To give joomtv, you just subscribe a membership plan for one year. You'll be able to access your member download area where there are all joomtv files and their next upgrades or release versions. Please visit joomtv plans pricing to see each membership offers.

What are the server requirements for joomtv 6?

Joomtv 6 is a component for Joomla 3.x . LAMP server type is better. The web server has primary requirements, av-converter libraries and modH264 apache module for example. Please check your system first install joomtv.

When my membership plan expire, my webtv stop to work?

No, joomtv continue to work, but you'll not be able to access upgrades or next release untill your membership renewal.

Demo template is included to joomtv installation?

No, it's not included, but you can subscribe a template membership by our marketplace area.

What is the maximum size of the video file that can be upload?

The maximum size of the video file changes depending on the settings of the value post_max_filesize in the file php.ini. To find this you can go to the administration panel of Joomla (Site > System information) and click on the link Information PHP.

If you wont to change this value, you must edit the php.ini file located on your web server.

Why are my playlists not synchronized?

The playlist is synchronized with the time coordinates set in the Joomla! main configuration field.
System -> Global Configuration -> Server

How to use JWPlayer?

The JWPlayer is provided without any license key, you can take one for free here and insert after you have finded the Joomtv jwplayer plugin. The plugin base consent you to manage logo and share, Jwplayer paid feature can be insered customizing the plugin, contact us for information.

What video format and video encoding allowed?

You can upload video files avi,asf,mpg,wmv,mov and mp4 format. For more information please visit mp4 video encoding.