SJ Video Player

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SJ Video Player is a lightweight flash video player with playlist , fully customizable and easy to setup. Supports .flv and .mp4 video formats. You can have your playlist in the right or at the bottom of your player, choose your playlist colors,width,height, multiple player skins and many other features.  Our player have the option to generate XML playlists for videos with minimum effort and zero xml knowledge, add thumbnails and descriptions, upload videos, upload and resize thumbnails, all theese at your fingertips in the backend.

And while SJ Video Player is certainly something one would want to have for their software library, on the other hand, anyone wanting to implement other types of video software for their computer, perhaps check out this website's digital video recording software seen here







Demo 1

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Demo 2 

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Demo 3

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Quick install guide


1. Log in to the Joomla administration back-end.

2. Select Extensions --> Install/Uninstall from the top menu.

3. In the panel Upload package file, click Browse and locate the installation package you have downloaded to your local computer.

4. Click the button Upload & Install.

5. Select Extensions --> Module Manager from the top menu and click SJ Video Player in the list.

6. Open the module and follow setup.


 Setup SJ Video Player

I. Upload videos, thumbnails and create the playlist

There is 2 separate ways of doing this:

1. Use internal tool build specially to create folders, upload videos, upload and rezise thumbnails and generate playlist 

upload tool

2. Using your FTP user and password, login on your server.
Navigate to modules/mod_sj_video_player/videos. 
Create a folder for videos here (aka. myvideos), and another one for thumbnails (aka. mythumbs).
Upload the video files in .flv or .mp4 file format in "myvideos" folder, and thumbnails into "mythumbs" folder.
Navigate to modules/mod_sj_video_player/playlists and create the xml playlist. Examples can be found there.

II. Setup module

 1. Setup the playlist colors

Background color  
Mouse over color  
Item Selected color 
Composition color
Text color

pl color setup 2 

  pl color setup 

2. Setup the playlist position and size 

Position the playlist starting from left for the Horizontal positoning  and from Top for the Vertical positioning  in pixels. As example the values from the images bellow will position the playlist at 5 pixels distance from the left margin and at 226 pixels distance from the top. 
Playlist Width  and Playlist Height  are the sizes for the whole playlist.

Next will set the elements inside the playlist: 
Playlist item Width and Playlist item Height will set how wide and how tall the items will be and the Playlist text width is the space rezerved for text (title,description etc). All the sizes are in pixels.

pl positioning
pl sizes

3. Player settings

Stage color -  Set the color for the whole stage. The stage is the workspace for the player. This color will be ignored if Wmode  is set to "Transparent".
Playbar Skin Color - The color for the bar that hold the controls (start, stop, etc)
Playbar Skin Autohide - The skin can be set to show up only at mouse over if this option is enabled or always if it's disabled.
Playbar skin - 44 different styles are available for the skin. Choose the one that you like.
Player Width and Player Height - theese options will set the size of the movie area. Any size can be written here but the movie aspect ratio will be preserved.
Stage Width - The with of the stage mentioned above.
Stage Height - The height of the stage mentioned above.
Autoplay - The player can start at page load if this option is Enabled.
Wmode - We can use the stage color if this is set to "Window" or we can make it "Transparent".

4. Select the playlist 

Select the playlist from the dropdown. If you did not made one use the Playlist Setup option or read pt.I above.

5. Publish

In the left hand size give your module a Title , select the Position you want to publish check the Status to be Published and Module Assignement to be On all pages or if you want specific pages select them from the list.

6. Save and exit



*In order to customize your module like the one in the demo, use the following options:

video setup1

video setup2

Version history


  •  Background Color
  •  Mouse Over Color
  •  Item Selected Color
  •  Composition Color
  •  Text Color
  •  Horizontal positioning
  •  Vertical positioning
  •  Playlist Width
  •  Playlist Height
  •  Playlist Item Width
  •  Playlist Item Height
  •  Playlist Text Width
  •  Stage Color
  •  Playbar Skin Color
  •  Playbar Skin Autohide
  •  Playbar Skin (44 skins)
  •  Stage Width
  •  Stage Height
  •  Autoplay enable/disable
  •  Movie Quality
  •  Window mode
  •  Select playlist


  •  Create folder for videos from back end
  •  Upload videos from back-end in your created video folder
  •  Create thumbnails folder
  •  Upload thumbnails photo with resize options
  •  Create playlist from back end with a nice fancy button and write description for videos from it.(no need to know any xml language).


  • .mp4 format support


  • player width
  • player height
  • can be used as video gallery.



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0 #5 Bizz 2013-08-19 07:44
Hi Eric
I am sorry but mod_sj_videobox is not our product. I suggest contact the devs of that module.
0 #4 eric 2013-08-19 04:05
Hi guys,

I got this error when trying to upload the video.

Fatal error: Call to undefined function exif_imagetype( ) in /home/menginee/ public_html/lab server/modules/ mod_sj_videobox /core/helper_im age.php on line 260

Any help please?

+2 #3 Juan 2013-01-23 12:05
Great !!!

Thank you very much !!!!

0 #2 Bizz 2013-01-23 10:57
Hello Juan
Yes, our SJ Video Player can be used on multiple pages with different playlist for each instance
0 #1 Juan 2013-01-21 21:13
Hello . . . I have just bought the module and it is great . . . I only have a question . . . can I have the module with different play-lists, for example in one page the documentaries list and in another page the movies list . . . can I do that? . . . Thank you in advance . . . Juan

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