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setAsset

JavaScript API reference for Video Viewer.
setAsset(asset[, data])
Sets the new asset and optional additional asset data. You can call this parameter at any time, either before or after init() . If it is called after init() , the viewer swaps the asset at runtime.
See also init .

Parameters

asset
{ String } new asset ID.
data
{ JSON } JSON object with the following optional fields (case-sensitive):
  • posterimage - Image to display on the first frame before the video starts playing. See VideoPlayer.posterimage .
  • caption - location of the new closed caption file. If the file is not specified, the closed caption button is not visible in the user interface.
  • navigation - URL or path to WebVTT navigation content. The WebVTT file should be served by Image Serving

Returns

None.

Example

<instance>.setAsset("Scene7SharedAssets/Glacier_Climber_MP4")