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Posts: 48
Registered: ‎12-11-2008
My Device: Not Specified

"Media Files in BB Strom 9530"

Hi Genius,

 

i have .mp4 media (Video) File , here i can watch the video directly (Not need to save)  when i click open button at 8330 models.But when i run the same application in strom (9530).... i can't able to open it directly i got this message

"The current media cannot be played from the network .Save it first for local play playback ".... But i can save it and watch it..........  can any body know what is happen there when i open.........


      And onemore thing ,i cant download above  3mb size files (got 413 Bug)...........  how can i rectify this bug......

 

Expect uuuuuu

BlackBerry Development Advisor
Posts: 15,753
Registered: ‎07-09-2008
My Device: BlackBerry PRIV
My Carrier: Bell

Re: "Media Files in BB Storm 9530"

Media playback support varies between BlackBerry models.  The following link lists supported formats.

 

Media types supported on the BlackBerry smartphone

http://www.blackberry.com/btsc/search.do?cmd=displayKC&docType=kc&externalId=KB05482&sliceId=1&docTy...

 

You can read about the 413 response here.

 

What Is - HTTP 413 Request Entity Too Large
Article Number: DB-00623

http://www.blackberry.com/knowledgecenterpublic/livelink.exe/fetch/2000/348583/800451/800563/What_Is...

Mark Sohm
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Posts: 44
Registered: ‎02-15-2010
My Device: Blackberry Storm 9530
My Carrier: Verizon

Re: "Media Files in BB Storm 9530"

The first part of this question is not resolved.  I challenge you to provide a full working example of a web page containing an embedded video object that will actually play (not download) in a Blackberry.

- zelaza
Developer
Posts: 41
Registered: ‎01-19-2010
My Device: 8900
My Carrier: Vodafone

Re: "Media Files in BB Storm 9530"

Hi zelaza,

 

challenge solved Smiley Wink

- I filmed a video with my Bold 9000 and copied it to the htdcos folder of my XAMPP webserver on my notebook.

- I use the Bold's browser to navigate to the the webserver within my Wifi network

- I choose the file and start to play it.

Works fine.

 

But I have a similar problem:

I've to BB 9000 and a Notebook. I implemented a leight version of a webserver (HTTP/TCP) for my BB devices.

- I am able to stream data from the BB webserver.

- But I am not able to stream the 3gp video from this BB webserver.

- The curious thing is, the same file can be streamed from my XAMPP.

If i try to stream the 3GP video from my BB webserver to the other BB device, it results in the message, that I have to download the file before playing it.

 

I use the same HTTP header that my XAMPP sends. I do not have any ideas how to solve this.

 

Thanks for help!

 

 

Developer
Posts: 41
Registered: ‎01-19-2010
My Device: 8900
My Carrier: Vodafone

Re: "Media Files in BB Storm 9530"

Add. Infos for zelaza:

Look at this post:

http://supportforums.blackberry.com/t5/Java-Development/Unable-to-stream-videos-on-the-BlackBerry-St...

 

The Storm seems to be the problem in your case, due to the fact that is does not support HTTP Progressive Downlaod. You have to use a RTSP/RTP server that provides 3gp videos.