Document Revision History

This table describes the changes to MPMoviePlayerController Class Reference.

DateNotes
2012-09-19Added new information for iOS 6.0.
2012-07-17Removed line about not being allowed to pass nil in initWithContentURL:.
2011-11-17

Starting in iOS 5.0, a new movie player is not automatically prepared to play. See the discussion for the initWithContentURL: instance method.

2011-10-12

Added descriptions for the airPlayVideoActive property and the MPMoviePlayerIsAirPlayVideoActiveDidChangeNotification notification.

2011-02-17

Added a description for the allowsAirPlay property.

 

Added descriptions for the accessLog and errorLog properties.

2010-07-13Added information on playing streams whose URLs require access credentials.
 

Added a code snippet to the MPMoviePlayerController Overview to demonstrate how to correctly add a movie player to an application’s view hierarchy.

2010-04-10

Added a description of the timedMetadata method, which you can use to obtain time-based metadata from a streamed movie.

 

Clarified the description of the useApplicationAudioSession property.

2010-03-23

Updated for iOS 3.2.

2009-08-17

Improved MPMoviePlayerController introduction to describe how to play a series of movies.

 

Improved Discussion section for initWithContentURL: instance method to describe how to check for errors.

2009-06-02

Updated for iOS 3.0

 

Added description for initialPlaybackTime property. Improved description for scalingMode and movieControlMode properties. Updated “Supported Formats” section.

2008-05-27New document that describes the class used to implement a full-screen movie player.