UIViewController MediaPlayer Additions Reference

Inherits from
Framework
/System/Library/Frameworks/MediaPlayer.framework
Availability
Available in iOS 3.2 and later.
Declared in
MPMoviePlayerViewController.h

Overview

This category adds methods to the UIViewController class for presenting and dismissing a movie player using a specific set of animations. The transitions used by these methods are the same ones used by the YouTube and iPod applications to display video content.

Tasks

Presenting and Dismissing the Movie Player

Instance Methods

dismissMoviePlayerViewControllerAnimated

Dismisses a movie player view controller using the standard movie player transition.

- (void)dismissMoviePlayerViewControllerAnimated
Discussion

If the receiver’s modalViewController property does not contain a movie player view controller, this method does nothing.

Availability
  • Available in iOS 3.2 and later.
Declared In
MPMoviePlayerViewController.h

presentMoviePlayerViewControllerAnimated:

Presents the movie player view controller using the standard movie player transition.

- (void)presentMoviePlayerViewControllerAnimated:(MPMoviePlayerViewController *)moviePlayerViewController
Parameters
moviePlayerViewController

The movie player view controller to present.

Availability
  • Available in iOS 3.2 and later.
Declared In
MPMoviePlayerViewController.h