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Media player not working after packaging

Hi all,

We're having an issue with the media player not playing the video once packaged. It works fine in the editor but once packaged it shows as a black material. The video [man.wmv] is located under Content/Movies. As a basic test in a new project I tried this: Add movie to assets -> create media texture -> create material -> apply material to static mesh -> add static mesh to blueprint as component -> add blueprint to scene [video is auto-play and looping]. This works fine in scene but once packaged shows as a black material.

Anyone managed to get this working? Any steps to try? [v4.7.6]

Thanks

Product Version: UE 4.7
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asked Jun 05 '15 at 11:27 AM in Packaging & Deployment

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avatar image CaptainCorrection Jun 09 '15 at 07:48 AM

Ok, so I managed to get it working in the basic test. Tried out different video types, some better than others - MPEG-4 appears to be best - Thanks again Divo.

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Packaged for Win-64? I have a similar problem but only for Android.

I would try using MPEG-4 as per this dude

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answered Jun 05 '15 at 02:50 PM

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avatar image CaptainCorrection Jun 05 '15 at 02:54 PM

Ah, I will give that a try! I was thinking it was something to do with paths being hardcoded. Thanks Divo

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