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Screensaver starts during playing and seeking not working


We changed last week from JWPlayer 5 to the latest version, now we have currently 2 problems which didn't occurred with the old version.

1. The screensaver start's during watching a video
2. Seeking to a position on an unbuffered position restarts the video. This happens not in all browser but definitely in firefox.

An example video page is


1 Community Answers

Ethan Feldman

JW Player Support Agent  
0 rated :

1) If a PC has a screensaver set, we don’t have a way to prevent that.
2) “http.startparam”: “start”, should be “startparam”: “start”,

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