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Overview

Composer Player is a free application that lets content creators distribute Composer content to any end-user. Composer Player offers the same high performance as Composer. Much more than a simple viewer, Composer Player makes it possible for content consumers to have highly interactive experiences with product deliverables.

Composer Player is designed to respond to contact and touch on Microsoft Windows 8 platforms.

Composer Player/Player Pro Capabilities

Composer Player includes:

  • A standalone executable (.exe) file that does not require any installation or advanced operating system permissions.
  • Dedicated web browser plug-ins that are necessary to read Composer content published in HTML, in either Internet Explorer or Mozilla Firefox.

    Note: As these plug-ins must be registered during the installation, advanced operating system permissions are required for the installation (only).

With a Composer Player Pro license, you get all the capabilities of the free Composer Player and the following additional premium features:

  • The ability to save content that has been edited in the Player. (Saving content also requires the Save Right Manager right.)
  • An advanced API that enables enhanced integration and interaction in custom applications.

Notes:

  • Composer Player and Composer Player Pro are the same executable file. A Composer Player Pro license is required to enable Pro features.
  • The features described in this guide apply to both free and Pro versions of Composer Player unless otherwise noted.

Before Reading this Guide

This User's Guide includes a thorough Interface Description section describing all commands available in Composer Player.



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