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Getting Started


Version 1.0.0

Get an overview of the key features and requirements for the iOS SDK.

The VP Player SDK for iOS is built upon the native iOS player framework, AVFoundation. Apps built with this SDK integrate with video hosting, streaming, and analytics services. These services allow you to incorporate media playback experiences, monetize your app, and discover ways to increase viewer engagement. You can also use this SDK with video content that is hosted with non-VP Player services.


VP Player licenseFollow these steps if you work for a company that has a VP Player license:
1. Request an account from your company admin.
2. Follow the instructions in the welcome email.
Follow these steps if you are an independent developer who needs a license:
Get your free developer license!
iOS version 10.0+Your app must be leveraging at least this minimum iOS version.
Plugin supportEach version of this SDK has been built to work with a specific plugin version. Use the following table to ensure that you are referencing the correct plugin version in your app. The VP Player iOS SDK version listed shows when the minimum plugin support version was first updated.
1. VP Player iOS SDK.
2. Google Cast SDK.
3. Google ima SDK.


This developer guide provides best practice approaches for implementing this SDK. We also provide comprehensive documentation for each class in our SDK reference.

Intended auidence

This guide assumes that you have the necessary iOS and Objective-C or Swift development skills to work successfully with this SDK for iOS. You should know how to write and build iOS applications using Xcode and the latest Apple developer tools.

Terms of service

By adding the VP Player SDK for iOS to your app, you agree to the VP Player Terms of Service.