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Office 365 Video

What is Office 365 Video?

Office 365 Video is an intranet website portal where individuals can post and view videos. It  is a streaming video service that is available with SharePoint Online in Office 365. Office 365 Video displays a thumbnail image of each video on the site, an individual simply selects a thumbnail to view a particular video.

Please note: when opening Office 365 Video for the first time, the initial set up on your account may take a few moments.  It is not unusual for this process to take 15 minutes, or longer, to complete.  This only occurs on the initial set up, once completed, access to the video section is equivalent to that of the other sections within your Office 365 account.


Requirements for using Office 365 Video are as follows, You may need to install Adobe Flash to play videos on some browser/device combinations. You can install Adobe Flash here:

Browser OS Playback Supported
Edge Windows 10 HTML5
IE 11 Windows 10 HTML5
IE 11 Windows 8.1 HTML5
IE 11 Windows 7 Adobe Flash
IE 9 - 10 Windows Adobe Flash
Chrome 37+ Windows / OSX HTML5
Firefox 42+ Windows / OSX HTML5
Safari OSX Native HTML5
Mobile Devices
Browser OS Playback Supported
IE 11 Windows Phone 8.1 HTML5
Chrome Android 4.4.4 HTML5
Safari iOS 6 Native HTML5

Supported Video Formats

Office 365 Video is built on Azure Media Services. Therefore, Office 365 Video supports only the codecs and file formats that Azure Media Services supports.  When posting a video, please refer to the video formats that work in Office 365 Video listing for a list of supported formats. 

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Additional Information

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