ENABLE SOUND IN DIRECTOR AND MEGASCREEN

To allow videos to play with sound automatically in both Director and MegaScreen, follow the steps below for your web browser. Once you’ve followed the steps below, you can play videos with sound without the need to unmute.

GOOGLE CHROME

1) Open Chrome Settings.

2) Choose Privacy and Security > Site Settings > Additional content settings > Sound.

Or, to open Sound settings, you can also open the following in Chrome: chrome://settings/content/sound.

3) Under Customized behaviors > Allowed to play sound, click “Add” to add the following sites:

https://onair.megaphonetv.com

https://studio.megaphonetv.com

4) Close settings.

SAFARI

1) Open Preferences.

2) Click Websites.

3) Click Auto-Play.

4) For onair.megaphonetv.com and studio.megaphonetv.com, select Allow All Auto-Play.

 

FOR SYSTEMS ADMINISTRATORS

Windows

To create a Windows Shortcut that allows Chrome to play sounds in all websites, follow these steps:

1) Exit Chrome.

2) Create a copy of your Chrome application shortcut, and name it Chrome with Autoplay.

3) Right-click on the Chrome with Autoplay shortcut.

4) Choose Properties.

5) At the end of the “Target:” line, add the following:

–autoplay-policy=no-user-gesture-required

6) Launch Chrome with the Chrome with Autoplay shortcut.

 

Mac

To start Chrome with sounds allowed for all websites, follow these steps:

1) Quit Chrome.

2) Open Terminal.

3) Run the following command:

/Applications/Google\ Chrome.app/Contents/MacOS/Google\ Chrome –autoplay-policy=no-user-gesture-required