Starbuck's FreePlayer

Starbuck's FreePlayer is a simple and complete audio/video player based on the powerful MPlayer project. FreePlayer is gratis (free of charge) and its code is open-source. Starbuck's FreePlayer runs on Windows, Linux and Mac OS X platforms.

Starbuck's FreePlayer can play audio and video files, DVD and Bluray discs and folders, and files from the network, using the HTTP, FTP, MMS or RTSP/RTP protocol.


Starbuck's FreePlayer is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License version 2 as published by the Free Software Foundation.

Starbuck's FreePlayer is distributed in the hope that it will be useful, but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the GNU General Public License for more details.

You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public License along with Starbuck's FreePlayer; if not, write to the Free Software Foundation, Inc., 51 Franklin Street, Fifth Floor, Boston, MA 02110-1301 USA.

1. Introduction
1.1. What is Starbuck's FreePlayer
1.2. Where to find Starbuck's FreePlayer
1.2.1. Get Starbuck's FreePlayer for Windows
1.2.2. Get Starbuck's FreePlayer for Mac OS X
1.2.3. Get Starbuck's FreePlayer for Linux
2. Installation
2.1. Installer
2.2. MPlayer backend
2.2.1. MPlayer binaries
2.2.2. MPlayer2
2.2.3. Process latency
2.2.4. Process time-out
2.3. Blu-ray discs and ISOs (libbluray)
2.4. DVD DeCSS (libdvdcss)
3. Usage
3.1. Play file
3.1.1. Open video or audio file
3.1.2. Subtitle file
3.1.3. File with chapters
3.1.4. File with multiple video streams
3.1.5. Playback controls
3.2. Play DVD
3.2.1. Open DVD disc or folder
3.2.2. DVD menu navigation
3.2.3. DVD title selection
3.3. Play Bluray
3.2.1. Open Bluray disc or folder
3.2.2. Bluray navigation
3.4. Play network stream
3.4.1. Open URL
3.4.2. Video (and audio) web browser
3.4.3. Save network stream to local disk
3.5. Video web browser
3.5.1. Open web browser
3.5.2. Audio and video stream detection
4. Frequently Asked Questions