Thumbnails for self-hosted videos?

By default, VideoPro supports automatically fetching video thumbnails for Youtube, Vimeo, Dailymotion videos. In order to generate thumbnail images from self-hosted video files:

  • First, your website server needs this PHP extension: FFMPEG (which usually isn’t allowed to install on a shared host) to encode and generate images. Please contact your hosting provider and check if this extension can be installed successfully.
  • Second, we need to add customization code to make it work with the theme especially Submit video feature. You can contact our manager to get a quote of this Custom Job via or