Specifications

Supported Browsers

Microsoft Windows Google Chrome 39+
Mozilla Firefox 35+
Microsoft Internet Explorer 11+
Mac OS X Google Chrome 39+
Mozilla Firefox 35+
Apple Safari 7+

Software Prerequisites

Component Version Download/Setup
System Libraries Microsoft Visual C++ 2012 Redistributable Package (x64) Download
Installer file name: vcredist_x64.exe
Microsoft .NET Framework 4.5 or higher Download
Microsoft IIS IIS 7.5 or higher with ASP.NET 4.0 or higher Setup:
Windows Server 2008 R2
Windows 7
Windows 8.1
Windows Server 2012 R2
Required IIS features:
World Wide Web Service
Application Development Features:
.NET Extensibility
ASP.NET
ISAPI Extensions
ISAPI Filters
Common Http Features:
Default Document
Static Content
Security:
Request Filtering
Windows Media Player 12 or higher (part of Desktop Experience) Setup:
Windows Server 2008 R2
2008 R2 Decoder Update
Windows Server 2012 R2
Avid Language Pack At least one installed Language Pack, for example, NAEnglishBcst8kHz-8.6.1.143398 Provided as separate downloads on the same FTP server as the Avid Illuminate install package.

Supported File Formats

File Extension Description
3g2 Third Generation Partnership Project (3GPP) Audio/Video File
3gp Third Generation Partnership Project (3GPP) Audio/Video File
aac Advanced Audio Coding Audio File
aif Audio Interchange File Format
aiff Audio Interchange File Format
asf Windows Media Advanced Systems Format Streaming Audio/Video File
au Sun Microsystems Audio File
avi Audio Video Interleave Audio/Video File
f4v Video for Adobe Flash Player (ISO)
flv Video for Adobe Flash Player
gxf General Exchange Format
m4a MPEG-4 Audio File
m4v Apple MPEG-4 Video File
mov Quicktime Video File
mp3 MPEG-1/2 Audio File
mp4 MPEG-4 Video File
mpeg MPEG-1/2 Audio/Video File
mpg MPEG-1/2 Audio/Video File
mxf Material Exchange Format
oga Ogg Audio File
ogg Ogg Audio/Video File
ogv Video Container Format File
qt Quicktime Video File
swf Adobe Flash File
wav Waveform Audio File Format
wav Broadcast Wave Format
wma Windows Media Audio File
wmv Windows Media Video File

Note: Preview playback is dependent on the OS, browser, plug in support and decoder capabilities. Some file formats may require local file download prior to playback.