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MP3 Player Button

** This macro has been deprecated **

This macro will embed a streaming, flash based mp3 player button using mp3s files you have uploaded into dotCMS.

Macro Overview:




  • song_url
    This is the cms path to the folder which holds your uploaded file with the mp3 filename and extension. The path will look something like: /your/mp3s/filename.mp3
    This can specify an xml file with a predefined playlist. In this case the path will look something like: /path/to/playlist.xml

Optional Parameters:


This macro will automatically display a play button icon

Example 1: A simple example using the required fields

The file /path/to/playlist.xml needs to generate the following format:

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?>
<playlist version="1" xmlns="">

<creator>File Creator 1</creator>
<title>File Title #1</title>


<creator>File Creator 2</creator>
<title>File Title #2</title>



<creator>File Creator 3</creator>
<title>File Title #3</title>