Returns the provider being utilized by JW Player for a particular media file. JW Player will always technically render in HTML5 mode, even if it is using a Flash-based provider.
NOTE: As per Adobe, Flash Player is no longer supported.
Returns an object with the following:
|name ||The name of the provider currently being used|
List of possible providers:
|html5 ||Displays whenever content renders natively within a video tag|
|shaka||MPEG Dash Provider|
|hlsjs||HLS content rendering with HLS HTML5 provider|
|flash_video||Static video file with our Flash provider|
|flash_adaptive||Streaming HLS using Adobe Flash|
|flash_sound||Static audio file with Flash provider|