A web server is built in to the player. This web server can be accessed using a web browser on your local network.
The local web server provides 4 useful functions:
- Live logs — View local log entries as they occur in your web browser.
- Player state — Query local screen data via JSON API. Access GPS, Analytics and other data.
- Trigger — Trigger a configured API event action.
- Blobstore — View items stored on the local device.
The internal web server is not started by default. To enable the internal web server, add the following into screen data.
This starts the web server listening on port 9090. The following addresses will then become available:
local-ip-address can be found in the
localAddress field within screen data.
The internal web server is only available in android-player-21.0.apk and later.