DivX VOD Registration for Mobile Player
DivX Mobile Player includes an option for registering the player with the DivX Video On Demand service. DMP can complete VOD registration directly over-the-air.
DivX Mobile Player is beta software available for a limited time only. DivX Mobile Player will expire.
Below are some answers to frequent questions.
Do I need register DivX Mobile Player?
No. You should register DMP if and only if you use the DivX VOD service.
What is DivX VOD?
The Video On Demand service offers videos for sale through various on-line partners. DivX VOD titles will only play on a registered DivX device. For more information, see http://vod.divx.com/
Where can I get VOD titles?
There are several on-line services which have partnered with DivX to offer VOD downloads. For some examples, see http://vod.divx.com/get/
What VOD titles are available for DivX Mobile Player?
Currently, there are none. VOD movies are typically in DivX Home Theater format and are intended for DivX DVD players. There are currently no VOD titles in DivX Mobile format for DMP.
Where can I get DivX Mobile videos?
You can make DivX videos yourself using a DivX certified camera or DivX software like Converter, Author or Dr. DivX. You do not need to register your phone to play homemade DivX videos. Registration is only required for VOD purchases and currently there are no VOD movies available for DivX Mobile Player.
What if I want to register DMP anyway?
Aside from your DivX Labs account, you will need a DivX VOD account. You can create a VOD account using DivX software on your computer. Then enter your username and password on the settings page of DivX Mobile Player. Finally, choose the "register device" option from the menu. DMP will attempt to contact DivX.com and activate your device for DivX VOD.
What if I get an error?
If the network connection fails, DMP will display a registration code and suggest that you complete registration using the desktop DivX Player software. Unfortunately this option is not available at this time due to limitations of the desktop software.
Can you help me fix the error?
No, not at this time. There are no VOD titles for DivX Mobile Player currently available. The registration feature was added only for beta testing and there are several known issues that cannot be immediately remedied.