F.A.Q. – Frequently asked questions .
What is OnlineMovies.IS ?
OnlineMovies.IS is a web scraper coded to crawl and index online movie web sites. OnlineMovies.IS do not host or upload any videos or movies other than indexing them from the scraped web sites.
What are the requirements to play movies on OnlineMovies.IS ?
If you are on a PC/Mac/Linux, you will need the latest version of Chrome or FireFox. Other browsers like Internet Explorer and Safari are not fully tested.
Optionally, you will need Adobe Flash Player.
Chrome is highly recommended because any movie , work without problems.
If you are on a ipad/iphone/android device, the default browser will work without any additional software installed.
The movies do not play on my iPhone/iPad .
Our servers(Server 1, Server 2, Server 3, Server 4) don’t require Adobe Flash Player to operate.
These servers are specifically chosen on our website to allow playback on iPhone/iPad without any additional software.
If you are still having problems, please CONTACT US .
The movies do not play on my android device.
You may need to download and install the Adobe Flash player.
What devices do your movie player support?
Our player supports all devices which are HTML5 ready with or without Adobe Flash Player installed. This includes devices like iPhone, iPad, PS3, SmartTV, Android, PC, MAC, Linux and others.
The screen stays black. I don’t see any option to play the movie.
If you are on a PC and you are using Microsoft Internet Explorer, download and install Google Chrome as Internet Explorer is known to cause problems on our site.
If you are on a Android device (Galaxy Note, Galaxy Tab etc), please install Adobe Flash Player.
The full screen button does not work. No changes to the screen after clicking the full screen button.
If you are using Microsoft Internet Explorer, download and install Google Chrome as Internet Explorer is known to cause problems on our site.
How do I turn on/off closed captions?
If closed captions are available for a specific movie, the closed captions icon will appear on our player. You just need to click on the icon to toggle on or off closed captions.
If you saw closed captions for a specific movie but there is no closed captions icon, that means the closed captions are hard coded into the movie and there is no way to turn it off.
How i can add subtitles to movies?
This option has on Server 3, if our Movie does not contain subtitles and you have subtitles in computer , You can add subtitles of movie and movie will play with subtitles in any language you want.
How do I watch movies in HD?
We created especially for you, Movies HD category, there are all the movies in version 720p / 1080p Bluray HD.
I have a question that is not listed here.
If that is the case, please use our contact form and we will answer your queries promptly.
Last Updated: 23 July 2015