Touch The Video v1.5 released

Touch The Video new version v1.5 has been released in the App Store.

Here are changes with the v1.5.

Contents display control

You can hide/show any specific video files.You can set the private mode on/off at “Contents display control” on the Setting tab.

Contens Display Control

Contens Display Control

Only favorite files

If this menu item is set to ON, files whose “favorite” attribute at the video information are set to ON will be shown.

When you use the T.T.Video for your presentation, you can utilize this feature in case of you are not willing to show your usually watching video contents.

For more information, please see here.

[Showing only “favorite” files – you can show only your necessary files on presentation.]

Private Mode

Moreover, when you would like to completely hide your secret files, you can use “Private Mode”.

You can set private attribute to each file to hide with password.


  • You can set the private attribute only for files in “iTunes File Sharing”.
  • This feature is available only on iOS5.0 or later.

To know more about the private mode, please see here.

[Private Mode – Protect your secret files on iPhone/iPad by password.]

Specification change in external video output

There is a mirroring feature (clone video output) on iPhone(4S/5), iPad(2/3rd/mini/4th), and iPodTouch(5th) released after iPad2.

Previous TouchTheVideo ver.1.2.5 also had an external video output setting to allow you to select “Only video” or “Mirroring”.

External Video Setting

External Video Setting

The actual behavior in the previous version exactly followed the setting when playing videos, but when not playing, the external video output was always “Mirroring”. From this version, the application does not output anything (black screen) when the setting is “Only video”.

Below is the summary.

Setting Ver1.2.5-1.4 ver.1.5
on playback other situation on playback other situation
Only video Video output Mirroring Video output Black screen
All (by mirroring) Mirroring

Supports “Closed Caption”

The TouchTheVideo has become to support “Closed Caption” feature to show subtitle as well as the one of iOS standard application “Videos”.

Closed Captioning

Closed Captioning

For your information, Apple Keynotes Podcasts are famous content having closed caption. (At this moment, it seems videos after Apple WWDC2012 Keynote Address are supporting CC). Please utilize the feature when necessary.


[Notes] Displayed subtitle is not saved by still capture function of the TTVideos. When you would like to capture the screen with subtitle, please use the iOS standard screen capture function. (Press Home + Sleep at the same time)

Touch The Video as your usual App for viewing videos on iPhone/iPad/iPod

Touch The Video is continuously going to be improved to have more features and better performance, and to be more user friendly application. We need and welcome your valuable feedback or feature requests. Feel free to contact us anytime from contact web page or facebook.

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Download and enjoy your “Touch The Video V1.5” !

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