xinmsn Video is a Singapore-only service, and we do not have international streaming rights for our content at the moment.We do however have some limited programmes thats available as VOD to users outside of Singapore.
xinmsn has incorrectly detected that you are outside Singapore based on past records derived from your computer’s Temporary Internet Files folder (or cache as it is often referred to). Please follow the steps below:
Clearing Your Browser’s Cache
Follow these steps to delete the files and information that your Internet browser stores on your computer. This information includes Net content on websites you have surfed, cookies, and other temporarily saved information. Your links and favorites will not be deleted.
For users of Internet Explorer 7 and above:
Open Internet Options by clicking the Start button, clicking Control Panel, clicking Network and Internet, and then clicking Internet Options.
For Firefox users:1. Open a browser and then click on the Tools option located on the menu bar.
Click on this Quova.com link: Get your IP
You will see your IP details on the page.
A wide selection of the MediaCorp programmes from Ch 5, 8, U, Vasantham, Suria and Okto that are currently on air will be made available as catch up content:
New episodes will be available on catch up the next day after telecast. In the event where the catch up videos are faulty due to technical glitch, we will endeavor to make the video available as soon as we can.
Catch up period for most Mediacorp produced programmes will expire 21 days after the last episode. (Subjected to content licensing agreements, there will be exception cases where catch up duration is either shorter or longer )
Catch up period for acquired programmes is subject to licensing arrangement with the various content partners and may range from 3 to 30 days.
Older programmes within the past one year can be found here http://video.xin.msn.com/browse/tv
Do I need to sign-up as a member to use this catch up service?
No sign up will be needed for this catch up service.
Can I download the Videos?
All videos will be available via streaming only.
What video player is required to play these Videos?
Users will be able to view videos using the Silverlight player. Users who do not have Silverlight plugin installed will be able to view videos in a Flash player. However due to licensing rights, some long-form videos will can only be viewed via the Silverlight player, which will be readily available via xinmsn.
Will people be able to log onto Windows Live on their TV?
With xinmsn, users will be able to get the latest local and international entertainment and lifestyle news anytime, anywhere. They will also be able to view their favourite MediaCorp Channel 5 and Channel 8 and Channel U programmes.
Although users won’t be able to log onto Windows Live via their televisions, they are still able to discover, share and communicate using their PCs and mobile phones. back to top
To view video at xinmsn Video, your computer must meet the following system requirements: