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Player setup

This page explains how to configure afterglow via some basic player parameters

[block:callout] { "type": "info", "title": "All parameters on this page are optional", "body": "For a working player, you don't need more than the four [mandatory parameters](doc:mandatory-parameters). All parameters on this page are optional, that means you don't have to use them." } [/block] The following player parameters will help you setting up your player. --- > data-volume="XX" If you pass this parameter to your video element, afterglow will set the initial volume of the player instance to the given value. You should provide a *float* value ranging from 0 (muted) to 1 (full volume) If omitted, the player volume will default to 1. You can see an example of how to set the initial volume [here](doc:setting-the-initial-sound-volume). --- > data-skin="*dark*|*light*" If you pass this parameter to your video element, afterglow will apply a *dark* or a *light* skin to the player controls. If omitted, afterglow will apply it's default skin. There is an example available, look [here](doc:using-dark-or-light-skin). ---