ViMP Light Edition
The free WEB video CMS solution

ViMP Light Edition

Video CMS for non-commercial use

(not permitted for closed environments)

Custom layout adaptions possible

Smartphone & HTML5 support

Limited featureset

For basic

Non-commercial license

For public 
private use only

Responsive design

Fits to every screen
on any device

Free download

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Get your own private video platform

ViMP Light enables you to start your own video platform for free. It contains a huge range of standard media management functions, allowing you to upload, import and administrate media. Furthermore, you have full access to your user database.

With the comprehensive configuration options of ViMP you can adapt ViMP to your very individual requirements. The design can be customized completely via HTML and CSS.

ViMP Light is free for non-commercial public use only!

If you're looking for a commercial solution, please click here for ViMP Ultimate.

ViMP Light is the right choice for you, if you...

  • want to run your own non-commercial video platform on the public internet
  • want to have full control over your user data
  • want to be independent of YouTube, Vimeo or any other public video platform
  • only have basic requirements

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ViMP Light Edition


Media functions

Manage and publish media easily with ViMP


Upload videos into the portal with only a few clicks or by drag'n'drop. Also from mobile devices.

Media Types

Besides video files, ViMP can also handle photos, audios and documents.

Thumbnail Views

ViMP users can choose between three different thumbnail views.


Various stickers emphasize certain media attributes additionally.


ViMP also supports livestreams that can be embedded into your ViMP platform.


ViMP WebTV Mode


Latest technology

ViMP supports modern web techniques, keeping your portal up-to-date.

Responsive Designs

ViMP contains different designs by default. Custom designs can be implemented with ease.

Smartphone Layout

An extra Smartphone layout makes ViMP also look great on iOS, Android & Windows Phone.

HLS Desktop Support

Enables HTTP Streaming even on desktop browsers.

HTML5 Support

Of course, ViMP is utterly HTML5 capable. No Flash required (but still available as fallback).

ViMP Responsive Designs


Media structuring

ViMP includes several features to structure media for different purposes.


Media can be assigned to one or more categories. (Sub)Categories are an excellent way to filter media in ViMP.


Use tags to add important search relevant keywords to your media.

ViMP Categories


Player features

Present your videos with our powerful ViMP player

HTML 5 first

ViMP uses its powerful HTML5 player by default. Flash is available as fallback.

Chapter Marks

Divide videos in multiple chapters with jump labels below the player.

Seek preview

Preview images above the seek bar help you finding a particular position.

ViMP HTML5 first


Platform features

ViMP offers useful functions beyond its media features.

Startpage Slider

Inform your visitors about news and important notes with the startpage slider.


Each registered user can participate the public blog and write his own blog posts.

Activities Stream

User actions can be shown to other users within the activities stream.


ViMP Startpage Slider



Integrate ViMP into other systems or integrate other systems into ViMP - according to your requirements.

Embed Code

Videos can be embedded into other website easily with the embed code.

YouTube & Vimeo Import

Videos can be embedded from YouTube or Vimeo with a simple click.

Facebook Connect

Users can register and login via Facebook Connect optionally.

Facebook Comments

Enable Facebook comments instead of the ViMP comments optionally.


The comprehensive administration panel of ViMP allows you to manage your contents and adapt the software to your very individual requirements.

Content management

All contents (media, users, static pages, slides, etc.) can be managed in the admin panel with ease.


The Dashboard presents the most important statistics at a glance.


Various configuration options to individually customize your portal.


Meaningful statistics about the views of the different media contents.


Setup your portal with predefined configuration templates with just one click.

Menu Configuration

Easily create your custom menu structure with sub menus.


ViMP talks (almost) all languages you desire thanks to i18n and UTF-8 support.



ViMP Multilingualism


Product Support

We don't let you down on issues, but offer different support channels.


Find answers to common questions in our online FAQ.

Forum Support

Free forum support for technical questions from other users and our staff.

ViMP Product Support


Additional Services and Extensions

In addition to the standard scope of functions we offer the following services and extensions.

ViMP Transcoding Service

Alternatively to the standard open source transcoding, ViMP offers a professional cloud-based transcoding service.

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ViMP Hosting

You can install ViMP on your own servers - or buy one of our ViMP Hosting solutions.

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ViMP Product Support


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ViMP Light Edition