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StarForce Player

StarForce Player

Free application to open sfmedia and sfm3u files protected against copying and piracy with the SFContent.com online service. To start playback, in addition to this application downloading, you need to activate access via the Internet using a serial number provided by the publisher. StarForce Player also allows playing usual video and audio files.

StarForce Player is a desktop application. To open protected content on mobile devices, please use StarForce Reader.




Download the archive version for Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2003 R2, and Windows Server 2008 here.

How to launch protected files

1 Download and install StarForce Player as a usual program (administrator privileges are required on a Window-based computer).
2 Run a playlist, an sfm3y file, from the file folder received from the publisher. If there is no such a file, then run an sfmedia file.
3 In the pop-up window enter the serial number provided by the publisher and follow the activation procedure. It just takes a few seconds.
4 The application starts playing the file. 'Pause', 'Stop', 'Jump to another track', 'Full-screen viewing' and other buttons are available.

Read more about how to work with protected videos in this article.

User interface


Usual interface User-friendly interface, familiar to every user, that is designed specifically for intuitive use of the program and easy access to viewing materials.
One application for different videos 2-in-one. StarForce Player can play not only protected, but also ordinary video and audio files that makes it multifunctional and allows using only one app on the user's personal computer.
Protection against screen shotting Protection against screen capturing for protected materials.
Popular video and audio formats Popular video and audio formats support.

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