Play a file with .bat

I am trying to associate a URL given to me by Windows Media Services on Windows Server 2008 R2 with a program called Epicor.

The URL links to a video that is being broadcasted. It plays just fine if I take the URL and put it in: Windows Media Player->Open URL. However, Epicor will not allow me to open a URL.

I created a .bat file as follows:
start mms://server/publishingpoint/videoname.wmv. This worked but Epicor will only allow me to run a .bat file from the local pc. In my environment this is not ideal. Any ideas of ways around this? (HTML, JavaScript, etc)
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  1. Scripted an HTML code, worked freaking great. I'll post the code when I'm around. Doubt anyone will ever be in this situation though.
  2. <!DOCTYPE html>


    <body style="background:black;">

    <div style="margin:0px auto 0px auto;text-align:center;">

    <embed src="VIDEO URL" quality=high autostart="true" hidden="false" loop="false" style="width:600px;height:400px;" NAME=" VIDEO NAME" ALIGN="center">


    <img src="COMPANY LOGO FILE LOCATION" style="width:20%;height:20%; margin: 20px auto 0px 50%;text-align:center;position:relative;left:-100px;" alt="COMPANY NAME" />



    Will look like this:
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