Video

Video

Please note:

  • If you are using a 3.0.x CMS, please click here
  • If you are using a CMS earlier than v3.0.0 please click here
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Uploaded Video files are cached for off-line playback and allow for VIdeos to be added to Layouts.

Video files can be uploaded to the Library or uploaded directly to Layouts using the Video Library Search function from the Toolbar in the Layout Designer.

Configuration Options

Once added to Layouts, click on the Video file in the Timeline or Viewer to show configuration options in the the properties panel:

  • Provide an optional Name if required.
  • Here you can see how long the video will play for. Tick the Set a duration to provide a specific duration.

Set a lower duration than shown to cut the video short or select a higher duration and use the Loop function!
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  • Use the Configuration tab to select the Scale type for the video.

Please note: Scaling is currently supported by Android, webOS and Tizen Players (from v2 R200) and Windows Players (from v2 R253).
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  • If the video has audio this can be muted by ticking the box.
  • If you tick to Show Full Screen, the video will show full screen whilst it is playing. When the next item in the Timeline is shown it will revert back to the size of the Region.

Use the Context Menu to apply options to this Widget. Please refer to the Layout Designer page for further information!

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Actions

Actions can be attached to this Widget, please see the Interactive Actions page for more information.

As Xibo takes no measures to control what content is put on your displays, it is your responsibility to ensure that any videos used are appropriately attributed if you do not own the rights.