How Do I Create a Playlist Using XhibitSignage.com?

After uploading content to your Media Library, you're now ready to arrange the files together to create a playlist. Playlists allow you to manage large groups of content by combining them together under a single playlist name, which can then be added to a schedule and published very easily. The following article explains how to create a playlist.


What You'll Need

  • Mvix Xhibit
  • XhibitSignage credentials 
  • Internet Connectivity
  • Files you wish to add to playlist


Creating a Playlist

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  • Log into XhibitSignage.com, hover your mouse over the "Playlists" tab on the top menu bar, and click the "Create Playlists" option from the drop-down menu below.
  • Depending on the files you wish to schedule, you can filter your list view by General, Local, Web, Gallery, Social, Premium, and Licensed, depending on your purchased Package and available widgets
 
  • The next step is to drag and drop your desired files from the list on the left to the empty column on the right. The files will stack in descending order, but can be reorganized by through drag-and-drop.
  • Once content has been added to the Playlist, you can begin to configure a duration for each file.
     
  • You can designate length of playtime for media, as well as designate what hours the media is viable for in the playlist. Video files cannot have their playtime altered, but can have the number of times they play changed, via the plus and minus icons.
  • NOTE: Files can be removed from a playlist at any point in time by clicking the trash icon on the right side, and confirming "DELETE".
  • Once the appropriate files have been added, you'll want to name your playlist in the "Name" field, and then optionally write a description or add it to a group using the field provided. Once satisfied, click the "Save" button near the bottom right corner.
 

For more information about creating a playlist, please view the following video:

 




*"For optimal playback results, a maximum of 150 media items can be added to a playlist. Multiple playlists can be created and appended for a continuous playback experience of hundreds of media items."

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