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How Do I Use The YouTube Widget?

Last Updated: Dec 05, 2017 03:20PM EST

How Do I Use The YouTube Widget?

What You'll Need

  • An Xhibit signage device
  • CMS Application with supported feature package
  • Internet Connectivity

If you meet the requirements listed above, simply follow the steps below to learn how to use the YouTube widget.

Selecting The Widget

  • Hover over the "MEDIA" menu item and click on "ADD MEDIA."
  • Click on the "WEB" category and select the "YouTube" widget.
Choosing the profiles widget
Selecting the Theme
  • In the YouTube widget, there are a selection of popular channels for you to use.
  • There are also different categories of channels such as News, Sports, or Education.
Selecting the Data Source
Selecting your Current Items
  • Once you have selected a channel, click on the "PREVIEW" button circled in red to see a preview in the right hand box.
  • To add a custom YouTube video, playlist, or channel, click on the "heart" category.
  • For more information on how to paste your video, hover over the "YouTube Video ID" label.
Adding to your media library
  • For options to mute audio, click on the "ADVANCED SETTINGS" button circled in red.
  • Once you are satisfied with your content, you may name it within the "Name / Title" box
  • Then click on the green "SAVE" button to add your YouTube video to the media library



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