Use Sync Play

With the Sync play option, you can create playlist that is playing synchronized on separate devices. In this way, a content item will start on different devices at the same time.

There are some restrictions to meet, or the Sync play option will not work.

- Each device is connected to one access point with Snooping protocol

- S3 and higher are suitable for this option


First, you give your screens a Tag, this tag is needed to provide the right content item to the screen.

1. Go to your device section

2. Select your device

3. Click Assign Tag>Media tag


 

1. Here you see the device you have selected

2. When there are tags created you can view/ select them in this field

3. When you want to create a new tag click Add Tag


 

For this purpose, we will use the Text type.

1. Give your tag e clear short name example: screen left/ Counter etc.

2. Save your tag


 

In the upper right corner, you get the confirmation that this tag has been sent to your device.


 

You can check all the tags of your screen with the option Tag information


 

Now you have given your device a Tag. 


Playlist.

1. Click on Playlist

2. New Playlist


 

1. Choose your player, remember a synced playlist is only available from S3 and higher

2. Select Sync play


 

1. when you are done click save to keep the playlist

2. Available content on your server

3. How many content items you want to use in the playlist

4. The usable groups/ screens/ tags

5. Add remove a group/ screen/ tag

Please note: A group stand for a tag, this means you will assign a tag to one of these groups


 

Schedule.

1. Click on schedule

2. New schedule

3. Choose Content


 

1. Choose your player, remember a synced playlist is only available from S3 and higher

2. Select Sync play

3. On forehand, you need to select the screens you want to use

4. Click create to start


 

1. Click Content

2. Choose Playlist, automatically the Sync playlist will show


 

When drag and drop the selected playlist on the agenda overview a new pop up window will show up and you need to set up the Sync options.

1. The available tags you have created in the screen section

2. Drag and drop the needed tag in the group