FAQ

What file types may be uploaded to the KMC?

04/02/2020Tal Binder
The supported types of files are video/audio/image.

How to remove the large play button from a player

03/19/2020Jennifer Harris
Login to the KMC Go to Studio > Universal Studio Click on the desired player Go to Plugins > UI variables Add the following UI variable: Key: largePlayBtn.plugin | Value: false See http://prntscr.com/rdbuqs To locate the desired ...

How to configure anti-virus scanning for a publisher through the Kaltura Admin Console

03/19/2020Jennifer Harris
You can scan entries (per type) with an external virus scanning engine. To configure Virus Scan profiles in the Kaltura Admin Console, see Kaltura Admin Console User Manual . ...

What is the recommended time to keep a log of server notifications?

03/19/2020Jennifer Harris
The recommended time to keep the log of notifications is 48 hours. After 48 hours it should be safe to assume a notification will not be re-sent unless manually requested by an admin. 

What is a Kaltura Custom Metadata Profile Schema?

03/19/2020Jennifer Harris
A schema is a model for describing the structure of information. Each data schema holds a list of customized fields. An XSD (XML Schema Definition) provides a way to describe and validate data in an XML environment.

What is browser-based ingestion?

03/19/2020Jennifer Harris
You can upload files from your computer, record a video with your webcam, import from a selection of online repositories, or submit a bulk upload request via Kaltura formatted CSV/XML all from within the Kaltura Management Console (KMC).

How to upload media files to an existing entry using Drop Folders

03/19/2020Jennifer Harris
Use this option to match media to an existing entry from your account’s drop folder. This option is displayed when your account is set with a drop folder configuration. For more information Kaltura Drop Folders Service For Content Ingestion ....

How frequently is the analytic data updated in the KMC for a given item?

03/19/2020Jennifer Harris
Analytics are updated up to 24 – 48 hours from the activities execution time.

How do you access/download a raw file?

03/19/2020Jennifer Harris
If you have the entry ID of the raw file on hand, go to - http://cdnakmi.kaltura.com/p/PARTNER_ID_HERE/raw/entry_id/ENTRY_ID_HERE/file_name/name . You will be prompted to download the file with the original file name. ...

How to add distributor destinations to your account

03/19/2020Jennifer Harris
To add distributor destinations to your account, contact your account manager.