Modules: entryTypes - KMS Management Console/KAF Admin

entryType Modules

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Module info: this module allows you to set a dedicated player (different than the default KMS player) for audio entries.

Audioentry

Field

Description

customPlayerId

The player ID (uiConf ID) of the player that plays audios. Leave blank to use the KMS default player.

playerBarHeightPixels

The height (in pixels) of the custom player UI which is not part of the actual video (for example - the bottom bar). Leave blank to use the default player value.

playerVideoRatioPercent

The ratio (in percent) of the player (video asset area). Standard values: 16:9 = 56.25 , 4:3 = 75 , 16:10 = 62.5. Leave blank to use the default player value.

embedSizes

Set the sizes that can be used for embedded players.

set the player size in the following format: {width}x{height}. This setting requires a custom player.

If a custom player is not specified, the audio entry uses the default video player.

 

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Imageentry

Module info: this module allows you to set a dedicated player (different than the default KMS player) for image entries.

 

Field

Description

imageWatermarkUrl

What is the url of the image that should be used as watermark?

customPlayerId

What is the player ID (uiConf ID) of the custom player that shows images? Leave blank to use the default player.

playerBarHeightPixels

The height (in pixels) of the player ui which is not part of the actual video (for example - the bottom bar). Leave blank to use the default player value.

playerVideoRatioPercent

The ratio (in percent) of the video inside the player. Standard values: 16:9 = 56.25 , 4:3 = 75 , 16:10 = 62.5. Leave blank to use the default player value.

 

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Liveentry

Field

Description

enabled

Enable the Liveentry module.

multicastStreaming

Use multicast Streaming for Live Events (if DVR is enabled, it will be disabled in runtime).

dvrEnabled

Enable DVR for Live Events

recordingEnabled

Enable recording of Live Events (up to 24 hours)

transcodingProfile

Which transcoding profile will be used for Live Events? Select Cloud or Multicast.

liveBroadcasterRole

Who can create Live Events? If a role is selected, any role above it will also be able to create live events.

allowedUsers

Select users who are allowed to create Live Events.

krecordUIConfId

ID of the UIConf for KRecord used for publishing live streams.

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Quiz

Field

Description

enabled

Enables the Quiz module.

quizPlayerId

What is the player ID (uiConf ID) of the player that plays quizzes?

playerBarHeightPixels

The height (in pixels) of the player ui which is not part of the actual video (for example - the bottom bar). Leave blank to use the default player value.

playerVideoRatioPercent

The ratio (in percent) of the video inside the player. Standard values: 16:9 = 56.25 , 4:3 = 75 , 16:10 = 62.5. Leave blank to use the default player value.

BSEPlayerId

What is the player ID (uiConf ID) of the player that used to play quizzes in BSE? Uiconf should ahve the infoScreen plugin enabled

enableQuestionsV2

Set to Yes to allow quiz creators the use of the new questions types. To use this feature the quiz player should be set to Kaltura version 2.68 player or higher.

enableQuestionsV3

Set to Yes to allow quiz creators the use of the new Open Question type and Retake capabilities (KMS only). To use this feature, the quiz player version should be 2.75 or higher

preventForwardSeeks

Before you turn on the feature:

Click the button below to enable the 'Do not allow seek' feature in the Kaltura Video Editing Tools Editor.
Quiz creators may create a quiz restricting viewers to seek forward in the video.
NOTE: After enabled, the quiz players will be enhanced with the player plugin, and you will not be able to turn off this feature.
New players set for the quiz module will also be enhanced with the plugin from that point on.

 

After you turn on the feature:

The 'Do not allow seek' feature in the Kaltura Video Editing Tools Editor is enabled.
Quiz creators may create a quiz restricting viewers to seek forward in the video. 

NOTE: Quiz players will be enhanced with the player plugin upon saving of the module. the video.

allowedRolesQuiz

Who can create a quiz? if a role is selected, any role above it will also be able to create a quiz.

For additional administration information, see the Kaltura Interactive Video Quizzes Administrator's Guide in the Knowledge Center.

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Webcast

This module is used with InterCall Webcasting only.

 

Field

Description

enabled

Enable the Webcast module

intercallWebcastProfileId

The profile id of the webcast metadata profile.

sortMediaBy

By default, how should media in the gallery be sorted?

embedAllowed

The webcast is an external entry and embed is not allowed.

expiryTime

The session expiration time (in seconds) sent in the entry link. Keep it as short as possible.

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Youtube

MediaSpace users can add YouTube video content and metadata into MediaSpace. Hosted content on YouTube is played back on the Kaltura V2 player from version 2.13 and above. To update the player to the latest player version, re-save the player settings in the KMC Studio > Universal Studio tab.

Because the video itself still ‘resides’ on YouTube, a YouTube entry is treated differently in some ways from a native Kaltura entry.  

  • What is supported?

    • Basic and custom metadata
    • Sunrise/sunset (scheduled publishing)
    • Commenting
    • Collaboration (changing owner, adding co-editor and co-publisher)
    • Attachments
    • Uploading caption file to Kaltura entry
    • Replace Video (with new YouTube URL)
    • Playback analytics
  • What is not supported?

    • Kaltura REACH auto-captioning
    • Change Thumbnail
    • Enable download
    • Viewer’s ability to enable/disable YouTube captions (these are the captions associated with the YouTube video)
    • Timeline (Chapters and slides)
    • Trim/Clip
    • Playback rate selector

Field

Description

enabled

Enable the Youtube module

previewPlayer

The player uiconf to use for the YouTube entry preview when adding a new entry. Leave blank to use the default MediaSpace player.

replaceYouTubeEntryMessage

The message to display when replacing a YouTube entry.

 

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