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  • Creating a Video Segment

    Content owners may create Video Segments through the Create Clip option. Video Segments are a segment or portion of a video, and can be accessed via a URL. Security settings still apply to Video Segments. 

    Creating a Video Segment

    The Video Segment creation tool is accessible directly through the Media Player, using the Create Clip tool.

    1. Navigate to the desired video through the Manage Media.
    2. Select Play to open the Media Player.
    3. Click on the Settings wheel on the Control Bar.
    4. Select Create Clip.
    5. Choose Segment.
    6. Enter the desired Start Time and Stop Time in seconds.
    7. Copy and paste the URL provided for the Video Segment by clicking Copy Link and pasting into a text editor or browser on your computer.


    Enabling Viewer Segment Creation

    The ability to create Clips and Segments must be enabled by the Content Creator. This is accessible through the Details screen.

    1. Select the desired video in Manage Media
    2. Choose More from the menu in the upper-right corner of the thumbnail.
    3. Select Links. 
    4. Click Enable on Allow Viewers to Create Sub-clip.


    Adding Creating a Clip to the Settings Menu

    As with other options in the Media Player, an IT Manager will need to add the Create Clip option to the Settings menu to allow Segment creation.

    1. Navigate to the Admin Panel from the Main Menu.
    2. Choose Branding.
    3. Click on Configure. If Create Clip is shown in Current Menu Items, no further action is needed.
    4. Click on the Add symbol next to Create Clip in the Available Items list.
    5. Select Save.