How to Change Media Playback Duration

There are two different methods to set the duration for a Media item:

Method 1: Set Media duration on the Media item itself. 

STEP 1: Select Media in the top left of the ScreenScape application. This will take you to the Media page.

STEP 2: Double-click on the media item in question to access the settings, or alternatively, click the media item once, and select the Edit option in the top right of the application.

ScreenScape digital signage Help - Set Duration on Media Item

Fig. 2. The Duration Setting in the Media Settings Window.

STEP 3: Click on the Properties tab on the top right, if it is not already selected. Enter the desired media duration time in seconds within the provided text field. Make sure to click on Save when you are done.

 

Method 2: Set Media duration from the playlist settings window. 

STEP 1: Select Playlist in the top left of the ScreenScape application. This will take you to the Playlist page.

STEP 2: Double-click on the playlist in question to access the settings, or alternatively, click the Playlist once, and select the Edit option in the top right of the application.

ScreenScape digital signage Help - Duration Setting in Playlists

Fig. 1. The Duration Setting in the Playlist Settings Window.

STEP 3: Click on the Media tab on the top right, if it is not already selected. In your list of media items, the duration setting will be found to the right of the media name. Enter the desired duration time in seconds within the provided text field. Make sure to click on Save when you are done.

 

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