Ingesting with the Backlot UI
Use the Backlot UI to manually upload content into Backlot.
You can use the Backlot UI to manually upload and manage videos, thumbnails, and closed caption files.
Once ingested, you can use Backlot to configure asset settings and manage the asset, including:The Backlot UI is a manual upload process. To upload large numbers of videos, there are automated and more efficient ways (see About Ingesting Content.). If you want to use the Backlot UI for occasional uploading, see Uploading a Video.
|Content||Backlot UI||For more information|
|video title and description||Manage > Details subtab > Title, Description||Managing Video Details|
|thumbnails||Manage > Details subtab > Preview Image||Managing the Preview Image|
|flight times||Manage > Publishing Rules subtab > Flight Times||Managing Publishing Rules for Channel Sets (Deprecated)|
|closed captions||Manage > Details subtab||Uploading a Closed Caption File in Backlot|
|custom metadata||Manage > Custom Metadata subtab||Managing Custom Metadata|
|MRSS||Publish -> External Publishing||Syndication with Source MRSS|