Managing DVR Capabilities (Deprecated)

The Live platform allows you to manage digital video records (DVRs).

Note: Backlot Live streaming has been deprecated and is scheduled to be disabled. For details and alternatives, see the OVP Release Notes.

Delete a DVR

This action completely removes the stored DVR without the option to select a time window to display.

Note: This action cannot be undone.

On Air Start Time

This action sets the start time for the DVR file in use, and indicates where the stream starts playing.

Note: This value can be restored.

On Air End Time

This action sets the end time at which the DVR will stop playing on the Ooyala Player.

Note: This value can be modified and restored.

Trim/Delete a DVR

This action completely trims and deletes the time stored on the DVR for streaming.

Note: Once the DVR is trimmed it cannot be restored.

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: What is the maximum time for the DVR time window?

A: Unlimited.

Q: Does DVR work on Hook?

A: Yes.

Q: Does DVR work on iOS?

A: Yes

Q: How does DVR work on a PC?

A: During the live event, viewers can use a scrubber bar to seek back to an allowed location.

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