Configuring Player Channel Settings for Flash Player V3

Use the Backlot UI to configure the look and feel of a player when used with channels in Backlot. You can mimic the look used for videos or you can make changes.

Note: Settings on the Player Branding sub-tab affect only Flash Player V3. For Player V4, see Customizing the Player V4 Appearance. For HTML5 Player V3, use the JavaScript API (see Developing with the Player V3 JavaScript API and

To configure player channel settings:

  1. Log in to the Backlot UI. The Backlot UI opens.
  2. Open the PUBLISH page.
  3. Click the Player Branding tab.
  4. Select a player.
  5. Select the Channel & Channel Set Options tab (video assets only).
  6. Select the top gradient color. The top gradient color fades from the color you specify to the accent color that you specified on the previous tab.
  7. Select a color scheme from the Video List Color Scheme list box.
  8. Select Display options, including the whether the video description, video length, and Ooyala branding appears.

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