Managing Publishing Rules

After you upload a video, you can assign publishing rules that affect when and where the content can be played.

For information about setting up publishing rules, see Publishing Rules.

To assign a publishing rule to an asset:

  1. Log in to the Backlot UI. The Backlot UI opens.
  2. Open the MANAGE page. The MANAGE page opens with a list of content.
  3. To only view specific asset types, select the asset type under CONTENT TYPES in the left pane.
  4. Select a video.
  5. Click the Syndication subtab.
  6. Select from the following:
    • To use a set of publishing rules that you already configured, select Use default flight times from syndication group and select the publishing rules group from the GROUP list box.
    • To specify a range when the content can play, select Specific Range and select a range.
    • To specify a recurring period when the content con play, select Recurring and select when the content can run.
Ooyala now provides a default Audio-Only Player in addition to the existing default Video Player. See the Audio-Only Player documentation section for more details on uploading content for audio-only or audio-primary playback and using the default Audio Player.