What is Quick Play and How to assign a quick play to the screens?

What is Quick Play and How to assign a quick play to the screens?

You can use Quick play option if you want to play a composition on a display right now for a specific time. Quick play option takes a higher precedence than already existing schedule in a display. This should be ideally used for emergency notification. 

    Create a composition ,if you do not have created one already. Read below article to know more about compositions : 
There are multiple ways to publish a quickplay : 

Method 1 - Publishing a quickplay 

  • Click on "Publish" module from the menu and click on Publish button .         
  • From the available options, select Quickplay 
         
  1.  Select the screens on which the quickplay needs to be assigned and click on Proceed
         
  • Select the composition which needs to be assigned as quickplay, enter quickplay name and duration and click on Publish
         

Your  Quickplay is now  successfully assigned to the screens


Method 2- Assigning a quickplay from composition module
  • Move your mouse to that composition to see the three dots . Click on "Assign as quickplay".


  • Give a name to this quick play and provide duration till when the content should run. 


  • Select the screen's on which you would like to assign this quick play.

  • Click on "Submit". Your contents are now live on the selected screens. 
          


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