Flow users with appropriate permissions, including Switchers and Administrators, can view and access channel management functions. Depending on your Flow user privileges, you may also be limited to managing channels for a particular content group only.
Channels are managed in Flow. From the Home page, select Manage > Channels.
Add New Channel
Click Add A New Channel.
Specify channel attributes as described in the following table.
Click Add Now to save your new channel.
Click here to see an example of the screen.
Content Groups are used to limit access to channels. Each user can be assigned access to 1 or all content groups.
Names the XPression projects used for broadcast. Names must follow file name restrictions for special characters.
Identifies the network address of the XPression server/channel system responsible for generating the output for the channel.
For example: 10.2.255.12.
Identifies the network port of the XPression server/channel system
Defaults to: 65101
Snipe Segment Delay
The number of seconds the system waits after the beginning of each segment before displaying the snipes for that segment.
By default: 30 seconds.
Click Edit to modify an existing channel.
Modify channel settings as needed.
Click Save Now.
Click Remove to remove the channel.
Click OK to confirm.
If you remove a channel by mistake, you can restore that channel in Flow.
Select the user you want to restore and click Restore.