ADA TV: Playlist Introduction

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Playlist Introduction

  1. Once you login
  2. Select the "TV" icon
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  3. This will display a list of ALL playlists you have available. To the right of your playlist you will find an Actions menu with several options:sp-actions.png

Actions Drop Down Overview

Play

This will be most useful if you have multiple playlists.  You can select this "Play" option, and the playlist will start playing from the beginning on the tv connected. Once through the playlist items, it will go back to the default playlist you have selected.  

If you only have 1 playlist, this will continue to play and repeat (you shouldn't need to select Play if you have one playlist)...

  1. Once you login
  2. Select the "TV" icon
  3. Select the "Actions" drop down for the playlist you would like to play repeatedly
  4. Select "Play"

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  5. A pop-up will appear, select the device/tv (if more than one) within the drop down menu
  6. Select "Play"- this play this entire playlist and continue to repeat it (as there are no other playlists)sp-repeat2.png

Play Repeatedly 

This will only be needed if you have multiple playlist.  This will tell the system to play this playlist repeatedly (instead of going back to the default playlist once done)...

  1. Once you login
  2. Select the "TV" icon
  3. Select the "Actions" drop down for the playlist you would like to play repeatedly
  4. Select "Play Repeatedly"
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  5. A pop-up will appear, select the device/tv (if more than one) within the drop down menu
  6. Select "Play"- this play this entire playlist and continue to repeat it
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Edit

This will allow you to edit the playlist selected.  You can review and/or modify your playlist once you select "Edit".

  1. Once you login
  2. Select the "TV" icon
  3. Select the "Actions" drop down for the playlist you would like to edit
  4. Selecting "Edit" will allow you to review and modify your playlist.
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  5. This will bring you to your playlist selected so you can review and modify further.playlist5.png
  6. Here you will see a list of your entire playlist, where the following options are available to you:
    1. Preview Media & Media Settings
    2. Play Media to TV
    3. Reorder Media
    4. Add Media
    5. Remove & Restore Media
    6. Add PBHS Content

Rename Playlist

You can rename any playlist you create by selecting this button:

  1. Once you login
  2. Select the "TV" icon
  3. Select the "Actions" drop down for the playlist you would like to rename
  4. Select the "Rename Playlist" option
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  5. Type in the name you would like in the text field provided
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  6. Select "Save", this will bring you back to your playlist
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Now that we have finished going over the main Actions menu, let's review the Add Playlist button.


Create a New Playlist (Add Playlist)

From this page, you also have the ability to create additional playlists if desired. Here is how to do so:

  1. Select the Add Playlist button in the upper right.
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  2. Type in the title you would like for your new playlist, and press the Add button.newplaylist.PNG
  3. You will now see your new playlist listed below your default one. If you select the Actions menu on your new playlist, you will see that some new options are available (due to the fact that you now have multiple playlists):
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Re-sync Device

On this page, you will also have the ability to re-sync your device. This feature is identical to pressing the Check for Updates button in our Device Options article, or to unplugging your device from the power and plugging it back in. Here is how to use it:

  1. Select the Re-sync Device button in the upper right.
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  2. A pop-up will appear, select the device/tv (if more than one) within the drop down menu
  3. Select "Re-sync"- this will send a command to your ADA TV to restart the device.
    Note: This command will only function if your device is currently running.
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  4. Your device should restart, search for any changes to your playlist, and resume playing.


More Playlist Actions (For Multiple Playlists)

Set as Default

This option will only appear if you have multiple playlists. It allows you to set a new playlist to play on your device by default.

  1. Once you login
  2. Select the "TV" icon
  3. Select the "Actions" drop down for the playlist you would like to edit
  4. Selecting "Set as Default" will allow you to set a playlist to default.default.png
  5. You can manually reset your device by unplugging it from the power and plugging it back in. When it boots back up, it will play your new default playlist.

Archive

This option will only appear if you have multiple playlists. It allows you to archive playlists that you no longer have need for.

  1. Once you login
  2. Select the "TV" icon
  3. Select the "Actions" drop down for the playlist you would like to edit
  4. Selecting "Archive" will allow you to set a playlist to default.archive.pngNote: If you archive your Default playlist, one of your active playlists will automatically be assigned as your new Default playlist.

Restore

This option will only appear if you have multiple playlists. It allows you to restore a playlist that you have previously archived.

  1. Once you login
  2. Select the "TV" icon
  3. Select the "Actions" drop down of an archived playlist
  4. Selecting "Restore" will allow you to restore the archived playlist to an active one.restore.PNG

 

 

 

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