Media Player Themes allow an Organization's Admin to customize the Media Player based on the needs of certain courses, departments, or Organizations. This guide will provide Admins with instructions on how to create and edit a Media Player Theme from the Admin Panel.
Creating a New Media Player Theme
Below are the steps to create a new Media Player Theme through the Admin Panel.
- Log into the Video Platform as an Admin, then navigate to the Admin Panel.
- Select the Branding tab from the menu and click on Create New.
- Fill out the information as below then press Create Theme.
- Theme Name: The name for your Media Player Theme.
- Button Primary: The main color for the buttons on the Play Bar.
- Button Secondary: The background color for the Play icon.
- Setting Menu: The background color for the Settings menu when clicking on the Gear icon.
- Setting Text: The text color for all the Settings options when clicking on the Gear icon.
- Seek Interval: The number of seconds the Media Player advances when using the Forward or Backward hotkeys.
- Play Bar Style: Select between Fixed or Overlay.
- Other configurations will be available once the Media Player Theme is created.
- Caption Bar Options: Customize the font, size, or color of the Closed-Caption texts.
- Button Options: Select which buttons will be available on the Play Bar.
- Speed Options: Choose which playback speed option will be available for Viewers.
Accessing the Media Player Theme
Once the Media Player Theme is created, Content Creators will be able to set which Media Player Theme they would like for their media files.
- Hover over the Media's thumbnail and select More.
- Navigate to the Player tab from the left side menu.
- Select the Media Player Theme you wish to use and select Save Player.