How to create VoD thumbnail?

We have implemented a new feature for creating VoD thumbnail. You can create VoD thumbnail images through file transcoding. To create VoD thumbnail images, Please follow the steps.

  1. Login to StreamFast console.
  2. Move to File Transcoding.
  3. Select “Global Preset Profile” option.
  4. Create a new profile or you can edit an existing profile.
  5. At the bottom of the page, you can see the option “Thumbnail Settings“.
  6. You can select the mode as Fixed or Interval and set the time. If you choose the fixed option, you will get only one thumbnail image (In specified time)
  7. If you choose the Interval option, you will get corresponding images of the specified interval of time.
  8. Click the save button.
  9. Go to Zones> HTTP/VoD push> File manager.
  10. Click any file name and click the transcode option.
  11. Select the preset profile.
  12. After the completion of the transcoding job. You will get thumbnail images in the file manager

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