Category Players

Creating a Category Player is a great way to showcase a subset of your on-demand archives as a stand-alone player that updates in real-time as archives are added to the selected category.

To create a category player:

1. Navigate to and select "Add New Player":


2. On the Player Builder page, select "Category Player" and the category of the on-demand archives you wish to include on the player:


3. Select your branding, size, and menu options, then click "Update Player"

4. Your category player will be created and titled with the selected category:


5. When clicked, the category player will showcase archives from the selected category for playback:



To learn more about how to build and edit players in StreamSpot, see the links to the other Knowledgebase articles below:


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    Sean McDermott

    What about the option of a PNG overlay image for branding or watermarking via your server?