Content Formats in VIDIMZO specify the number of allowed formats in the application for all pre-defined media types within the scope of the system. 


To learn more about Content Formats, see: Understanding Content Formats 


Note: This option will only be available in an on-premise deployment model of the application. To learn more about it, see: Understanding VIDIZMO Product Packages 

 

Steps to Add Content Formats

Only Administrator and Manager can manage Content Formats via Control Panel. 


1. From the Portal's Homepage screen: 

i. Click on the navigation menu on the top left of your screen.

ii. Expand Admin tab.

iii. Click on Control Panel


 



2. From the Control Panel screen:

i. Select Content Formats.

 



3. To add formats from the Content Formats screen: 

i. Click on the Add button at the top left corner of your screen resulting in an empty form as the first record of the table. 

ii. Select the Type of the media file you want to configure a content format for. 

iii. Enter the Extension of the format such as mp3 for an audio file or m4v for a video. 

iv. Enter the Mime Type for the file format you are adding. Multipurpose Internet Mail Extension (MIME) makes it easier for the application to identify files based on their nature. This classification helps browser open the file with the appropriate extension. 

v. Click on the add icon to update record.

 

 


A notification will appear briefly stating Content Format(s) added successfully.


Steps to Edit Content Formats 

Follow aforementioned Step 1 and 2 to navigate to Content Formats screen.


4. To edit formats from the Content Formats screen: 

i. Hover over any of the pre-defined format in the list to see the available options under Action. 

ii. Use the edit icon under Action to enable the fields to be edited. 

iii. Click the tick option to save your changes, or cross it to discard them. 


 

 

A notification will appear briefly stating: Content Format(s) updated successfully.


Steps to Delete Content Formats 

Follow aforementioned Step 1 and 2 to navigate to Content Formats screen. 


5. From the Content Formats screen: 

i. Hover over any of the pre-defined format in the list to see the available options under Action. 

ii. Use the delete icon under Action to enable the fields to be edited. 

iii. A confirmation pop-up will appear on your screen. Click Delete to proceed, or Cancel to revert back your deletion.

 

 

 


A notification will appear briefly stating Content Format(s) deleted successfully


Roles and Permissions

Only Administrators and Managers can add, edit or delete Content Formats in a VIDIZMO Application deployed on premise.