Mediaflo Playlists

A playlist allows you to group multiple media items in a single list. Publish a  playlist onto a webpage or a TRACS content page. When new media is added and published to a playlist, it will be automatically included in the published playlist.

NOTE: You must create a playlist before you are able to publish media to a playlist.

Create a Playlist

  1. Navigate to the Playlists tab.
  2. Click Add
  3. Enter a name for the new playlist in the Name textbox.
  4. To allow viewers to download media from a public playlist, check Allow Download.
  5. Click Save.

Publish Media to a Playlist

  1. Navigate to the Media Library tab.
  2. Click Publish next to the media item thumbnail you wish to add to the playlist.
  3. Click the checkbox under to the playlist you wish to publish the media to under the Playlists expandable menu.
  4. Click Publish.

    NOTE: You can add as many media items to as many playlists as you wish; however, media content can only be managed from the Media Library tab.

Remove Media from a Playlist

  1. Navigate to the Playlists tab.
  2. Click Publish next to the media item thumbnail you wish to add to the playlist.
  3. Under the Playlists expandable menu, click to deselect the checkbox next to the playlist which you would like to remove media from.
  4. Click Publish.

Categories are used to organize content in a playlist. Once a playlist is created, a Default Category will be generated automatically. You may rename the category or add more categories to that playlist.

Rename a Category

  1. Select the Playlists tab.
  2. Click Categories, located next to the playlist containing the Category you want to rename.
  3. Click Edit next to the Category that you would like to rename.
  4. Enter a new name in the Category Name textbox.
  5. Click Update.

Add a New Category

  1. Select the Playlists tab.
  2. Click Categories, located next to the playlist you want to add a category to.
  3. Click + Add.
  4. Enter a name in the Category Name textbox.
  5. Click Save.