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Using SnapStream: the Web Interface


Welcome to SnapStream! To starting using your SnapStream TV appliance, connect to the SnapStream Web Interface. This interface is like a website hosted by The SnapStream TV Appliance itself. In a SnapStream cluster, the web interface will be hosted on the master node.

 To access the web interface, enter the name or IP address of your SnapStream system (or the master node, if you have more than one) into the address bar of any web browser. You will be prompted to log in to SnapStream.

 

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Log in with the username and password provided on hard-copy documentation with your server. The default credentials will have permission to access to all of the web interface, including system settings. For information on creating user accounts with limited permissions, see the Users and Groups page.

 

 

 

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This is the home screen. It provides links to the following areas of the web admin:

Library- View, edit and download recordings

Program Guide- Browse upcoming shows and schedule recordings, or start a Live TV session

Recording Manager- In-depth options for managing recording jobs

Live TV- Start watching Live TV on the channel that you watched most recently

 

You can also navigate to the other pages in the web interface using the links at the top of the page.

 

Search- Run searches on completed recordings, including closed-captioning data

Alerts- Set up saved searches with e-mail alerts

Library- Same as above

Program Guide- Same as above

Recording Manager- Same as above

Tasks- Status information and management options for in-progress post-processing tasks

Admin- Settings and administrative options for Enterprise TV



 

You will also see a Search box at the top of this page, and of every page in the web interface. Use this search box to run a quick search on the library from anywhere in the interface.

 

Recently Completed Tasks

This page also lists post-processing tasks that have completed since the current user's last login, as well as Task Pop-Ups for tasks that have recently been submitted by the current user. See Tasks for more information.

 

To log out of SnapStream or change the Account Settings of the user who is currently logged in, click the gear icon (clip0284)

 

 

Help

 

To access the SnapStream help file from any page in the web admin, click Enterprise TV Help at the bottom of the page.

 

 

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