The following permissions are added on installation, make sure you add this permissions to the correct policy templates.
|digitalsignage||With this policy you can manage slides, broadcasts and media players.|
|digitalsignage_settings||With this policy you can manage slides, broadcasts, media players and slide types.|
The following system settings are added on installation.
|digitalsignage.context||The key of the Digital Signage context.|
|digitalsignage.export_resource||The ID of |
|digitalsignage.request_resource||The ID of |
|digitalsignage.templates||Comma delimited list of Digital Signage templates.|
|digitalsignage.auto_create_sync||Automatically synchronize when no data is available.|
|digitalsignage.media_source||The media source that is used for media files.|
|digitalsignage.request_param_broadcast||GET-parameter to identify the broadcast.|
|digitalsignage.request_param_player||GET-parameter to identify the player.|
You can find the following resources in the Digital Signage context.
|Resource||Output after installation|
digitalsignage folder in the root.
Creating your first broadcast
Create a player within the Digital Signage component. Example:
- Name: Hall
- Description: Screen in the hall
- Resolution: 1920x1080
- Type: Television (not mandatory and can be whatever you want)
Create slide(s) within in the
Create a broadcast within in the
3.1. Name: General 3.2. Description: General broadcast for every workday. 3.4. Template: DigitalSignage 3.5. Ticker URL: https://modx.today/feed.xml (a RSS feed URL)
Connect slides to your broadcast by right clicking the broadcast in the
Schedule your broadcast on the media player by right clicking the media player in the
Right click the media player and press
View playerto retrieve the player URL.