The PlayWall is an automatic player for all the contents inside the Network of Contents (a cover or playlists of videos or contents). The first version of this feature takes a random content from the network and it does start automatically on the same network of contents, and continuously; in a simple word Playwalls are the cover of your network. Automatic random contents, or selected contents from your library, will play automatically in the Network.
You can add a PlayWall inside your network from the section MYAPPS inside the platform of MYETV; or directly by clicking the link inside your network page, if it’s not activated yet, as the image below show to you (this link will be shown only to the owners of that network):
After chosed your Network to edit, you can enable or disable the feature from the field “Playwall”, inside the MYAPP section. The Playwall will be show in your Network page with only a click and it can be viewed automatically with the MYRC number of that Network; you don’t need to configure nothing more.
update: from February 2017 you can choose if any of your content content can be viewed via the PlayWall through the checkbox in the content’s edit page (feature available for every contents shared). (only for admin and/or editors of the Wall)
update: from July 2021 the random contents option may also include contents from the networks you follow
- There is no limit on how many contents you can show inside your Playwall
- All the contents insered inside your network, that respect prerequisities, are automatically viewed in the Playwall
- The “Random Contents” option will pick public contents only from your network
- The “Random Contents from My Followers” option will pick public contents from your network and the ones that you follow and you can choose which of the networks you follow should be included
- You cannot insert a restricted content inside your PlayWall, if present will be automatically discarded
Random Contents PlayWall: this MYAPP will show only the public contents (only videos or images) from the entire network. Orders of contents will be completely random for every viewers, decided by the owner of the Network, or decided by the viewer; the owner can choose the best option in the section “order by”. The owner of the Network can also check the option called “includes the contents from the networks who i follow” and then the owner can choose what network to include, from his following list, by a select box. In the MYAPP named as “PLAYWALL”.
Custom Content PlayWall: this MYAPP will play only one content in your network; you can chose from your own or shared contents (it could be livestreaming, videos, images or text). When activated every viewers will show only this content in the PlayWall, also if the “playwall” app is enabled. This MYAPP can be activated for every contents also inside the “edit content” page, to activate it in a simple way and when automatic start/end is specified the MYAPP will deactivated itself and reactivate the normal PLAYWALL. In the MYAPP named as “PLAYWALL CUSTOM EVENT”