How do I play back a web page on a DMP?

Potential Symptoms

  • How to play back a web page (website) on a DMP-8000 Player
  • How to use web page playback?

 

Environment

  • Product Family: Software and Controllers
  • Product: DMP-8000 version 7.7 or later or DMP-5000 version 8.5 or later with internet access
  • Component: 
  • Control System: Show Control System/Display Studio
Simplify your workflow and reduce hardware by playing HTML content directly from your player.  There is no need for scalers to convert web pages to video, save inputs on your switcher. Open yourself up to a new world of content.  Web page playback is an advanced feature of the DMP-8000 player to seamlessly incorporates social media, weather, the latest updates from games occurring simultaneously around the league and other live web page data/graphics onto multiple displays throughout a venue. 

Resolution

Make a .URI File
  1. Open a new notepad file
  2. Type the URL (web address) into the notepad file. 
  3. Save file using .URI file extension into the content folder of the player you wish to play the web page from.
  4. screendfeed uri capture.PNG
  5. Make sure to choose Save as type: to All Files (*.*).
  6. Its important the you selec ANSI in the Encoding option or this will not work.
                        Capture.PNG 
Make a button in Display Studio
  1.  Choose the .URI file
    • web playback script.png
  2. Click button in Display Studio to trigger the file to play. Note that it may take a bit of time for the web page to load.  

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