Figure: Encoder settings

Figure: Encoder settings

Table. Encoder information

Encoder source

Indicates which of the four possible input types is use – video capture card, Transport Stream, cloud or device direct

Encoder status

Real-time encoder status – running or stopped

Display name

Encoder name presented to users; used to create a user-friendly name for the channel

Encoder name

Read-only name created by Volicon Media Intelligence service

Probe name

Probe server on which the encoder is installed


Dropdown used to color code the player


Used to add an icon to channel name; <Browse file> icon used for workstation access to upload desired icon; typically for uploading channel logo, but may be any JPG or PNG image


Opens media player for the channel