Administrators can custom configure devices for specific behaviors using device properties, added for a device in the Appspace console. This article lists the device properties available, including their functions, default values and value range (where applicable), as well as the supported devices.

Card.room.capacity
  • Description: Manually display Meeting Room capacity used in Room Schedule card
  • Default Value: –
  • Value Range: –
  • Value Format: Numeric
  • Supported Device: All Appspace App based devices
  • Availability: Appspace App
Note
The Room Schedule card will display the room capacity from 1 to 100, anything more than 100 would be displayed as >100.
Card.room.facilities
  • Description: Manually display Meeting Room facilities used in Room Schedule card
  • Default Value: –
  • Value Range:
    • Ethernet
    • Phone
    • Projector
    • VideoConference
    • Whiteboard
    • Wifi
  • Value Format: <facility 1>,<facility 2>, <facility 3>
  • Supported Device: All Appspace App based devices
  • Availability: Appspace App
Card.room.label.room
  • Description: Manually display Meeting Room label used in Room Schedule card
  • Default Value: –
  • Value Format: Alphanumeric
  • Supported Device: All Appspace App based devices
  • Availability: Appspace App
Card.room.roomid
  • Description: Meeting Room Resource ID used in Room Schedule card
  • Default Value: –
  • Value Range: –
  • Value Format:
    • Resource E-mail <address@outlook.com> : If Microsoft Outlook Calendar is used.
    • Resource ID <numeric id> : If Google Calendar is used.
  • Supported Device: All Appspace App based devices
  • Availability: Appspace App
Card.room.roomname
  • Description: Manually display Meeting Room name used in Room Schedule card
  • Default Value: –
  • Value Range: –
  • Value Format: Alphanumeric
  • Supported Device: All Appspace App based devices
  • Availability: Appspace App
Custom.media.schedulingmode
  • Description: Synchronize playlist scheduling across multiple devices
  • Default Value: –
  • Value Range: synchronized
  • Value Format:
  • Supported Device: All Appspace App based devices
  • Availability: Appspace App
Custom.media.video.cc
  • Description: Closed Caption or subtitles for video
  • Default Value: –
  • Value Range: True or False
  • Value Format: Boolean
  • Supported Device: BrightSign
  • Availability: Appspace 6.0.x
Custom.media.video.layerindex
  • Description: Support for overlays on top of video on BrightSign devices, when added to the Media Zone widget in Advanced Channel.
  • Default Value: –
  • Value Range:
    • -1: Places the video behind all graphics.
    • 0: Disables “hwz” mode completely. Widget overlays on top of the video.
    • 1: Places the video in front of all graphics (the default setting). Video is shown, but others widget will be hidden.
    • 2: Places the video in front of all graphics, as well as a second video element. First video is shown, but second video and others widget will be hidden.
  • Supported Device: BrightSign
  • Availability: Appspace 6.0.x
Note
When “hwz” is enabled, the video is rendered as a video element, ensuring the highest possible frame rate and video quality. When “hwz” is disabled, the video is rendered as a graphics element.
Display.Rotation
  • Description: Software rotation on the player
  • Default Value: 0
  • Value Range: -90, 0, 90, 180, 270 (degrees)
  • Supported Device: All Appspace App based devices
  • Availability: Appspace 6.0.x
Note
BrightSign devices do not support the automatic orientation setting, hence require the device property to be set to portrait or landscape. For more information, visit the Configure device rotation settings article.
Play.Cache
  • Description: Download content locally on Interactive Mode
  • Default Value: –
  • Value Range: videos or all
  • Value Format:
  • Supported Device: All Appspace App based devices
  • Availability: Appspace App
Player.Brightsign.forceac3
  • Description: Output audio in both HDMI and analog output.
  • Default Value: –
  • Value Range: True or False
  • Value Format: Boolean
  • Supported Device: BrightSign devices
  • Availability: Appspace App
Player.clocksync.debug
  • Description: Enable of disable an overlay on the screen that shows the debug information for synchronized playback.
  • Default Value: –
  • Value Range: True or False
  • Value Format: Boolean
  • Supported Device: All Appspace App based devices supporting synchronized playback.
  • Availability: Appspace App 1.50
Player.clocksync.masterip
  • Description: The master device’s IP. Used by the slave device to synchronize the clock.
  • Default Value: –
  • Value Format: IP address <xxx.xxx.xxx.xxx>
  • Supported Device: All Appspace App based devices supporting synchronize playback.
  • Availability: Appspace App 1.50
Player.clocksync.mode
  • Description: Designate each device as a master or slave. Select only one device to act as the master clock.
  • Default Value: –
  • Value Format: “master” or “slave”
  • Supported Device: All Appspace App based devices supporting synchronize playback.
  • Availability: Appspace App 1.50
Player.content.preloadtime
  • Description: Define a pre-load time in seconds for content on the device.
  • Default Value: –
  • Unit: sec
  • Value Format: <seconds>
  • Supported Device: All Appspace App based devices supporting synchronize playback.
  • Availability: Appspace App 1.50
Note
This will help to adjust content playback on devices that take a longer time to load and play so it will play in a synchronized manner.

i.e. low power devices.

Recommended preload time:

LG WebOS – 3.5 seconds Chrome – 1.5 seconds UWP – at least 2 seconds

Player.layoutschedulingmode
  • Description: Synchronize layout scheduling across multiple devices
  • Default Value: –
  • Value Range: –
  • Value Format: synchronized
  • Supported Devices: All Appspace App based devices
  • Availability: Appspace App
Player.media.bypass.loadwait
  • Description: Bypass loading content (requires MediaZone property to be set as well)
  • Default Value: False
  • Value Range: Boolean
  • Supported Devices: All Appspace App based devices
  • Availability: Appspace App
Player.play.themesettings.channel.fullscreen.back
  • Description: Enable the persistant back button of a live channel, playlist, or advanced channel when displayed in full screen.
  • Value Range:
    • topleft
    • topright
    • bottomright
    • bottomleft
  • Supported Devices: All Appspace App based devices
  • Availability: Appspace App
Player.play.themesettings.home.channel.title.color
  • Description: Change the Channel title text color.
  • Default Value: –
  • Value Range: RGB Hex code (#FFFFFF), or RGBA (255,0,0,0.5)
  • Supported Devices: All Appspace App based devices
  • Availability: Appspace App
Player.play.themesettings.home.channelgroup.title.color
  • Description: Change the Channel Group title text color.
  • Default Value: –
  • Value Range: RGB Hex code (#FFFFFF), or RGBA (255,0,0,0.5)
  • Supported Devices: All Appspace App based devices
  • Availability: Appspace App
Player.play.themesettings.home.channelgroup.title.enable
  • Description: Hide the Channel Group’s title on the Home, Recently Added, and Channel Group screens in Interactive mode.
  • Default Value: True
  • Value Range: Boolean
  • Supported Devices: All Appspace App based devices
  • Availability: Appspace App
Player.play.themesettings.home.livechannels.sortby
  • Description: Sort Live channels in the Home and Live channels group view in Interactive mode.
  • Default Value: Name
  • Value Range:
    • Name
    • Number
    • Code
  • Supported Devices: All Appspace App based devices
  • Availability: Appspace App
Player.play.themesettings.home.search.enable
  • Description: Hide the Search icon in Interactive mode
  • Default Value: True
  • Value Range: Boolean
  • Supported Devices: All Appspace App based devices
  • Availability: Appspace App
Player.play.themesettings.home.sidebar.enable
  • Description: Hide the Side bar in Interactive mode
  • Default Value: True
  • Value Range: Boolean
  • Supported Devices: All Appspace App based devices
  • Availability: Appspace App
Player.play.themesettings.playlist.endofplaylistbehaviour
  • Description: Content plays through entire playlist once, before returning to main menu.
  • Default Value: –
  • Value Range: “goback
  • Supported Devices: All Appspace App based devices
  • Availability: Appspace App 1.24
Player.Play.Idle.Behavior
  • Description: To play single idle/default content when timeout
  • Default Value: –
  • Value Format: ‘lastused’, or ‘live=<channel_number>’, or ‘sign=<sign_ID>’,  or ‘channel=/<Channel Group Name>/<Channel Name>’ or ‘channel=/Channels/<Channel Name>’
  • Supported Devices: All Appspace App based devices
  • Availability: Appspace App 1.31

Important
For idle behavior to work correctly, both the Player.Play.Idle.Behavior and Player.Play.Idle.Duration device properties have to be added to the device.

Note
Alternatively, for Live video streams, you may use the ‘virtual’ group name ‘Live Video Streams/<Live channel name>’, as a replacement to using the Live channel number. eg: [channel=/Live Video Streams/FTV]
Player.Play.Idle.Duration
  • Description: To play single idle/default content when timeout
  • Default Value: –
  • Value Format: <idle timeout in seconds>
  • Supported Devices: All Appspace App based devices
  • Availability: Appspace App
Player.play.video.aspectratio
  • Description: To enable video stretching when in Interactive mode.
  • Default Value: uniform
  • Value Range:
    • stretch – video may appear stretched.
    • uniform – video may appear scaled to fit window.
    • uniform fill – video may appear cropped.
  • Supported Devices: BrightSign
  • Availability: Appspace App
Note
  • The aspect ratio property update takes effect after the current video ends. Since live channels do not have an end, update takes effect after user exits and reselects the live channel again.
  • In a sign, by default, the video will be stretched to fill the window.
Player.scheduling.mode
  • Description: Enables the synchronized playback at the layout level.
  • Default Value: –
  • Value Format: synchronized
  • Supported Devices: All Appspace App based devices supporting synchronize playback.
  • Availability: Appspace App 1.50
Player.videowall.tileid
  • Description: Assign the tile ID, in numeric, to the device to form a video wall.
  • Default Value: –
  • Value Format: numeric
  • Supported Devices: All Appspace App based devices supporting synchronize playback.
  • Availability: Appspace App 1.50

Note
Numbering is done left to right and top to bottom.
Player.videowall.tilematrix
  • Description: Splits the canvas into a grid of tiles to match the number of displays for video wall. * x – horizontal number of screens * y – vertical number of screens

  • Default Value: –

  • Value Format: x,y

  • Supported Devices: All Appspace App based devices supporting synchronize playback.

  • Availability: Appspace App 1.50

Profile
  • Description: To set a value in device properties for URL-type webpage content.
  • Default Value: –
  • Value Range: Any
  • Supported Devices: All Appspace App based devices
  • Availability: Appspace 6.0.x

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