Upgrading USB Dongle License Keys

Cinegy License Viewer is a tool for viewing licenses available on your Cinegy dongle, as well as for generating remote upgrade requests. Such upgrades are required for all USB dongles for all Cinegy products needing a USB license key.

This article describes the process of upgrading the currently used USB dongles to be compatible with the latest version of Cinegy software.

Loudness Plugin License Installation and Setup

The Loudness Control in Cinegy Playout is now provided by a third party Linear Acoustics (LA) professional plugin and as such requires additional Licensing from Linear Acoustics (part of the Telos Alliance). There is an additional License cost incurred for permanent installations. Previous versions of Loudness control are no longer supported.

Cinegy Network Utilities

Cinegy provides the following network utilities:

The Cinegy Network Utilities can be downloaded from both Cinegy User Portal and Cinegy Partner Portal. To start using the utilities you should unzip the downloaded package to any folder on a local drive.

Cinegy TCP / UDP / Web Service Port Usage List

Service names and port numbers are used to distinguish between different services that run over transport protocols such as TCP, UDP, DCCP, and SCTP.

Cinegy License Service

Cinegy License Service is meant to control an access to the licensed Cinegy software through the USB hardware dongles and software key files. This article describes Cinegy License Service installation and configuration.

Using GPI

General Purpose Input/Output (GPIO) interface is the universal interface that can be used to communicate with any devices which support the GPI protocol.

Cinegy Air products support GPI in 3 different scenarios. It is possible to combine these scenarios in your workflow.

XML Playlist Format

Cinegy Air playlist is a text-based XML file that contains information about each item inserted into it. The XML playlist format uses a simple and flexible item structure.

Integration with news production systems

MOS News System is a news preparation system which integrates the components of different 3rd party solutions for controlling the news text, graphics, and video for news stories creation.

Cinegy Software Licensing Overview

This article provides the overview of procedures for activating, re-activating, removing and activating software licenses on another host.

Using and Troubleshooting Cinegy License Manager

This article provides details on how to use Cinegy License Manager as well as troubleshooting failure scenarios.