Settings_button

Pressing the "Settings" button on the toolbar launches the following configuration window:

Settings_dialog

This dialog contains two tabs: "General" and "Sources".

General Settings

Here you can define the following settings:

  • Join clips – when this option is disabled, multiple individual clips / CineLink files are created; when enabled, it allows combining multiple clips into a single file with common metadata during transcoding.

    Note
    Initial timecode for the resulting file is taken from the first clip in selection.
  • PCS host – specifies the name or IP address of the machine where the Cinegy Process Coordination Service is installed;

  • Heartbeat frequency – time interval for the Cinegy PCS to report it is running properly.

  • PCS services update frequency – time interval for the Cinegy PCS to update information about the internal services used by clients.

Sources Settings

Here you can define which media sources should be displayed in the location explorer as the root elements similarly to those in Windows File Explorer:

Settings_sources

Here you can control the display of the following media sources:

  • Local PC;

  • Quick access;

  • Network;

  • Archive.

Archive Source

To configure the archive source which will be displayed in the location explorer, select the "Archive" option:

Settings_archive_source

Plus_button

In the "MAMS host" field define the server name where the Cinegy MAM Service is launched. Then press this button to add a CAS profile. The following window appears displaying the list of all Cinegy Archive profiles created and registered in the Cinegy PCS:

Settings_archive_cas

Here select the required profile and press "OK".

Multiple CAS profiles can be selected; they will be displayed below the "MAMS host" field:

Settings_archive_cas_list

Plus_button

Press this button to edit the selected CAS profile; the following window appears:

Settings_archive_cas_edit

All the Cinegy Archive Service parameters are split into groups:

Generic

  • Name – the CAS profile name.

  • Description – any text to be used as the profile description.

Database

  • SQLServer – the SQL server name.

  • Database – the required Cinegy Archive database name.

Log On

  • Domain – the name of domain you are using.

  • Login – the name under which connection to Cinegy Archive will be established.

  • Password – the logon password.

Service

  • Url – the CAS URL address entered manually or received automatically using the "Discover" command from the Edit_icon menu: Settings_archive_discover

delete_button

Press this button to delete the selected CAS profile.