To access the Cinegy Titler application settings, choose the "Settings…​" command from the "Edit" main menu; the following dialog will be open:

Settings

General Settings

Use this tab to define general settings of Cinegy Titler Editor.

Display Options

Enable a "Use selected font in the Text editor" option to apply the selected font for the textbox.

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Once this option is selected, a text entered in the textbox is displayed in parameters tab textbox according to the selected font.

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Once font settings in the "Font" parameters group are changed, these changes are applied immediately to the text in the textbox.

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Safe Zones

Settings

A safe zone is an area of the television picture where objects placed inside it can be seen on most television screens. Once the settings for safe zones are chosen, the canvas displays the rectangular area with a red and two grey boxes. The red box is the margin of the frame, the grey ones are the object safe and title safe areas.

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On-Air Plate Background

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In the "On-Air plate background" section, press the "…​" button and choose the graphics or video file that will be displayed in Cinegy Titler Editor during template preview. Choose the "Animate while editing" option to play the video defined as a on-air plate background during template preview.

Press the "Reset" button to restore the default setting.

Audio

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From the "Default audio device" drop-down list choose the device for audio playback.

Logging

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It is possible to define the custom folder where the log files will be stored. In the "Logging" section press the "…​" button and choose the desired folder.

Having configured the required settings, press "OK" to apply the changes.

Archive Settings

On the "Archive settings" tab you can configure the access to the Cinegy Archive database via Cinegy Archive Service (CAS) when Cinegy Titler is called from Cinegy Desktop.

Settings

Enable the Cinegy Archive integration by selecting the corresponding option and define the following parameters:

  • Database server – the SQL server name where Cinegy Archive database is stored;

  • Database – the Cinegy Archive database name;

  • CAS server – the URL of the machine where Cinegy Archive Service is running;

  • URL – this field is filled in automatically when the CAS server is discovered. For this enter "localhost" or specify the network computer name in the "CAS server" field; then press the "Discover" button for the system to automatically detect the CAS server URL address.

  • Domain – the name of domain you are using;

  • Username – the user name under which connection to Cinegy Archive will be established;

  • Password – the user password.

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Having filled in all the fields, press the "Test" button to check the entered settings.If connection to the database is established, the following message will appear:

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