Affected Roles: Any User Role
Related Nx VMS Apps: Nx Desktop
Importing Image and Video Files
There are a few different ways to import and view offline media files (images and videos) in Nx Desktop.
Nx Desktop supports playback/viewing of the following file types:
|Supported Video File Types:||AVI MKV MP4 MOV TS M2TS MPEG MPG FLV WMV 3GP|
|Supported Image File Types:||JPG PNG GIF BMP TIFF|
Note: Local files are not synchronized across a System and are not available to other users.
Drag & Drop to View
- Users can drag and drop supported file types directly into the Nx Desktop client in order to view the file.
- The file will the appear in the Local Files list (the bottom item in the Resource Panel).
Using Open in Main Menu
- From the Main Menu button select Open and then choose a file or folder to open.
- If you choose folder remember that Nx Desktop will attempt to open every file in that directory and your computer may not have the juice! The maximum number of files that can be opened at one time is limited by the maximum number of items on a Layout: 64.
Adding a Local Media Folder Settings Dialog
- From the Main Menu button select Local Settings
- In the General tab under the Local Media File select Add
- Select the Folder you would like to add and press Choose.
- Once added this folder will be scanned for any changes and files will automatically be made available in the Nx Desktop app