Creating and Broadcasting Overlays Creating and Broadcasting Overlays

Creating and Broadcasting Overlays

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All overlays can be customized and broadcast in the overlays tab.

Customize:

  1. Click Overlays from the admin bar
  2. Click Catalog at the top of you overlays menu
  3. Click the preview button next to the overlay to see an example of this overlay in your channel (it must be in TV mode to see previews)
  4. Click Use to customize and save/broadcast your overlay

For specifics on customization follow the first 4 steps above and then check out the following articles on each overlays

Broadcast Overlays:

  • Click Overlays from your admin tab 
  • You can either create a new overlay (follow steps above) or select from your previously saved overlays (Library). 
  • Once the overlay as been created or selected, click the Broadcast button to push changes live*

You can save messages and lower thirds in your overlay library:

  • Click Library
  • Click the overlay to preview it 
  • Click the edit icon to make changes
  • Click to broadcast 

*Note that overlays will only appear over video content. They will not appear in grid mode or on a landing page.