Settings Page

On the Main Control page click "Settings" to switch to the Settigs page or use the shortcut (Win: Ctrl+P | Mac: Cmd+,). 
To edit a you can click de edit icon (a pencil) or doble click the item you want to edit. 

Project Settings

The data in this section is saved in the project file.


General

Project Name

A name for your Project. It'll be show at application window’s title bar. This is the name that is displayed in the list of favorite projects.

Columns

Number of columns of the grid.

Rows

Number of columns of the rows.

Modules Width

Width in pixels of each module of the table. The height will be calculated automatically, keeping 16:9 proportion.


Encoders

Information about the encoders to allow access via application.

Name

A name to identify the encoder. 
Eg. Elemental 01

Address

Address of the encoder. Usually its ip. 
Eg. 172.168.20.51

User

Name of a user with access to the encoder. The user must have at least the Operator role.

ApiKey

Sequence of characters used to validate the access to the encoder via application. To be obtained, login the user to the encoder and go to “Settings / User Profile”.
Eg. XkVg8KSQu7UyysbSSyQ5


Image Overlay

Information about the image files for insertion over the video signal.
See also "Inserting Images, Logos and Animation Over the Video".
Notes
The size of the image cannot be higher than the video input source resolution; otherwise, an error will occur.
The file has to be an image (PNG or BMP format) or a XML file. Check your encoder manual for further information.
In the web interface of your encoders, in the event configuration tab, the "Image Inserter" option must be "ON" and the "Enable REST Control" option must be checked.

Name

A name to identify the image.
Eg. “Before Event Slate” or “Logo”

Location

Path to the image file. The file has to be accessible to the encoder.
Eg. /data/server/incoming//logo.png

Left / Top

Distance of the image from the left border and top of the video.
Eg. 0

Opacity

Transparency of the image. 0 = completely transparent, 100 = opaque.
Eg. 50


Motion Images Overlay Pro 

Information about the animation files for insertion over the video signal.
See also "Inserting Images, Logos and Animation Over the Video".
Notes
This feature is available only in the Pro version of Broragrid.
AWS Elemental Motion Graphic Inserter License is required to display MOV files and PNG sequences.
In the web interface of your encoders, in the event configuration tab, the "Image Inserter" option must be "ON" and the "Enable REST Control" option must be checked.

Name

A name to identify the animation.
Eg. “Opening” or “Animated Logo”

Mode

Choose "MOV File" or "PNG Sequence" depending on the type of file you will use.

Framerate

PNG mode only. Choose the framerate to playback the PNG sequence.

Location

Path to the animation file. The file has to be accessible to the encoder. To enter a sequence of PNG files, only enter the file name of the first image, for example "logo-anim0000.png".
Eg. /data/server/incoming/logo-anim.mov

Left / Top

Distance of the animatoin from the left border and top of the video.
Eg. 0

Full Frame

Expand to fit frame. Preserves aspect ratio of images.

Loop

Loop on/off


Input Sources 

Labels of input sources (HD-SDI, files, network, etc).
See also "Using the Input Source Switcher".

Label

Label of a existing input.
Eg. "Camera 1" or "Break interval 2"


Cue Out Durations

A list of durations, in seconds, to be used for SCTE-35 Cue Out insertion.

Duration

Duration in seconds
Eg. 180 or 300

App Settings

The data in this section is saved in the project file.


Favorites Projects

Name

The project's name. This is the name that is displayed in the list of favorite projects.

Location

Path to project file.
Eg. D:\projects\big-event.bg3


Features lock Pro

List of features that can be blocked for the Boragrid operator. Useful to prevent accidental sending of command to encoders.
This feature is available only in the Pro version of Broragrid. 
Following is the list of lockable features.

  • Audio Gain
  • Cue Out Inserter
  • Favorite Projects Selector
  • Images Inserter
  • Images Layers Selector
  • Cue Out Inserter
  • Inputs
  • Lock Buttons
  • Start / Stop / Reset

Advanced

Project Refresh Rate

Allows you to refresh the project periodically. In a 24/7 operation a constant increase in memory usage may occur. In this case a value of 24 hours is recommended. 
Default is 0, no refresh.

Max Results per Request

If you're getting a lower number of items than you expect, try increasing this value. Larger values will lead to more response time.
Default is 20.

Cue Out Splice Offset

Cue Out Splice Offset value. Change only if you are having problems with SCTE-35 Cue Out insertion.
Default is 2000.