Inserting a RSS feed with the RSS widget

  1. From your Dashboard go to [Content] then [Presentations]
  2. Select the green Edit button the desired presentation
  3. Select [RSS Feed] from the [Widgets] drop down menu
  4. Use the [Feed URL] field to choose the URL for your desired feed
  5. Use the [Widget Format]  drop down to choose how the feed is formatted
  6. Use the  [Item Animation] drop down to choose the transition style between RSS items
  7. Use the [Max Items] field to choose the maximum amount of feed items to be displayed
  8. Use the [Separator] field to select a separator for between feed items
  9. Use the [Title] switch to choose whether to display feed item titles
  10. Use the [Description] switch to choose whether to display feed item descriptions
  11. Click [Ok] to insert the RSS widget
  12. Remember to save your changes by pushing the green [Push Live] button in the top right of the editor

How to enable Unified Desktop for video walls in Chrome OS

For managed devices (Chrome Device Management) –

  1. Log in to your Google Admin console
  2. Click “Devices
  3. Click “Chrome Management” under “Device Settings” in the upper left
  4. Click “Apps & extensions
  5. Click on “Kiosks
  6. Click on the “Arreya” app in the list (if it is not there, please follow instructions for configuring Arreya in managed kiosk mode)
  7. Click “Kiosk Settings
  8. Choose the desired OU
  9. Click the switch that says “Enabled unified desktop (BETA)
  10. Click “Save

Moving a device from one channel to another

To move a device from one channel to another –

Delete the device from the current channel

  1. Log in to the account where the device is currently paired – https://yourchannel.arreya.com/login
  2. Click Management -> Devices
  3. Click [Delete] and then [Ok] to confirm deleting the device

The device will return to the pairing screen, presenting a new 4 digit code.
Tip: If you are using Chrome Device Management with manual pairing, you can use CDM to take a screenshot of a remote device and retrieve the 4 digit pairing code.

 

Add the device to the new channel

  1. Log in to the new account for the device – https://theotherchannel.arreya.com/login
  2. Click Mangement -> Devices
  3. Click [+ Add Device]
  4. Enter a name for the device, and the 4 digit pairing code
  5. Click [Add Device!]

Your new device will show in the list below the map

Scheduling a Presentation

How to schedule a Digital Signage Presentation for your Arreya Digital Signage:

Creating a new schedule –

  1. Log in to your Arreya Manager at https://yourchannel.arreya.com/login
  2. Click [Schedule] in the top menu
  3. Click [+ New Schedule]

  4. Choose a Presentation from the drop-down menu
  5. Click the empty Start box to choose a start time.  You can adjust the day and time
  6. Click the empty End box to choose an end time.  You can adjust the day and time
  7. Check the box for Repeat every to start a recurring schedule.
  8. Fill in the empty box for the number of and then change the dropdown to the unit of time.
    1. Use Minute(s) to have the presentation repeat every X minutes.
    2. Use Hour(s) to have the presentation repeat every X hours.
    3. Use Day(s) to have the presentation repeat every X days.
    4. Use Weeks(s) to have the presentation repeat every X weeks.  You’ll be able to set what days of the week you want the schedule to appear on.
    5. Use Month(s) to have the presentation repeat every X months.
    6. Use Year(s) to have the presentation repeat every X years.
  9. Set an expiration date and time for your schedule.
  10. Click Create and your new schedule will be added to the calendar and list

Your content is now scheduled.  Changes take effect immediately.  You cannot overlap schedules.

Update an existing Schedule –

  1. Log in to your Arreya Manager at https://yourchannel.arreya.com/login
  2. Click [Schedule] in the top menu
  3. Choose a schedule from the list and click [Edit], or click the blue scheduled time on the calendar
  4. Choose a Presentation from the drop-down menu
  5. Click the empty Start box to choose a start time.  You can adjust the day and time
  6. Click the empty End box to choose an end time.  You can adjust the day and time
  7. Check the box for Repeat every to start a recurring schedule.
  8. Fill in the empty box for the number of and then change the dropdown to the unit of time.
    1. Use Minute(s) to have the presentation repeat every X minutes.
    2. Use Hour(s) to have the presentation repeat every X hours.
    3. Use Day(s) to have the presentation repeat every X days.
    4. Use Weeks(s) to have the presentation repeat every X weeks.  You’ll be able to set what days of the week you want the schedule to appear on.
    5. Use Month(s) to have the presentation repeat every X months.
    6. Use Year(s) to have the presentation repeat every X years.
  9. Set an expiration date and time for your schedule.
  10. Click Update and your changes will show on the calendar and list

Your content is now scheduled.  Changes take effect immediately.  You cannot overlap schedules.

Tip: You can use schedule updates to control content on the fly

Remove an existing Schedule –

  1. Log in to your Arreya Manager at https://yourchannel.arreya.com/login
  2. Click [Schedule] in the top menu
  3. Choose a schedule from the list and click [Delete]
  4. Click [OK] on the confirmation screen

Your schedule is now removed.  Changes take effect immediately.

How do I add a second channel?

How do I add a second channel?

Within the Arreya manager:

  1. Go to the Management tab
  2. Click [Channels]
  3. Click the green ‘new Channel’ button
  4. Give your channel a name and click [Create]

You will automatically be billed for the second channel