Once the project set up is complete, you must assign the channel to a display to view the content.
This document helps you understand how to assign a channel to a display, once your display is ready and you have added content to your channel and published it. After reading you should be able to understand how to assign a channel to a display from Screens Services Provider.
Before you perform the steps below to assign a channel to a display, you must have finished learning:
Follow the steps below to assign a channel to a display:
Navigate to Screens Services Provider and select Displays from the left navigation panel.
Click on Assign Channel to the display.
Populate the following fields from Assign a channel dialog box.
Select the channel name from the drop-down.
Choose the priority.
Priority is used to order the assignments in case multiple ones match the playing criteria. The one with the highest value will always take precedence over lower values. For example, if there are two channels A and B. A has a priority of 1 and B has a priority of 2, then channel B is displayed, as it has a higher priority than A.
Select the start date and end date from Activation.
Click on + Add recurrence to add a recurrence schedule for your channel.
You can add multiple recurring schedules to your channel. Recurrence schedules introduces DayParting, that allows you to set a global schedule with multiple channels running at specific times of the day, and re-use that setup for all your displays at once.
You can set the following options:
Click on Create and now you will see the that a channel is assigned for that display, as shown in the figure below.
Now, that you have assigned the channel to a display, you should continue your Screens as a Cloud Service journey by next reviewing the document Installing and Configuring Screens Player for AEM as a Cloud Service.