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A playlist is a list of audio or video files pertaining to a similar topic.

Creating a playlist

To create a playlist:

  1. In the content edit page, open or create the item to which you want to add a playlist.
  2. Toward the right of the widget, select more_horiz> Overrides. The Overrides widget appears.
  3. Expand Layout Overrides. Drop-down lists AboveAside, and Below appear for the module's position.
  4. From one of the drop-down lists, select Replace. For an explanation of the possible selections for module placement, see Modules.
  5. Click add_circle_outline, and select Playlist. A form appears.
  6. In the Title field, enter a title.
  7. In the Description field, enter a description.
  8. From Playlist, select one of the available list types.

    • Basic—Builds a playlist from individual video or audio files.
    • Advanced—Builds a playlist from individual video or audio files and associated companion content.
    • Dynamic—Builds a playlist using selection criteria. For more information, see Creating a dynamic list.
    • Use Existing Playlist—Imports an existing playlist.
  9. Add items to the playlist based on your selection in step 8.
  10. In the Max Items field, enter the number of items to appear in the playlist.
  11. From the Call to Action list, select a call to action. Your form looks similar to the following:
    Playlist creation.png
    Playlist creation
  12. Click Publish.

The previous image is an example of a video playlist that displays up to 10 videos per page but contains only two videos.

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