About Lists (Playlists)

 

Lists (Playlists) are user created media and or PDF resource lists that can be viewed as a single collection of items, additionally the audio/video items in a list can be played in a sequential or shuffled order. Users can create lists (playlists) comprising of entire media and PDF resources as well as annotations of existing media.

 

There are two ways to create a new list (playlist)

 

Creating a new list (playlist) while viewing/accessing a media or PDF resource. 


While viewing a media resource: 

The user will have to select the option "Add to playlist" tab found under the media player. Users can choose to either add a media resource to an existing playlist or create a new one. Enter a suitable name for the playlist and click on the 'Go!' option. This should create the new playlist as well as add the current media resource that the user was watching to the newly created playlist.

 

 



While accessing a PDF resource: 

The user will have to select the option "Add to List" tab found under the PDF widget. Users can choose to either add the resource to an existing list or create a new one. Enter a suitable name for the list and click on the 'Go!' option. This should create the new list as well as add the current media resource that the user was watching to the newly created list (playlist)

 



Creating a new List (Playlist) 

Once logged in, the user can find a menu item called  'Lists (Playlists)' below the displayed username. When selected, the user will be taken to a page which displays all the lists (playlists) that the user had created in the past.

 





The user will have to click on the 'New list' button at the top-right of the page, provide a suitable name for the list (playlist) and click on the 'Create' option. 





Users can modify or delete the lists (playlists) by selecting the options to the right of the lists (playlists) name.