The profiles content app showcases a gallery of profiles with images and descriptions; e.g. a profile of company employees, executives, trainers at a gym, students, new church members, products for sale, etc.
What You’ll Need
If you meet the requirements listed above, simply follow the steps below to learn how to use the profiles content app.
Using the Profiles Content App
- Hover over the “MEDIA” tab, and click ” ADD MEDIA”
- Click on the “GALLERY” category
- Click the “PROFILES” app
- Click “Select Theme” to choose a theme.
- Select a file as your data source or use the Add/Edit Items tab to enter information with the inline editor on XhibitSignage.
- When using the “Import File” option, make sure your CSV files adheres to the required format. In order to do that we recommend downloading the provided sample file by clicking on the “CSV” button.
- The “Web Feed” option will allow you to insert a link to the CSV file hosted on your server. The main benefit of this method is that it will allow XhibitSignage CMS to automatically display any updates done on your side, and therefore always show most recent and updated data. You will need to make sure your .CSV file adheres to the format of the sample file. Additionally your link should end in “csv” and point to raw .CSV data.
- Finally “Add/Edit Items” option will allow you to manually created each profile. Simply follow the template and fill out the fields with your information.
- Once you’ve selected or created your data source, “Current Items” lets you view the sequential order of items.
- Change the transitions with the drop down menu and the duration of these on the profiles themselves. Some Themes come with an animation, for example a spinning half circle, and you can change the duration of this animation as well.
- In Advanced Settings, you can change the color scheme of the theme chosen, as well as edit Font settings and how many Profiles you want per page.
- Name the profiles and click on the “Save” button to add it to your media library.
Problems, Questions, Corrections: If you have any further questions, problems, or corrections you would like to see made, please open a support ticket.