Video Thumbnailer

This command will take a snapshot from a video at any point in the time line.

When to use it

When you want to create a thumbnail for a video. If you have multiple videos on one page you dont want them to start automatically, but you still visually want to show what each video is going to be like.

Configuration

videoThumbnailerSetting

  • string name - the unique name of the configuration element.
  • string outPutPath - the path where processed file will be saved to.
  • string workingPath - the path where files will be saved to, while being processed.
  • string errorProcessingPath - the path where files that could not be processed will be moved to.
  • string fileNameFormat - the file name format that is applied on outputted files.

  • ImageType imageType - the image output type to use for the thumbnail.
  • int width - the image width for the thumbnail.
  • int height - the image height for the thumbnail.
  • int time - the time into the video the thumbnail should be taken. Rather use timePercentage where possible.
  • int timePercentage - the percentage into the video the thumbnail should be taken.

ImageType

  • JPG - Jpeg
  • PNG - Png

Example Configuration


<configuration>
  <commander>
    <projects>
      <project name="Blog">
        <videoThumbnailerSettings>
          <!-- Blog - Video Output -->
          <videoThumbnailerSetting name="SettingsForBlogVideoThumbnail" outPutPath="C:\Data\talifun-commander\Examples\Assets\Blog\Output\VideoThumbnail\" errorProcessingPath="C:\Data\talifun-commander\Examples\Assets\Blog\Processing\Video\ProblemProcessingQueue\" workingPath="C:\Data\talifun-commander\Examples\Assets\Blog\Processing\Video\Temp\" imageType="JPG" width="100" height="90" timePercentage="10"/>
        </videoThumbnailerSettings>
      </project>
    </projects>
  </commander>
</configuration>