This latest version of ddplayout is still in beta stage, please feel free to use it. Click this link
to view intro video on YouTube.
Lastest built date [13th March 2020 10:56] - Fixed CasparCG auto configuration.
DbImporter.exe built date [18th March 2020 22:52] - included logging feature. Fixed import issue on remote host. Log files available under \ddplayout\tools\log
Keep DDPlayout.exe file up-to-date - Latest built incorporates bug fixes and additional features, so keep it up-to-date by downloading from the shared location. Please provide feedback here, whether the installation has gone smoothly or not, since much of the automation in the installation has not been tested.
View Operational Manual.
Download from the following DDPlayout download link and copy to your local drive.
Download and install 64 bit MySQL 8.0 from MySQL download link. During installation, choose install Server only, to minimize the installation.
Run …\ddplayout\tools\dbimporter.exe to import database to MySQL server.
Download and install CasparCG 2.2.0 from this link
Install Flash Player for playing templates from Flash download link.
Adjust your display screen resolution to 1920x 1080 and don’t use Aero theme. Change power-saving mode and sleep mode to never.
CasparCGand confirm creation of two screen consumers.
DDPlayout. By default, it will start in administrative mode.
Hardware as recommended in CasparCG official website.
- Under FileView tab, click
importbutton to import media files
- Select media folder, select imported files and drag-drop files from Fileview to active playlist
- Select an event under playlist and click trimmer tab to prepare sub-clips. Change proxy-name and proxy-caption of the selected event in the trimmer tab.
- Right click on the playlist and select
save playlistfrom the drop-down menu.
- Select an event from the playlist and click button
Playto start the show.
Tips: Right click on the FileView workspace and click
Create Symbolic Link to create soft links in the media folder including network drives and restart application.
Note: A video clip demonstrating the operations of the software will be posted on YouTube shortly.