Add a Channel

Who can use this feature?

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This article will show you how to add a Channel


  1. Navigate Modules > Content > CivicMedia™
  2. Select Add Channel
  3. Fill in the information
    • Channel Title: Enter the name of your channel
    • Channel Thumbnail: Choose the thumbnail for your channel
      • Note: Once you have saved this category, you will be able to upload an image from your computer; after uploading at least one video, you will have automatically generated thumbnails available.
    • Permissions: Set the appropriate permissions for this channel
      • View: May view the live side only
      • Author: Submit new items, modify/delete unpublished items
      • Publisher: Publish new items, modify/delete unpublished items, modify/delete published items and accept/reject submitted items
      • Owner: Publish new items, modify/delete unpublished items, modify/delete published items, accept/reject submitted items, create/modify categories and assign category permissions
  4. Select a saving option at the top of the page
    • Save Changes: Will save the work as an unpublished draft
    • Save & Submit: Will save the work as an unpublished draft and notify a publisher that it is ready for review (option is for Authors only)
    • Save & Publish: Will save the work and publish it for viewing
    • Cancel: Will delete what you’ve done

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    Duane Buytaert

    I am unable to add a channel. When I click "Save Changes" I get the following error: 1dbc231e-d168-40eb-bf91-97df5c78d4f7