Managing Discovery Profiles
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Learn how create, update, enable, disable, and use discovery profiles.
Creating Discovery Profiles in the Backlot UI
Updating Discovery ProfilesYou can update a discovery profile in either of the following ways:
- Backlot UI (see About Creating and Managing Profiles with the Backlot UI)
- Discovery API (see Managing Discovery Profiles with the Discovery API)
Enabling and Disabling Discovery ProfilesYou can enable or disable a discovery profile in either of the following ways:
- Backlot UI Turn On Discovery For This Player setting (see About Creating and Managing Profiles with the Backlot UI
- Backlot API (see Enabling / Disabling a Discovery Profile for a Player)
Using Discovery Profiles
If you rely on the named Ooyala Player embedded in your web page, it uses its associated discovery profile.
With the Discovery API, to make actual use of a profile in recommendations, you refer to the profile identifier on any of the API "read" requests listed in Summary of Ooyala Discovery REST API Requests.