Set transparent background images

Out of all image formats supported on OnSign TV, you can use PNG files to set transparent or low level photos or with a lower level of opacity. This feature is useful if you want to show the background below the image or make a frame to your content.

  1. Create or edit a image on your photo editor and save it as a .PNG file.
  2. save imagine as png
  3. Create or edit a campaign on your OnSign TV account.
  4. Click on “Add Custom Layout”.
  5. Add the screen divisions that will support your content, such as apps and files. Remember at last to create an overlapping layer for the transparent image (Zone B at the image below).
  6. overlapping zone for png
  7. Upload the PNG file and then drag it to the overlapping zone’s timeline ruler.
  8. drag png to timeline
  9. Finish editing your campaign. Take into account that the transparency won’t be visible in the Preview mode. Instead, the transparent area will be shown on black.
  10. preview campaign png file
  11. Hit “Save and Publish”. This will be the result on the player:
  12. OnSign TV transparency