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Do you hear that sound? Tweet tweet... the little bird is finally here. Yodeck's Twitter widget is ready to be displayed on your TV screens.

You can find the Twitter widget in the Widget section along with other cool widgets.

General Settings and Login Authorization

Click on the Twitter widget to add it and fill in the widget details as follows:

  1. A name is required for the widget and an optional description for it.
  2. Click the Login Twitter button to get a unique Pin code.
  3. A pop up page will automatically open in order to authorize the Twitter widget to use your account.
    (Note: Make sure that you have not enabled the Pop-up blocker on your browser)
  4. Type your Username and Password and click the "Authorize app" button.



  5. After you have successfully signed in, a one time Pin code will be generated for you in order to use the Twitter widget.



  6. Type the Pin code that has been generated from the authorization process in the relevant field.

Feed Type Settings

Upon completing the above general settings for your Twitter widget, you can further customize it.

Timeline

  1. Type the name of the Twitter account that you want to get a timeline feed from.
  2. Toggle to enable the Slideshow option.
  3. Choose the maximum number of slides you want to display.
  4. Choose the duration (in seconds) that each image will appear in the slideshow.
  5. Toggle to ON, if you want to exclude tweets with no image content.
  6. Select the refresh rate of your widget.

Hashtag

  1. Type the name of the Twitter hashtag that you want to get a feed for.
  2. Toggle to enable the Slideshow option.
  3. Choose the maximum number of slides you want to display.
  4. Choose the duration (in seconds) that each image will appear in the slideshow.
  5. Toggle to ON, if you want to exclude tweets with no image content.
  6. Select the refresh rate of your widget.

Single

Type the URL of the single Tweet that you want to display.

Style Settings

From an aesthetic point of view, you can further customize your widget and how it will be shown on your screens.

Note: For Full HD screens (1920 x 1080 resolution), we suggest 5 tweets per row, but you can customize it as you wish.

More Settings

  1. Set the default duration the widget will appear in a playlist.
  2. You can set the Play From /Play Until parameters. In other words, you can set the expiration date, which means that you can choose the exact date and time that this widget will play in your playlist or show or you can choose the "Always" and "Forever" setting and the widget will never expire.
  3.  Click "Save" and your widget is ready to use.


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