|Upload & Display Images (any format)
Don't worry about resolutions or formats. Yodeck adapts your image files to work flawlessly on your Player.
|Thousands of Free Stock Images to Use
Don't have images of your own? Need a nice background photo? Just search through thousands of 100% free stock images from Unsplash, Pexels and Pixabay to use on your screens.
|In-app Image Editor
You don't need a separate image editor to make small modifications.
Upload any video file from your computer, without worrying about resolutions or formats. Yodeck adapts your video to work flawlessly on your Player.
|YouTube & YouTube Live Stream Video
Have a YouTube video or YouTube Live stream you want to share on your screens? No problem. Just use the link and Yodeck will play it for you.
|USB to HDMI Video Capture
You can use an extra USB to HDMI capture device or a USB camera to display a video feed on your Yodeck screens.
|Live Video Streaming (incl. IPTV, LAN streams)
If you have an IPTV solution or any other kind of live streaming source (e.g. HLS, RTP, or MPEG-TS stream), you can use it in Yodeck and display the video on your screens.
|Rotate & Crop Videos
Yodeck allows you to rotate and crop videos on the fly during playback. No need to prepare the file beforehand.
You can use an extra HDMI-to-Ethernet video streaming device to include any HDMI feed on your Yodeck screens. Our suggested hardware is very affordable and works great.
You can display simultaneously live TV and Digital Signage content using a video capture device. Alternatively, check the TV Source app.
Add Web Pages
|Display Web Pages (Public or Internal)
Put any data dashboard, web chart or web page on your screens. Works with pages on the Internet or sites that only work inside your corporate network.
Automate authorization for websites.
|Webpage Automation & Custom JS Implementation
Easily fill out fields or click on web pages with our Scripting Engine, so that you get the right information you need on your screens. You can even run custom code inside the page and do whatever you want!
|Configurable Browser Zoom In/Out
Some pages just don't look right on a big screen. Yodeck allows you to set a page to zoom in or zoom out, so that it looks great.
Set a Web Page to periodically refresh and make sure you get the latest data you need.
|Show Fallback Image If Webpage Is Unreachable
The Internet connection may go down and your Player will no longer be able to load the web page. Show a fallback image, so that screens do not go blank or look unprofessional.
|Preload Webpage for Instant Transitions
Web pages might take a while to load. If you have a web page inside a Playlist, we preload the web page before showing it.
Add Audio Files
|Upload & Playback Audio Files (any format)
Upload any audio file you already have, without worrying about formats. Yodeck plays any kind of audio file without conversion, and outputs it to HDMI or to the audio jack.
|Use Audio from YouTube Videos & YouTube Live
Just paste in the link to a YouTube video or YouTube Live stream you want to use as audio only and Yodeck will play it for you.
|Live Audio Streaming (incl. Internet Streams, LAN streams)
If you have an audio streaming solution or any other kind of live streaming source (e.g.Internet radio streams), you can use it in Yodeck and playback the audio stream on your Players.
|Upload & Display PDF Files
Display PDF files and show one page after the other.
|Upload & Display Powerpoint Files (.ppt & .pptx)
Show Powerpoint files, displaying one slide after the other. No need to convert, we do the conversion for you. In the Documents section, Powerpoint files are shown as static slides while importing them in the Video section retains all animations and transitions.
|Upload & Display Excel Files (.xls & .xlsx)
Display Excel files, showing one page after the other. Just use page breaks to see how the spreadsheet will be displayed. We do the conversion for you.
|Upload & Display Word Files (.doc & .docx)
Use Word files, showing one page after the other. We do the conversion for you.
|Set Display Time for Each Page
All Documents are displayed as slides, and you can define the display duration for all slides, or even set a specific display duration for specific slides.
|Upload PPT as Video (w/ Animations & Transitions)
Display a PowerPoint file as a Yodeck Video and it gets converted on our servers to video with all the fancy moves included, retaining all transitions and animations contained in the file.
Screen Layouts & Templates
|Screen Layouts with Multiple Zones of Media
Create screen layouts that combine different Media and Apps on the same screen, to provide more information at the same time.
|Free Layout Templates for Any Industry
Use free, professionally designed templates that you can use immediately. Just change an image you don't like, or modify texts, and you're good to go.
|Add or Change Media, Playlists, Apps, Texts and Shapes
Each region in a Layout can be changed in-feature, to easily modify an existing Layout and add your latest content. You can even add Playlists inside Layouts to show a sequence of different Media.
|Build Custom Layouts with the Design You Need
You or your design team can easily create a completely custom Layout and use that instead of a Layout Template.
Anything you add to a Layout can be overlaid on top of other content, so you get layers of media, just like the TV network logos you see in the corner of your screen.
|Layout Previewing in Browser
Get a preview of your screen layout inside the browser, making layout management easier.
|Add Layouts to Playlists
Drag & drop Layouts into our Playlist editor. Also, you can create a Playlist that includes a combination of both Layouts and other media.
Playback & Safety
You can assign Media, Playlists or simple Layouts you create directly to Players, and they will be played fullscreen.
|Portrait (Vertical) and Landscape (Horizontal) Screen Orientation
Yodeck supports screens mounted either normally or in portrait orientation. Everything is managed easily, while keeping playback performance superb.
|Supports Any Screen Resolution (incl.1080p and 4K)
Yodeck Players support all standard resolutions, like Full-HD (1080p) or 4K/UHD (3160p), or even older 4:3 ratio resolutions.
|Supports Custom Resolutions and LED Panels/Billboards
Yodeck Players support virtually any kind of resolution, even custom ones using direct-view LED panels and billboards. As long as there is an HDMI or DVI input, Yodeck Players can drive almost any kind of screen.
|Broadcast Emergency Alerts On Screens
In emergency situations, users can override the standard content and easily broadcast Emergency Alerts to designated screens.
|CAP Support for Emergency Alerts
Campuses and large facilities use CAP-enabled systems to unify management of emergency broadcasts. Yodeck can be integrated using the CAP protocol so that emergency alerts are also broadcasted on your screens.
|Video Wall Support (using 1 Player per Screen)
You can setup 2x2, 3x1, or any matrix-like video wall made of any number of screens. You can even use landscape or portrait screens and combine them into asymmetric video walls to get that wow effect. Video walls made with Yodeck require as many Players as the number of screens, plus an affordable IP video streamer.
'For Android tablets/phones, lock your screen to the Yodeck app to prevent misuses from people who have physical access to it.
Media Management & Playlists
|Playlists with Drag-and-Drop Editor
Add Media of any type, as well as Layouts, to Playlists, showing them one after the other. Playlists are managed through an easy to use Playlist editor where dragging items lets you add or reorder them.
|Syncing Playlists (to change simultaneously)
Synchronize players, so multiple side-by-side screens show Playlist content at the same time. Also, you can sync two Playlists, that don’t include videos, in the same layout, so they change in sync.
|Media and Playlist Previewing (Playback Preview)
Preview Media and Playlists within the Yodeck dashboard, to help you check out the content and make sure you pick the right one.
Define the exact time period a Media file will be displayed. Inactive media will be skipped during Playback. This is especially useful for handling multiple events or campaigns. Combined with Schedules, it provides the maximum flexibility in managing playback.
|Instant Transitions (no black screens between Media)
No more seeing that annoying black interval between videos. Enjoy instant transitions between videos or any type of Media.
Organize your content in smaller Playlists and add these 'sub-Playlists' as items in other, larger Playlists. This way, you can structure your Playlists to easily manage hundreds of Media, or allow access to specific Playlists only to specific people.
Categorize Media using Tags and use them for easy searches.
|Media Tag filtering per screen
Filter and customize content for each screen using media tags.
If you use Media Tags, you can create dynamic Playlists by selecting Media based on their assigned Tags. This way, when you add a Tag to a new or existing Media, it is automatically included in the right Tag-based Playlists.
|Advanced Media Scheduling
Schedule the availability of a media for specific hours and days per week.
|Dropbox and OneDrive Playlists
Link a playlist to a folder in your Dropbox or OneDrive Account and then update its content from your Dropbox or OneDrive Account respectively.
Use the scheduling feature to show different content during different hours or days or turn off your screens during off-hours.
|Schedule Repeating Events (Daily, Weekly, Monthly, etc)
Create recurring entries that schedule content every X days, weeks or months. Easily plan ahead for as long as you need.
|Screen On/Off Hours (over HDMI)
Yodeck supports CEC, which means you can turn off your screens over the same HDMI cable used for the video signal. Save power and extend your screen's life. Please note: your screens must support CEC.
|User-friendly Schedule Editor
Use a simple calendar to plan out your Schedules. You can view your Schedule on a daily, weekly, or monthly basis, and easily add or change content.
|Schedule Download Hours (to use off-peak bandwidth)
Is your Internet bandwidth limited? You can set up your Yodeck Players to only download new content during off-peak hours.
|Volume Level Scheduling (for noisy peak hours)
Public venues, like malls and stadiums, can be very noisy. If you use sound, you can set up schedules to change the volume level of your screens during different days and hours, to make sure your message is heard.
|RSS Ticker (scrolling text)
Create scrolling news feeds, or create your own message on your screen. Have as many tickers as you want and all of them will scroll beautifully, without any stuttering.
|Interactive Kiosk App
Digital signage display is transformed into a self-service kiosk, enabling users to interact with the content or access specific applications or services
|Current Weather & Hourly or Daily Forecasts
Display the current weather and temperature, along with detailed forecasts on an hourly or daily basis. Use your location or any location in the world, and combine multiple forecasts on your screens.
|Clocks, Dates, Quotes, QR Codes, Countdowns
Use any App in our growing collection and make your screens more interesting and engaging, with more information for your audience.
|Social Apps (Instagram, Twitter, Hashtag Wall)
Add feeds from popular Social Media that get automatically updated.
|Calendars (Google, more to come)
Get your calendars on screen and use them outside meeting rooms or for planning your day.
|Data Dashboards and Integrations with 20+ Services, like Google Analytics & Power BI
Need to display a data dashboard on your screen? We already provide more than 20 integrations that are ready to use. And we can build new ones upon request!
|Upload Your Own Custom Apps
Want to customize Yodeck? Build Custom Apps in an easy way and leverage the power of our platform for your needs.
|Change TV source
You can schedule in advance the change of the HDMI TV source of your screen e.g. between your Yodeck Player and the Cable TV
|Yodeck App in Canva
Seamlessly export Canva designs into the Yodeck App, while importing content & layouts at Canva.
|Sharepoint News App
Link a Sharepoint Team or Communication Site with Yodeck, displaying the latest news directly on the screen.
|Wired Ethernet Support
Yodeck Players have a Gigabit Ethernet port to connect to the Internet using a simple network cable.
|Wireless Network (WiFi) Support (on-board or dongle)
WiFi is supported out of the box with Yodeck Players. It works with all networks and supports passphrase encryption (WPA/WPA2) as well as Enterprise WiFi (EAP). An external USB WiFi adapter is also supported.
|3G/4G/LTE USB Dongle Support
If you need mobile connectivity, Yodeck supports SIM-powered USB dongles that provide access through cellular networks.
|Supports DHCP or Static (IP, Gateway and DNS Server)
DHCP and static IP configuration is supported for WiFi and Ethernet.
|Supports HTTP Proxy with Authentication
Yodeck Players support the use of HTTP Proxies. Standard Proxy Authentication is supported too.
|Supports Custom NTP Server
Have an NTP server in your corporate network? You can use that to make sure your Players always have their clocks set right.
|Deploy Custom Certificates to Players
Corporate networks that deploy web filtering may need custom digital certificates to be installed in all devices. Yodeck makes it easy to upload certificates that are considered safe.
|Keyboard-free Installation, Plug-n-Play
No need to use a keyboard or configure the device. Just do the configuration in the portal and your Yodeck Players come preconfigured, ready to be used.
Set a secondary WiFi as a fallback WiFi.
|Multiple Users in One Account
Add an unlimited number of users to your Yodeck Account. Each has their own password which allows them to do whatever you need.
Secure user accounts with Two-Factor Authentication, using their smartphones. Requiring both a password and a code generated by the authenticator app you're using, you keep your account safe from hijackers.
|Standard User Roles
All accounts come with a set of standard User Roles that you can assign your Users to grant them access to different areas of your Yodeck account.
|Custom User Roles
Standard roles don't fit your case? Create Custom Roles and assign specific Permissions to your Users, to allow access to the exact areas required.
|Granular user access with Workspaces, mapping organizational structure
Transfer your company's structure into your digital signage solution effortlessly. Workspace hierarchies support multi-site organizations to easily organize and control content at multiple screens, simplifying user management.
|Security Session Policies
Users set a specific inactivity period, after which the user is logged out from the Yodeck platform, while users are restricted to a single active session at a time, preventing simultaneous access across multiple devices or browsers.
|Single Sign-On (SSO) Using SAML
Use SAML to centralize your User Management and provide SSO using SAML identity providers like Active Directory FS, Onelogin, Okta and others.
|Custom Password Policy
Define your own password policy, including selecting the password rules and strength, when passwords expire and need to be updated, and more.
|Security Lockdown for Players
Secure your Players by preventing any tampering that could potentially be used to attack your network.
|User IP Address Whitelist
Restrict your Users to only connect to your Account from the designated IP addresses. The IP address restrictions can be set on both a global and a per user level.
The audit log provides a detailed recording of what happens in your Account, allowing for accountability and security reviews.
|Player Storage Encryption
Encrypt your Player's Storage partition, so no one will be able to access any of your Media or information outside your network. That includes media files, passwords, and usernames.
Management & Monitoring
|Complete Remote Management Through the Web
Everything, including content and Players, is managed through an easy to use web dashboard. Our focus on a user-friendly experience means anyone can use it!
|Playback Reports (Proof of Play)
Playback reports provide a detailed analysis on each item played on your Players. It is essential if you need to report back to 3rd parties for collecting ad fees or royalties.
|Player Content Screenshots
View a screenshot of what each Player is showing right now, making sure that the right content is on the right screen and playing back properly.
|In-Map Screen Visualization
Get an overview of all your screens laid out on a map, making management easier and more Intuitive.
|Tag-based Screen Grouping
Add any Tags you need to Players in order to group and easily manage them. Search for Players using combinations of Tags and apply bulk actions on matching Players.
|Monitors’ Description Field
Type in any useful information that helps you in your day-to-day screen management. Also, it's fully searchable for ease of use.
|Different Timezone per Player
Managing Players installed in different timezones? Yodeck Players have individual timezone settings. Schedule your content at 9am and all Players start playback at 9am in their local timezones.
|Automated Software Upgrades
Yodeck Players are automatically updated over the Internet. No need to worry about firmware and such. Everything is handled by the Yodeck team.
|Command-line Access (SSH)
Are you a Linux power user and need to access the internals of the Player? No problem. We provide you with SSH access!
|Email Notifications on Player Online/Offline
If a Player is offline, it will not be able to get the latest content, so an email notification is sent to the account administrators.
|HTTP REST API
Use our API to connect to your Yodeck Account and automate content and device management to fit your project. Available upon request.
|Local Storage of Content
All Media files are stored locally on the Player. Player storage is managed automatically.
Players can work offline with locally stored content for at least one month, and up to 35 days, in case the Internet is down.
|Unlimited Cloud Storage
All Yodeck accounts get unlimited storage for uploading Media. Unlimited storage and bandwidth is subject to a fair use policy.
|Unlimited Cloud Bandwidth
All Yodeck accounts get unlimited bandwidth. Unlimited storage and bandwidth is subject to a fair use policy.
|Unlimited Users in an Account
All Yodeck accounts are allowed an unlimited number of Users.
|Unlimited Capacity (supporting thousands of Players)
All Yodeck accounts can support an unlimited number of Players without scaling issues. Note that you will need to upgrade your account to a subscription limit that will match your Player count.
Yodeck Player Hardware
|Free Yodeck Player (1GB)
Select an Annual subscription to any Plan and get FREE Yodeck Players for all your screens! Raspberry Pi 4 Model B (2GB), detailed specs here!
|Upgrade Available to 4GB Yodeck Player
Recommended for complex Layouts or heavy dashboards (+$20/unit, upgrade available only on new unit orders)
|DIY Players Using any Raspberry Pi
For the tech-savvy only. Check out our DIY guide here.
|Available Storage for Media
16GB Flash Storage, about 12GB available (~12 hours of 1080p video)
1 Year Limited Worldwide Warranty, shipping globally
|Optional Hardware Upgrades
Power over Ethernet (PoE) add-on, Media Storage upgrade
Yodeck Player, 16GB SD Card, Power Supply, HDMI 2.0 cable (micro-HDMI to HDMI, 3ft/1m)
Supported Media Players
Manage your BrightSign players using Yodeck.
|Android: Yodeck Digital Signage Player
Download for free from the Google Play Store
Manage your Samsung/Tizen screens using Yodeck.
|Web Player (Hardware free solution)
Turn latest-generation devices, such as smart TVs or tablets with Chrome-based browsers, into digital signage screens.
Manage your LG/WebOS screens using Yodeck.
Manage your Windows devices using Yodeck.
Pair your Amazon FireOS devices with Yodeck.
Need extra features?
We’re always looking to enrich our suite of features. Nothing makes us happier than creating a new feature that our clients will love. So if you need something that you don’t see on our features list, simply let us know! We have a special section in our Support Center where you can give us suggestions for new features.