content_mgr_import_from_url

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Description

The content_mgr_import_from_url method imports content (an ad copy) to your domain from a URL.

For a use case with code samples, see Use Cases – Import Content from a URL.

Parameters

Parameter Description Type Required (R) or Optional (O)
domain_id The unique ID# of your domain. bstypes:ResourceId R
name The name of your content (or ad copy). string R
url The URL from which you will import your content. string R
attributes Information on the file, which will vary according to mime type. See List of Possible Attributes at bottom of page.
Note: Use newline separators between items in the string.
string O
container_id The unique ID# of the folder in which your content is stored. bstypes:ResourceId O
parent_id The unique ID# of the bundle. bstypes:ResourceId O

Return Values

Value Description Type Required (R) or Optional (O)
id The unique ID# of the content. bstypes:ResourceId R

List of Possible Attributes (by Mime Type)

Mime Type Possible Attributes
avi duration
audio_codec
video_codec
height
width
keep_aspect_ratio
bmp duration
keep_aspect_ratio
divx duration
audio_codec
video_codec
height
width
keep_aspect_ratio
exe duration
f4v duration
keep_aspect_ratio
fla duration
flv duration
audio_codec
video_codec
height
width
volume_modifier
keep_aspect_ratio
gif duration
height
width
htm duration
html direct_url
show_scrollbars
jpeg height
width
jpg height
width
m2t duration
height
width
audio_codec
video_codec
m2v duration
height
width
video_codec
m4a duration
audio_codec
volume_modifier
m4v duration
keep_aspect_ratio
mht duration
mkv duration
keep_aspect_ratio
video_codec
mov duration
height
width
audio_codec
video_codec
keep_aspect_ratio
mp3 duration
audio_codec
mp4 duration
height
width
audio_codec
video_codec
keep_aspect_ratio
mpeg duration
height
width
audio_codec
video_codec
mpg duration
height
width
audio_codec
video_codec
keep_aspect_ratio
pls duration
volume_modifier
png duration
height
width
keep_aspect_ratio
swf duration
version
volume_modifier
product_hint
tif duration
keep_aspect_ratio
vob duration
height
width
audio_codec
video_codec
keep_aspect_ratio
webm duration
height
width
audio_codec
video_codec
keep_aspect_ratio
wma duration
audio_codec
wmv duration
width
height
audio_codec
video_codec
xap duration
volume_modifier
x-creator duration
volume_modifier
x-digital-tv duration
x-html-package duration
main_html_file_path
xml duration
x-ticker duration
x-video-capture duration
volume_modifier
zip duration
command_line_parameters
environment_variables
executable_path
run_as_admin
run_only_once