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postCreate Asset

Creates a new asset in MediaSilo

Definition

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Parameters

Body Params

projectId:
required
string
ID of the project
folderId:
string
ID of a folder within a project.
title:
string
Asset Title, different from the file name
description:
string
sourceUrl:
required
string
Must be a publicly-accessible URL
tags:
array of strings
Tags

Result Format


Documentation

Creates a new asset in MediaSilo based on an http accessible file. [block:api-header] { "type": "basic", "title": "What happens on Create Asset" } [/block] MediaSilo will perform a HEAD check on the sourceURL and respond with a 400 error if the file is not accessible. Once a file has been transferred by MediaSilo it is added to the encoding queue which performs the necessary file processing.

User Information

Try It Out

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