User Guide

Including SCTE-35 Information in Your HLS Manifest

For outputs in an HLS package, you can have the service include information in the HLS manifest about the SCTE-35 markers that are in each of the outputs.

To include SCTE-35 information in your HLS manifest:

  1. Open the MediaConvert console at

  2. Choose Create new job.

  3. Set up your input, output groups, and outputs for video and audio, as described in Setting Up a Job in AWS Elemental MediaConvert and Structuring Complex Jobs in AWS Elemental MediaConvert.

  4. Under Output groups, choose Apple HLS.


    Your outputs must be in an Apple HLS Output group if you want to include SCTE-35 information in an HLS manifest.

  5. Choose Advanced.

  6. Under Ad markers, enable either AWS Elemental, SCTE-35 enhanced, or both. Use AWS Elemental ad markers if you plan to send use this output with other AWS Elemental media services.