AWS Elemental MediaLive
User Guide

Creating an Action Using the Console

To create an action

  1. Open the MediaLive console at

  2. In the navigation pane, choose Channel and choose the channel you want to work with.

  3. On the Details pane, choose the Schedule tab.

  4. Choose the Switch button to display the view you want: List view or Timeline view. For information on the layout and color coding of the timeline view, see Viewing the Schedule on the Console.

  5. If you are in List View, choose Create.

  6. If you are in Timeline view, choose the appropriate action if you are in List View:

    • To create a fixed input switch, an image overlay action, or a SCTE-35 action, choose Create.

    • To create a follow input switch, find the card for the preceding input switch and choose Create follow action on that card.

  7. Complete the fields on the Create schedule action page. For information, see the topics links below.

  8. When done, choose Create.

    The action is added to the list or the timeline at its appropriate time slot.