In this section, we will cover how to make any changes to your Cincopa account, such as changing the email address associated with the account or adding a new integrations.
Note: Most of the changes in the account settings can only be performed by the account Owner.
How to access the Account Settings?
Access this URL https://cincopa.com and login with your Cincopa account login details.
Note: If you haven’t registered, you will have to first register and then login.
Once you are logged in, select the profile icon in the top-right corner of the home page and then select Account Dashboard
This is where you will see all of the account settings options
Now, lets dive into each section and view in detail how you can make changes.
Account Dashboard lists the account holder’s details, storage limits, current storage usage and the traffic usage associated with your account
From the dashboard, you can also upgrade your plan or add traffic packages
Please follow this link to access a detailed help guide on the Account Dashboard
The next section is Global Settings, which enable you to brand your videos and galleries by adding your logo and branding colors. This will assist your viewers in recognizing that this video is from your company and also help popularize your company branding.
Under Global Settings, you will also find features such as:
- IP Filtering to filter an IP address or multiple IP addresses to prevent the system from gathering analytical data from selected addresses.
- The ability to anonymize the IP addresses for all your video viewers
- The ability to block embedding of your media files on specific domains
Please follow this link to access a detailed help guide on the Global Settings
In this section, you will be able to edit important details of your account like the First Name, Last Name, Primary Account Email Address and Password.
If you wish to deactivate your Cincopa account, you can click on the Account Deactivation button in the bottom-right corner. (Please note that this process is irreversible)
After you make changes you must click on Save Settings button to save the changes.
Please follow this link to access a detailed help guide on the Profile Settings
Invite & manage members
In the invite & manage members section you will be able to view and manage all the users that allowed direct access to your Cincopa account, add New Users for your Cincopa account, and manage user permissions.
Adding a new user does not require the owner to share personal account log-in details, contributing to the continued security and privacy of your Cincopa account.
Please follow this link to access a detailed help guide on how to invite & manage members
In the billing section, you will be able to view your account Plan Subscriptions, Invoices and manage your Credit card or Paypal subscription.
The plan subscription section will list your current and historical plans as well as the correlated methods of payment that you have entered.
The BlueSnap Invoices section will be populated when you pay for your plan with a credit card.
The PayPal invoices section will be populated when you pay with your PayPal account.
Please follow this link to access a detailed help guide on Billing
Please follow this link to access a detailed help guide on how to change your credit card
In the Integration section, you have to option integrate your Cincopa account with many web apps, programs and tools. You will be able to integrate with the following categories: Email Provider, Marketing Automation, API Integration, Social Media, etc.
Please follow this link for more details on supported integrations.
Cincopa’s Closed Caption editor is a powerful feature that allows users to:
- Modify, edit, and publish uploaded captions.
- Review, edit, and publish machine-generated captions, produced using Cincopa’s AI-powered “Automatic Closed Captions”.
Cincopa has designed plenty of API’s that can be used for various purposes.
- Cincopa’s API tokens are used to secure and validate your connection to the API endpoint.
- Cincopa API key is used to programmatically get/set and manage your assets and galleries.
API Tokens are required to authenticate with Cincopa in order to successfully use the provided API’s.
To use API Tokens, you will have to create an API key by clicking on Create New Key
You can also remove or edit the previously created keys by selecting Edit/Remove
Please follow this link to access a detailed help guide on Tokens
Cincopa provides API for webhooks that allow you to improve collaboration and team workflow. There are many webhooks that can be incorporated with Cincopa’s API.
For example, you can notify your team members when new multimedia assets are uploaded via Slack messages. It may be connected to your chosen Slack channel so you don’t have to worry about anyone from your team missing an important update. All channel members will see an instant notification.
Cincopa API for webhooks also works great with the FTP file up-loader, you can transfer many large media files and then receive notifications when the content is ready for your team.
To create a new Webhook, simply click on the Create Webhook button.
In the next screen enter the following details and select Create:
Live Streams are Cincopa are a great addition that will allow users to create live videos and share them with viewers.
At the moment, live streaming is only available by contacting us as we create a separate player for each user. This requires some configuration by us on the back end.
If you have previously created any live streams you can see them in the Live Streams Sections.