Setting up your online activities
- Room cover
- Pre-control cameras and microphones
- Choosing your Room Video Mode
- Setting a room host
- Recording your session
- Follow up session
- Setting the maximum number of presenters
- Speech to text transcription
- Asking for feedback
- Access policy
- Adding files before the event starts
- User control options
- Changing the room status tile
- How do I extract a report?
To set up your activities, go to Agenda > Activities > select the activity and click Edit (top right). The Details tab contains the settings for your activity, including the possibility of making it a virtual room.
By checking the Virtual room option, a link will be generated, making the activity accessible within the Virtual Lobby.
Click here to learn how to edit your activity's details.
Adding a room cover to your activity will display a thumbnail icon for this session. If you do not add a room cover, this tile will be a plain, block color.
To add an image, click on the red folder icon, and upload a Room Cover from your computer, which will be viewed by the participants in the lobby. The desired image size is 280x160 pixels.
Pre-control cameras and microphones
To ensure that your speakers will enter the activity with microphone and camera enabled, go to Event > Speaker and select your speaker. Link the attendee profile to the matching speaker, and then add this speaker to the activity.
Adding the speaker to the activity will ensure their attendee profile is recognized as a speaker, and they will be able to join the event prior to the event starting, as well as having presenter capabilities
Choosing your Room Video Mode
Once you have activated your virtual room, you will be asked to choose your Room Video Mode.
Your room video options (plan dependent) are
Click here for further information.
Setting a room host
You can select who will be the host of the room. The host will need to be in the room to start the Control room stream, and ensure that the session is being recorded. The host can be anyone from your attendee list
Recording your session
InEvent allows you to download any type of live broadcasting you created and use it to promote your virtual and hybrid events.
Click here for further information on how to enable and download the recordings.
Follow up session
You can define to which session the attendees should be moved to once the activities they are attending finish. Click here for further information.
Setting the maximum number of presenters
All administrators when entering a session can enable the camera and microphone, if you want to define the maximum number of administrators who will have that access in that room, just enter the amount in the Maximum number of presenters in the room field.
Speech to text transcription
By using our Speech to Text Transcription feature, you’ll be combining both speech recognition and live translation, which means your online events will now have real-time subtitles during your sessions.
Click here for further information on this feature.
Asking for feedback
If you would like for the attendees to see a feedback form pop-up once they leave a session, make sure to enable Ask for feedback when leaving.
Click here for further information on that.
Define whether you would like the attendees to be able to join activities before their start time and after their end time.
Click here to learn how to set up your preference for each activity.
In the People tab, all participants who are online in this session will be listed.
Adding files before the event starts
To add a file to an activity, select an activity, in the right side corner press Edit and then on the right-hand side press the Files tab. After that click on the red button to choose a file to upload.
Which formats are supported?
- “html”, “htm”, “js”, “css”;
- “xlsx”, “pdf”, “ppt”, “doc”, “docx”, “xls”, “csv”, “pptx”;
- “mp4", “mov”, “3gp”;
- “gif”, “jpeg”, “jpg”, “png”;
- "ttf", "woff", "woff2", "eot";
User control options
The participants who join the sessions as presenters will be shown control options.
They will be able to enable or disable the microphone and camera by selecting the icons on their profile picture.
They can also choose which camera, microphone and speaker to use for the session (helpful for those using external hardware)
They can also choose to join the session as a viewer, and perform connection tests if any of these configurations fail.
Changing the room status tile
Depending on its room video mode, settings, start and end time, each room will display a status tile in its upper left corner.
The existing status are: On Demand, Live, Finished and Invisible.
If you wish to customize these tiles, go to Settings > Headings > and press + Add heading. A new window will open up, and you can choose the default text you want to change on the Select heading type.
For you to change the room status tile, under Select heading type you should select either:
- Virtual Lobby Room - Status On Demand
- Virtual Lobby Room - Status Finished
- Virtual Lobby Room - Status Invisible
- Virtual Lobby Room - Status Live
Next, in the field Type heading value, you should add the text you want to be displayed as the new room tile and press Create.
Click here for further information on headings.
How do I extract a report?
If you wish to generate a report on specific activities, you should select the activity, press Edit in the top right, and click Report activity.
Once you click the button, a message will appear at the top of the screen, warning you that you will receive the file with the data in your email when the process is complete.
The spreadsheet will cover categories such as total and unique views, total and average time spent in the room, interactions (feedback, polls, questions), among other data.