VdoCipher

The VdoCipher modules enable you to monitor video status, upload or import video from URL, or generate OTP in your VdoCipher account.

Getting Started With VdoCipher

Prerequisites

Note

The module dialog fields that are displayed in bold (in the Make scenario, not in this documentation article) are mandatory!

Connecting VdoCipher to Make

To connect your VdoCipher account to Make, you'll need to obtain the API secret key from your VdoCipher account, and insert it in the VdoCipher module's Create a connection dialog.

  1. Log in to your VdoCipher account.

  2. Navigate to Config > API Keys. Click Generate API Key.

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  3. Copy the provided API Key.

  4. Go to Make, and open the VdoCipher module's Create a connection dialog.

  5. 5Enter the API Key you have copied in step 3 in the API secret key field, and click the Continue button to establish the connection.

The connection has been established. You can proceed with setting up the module.

Video

Triggers when a video is ready or encounters an error.

Webhook name

Enter the name for the webhook, e.g., Video ready.

Connection

Establish a connection to your VdoCipher account.

Event

Select one of the options:

  • Video Ready — Returns basic details about the video.

  • Video Ready All — Returns detailed information about the video and the user.

Uploads video to your account.

Connection

Establish a connection to your VdoCipher account.

Video Title

Enter the title of the video.

Source File

Map the file you want to upload from the previous module (e.g., HTTP > Get a File or Google Drive > Download a File), or enter the file name and file data manually.

Initiates video import from any HTTP/ FTP URL.

Note

YouTube links cannot be imported.

Connection

Establish a connection to your VdoCipher account.

HTTP/ FTP URL

Enter the URL of the video you want to import.

OTP

Generates an OTP token for video playback.

You will need to send both OTP and Playback Info generated by this module to your website front-end as part of the embed code.

Connection

Establish a connection to your VdoCipher account.

Video ID

Enter the ID of the video. You can use the video title or tags to find the correct video ID.

Time-to-live in seconds

Set the time-to-live in seconds. For more details, please refer to the VdoCipher ttl documentation.

URL Whitelist

A string that matches the regex passed. For more details, please refer to VdoCipher URL Whitelist documentation.

Is Offline Video

Enable this option, and specify the Rental duration in secondsto allow your viewers to download an encrypted version of the video to their Android devices.

Allows you to perform a custom API call.

Connection

Establish a connection to your VdoCipher account.

URL

Enter a path relative to https://dev.vdocipher.com/api.For example: /videos.

For the list of available endpoints, refer to the VdoCipher API Documentation.

Method

Select the HTTP method you want to use:

GET

to retrieve information for an entry.

POST

to create a new entry.

PUT

to update/replace an existing entry.

PATCH

to make a partial entry update.

DELETE

to delete an entry.

Headers

Enter the desired request headers. You don't have to add authorization headers; we've already added these for you.

Query String

Enter the request query string.

Body

Enter the body content for your API call.

The following API call returns all videos in your VdoCipher account:

URL:

/videos

Method:

GET

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The result can be found in the module's Output under Bundle > Body > rows.

In our example, 3 dashboards were returned:

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