Configuring Cloud Convert

Administrators perform this task.

The CloudConvert plugin requires the following:

  • CloudConvert account. For more information, see plan options.
  • API Key to configure the CloudConvert plugin. You can obtain this value from the API Console for your account.
  1. From the Navigation Menu, select Admin > Sites & Settings.

  2. In the Sites widget, select the Global site. Global settings can be inherited by all other sites. For details, see Enabling and Disabling Plugins.

  3. On the Plugins tab, under “Content Plugins”, enable Express: DAM.

  4. Scroll to “Feature Plugins” and select Brightspot: DAM: Core and Brightspot: DAM: CloudConvert.

  5. Click Save.

  6. On the Main tab, scroll to the CloudConvert option, and set API Key with the value that you obtained from the CloudConvert API Console.

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  7. Click Save.

Uploading a file to a Document, Presentation, or Spreadsheet content type will now trigger indexing of that file’s content.