Are you submitting material for the Pyeongchang 2018 Olympics? Here's a step by step guide for uploading via AdEx.
When using the AdEx app, you can choose between uploading via Aspera and using your browser's normal upload preferences(standard upload).
By choosing this method you simply use your standard browser file transfer functions.
Upload with Aspera (Recommended)
This plugin secures your asset to be 100% error free upon delivery and it also use advanced compression techniques to speed up the transfer.
By choosing this method, the AdEx application will check if the plugin is loaded and active. If ok, you will see the below message in top of your screen.
If not present, you will be guided to the Aspera support site to download it.
Select "Upload to my account" if your mediafile/clip destination is Discovery Olympics Library.
Press Add files to open your local folder locate your mediafile(s) (You may select multiple media files)
In the below example, a single mediafile is selected. You can add additional files, or remove a mediafile from the upload queue. (The mediafile is not deleted)
Select your destination and press the "Tag" button to open the metadata form.
Dependent on the destination, the forms may look slightly different. In general, fill in as much as you can. It makes it easier to locate the media content in the Library at a later state.
Some entries are required and must be filled in.
When properly filled in, the Tag button will change its character and you are ready to press the "CHECKOUT" button
If the summary report is ok, then press "Confirm Checkout". AdEx will start to upload your mediafiles.
Your Media files are delivered!