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Time Periods

Xenial Cloud Portal Digital Menu Board Time Periods

Time periods are used to define a content schedule for XDMB displays. From the Time Periods homepage, view the following details about the existing time periods:




Time period name.


Time period description.

Display Layouts

Indicates the number of display layouts to which each time period is mapped.

Select the Display Layouts value for a particular time period to view the names of each mapped layout.

Last Update

Date/time the time period record was last updated.

Create Time Period

To create a time period:

  1. From the upper-right of the Time Periods screen, select Create Time Period.

  2. Define the following:



    Time Period Name

    Type a name of the time period.


    Type a description of the time period.

  3. From the upper-right of the Weekly Schedule section, select Add Entry.

  4. From the Entry popup, add a time period entry:

    • Select the day(s) of the week to schedule the time period.

    • From the Start Time field, select the clock icon to specify the start time of the time period.

    • Select Add Entry.

  5. Repeat steps 3-4 to add additional time period entries as needed.

  6. From the upper-right of the screen, select Save.