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M3U Playlists

All automation playlists are simple text files. The content and structure of the data within the playlist file is unique to each professional playout/automation system. Many of the playout systems for internet radio use a common playlist file type that ends with the extension: .m3u Music 1 produces both types of .m3u playlists; standard and… Continue Reading

Create Reports – Basic

This is an old video, created with M1 Version 5. In the latest pro edition, the report screen and function buttons have been changed and re-positioned a bit. After you’ve created a report design (template), you can then print it over and over with a couple of mouse-clicks. Continue Reading

Traffecta – Auto Fill With Only One Spot

This is a function that allows a commercial break to be auto-filled to the capacity you set, either a maximum amount of content or a maximum number of units, or both. Spot breaks during live syndicated programs, for example, may provide two minutes that must be filled locally before rejoining the network feed. There can… Continue Reading

Importing Advert Schedule From Traffecta

Traffecta is built into Music 1, so the single application schedules both music and commercials.  Some stations prefer to split the two, having one database to schedule music and another database to schedule the advertising.  In this case, each day’s advert schedule will be imported into the daily music schedule. Then, a complete and fully merged… Continue Reading

Traffecta – Order With Different Rates

When an Advert Order comes with different rates for spots run in different dayparts, the Order will need multiple Items.  Each Item will have it’s own rate and the specific hours where it may run.  The final invoice will incorporate the spots and rates into an accurate and final balance.     Now, another Item… Continue Reading