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Upload media files as digital signage Items

This guide explains how to upload your own media files, such as photos or videos, to use as digital signage with Ditto.


Before you begin uploading media, you must create a List for your digital signage. Learn how to create your first Ditto digital signage List here

Supported file types and restrictions

You may upload the following file types:

  • PNG
  • JPG
  • GIF
  • MP4
Uploaded files may not be larger than 300MB.

Step 1

Navigate to the Signage tab inside the Ditto Account Portal.

Step 2

Select the List that you want to add your media to.

Step 3

Click New Item.

Step 4

Select “Media” from the available options.

Step 5

Add your media. You can drag and drop a file into the box or browse your computer to select the file you want.

Step 6

Click Upload and Save Item.

Your media has been uploaded to your List.


You must upload and save your media before a preview will render in the Layout editor.

Click on your List to edit the schedule, duration, order and content of your media.

You can also use Ditto Layouts for digital signage. A Ditto Layout is a pre-designed template included with Ditto that lets you easily display beautiful signage content without the need for a graphic designer. See how to use Ditto Layouts here.

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