Frequently Asked Questions

Commonly asked questions about our services.

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General

How often are the videos updated?

ViewMedica videos go through a review process every two years.
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Can I use ViewMedica videos in my own video productions?

Yes – you can purchase a separate license for short clips of ViewMedica videos.
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How do I cancel my subscription?

Log in to your account and click "Add/Remove Services" from the dashboard.
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Is there a contract to use your service?

No – both On-Demand and VMcast are monthly subscription services.
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Can I request a video be produced?

Yes – we love to hear how we can grow our library. We can not fulfill every request, but we try to prioritize videos with the widest appeal.
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Can I use your videos for a legal trial?

Yes – we offer medical video licenses for trial exhibits.
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Do you have apps I can use in my practice?

Yes – both our On-Demand and VMcast services have desktop and mobile apps included with their subscriptions.
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Do you have a list of IP addresses I should add to my allowlist?

Yes – here are the IP addresses you should allow traffic from.
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How do I get my Video Subscription page to load?

Clear the cache in your browser and hard refresh the page.
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Why do my videos say "DEMO ONLY"?

Most likely, you are previewing the videos in the "Video Subscriptions" section of your ViewMedica.com account.
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On-Demand

Can I share my videos on social media?

Yes – the On-Demand player has built-in sharing features.
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Why do my brochures say "SAMPLE"?

Most likely, you are previewing the brochures from the player in the "Video Subscriptions" section of your ViewMedica.com account.
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What's the difference between a presentation and a collection?

The main difference is how you interact with them.
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Can I customize the On-Demand content?

Yes – while you cannot edit ViewMedica videos, you can add many types of custom content to On-Demand such as slides, videos, and more!
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Can I put my logo on the videos?

Yes – you can brand the On-Demand player and brochures with your practice's logo.
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Can I add my own content before or after the videos?

Yes – you can attach custom content before and after videos using Bumpers.
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Do you have printable materials?

Yes – the On-Demand service includes a printable brochure for each video you select.
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Can I print brochures to give to patients?

Yes – we encourage you to print and hand out the brochures to your patients.
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Can I play my On-Demand videos on my waiting room TV?

Yes – simply add VMcast to your subscription.
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Can I make the On-Demand videos autoplay?

No – this is not an available feature of our embeds.
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Can I use the On-Demand player on multiple domains?

Yes – under certain circumstances. We are able to add domains to your account. Any additions are made at our discretion.
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Can I use the On-Demand player on a subdomain?

Yes – when you enter a primary domain without a subdomain we will automatically allow any subdomains.
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VMcast

Does VMcast need a connection to the internet?

Yes – while resilient to network outages, VMcast requires an internet connection for some features to work.
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What is an RSS feed?

RSS stands for Really Simple Syndication. You can display news feeds from any RSS source on VMcast.
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Can I use a different logo on different VMcast streams?

No – all VMcast streams within the same account use the same appearance settings which include the logo and color.
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Why is the clock on my VMcast stream showing the wrong time?

The clock feature on VMcast uses your device's time setting. Check that you have it set to the right time zone.
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Why does my VMcast keep asking me for login information?

The most common reason that VMcast gets logged out is when stream codes are shared between devices.
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Does VMcast have advertisements?

No – you are in full control of the content shown on your waiting room TV.
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What do the VMcast statuses mean?

In the VMcast Control Center, each stream has an indicator allowing you to see its status at a glance – Playing, Idle or Offline.
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Can the VMcast app launch automatically on the Amazon Fire TV Stick?

Yes – the VMcast app can be set to automatically launch on the Amazon Fire TV Stick.
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Can I have multiple VMcast streams running at the same time?

Yes – but you will need to purchase a separate stream for each device that will run simultaneously.
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Can VMcast be used on multiple TVs?

Yes – you can purchase additional streams to use VMcast on multiple TVs, or use an HDMI splitter for TVs in close proximity to one another.
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How many videos can fit in one VMcast loop?

Unlimited – but keep in mind our recommend streaming device can only cache a few hours of content.
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Can I customize the VMcast content?

Yes – while you cannot edit ViewMedica videos, you can add many types of custom content to your VMcast such as slides, videos, and more!
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Can I include my own videos in my VMcast?

Yes – you can easily upload videos to our server, use videos from YouTube and Vimeo, or link to your own self-hosted compressed video files.
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Can I have more than one VMcast Loop?

Yes – feel free to create as many loops as you need!
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Can you produce my custom image slides and promos?

Yes – custom-produced slides and promos are available for $50 each.
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