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Create mediaID automatically

i have hundred of videos on my server. Therefore i cant use the dashboard to create a single media ID for each video. Is there a way to create a media ID automatically without uploading my videos ? Thx!

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Yes, you can create media IDs using Python or PHP with our JW Platform API. Please see the How to Apply Media IDs section of

The /videos/create method supports externally-hosted URLs
Be sure to define sourcetype as ‘url’ and to also include your sourceurl

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