Videos Endpoint

Updated: November 18, 2021

Recompute Video Conversions

POST /management/videos/recompute

Body Parameters

Parameter Name Type Description Notes
query string An NXQL query. Optional
conversionNames string One or several conversion names to recompute Optional
recomputeAllVideoInfo boolean Whether or not to recompute all video info. Only missing info will be recomputed if false Optional

The query defaults to:

SELECT * FROM Document
  WHERE ecm:mixinType = 'Video' AND ecm:isProxy = 0
    AND ecm:isVersion = 0 AND vid:transcodedVideos/0/name IS NULL


If successful, returns a bulk status entity representing the bulk action status of the recompute bulk action.

The recompute status can be monitored using the Bulk Endpoint.

Status Codes

  • 200 _OK_ - Success.


To recompute the video conversions for the documents matching a given query:

curl -X POST -u Administrator:Administrator \
http://localhost:8080/nuxeo/api/v1/management/videos/recompute \
-d 'query=SELECT * FROM Document WHERE ecm:mixinType = "Video"'
  "entity-type": "bulkStatus",
  "commandId": "93baf453-5d34-4bb9-9370-54ec4cce78b2",
  "state": "SCHEDULED",
  "processed": 0,
  "error": false,
  "errorCount": 0,
  "total": 0,
  "action": "recomputeVideoConversion",
  "username": "system",
  "submitted": "2019-07-26T12:10:07.567Z",
  "scrollStart": null,
  "scrollEnd": null,
  "processingStart": null,
  "processingEnd": null,
  "completed": null,
  "processingMillis": 0

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