Smooth Streaming Presentation Page

Applies To: Windows 7, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Vista

Use the Smooth Streaming Presentation page to modify a Smooth Streaming presentation and manage its available bit rates.

UI Element List

The following tables describe the UI elements that are available on the feature page and in the Actions pane.


Use the Attributes area to specify a title for the presentation. Careful wording of the title lets you easily distinguish this presentation from others that are displayed on the Smooth Streaming Presentations page.

Element Name Description

File name

Displays the file name of the presentation manifest (a file that has an .ism file name extension).


Displays the length of the presentation, in hours:minutes:seconds.


Enter a title for the presentation that will help you distinguish it from other presentations that are displayed on the Smooth Streaming Presentations page.


Use the Files area to view and modify the bit rates that are available for this presentation. You can sort the list of media files by clicking one of the Files area column headings.

Element Name Description

Media Type

Displays the file type (either audio or video) that is included in the presentation.

File Name

Displays the name of the media file that is included in the presentation.

Bit Rate

Displays the encoded bit rate of the media file, in kilobits per second (Kbps).


Displays any optional attributes in the param element of the audio, video, or textstream media entries in the Smooth Streaming presentation manifest (.ism). Administrators can add these optional attributes, such as the hardware profile and the timescale required to decode the stream, to differentiate media files that have the same file name and quality level. For more information, see the Smooth Streaming article on the Microsoft Developer Network (MSDN).

Use the following UI element to remove bit rates from this presentation.


Because a valid presentation must contain at least one audio file and one video file, you cannot remove the last instance of these file types. To remove the whole presentation, including all its available bit rates, see the Smooth Streaming Presentations page in IIS Manager.

Element Name Description


Removes the selected bit rate from the presentation.

Actions Pane Elements

Element Name Description


Applies the changes that you made to the presentation.


Cancels the changes that you made to the presentation.

Return To Smooth Streams

Returns to the Smooth Streaming Presentations page.

See Also


Smooth Streaming Presentations Page