media APIv1_beta.1.0

Video

A response field that retrieves all the metadata for the video, including its title, classification, size, description, status, status message (if any), and expiration date.

Types that use Video

Not used by any types

Call that uses Video

Fields

Field
Type
Description
classification
The intended use for this video content. The video’s classification is used to associate the video with a user or seller. Currently, the classification of all videos should be set to ITEM.
description
The description of the video. The video description is an optional field that can be set using the createVideo method.
expirationDate
The expiration date of the video in Coordinated Universal Time (UTC). The video’s expiration date is automatically set to 365 days (one year) after the video’s initial upload.
moderation
The video moderation information that is returned if a video is blocked by moderators.

Tip: See Video moderation and restrictions in the eBay Seller Center for details about video moderation.

If the video status is BLOCKED, ensure that the video complies with eBay's video formatting and content guidelines. Afterwards, begin the video creation and upload procedure anew using the createVideo and uploadVideo methods.
playLists
array of Play
The playlist created for the uploaded video, which provides the streaming video URLs to play the video. The supported streaming video protocols are DASH (Dynamic Adaptive Streaming over HTTP) and HLS (HTTP Live Streaming). The playlist will only be generated if a video is successfully uploaded with a status of LIVE.
size
The size, in bytes, of the video content.
status
The status of the current video resource.
statusMessage
The statusMessage field contains additional information on the status. For example, information on why processing might have failed or if the video was blocked.
thumbnail
The URL of the thumbnail image of the video. The thumbnail image's URL must be an eBayPictureURL (EPS URL).
title
The title of the video.
videoId
The unique ID of the video.