These are the roles that are needed:

  • Can_read_assets
  • Can_read_files
  • Can_read_format

API Links

Downloading Assets API Link

Downloading Assets

Downloading an Asset's file

Assets can be downloaded from the Asset Page:

  1. Go to the asset's page.
  2. Click on the Gearbox menu and choose "Download".
  3. The Formats tab will open. This can also be opened by clicking on the Formats icon.
  4. Click on the download icon next to the format that you want to download or right click and choose Download Format on the format.
  5. The file will start downloading to your computer.

If there is no Download Icon

There are a few reasons that you can't download:

  • Some formats can be on storage that we are unable to access from iconik, the download icon will not show for these formats.
  • You do not have the correct role to download. Please see the list of roles needed for this operation in the main help section.
  • You do not have the access rights to the video.
  • If you are visiting a share, the share wasn't created with Download enabled.

Multiple Asset Download

If you want to download more than one asset at a time you can from either a search result or collections page.

  1. Go to the search page
  2. Search for the assets that you are interested in
  3. Highlight two or more assets using CTRL+Click or SHIFT+Click
  4. Right click on one of the selected assets
  5. Choose DOWNLOAD
  6. The assets will start downloading

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