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What do the video transcoding symbols mean?

When FotoWeb is transcoding videos, different symbols are used to indicate the status of the transcoding job.

Transcoding pending

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This symbol indicates that FotoWeb has queued the asset for transcoding. You can adjust the transcoder settings to control the speed of transcoding. 

Transcoding in progress

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The asset is currently being transcoded. Once the process completes, FotoWeb will replace the thumbnail with a proper video thumbnail.

Transcoding failed

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The video file failed to transcode. You may try to restart transcoding to see if that solves the issue.