Smartphone/Tablet Instructions

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Adding a Content XLerator icon to your home screen

CXL on Homescreen navigation.
When you access Content XLerator, you’re viewing a hosted website page. To simplify reaching this page, you should add a shortcut on your device’s home screen.To do this, just access this page and then follow the instructions for your device in the tutorial below.http://www.howtogeek.com/196087/how-to-add-websites-to-the-home-screen-on-any-smartphone-or-tablet/Note: iPhone and iPad users must use Safari to take advantage of this functionality.

Submitting Content – General Instructions

Access your submission page and enter your password.After entering your password, expand the menu located at the top right, which is structured exactly the same as your desktop interface.Decide what type of content you are going to submit and select the “+” icon to expand your destination options. Select your destination and wait for the page to load. You are now ready to submit your content.

Specific iPhone or iPad Instructions

  • Enter the title and, if desired, content for your post
  • Click on “Choose File” at the bottom of the screen.*
  • Select “Take Photo or Video” to record/take a new video/photo. Choose “Photo Library,” if you want to use a video or photo already stored on your device.**
  • Follow the iPhone/iPad instructions — for videos, be sure to hold the phone/pad horizontally (not vertically) and not upside down
  • When your are returned to the CXL screen, click Submit.
  • Stay on this page until the submission is complete

*iPhone and iPads can only make video, image and text submissions (without attachments). Audio and text submissions with attachments can only be submitted using your desktop/laptop.

**If you choose “Take Photo or Video,” the video/photo will not be saved to your device. If you want your video/photo to be stored on your device, record it before accessing the submit page and then use the “Photo Library” option

Specific Android Phone or Tablet Instructions

  • Enter the title and, if desired, content for your post
  • Click on “Choose File” at the bottom of the screen
  • You will be presented with four options
    • Use “Camera” to shoot a new image.
    • Use “Camcorder” to shoot a new video
    • Use “Sound Recorder” to record new audio.
    • Use “Documents” to submit a video, audioclip, image or file that is already saved to your device.
  • Follow the Android phone instructions — for videos, be sure to hold the phone/tablet horizontally (not vertically) and not upside down
  • When you are returned to the CXL screen, click Submit.
  • Stay on this page until the submission is complete

Specific Microsoft Phone Instructions

We assume Content XLerator works similarly with a Microsoft phone but we won’t know for sure until we find someone who owns one :).If you own one, please contact us and let us know if there are any idiosyncrasies that should be listed here.