ROKU BIF Thumbnail Format

The BIF image archive specification is used to encapsulate a set of still images for supporting video trick modes (e.g. FastForward/Rewind) on the Roku Streaming Player.



This feature available only for advanced_hls, fmp4_hls, advanced_dash, and advanced_fmp4 output formats.

ParameterDescriptionAvailable ValuesDefault Value
bifEnable the creation of bif files.yes, nono
bif_destinationSpecify the destination URL for BIF files. If this is not specified it will be delivered to the same destination as the manifest.Valid URLNone