Returns details on a transcode output preset


This method returns an array of [[SoftLayer_Container_Network_Media_Transcode_Preset_Element|preset element]] objects. Each preset has its own collection of preset elements such as encoder, frame rate, aspect ratio and so on. Each element object has a default value for itself and an array of [[SoftLayer_Container_Network_Media_Transcode_Preset_Element_Option|element option]] objects. For example, “Frame Rate” element for “Windows Media 9 - Download - 1 Mbps - NTSC - Constrained VBR” preset has 19 element options. 15.0 frame rate is selected by default. Currently, you are not able to change the default value. Customizing these values may be possible in the future.


Name Type Description
guid string The unique id of a preset

Required Headers

  • authenticate
  • SoftLayer_Network_Media_Transcode_AccountInitParameters

Return Values

Error Handling

  • SoftLayer_Exception_Public

Throw an exception if connection to a Transcode server fails.