Knowledge Base

Timeline - Advanced Features


Double click to rename categories whilst in the timeline environment


Synchronise only selected categories

Adjust start/end points of registers and easily move them around the timeline.




Copy a register into a category

With the Ctrl key held, drag and drop your chosen register into the new category. If you want to remove the first register, select it and press the Delete key.




Merge overlapped registers

(Available on Nacsport Scout Plus, Nacsport Pro Plus Nacsport Elite )


Create a new row with selected registers



Timeline filtered by colours

With the following tool, you will able to hide/show your category rows by colours. The results will be shown in the timeline and matrix.


 Descriptor Calculator

When working in the Timeline Environment the Descriptor Calculator tool will allow you to filter registers according to the difference in time between Descriptors inside them.



Compare actions

Nacsport enables you to analyse technique and/or tactical aspects through the comparison tool. You can compare up to 8 different video sequences at the same time, as well as drawing on them.




Overlay video on comparison registers

Enhance your analysis by overlaying videos for a direct comparison, or overlaying imported videos over existing clips within Nacsport.

(Available in Nacsport Basic Plus, Scout Plus, Pro Plus and Elite)



Review from the moment a descriptor appears


With this feature, users will have access to the moment where a descriptor has been clicked. In doing so, it is not necessary to watch the whole clip from the beginning. (Available in Nacsport Pro Plus and Elite)


Open multiple tabs of databases for the same video in the timeline

Share work among a team's coaches and staff, where each one can perform the analysis. The professional software of Nacsport enables you to tab between multiple databases from the same video, and data can be obtained from them all at the same time in order to prepare a final presentation.

(Available in Nacsport Scout Plus, Nacsport Pro Plus & Nacsport Elite)


Join databases of a same video



Search for clips

You can search your actions in more detail by using the Search tool, where you will be able to do the searches by categories or descriptors

To reduce the time you spend even further, you can make this type of search in several matches/databases at the same time. ( Available on Nacsport Pro Plus and Nacsport Elite )

As well, you will be able to save search criteria for future occasions

(only in Nacsport Elite)


Show/hide timeline

In order to maximize your working area during the review stage, this tool allows users to show and hide the Timeline to carry out more comfortable workflows.


Open a template in the timeline to recode your analysis

With this option, you will be able to edit your registers in a faster and easier way. To open a button template in timeline right click in the timeline and select the corresponding option.

Now you can add categories by clicking on them in the button template at the moment you want. To add a descriptor to already existing registers, select the register you want to add descriptors to and then click on the descriptors you want to add to the selected registers. To add descriptors to multiple registers at once, select the registers you want by keeping pressed the Ctrl key and then click on the descriptor you want. 



Remove unused footage

With this option, you can make a video linked to an analysis just using the useful part of the original video. 



Synchronise timeline using a register as a reference




Frame by frame

With this tool you can break up a video into a sequence of frames, the number of which can be configured. You can also draw on them and save them as a sequence of independent images.




Category frequency chart

A new and innovative way to view the Nacsport timeline - and visualise how often an action is taking place - within a customizable period of time, or throughout a game.

Select multiple actions to overlap with categories, to reveal the interactions and connection between each; for example Player / Possession.
Easily view all the registers involved in a period of time and present the data in two ways - as an area chart or line graph - either of which can be downloaded as a .jpg file for inclusion in future reports.

(Available in Nacsport Elite)