Setting YouTube Account for Live Streaming
Here is a step by step process on how to get your YouTube channel available for live broadcast
Step 1: Live Events > Enable Live Streaming
Step 2: Follow Account Verification
Follow all the steps to verify your account.
Once you receive your 6-digit verification code, submit and proceed to the next steps
Once finished, you should see a confirmation window of your verified account. Click Continue.
Step 3: Agree to Terms and Conditions
Once you agree to Terms and Conditions, your account is now available to create live events.
Creating a Live Event
Here is a step by step process on how to get your live stream event ready for YouTube
Step 1: Fill Out Event Information
Once all of your information for the event is filled out, click Create Event.
*Note: You must select “CUSTOM” under type to connect the encoder to GoToAir Director.
“Custom (more encoding options)”
Step 2: Give the Source Information
Thumbnail: Give the Live Event a thumbnail for YouTube.
Basic Ingestion: Select the Basic Ingestion information of the output of the stream.
Select your encoder:
For the streams encoder, select “Flash Media Live Encoder (FMLE)” to use Flash Media Live Encoder for the stream.
Step 3: Save the Event
Once the event is saved, you are finished. You can close YouTube or manage it in Live Control.
*Note: To end the stream, go back to YouTube Live Stream