Streaming with Embedded
Our Streaming feature allows for you to share your meeting feed to an external service like YouTube or Twitch via RTMP.
Create a meeting with streaming set up for others to use, such as a teacher or an event organizer. The stream is fixed and can not be changed inside the room afterward.
When creating a meeting via our API, you can pass your platforms
RTMP URLand include the
stream keyseparated by a forward slash. Then specify how you'd like the stream to begin. "Automatic", "Manual", or "Prompt" by including an in room message to the host.
If you haven't streamed before, in order to access your stream key on YouTube you must go through the initial stream setup which includes a 24 hour account processing period.
- 1.Log into your Twitch account
- 2.Click on your profile icon in the top right and navigate to "Creator Dashboard"
- 3.On the left side of the screen select Settings->Stream
- 4.The stream key is located at the very top of the page
Vimeo provides an in depth guide on creating a live event and setting up RTMP connections in their support document "Create and go live to an event". During the process they provide a link and stream key that you can copy and use in Whereby.