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Wowza GoCoder Settings

Mobile applications for online broadcasts are becoming increasingly popular. Here we’ll show you how to set up broadcasting from mobile devices to the site. Using a free program for mobile devices Wowza GoCoder combinated with CDNvideo services, you get the opportunity to broadcast in real-time in HD and on any device, no matter where you are.

Features Wowza GoCoder

  • The free app;
  • Broadcast mobile devices;
  • Stability of work;
  • Stream in Full HD quality.
  • The ability to automatically configure to Android (see. Below)

Step 1: Install the encoder.

Download and install on your mobile device (iOS or Android) free app Wowza GoCoder (you can download on the AppStore and Google Play)

Step 2. Setting up the encoder.

1. Make sure that the mobile device is connected to the Internet.

2. Run the application Wowza GoCoder. Adjust the flow by tapping the settings icon in the top right

corner of the application interface.

We recommend the following characteristics:

  • Stream: Video + Audio
  • Video Settings: leave all the default settings.
  • Video Size: 640 × 480
  • Other parameters are left by default

3. Bit rate in the lower left corner of the main application screen should be set to 700 kbps.

Step 3: Publish the stream.

1. In the upper-right corner, click on the Wowza logo next to the icon settings:

XSplit Settings

Installation and use of the module for XSplit encoder.

XSplit is a common encoder, which allows you to organize quickly broadcasting from your PC. The program is relatively free (you pay only for the modules installed) and provides with the following list of useful features for amateur broadcasting:

  • Capture your desktop.
  • Connecting multiple cameras.
  • Video Streaming.
  • Placing several streams in a broadcast screen (very popular feature for online education and gaming industry).
  • Other options like titles, filters, etc. are to be downloaded from the store of plug-ins and can require payment.

Please take into account that the System requires high-performance PC otherwise it can significantly slow down

the speed of your PC or even freeze it.

To make our customers happier, we have developed a plug-in for XSplit, which allows you to immediately adjust

the broadcast via CDNvideo network. Here goes a description how to configure broadcast via a plugin.

1. Register on CDNvideo and installing software.

So, to start speeding high-quality broadcast to an audience of any size, you need first to register on our website

www.cdnvideo.com or www.streaming.cdnvideo.com , connect service RTMP-publish and create some stream.

Next you need to download and install XSplit. The program can be downloaded at: https://www.xsplit.com/

2. Module Installation

Run the program and go to the section Tools – Plugin Store.

In the search bar enter CDNvideo and you can see our plugin:

Select it and select INSTALL in the resulting window. After installation, you should see a message about

its successful completion:

3. Setting the broadcast.

In order to connect to our network, you need to go to the Outputs section and to click on the gear icon opposite

CDNvideo plugin. You will be prompted to enter your login and password – this is information that has been sent

to your email after registration on our website.

If username and password are correct, it should automatically pick up the stream you created in CDNvideo

private office. Next you need to set the parameters of the flow. We recommend the following:

  • H.264 video codec
  • 700kbps
  • 640×480
  • 30 fps
  • 64k AAC mono audio, 44100 Hz

4. Broadcasting.

Then I add a screen capture, because I want to broadcast our new character. I go to the section Outputs and

choose CDNvideo plugin. My broadcast started and I can see it in the player, who is in my CDNvideo private

office. If you want to show your broadcast to people, then copy the code of a player and place it on its website

on the correct page.

Enjoy successful broadcasting!

Wirecast Settings

Wirecast is one of the encoders dedicated for online broadcast. The main features of the program

include the ability to overlay a logo or a variety of filters to broadcast, as well as adding titles and the

ability to stream from multiple sources. The program is paid based, but offers a free trial version.

Wirecast Features

  • Paid software;
  • Possibility of a logo overlay to broadcast;
  • Ability to broadcast from multiple sources;
  • Ability to stream from your desktop;
  • The ability to overlay a variety of filters to broadcast;
  • Adding captions.

Step 1: Install the encoder.

Download and install the encoder on the link: http://www.telestream.net/wirecast/overview.htm

Step 2: Add source.

After starting the program, add a camera, which is dedicated to broadcast (you can add more cameras,

including the streaming from the desktop).

Step 3. Installing the encoder.

Go in the “Output settings”, as shown in the screenshot below

Step 4.

1. Add RTMP Server (address of the server can be found in the section “Managing services” – “the player

code and the encoder configuration”).

2. We recommend the following flow characteristics:

  • H.264 video codec
  • 700kbps
  • 640 × 480
  • 30 fps
  • 64k AAC mono audio, 44100 Hz

3. Save your changes.

4. If you want to publish more flow characteristics, add and configure the desired number of the RTMP-server (steps 1 to 3 rd )

Step 5. Streaming publication

1. Click the «Stream»;

2. Click the “pointer” below to add your stream in the streaming box

FMLE Settings

Adobe Flash Media Live Encoder is free and easy to configurated.

About FMLE

  •  Free program;
  •  Streaming from one source;
  •  Stable at work;
  •  No special requirements to hardware;

Step 1: Install the encoder.

Download and install the encoder on the link: http://www.adobe.com/ru/products/flash-media-

encoder.html

Step 2. Set-up of encoder.

1. Select the audio and video streams and springs to adjust the flow parameters.

We recommend the following characteristics:

  • H.264 video codec
  • 700kbps
  • 640 × 480
  • 30 fps
  • 64k AAC mono audio, 44100 Hz

2. To fill in the following fields please use the information found in “Service Management” – “the player

code and the encoder configuration”:

  • FMS URL:
  • Backup URL: – optional field. It can be used in case of enough upstream Internet bandwidth.
  • Stream: – if you want to broadcast more than one qualities simultaneously (should be set in the Bit Rate section), enter the stream names using “;”. For example: stream1; stream2; stream3.

3. Press «Connect» and select Start».

Step 3: Publish the stream.

1. Normally you should see the “window” displaying the status of your streaming

2. If you don’t see the status, check if no mistake was in the filling in fields or if Firewall didn’t

block the ports required for encoder (ports 1935 and 80).

3. In the field «Encoding Options» you can enable or disable the sound without interrupting the

broadcast.

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