How to setup a custom RTMP stream

Last Updated: May 16, 2017 05:25PM HKT

Custom RTMP Guide for Xsplit Gamecaster

This guide will show you how to use Custom RTMP in Xsplit Gamecaster

How to access Custom RTMP in Xsplit Gamecaster:

1. Go to the "Accounts" tab, In the live streaming options area, click on the drop down menu and select "Custom RTMP"
A new window will appear. 

2. In this window you need to enter the following data.
A. RTMP URL - Enter the RTMP Server URL for your stream, For example here are the URLs for Twitch:
B. Stream Key - Set the Stream Key (or Stream name) that is assigned to you by your live streaming service. For Twitch go to Twitch website and login to your account. Go to your Dashboard and click on the stream key tab. Press the "Show Key" button and copy/paste the key in the stream name field. Important tip: Keep your stream key hidden as others can broadcast to your channel if they have it.
C. Stream URL - [Optional] Setting this will copy URL to clipboard once you start streaming.

3. Once you've entered this info, press the close button and now you've setup your custom RTMP channel!

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