As mentioned in the Producing live streams article, you can create live streams in your workspace in order to make them directly accessible to app users.
This article will take you through the necessary steps for adding a live stream in a session.
You'll need to install the Live streams module from the Marketplace in order to be able to add live streams to your workspace.
Creating a live stream
Go to the Sessions module in your workplace, and select the session where you wish to add a live stream. Now, click on the Live stream option (to the right), and click on the Create button.
The below window is displayed where you can create the session's live stream by adding the following information:
Add the title of the live stream, that will be visible in the app.
Paste the URL or stream embed code. Supported formats are:
|HTML5 embed (e.g. Vimeo embed URL)||✔︎||Partially: stream is displayed full-screen|
|M3U8 playlist (.m3u8 URL)||✔︎||✔︎|
|MP4 video (.mp4 URL)||✔︎||✔︎|
M3U8 playlist / full mobile support is currently only available as a part of SpotMe-managed streaming service.
Enter a minimum width for the minimized player window.
Enter a minimum height for the minimized player window.
Block viewing until
Enter a date and time until which the stream will not be accessible.
Click Save item to create the finish creating the live stream in the session.