Restreams. Create and configure restream to streaming platforms

Restream is a paid feature that allows live content broadcasting to multiple streaming platforms including but not limited to YouTube, Facebook, VKontakte, Odnoklasniki simultaneously. To enable the option contact your manager or our support via chat or email to support@gcore.com.

To set up a restream go to the Restreaming section and click on the Create restream button.

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Restream name — give your restream a name.

Connected stream — pick a stream you want to broadcast from the drop-down list.

URL — from a streaming platform of your choice you should get a URL and a KEY (check out the manuals below if you are not sure where to find them). Combine them like this URL/KEY and put into the field.

For example, YouTube provides the following credentials:

Server URL: rtmp://a.rtmp.youtube.com/live2
Stream name/key: 21ma-rh1x-4qpk-ak9p

Into the URL field put rtmp://a.rtmp.youtube.com/live2/21ma-rh1x-4qpk-ak9p

Status: a restream with an inactive status won’t be broadcasted.

 

Manuals for getting URL and KEY.

Facebook https://en-gb.facebook.com/help/587160588142067?helpref=faq_content

YouTube https://support.google.com/youtube/answer/2907883?hl=en

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