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Live Events

Broadcast and present a Live webcast.

Ways to broadcast a Live event

We offer multiple ways to broadcast no matter the scale of your event, the venue, or the location...

Join the Live Studio

To moderate or present at a live event, enter the Live Studio and connect your audio or video. Th...

Add a virtual background to your webcam or video stream

The Webcast service does not currently offer virtual backgrounds; however, if you're broadcasting...

Add live captioning to an event

For Live events with StreamText captions only. The Webcast service does not have a built-in live ...

Add live interpretation with Interprefy

Extend your event’s global reach by pairing your webcast with Interprefy's interpretation widget....

Change the event window layout during a live event

During a Live event, you can change the layout of the event window that the audience sees to feat...

Encoder stream bit rates

Adaptive Bit Rate (ABR) Encoder Events (Recommended) You are only required to send one stream (p...

How do I broadcast using an encoder?

To access the information needed to connect your encoder for the event, click the Media Encoder S...

Live stream bit rates

Presenter Video, Screen Share (video bridge), and Inline Videos If you're broadcasting telephone...

Presenter Best Practices

Below are a list of best practices for presenters: What should a presenter have available for th...

Share a video during a Live event

In the Live Studio, the Overlay Videos tab shows all uploaded videos. From here, you and other pr...

Stream optimization

It is important for any webcasting professional to understand if their network is ready to suppor...

Video Bridge

Bypassing Zscaler proxies for improved performance

Zscaler is a cloud security platform that scans your data for threats. When Zscaler is installed ...