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Live Events

Broadcast and present a Live event.

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 event

The Webcast service does not currently offer virtual backgrounds for Webcam acquisition events. H...

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...

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...

Bypassing Zscaler proxies for improved performance

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

Video Bridge Updates - New!

These help articles will cover using the Video Bridge acquisition to deliver your live events.

Video Bridge Guide for Presenters and Guest Admins

A Video Bridge allows presenters to connect to an event and broadcast from different camera sourc...

Video Bridge Overview (Moderators)

Number Feature Description 1 Live Studio tabs Controls for different aspects o...

How do I broadcast using the Video Bridge?

Once presenters have joined the Video Bridge and you are ready to start your event, use the Broad...

About Presenter Webcam Layouts

On the video bridge, you can choose how you want to arrange presenter webcams and which presenter...

Change the Presenter Webcam Layout on the Video Bridge

Change the webcam layout to display more presenters during the Live event. By default, the Indivi...

Adding Virtual Backgrounds on the Video Bridge

Virtual and blurred background are available to presenters connecting their webcam to the Video B...

Spotlight Presenter Webcams on the Video Bridge

Voice-activated camera switching is used by default to control which cameras appear to the audien...

Hiding Presenters from Appearing on the Video Bridge

If you want to hide a presenter from appearing in the video stream, their webcam needs to be disa...

Video Bridge Integrations - Zoom

The Webcast platform allows for external video streams to be connected to the Video Bridge. This ...

Help Video - Testing a Video Bridge Connection

Event hosts and presenters. You are required to test your system at least 48 hours before the eve...

Help Video - Video Bridge Training for Guest Speakers

In this video you'll learn how to sign in to the event and join the Live Studio, connect your vid...

Help Video - Video Bridge Training for Administrators/Hosts

Event hosts and administrators. With the Video Bridge, you can broadcast your video stream from a...

Video Bridge Tab Mini-View

On a Video Bridge event, when you navigate to another tab in the Live Studio (other than the Vide...

Screen Sharing on the Video Bridge

Screen Sharing Setup The ability to share your screen sharing with viewers is controlled using t...