Going Live to Facebook

You can use Switchboard Cloud to distribute your content to Facebook Live. Follow these steps for a successful live stream. 

åDue to Facebook restrictions, a Single Workflow can only go live to Facebook. If you want to go live to Facebook and other platforms, please refer to the following guide: Going Live to Facebook + YouTube/Periscope/Twitchå

Follow these steps to go live to Facebook:

  1. Select the Workflow Dropdown Menuexpand_more.pngin the upper left corner of the Workflow Pane

µSince Twitch, Periscope, and YouTube have no restrictions, you're permitted to add them to the same Workflow.µ

For existing destinations in your Workflow, there are two different ways to go live. This varies if you're starting a single destination or multiple destinations at the same time.

Single Destination Go Live

  1. Find your Facebook destination in the Destination Pane
  2. Click the toggle switch to start your Selected Destinationtoggle-off.png µYou are now Live on Facebook!µ

Multiple Destination Go Live

  1. Click the Checkboxcheck_box_outline_blank.pngon each Destination you want to go live†Notice there is a new Bulk Menu at the top of the screen.†
  2. To go live, click the toggle switch toggle-off.pnglocated in the Bulk MenuµYou are now Live on Facebook!µ

For New Destinations  

If you're trying to add a new Facebook destination, refer to Add New Destinations

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