Periscope Authentication

Switchboard Cloud requires access to the Periscope account that you want to stream to. Here are the steps to get started!

åBefore streaming with Periscope, you will need an account with Twitter, Facebook, or Google.å

Periscope Log In/Sign Up

  1. Go to
  2. Click Log in | Sign Up
  3. Click Log in, choose the platform used for your Periscope Login
  4. Follow the platform-specific authorization steps
  5. Click Allow for Google, click Continue for Facebook

Authenticating Periscope

  1. From the Dropdownexpand_more.pngselect Periscope Producer, and provide a unique Name for future convenience
  2. Authorize Switchboard Cloud to manage this Periscope Destination on your behalf by clicking Next†Disable pop-up blockers. They may prevent the authorization page from opening.†
  3. Click Authorize to give Switchboard Cloud full access to your Periscope account˜A window will pop up showing that the authentication was a Success
  4. You may now begin using or managing this destination by clicking Finish 
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