This article goes over the steps on how to add a Facebook profile, page, or group as a custom RTMP to your Switchboard Cloud Account.
Watch the step-by-step videos below:
- How to Add Facebook as a Custom RTMP into Switchboard Cloud.
- How To Go Live to a Facebook Destination as Custom RTMP in Switchboard Cloud.
Open Facebook Live Producer or click this link: Facebook Live Producer
On the left side panel, choose the appropriate Facebook profile, page, or group.
Make sure Use Stream Key is selected.
In the middle panel scroll down to the Streaming Set up.
Enable User Persistent Stream Key.
In the Facebook Live Stream Set-up Panel, copy the Server URL and Stream key and paste them into appropriate fields inside of Switchboard Cloud.
Read this article to learn how to Add a Custom RTMP Destination to your Switchboard Cloud Account.
Add the Facebook Destination as a Custom RTMP into your Destination Group.
When it is time to Go Live
FIRST, OPEN Facebook Live producer BEFORE sending the video from Switchboard.
Open Switchboard Cloud, when the video is present in the confidence monitor, start streaming to the Facebook Custom RTMP destination.
Once the video is showing in the Facebook Live Preview window, you can press the GO LIVE button located in the lower left-hand corner.
How to Add Facebook as a Custom RTMP into Switchboard Cloud.
How To Go Live to a Facebook Destination as Custom RTMP in Switchboard Cloud.