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How to setup a Fail Safe Stream Backup (Fallback)?

The Fail-safe stream backup (Fallback) is an easylive.io system that automatically trigger the associated input (live source, video or image) in case of any troubles with your main stream source without interrupting stream for your viewers.

N.B:

  • The inputs (primary & fallback) has to be in the same line
  • Live source can be chained together (fallback)
  • An input can only be used once within its line
  • When triggered, the input is overlayed on top of the associated live source
  • You can have more than one Fallback input

A fallback can be set on any live source type, to set it up you must:

  • Create a live (1) or join an existing live (2).
  •  In the Production Studio (3).
  • Add your fallback input on the same layer than your primary live source with "Add an input" button (4).
  • Access to the live source settings (green pen) (5).
  • Then select in the list the media to display if your live source stream disconnects (there's a default selected picture provided by easylive.io) (6&7).
  • Your live is now secure! If your source is broken, the fallback will automatically start (8).

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