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How to stream to Steam?
  • After joining the group, create a RTMP token with the button in the bottom of the setup page.
  • Next, copy the recommended RTMP link + Stream Token and paste it in a "Custom RTMP" publishing point on easylive.io.
  • Open your easylive.io event and add a publishing point.
  • Select a custom "RTMP/RTMPS" publishing point.
  • Paste the RTMP URL and Stream Token (=Stream Key/Name) provided by Steam.
  • Select the publishing point.

? Next steps

When you're ready to stream, just start the test phase and then start publishing & record.

Remember to enable public access for viewers at Steam Setup page in order to get your stream to game communities.

Note: Steam requires 16:9 resolution (1280x720, 1920x1080). If your stream doesn't get published, try adjusting your scene parameters.

Steam Video encoding requirements

  • Codec: H.264
  • Profile: High
  • Level: 4.1
  • Frame Rate: 30 FPS or 60 FPS
  • Frame Ratio: 16:9
  • Keyframe interval: 2 seconds
  • Maximum bitrate: 7000 kbps CBR

Audio encoding requirements

  • Codec: AAC-LC
  • Maximum bitrate: 128 kbps

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