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How to add a YouTube output in TVU Channel

TVU Channel makes it simple for anyone to take a channel to “Air” and output to YouTube.

To output your channel to YouTube:

  1. To add an output destination, click the Go Live button.
  2. Click +Add to list possible output options, from social media to professional broadcast formats.
  3. Choose the YouTube option.
  4. Enter an Output Name, such as “My Channel output via YouTube.”
  5. The Shareway function is an advanced feature, and we suggest you leave it set to automatic.
  6. Click the Authenticate button to open a new browser tab and log in to YouTube with your account credentials. This allows TVU Channel to post content directly to YouTube.
  7. Select a Resolution from the drop-down menu. A higher resolution improves quality but increases network traffic.
  8. Set the Bitrate. The bitrate determines how much networking capacity you are dedicating to the output. A higher bitrate increases network traffic but improves quality.
  1. Select a GOP Size.
  2. Select a Stream type.
  3. Enter a descriptive Video Title for your channel content on YouTube.
  4. Enter a Video Description for your channel content.
  5. Click the Save button to finish creating this new YouTube output destination.
  1. Move the slider to the right when your YouTube media displays in the output pop-up window to activate your new YouTube output destination.
  2. To change the settings on this output, click on the three-dot icon (…) and click Settings. Change the settings as needed and Save your changes.
  3. To deactivate this output destination, click the slider to the left. It will turn gray to indicate it is deactivated.
  4. To delete this output destination, click the slider to the left to deactivate it. Then click on the three-dot icon (…) and select Delete.

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TVU Channel is a cloud streaming service created by TVU Networks that completely revolutionizes creating, managing, operating, and monetizing a 24/7 digital channel. Using cellular bonding and low latency features, broadcasters & producers alike can manage remote productions and multi-camera live streaming with ease. Our zero infrastructure environment has massively reduced the time, cost, and complexity of creating custom channels. In addition to creating new content channels, many broadcasters use Channel as a backup for their television stations Master Control.