Gaming Videos Live With XSplit | How To Go Live Facebook Gaming Videos
Gaming Videos Live With XSplit
Facebook gaming video has 3 main ways by which you can go live with your gaming videos and these processes include the use of three third-party apps namely: Streamlab, OBS, and Xsplit. On our previous posts, we have discussed how to install all those apps in your system and get them ready to creating you’re for a first gaming video scene.
How To Create Your First Scene using Xsplit App
Xsplit app is another lovely third-party application which you can use to go live on Facebook gaming videos, We assume you already have the Xsplit app installed on your system ready to create your first scene if know sees how to install Xsplit app HERE and proceed to the steps below:
Select a scene
Add a Gaming Source
You need to add a gaming source to your scene, to display the game you’re playing. There are two different sources you can use: Game Capture (recommended) and Screen Capture. Select one of these from the Add Source button.
Add other sources
Add Facebook Widgets
How To Go Live On Facebook
Facebook Live is designed to stream the action while you play while reaching and engaging your Facebook friends and fellow gamers. Follow the steps to go live.
- Go to facebook.com/live/create > select Create Live Stream.
- Under Post, choose where you want your live stream to appear (such as your Gaming Video Creator page that you manage, not your profile page).
- Copy and paste the server URL and/or stream key into the settings of your streaming software. If you need help choosing a streaming software, you can find options including OBS or XSplit in our Help Docs.
- Select: “Enable persistent stream key” to make streaming in the future a bit easier. Note: Please don’t share your stream key. Anyone who has access to it can stream video to your post and you don’t want that.
- Use your streaming software to start streaming. You will see a preview screen of your stream on Facebook where the server URL and stream key are displayed.
- Name your stream, identify the game you’re playing, and add a description to let your viewers know what to expect from your stream.
- Click Go Live. Now you’re live!