The EZWebPlayer iOS Live Streamer is an Apple Accepted application (find it in your App Store on your Apple device, iPhone, etc) that allows you to live stream from your Apple device; like your iPhone.
What does this mean? This means that you can livestream from anywhere that allows your device to connect to the Internet via wi-fi or cable connection, and anyone on the planet can watch it on their connected device, which includes all mobile devices, laptop or desktop computer.
- Sporting events-- you can broadcast your child's baseball game or soccer match so that family far away can enjoy it.
- Public Meetings-- want to share important civic events going on locally with those who might be interested? Your monthly town hall meetings can be broadcasted from your iPhone to the entire community.
- Special day-- the wedding or big birthday party can be shared across town or around the world.
- Holidays-- share thanksgiving with loved ones in another town or another country.
- Business-- allow your client to see the inside of that special new home RIGHT NOW! LIVE.
Using the EZWebPlayer RTMP Live Streaming iOS Application
Step 1. Log into your account from your mobile device and make sure you are on your account's Videos page. From there you can search for your live streaming player created earlier looking for it in the video list or by typing in the title of the player into the search field and clicking on the orange search button. Then select the video's settings option.
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Step 2. Scroll down to the tabbed windows and make sure you are on the "Video Details" tab.
Step 3. Within this tab, locate your player's "iOS RTMP URL".
Step 4. Click and hold on the "iOS RTMP URL" to bring up your device's option to "Select All". Go ahead and click on the "Select All" option.
Step 5. Then click on the "Copy" option. The "iOS RTMP URL" should now be in your device's clipboard to be used in the next few steps.
Step 6. Close out of your device's Web Browser app. Locate and open the "EZWebPlayer" app. If you do not yet have the EZWebPlayer Live Streaming IOS application you can get it through your IOS devices app store and searching for EZWebPlayer or by going to https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/ezwebplayer-live-streamer/id920793653?mt=8
Step 7. Click and hold on the RTMP URL input box to open up the Paste option. Paste the content into the RTMP URL field.
Step 8. You should now have pasted in the "iOS RTMP URL" for your live streaming player and you are ready to stream from your device. Click on the circle button to start your stream. The circle button is located in the lower left hand corner.
Step 9. If you are successful you should start to see the time indicated increasing. Within a few seconds, your live stream will be visible from your player's quick view page inside your EZWebPlayer account individual video, and on the web page to which you have posted your player on your web site, and from virtually any browser that is displaying that player's URL.
Stopping the Stream
To stop the stream, click on the stop icon located in the lower left hand corner of the screen. It is indicated below by the red arrow.
Creating your Live Streamer
Step 1. Before using the EZWebPlayer Live Streamer iOS App., you first need to have created a live streaming player within your EZWebPlayer account. Click here to learn more. Once your live streaming player is created and posted to your web site you are ready to begin using the iOS App on your iPhone or other Apple device.
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