Setting Up Open Broadcaster Software for Facebook Live with captions

1. Click on the “streams” tab and change the “Stream type” to “custom streaming server”.

2. Enter the URL and stream key for your session as provided by Ai-Media. Please note: you should receive an email with this information 24 hours before the start of your session. This information is also available on our website with your booking information.

The “Server URL” information should be copied into the “URL” box in OBS. The “Stream Name” information should be copied into the “Stream key” box.

3. Enter the username and password as provided by Ai-Media. Also please ensure the “use authentication” checkbox is ticked. 

4. Then, you will need to select the output tab. Change the Output Mode to “Advanced”, then change the encoder setting to “QuickSync H.264”.