Before you begin

Applies to:


Your Webex administrator must enable live streaming.

You must have a Google account to sign in to YouTube. Live streaming must be enabled for your YouTube channel.


Enabling live streaming for the first time may take up to 24 hours.

Make sure that you have signed in to YouTube Live and become familiar with the process of live streaming well before you intend to live stream your meeting or event.

1

Sign in to YouTube with your Google account.

2

In the upper right corner, go to Create a video and more and click Go live.

Go Live option
3

Click Stream > New stream.

Click New Stream
4

Fill out the form and click CREATE STREAM.

Click Create Stream

You see the stream key and stream URL. You'll need to copy and paste these in Step 7.

Stream key and stream URL

 

Click the Share button to get a link to share the live stream with your audience.

5

Sign in to your Webex site, start your meeting or event, go to More options More options, and click Start live streaming.

Start live streaming option

Live streaming isn't available during a practice session in an event.

6

Select Other streaming services.

Start Live Streaming dialog
7

Enter the following:

  • For Streaming service, enter YouTube Live.

  • For Target stream link, copy and paste the stream URL from Step 4.

  • For Target stream key, copy and paste the stream key from Step 4.

Other Streaming Service Information dialog
8

Click Start streaming to start streaming from Webex Meetings or Events.

To confirm that you're streaming from Webex Meetings or Events, check for the Live indicator in the upper-right corner of your meeting or event.

9

When you're ready to start streaming your meeting or event on YouTube, go back to YouTube, and wait until you see a preview of a live stream of your meeting or event.

Live stream preview
10

When you see a preview of the live stream, click Go Live in the upper right of the screen.

Go Live button

Now you can view a live stream of your meeting or event on your YouTube channel.

Click Share under the video to share the live video with other people.

What to do next

When you want to end the live stream:

  • Go back to YouTube Studio and select End Stream > End.

  • Go back to your meeting or event, select More Options More options, and then select Stop streaming.