Before you begin

Applies to:


Your Webex administrator must enable live streaming.

Sharing a whiteboard and sharing a file using Share File, including sharing a video file, aren’t supported while live streaming.

You must have a Workplace from Facebook account.

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

1

Sign in to Workplace from Facebook.

2

Select the group where you want to stream the meeting or event and then click More > Live Video.

Live Video option
3

Go to the Connect tab.

You'll see the server URL and stream key. You'll need to copy and paste these in Step 6.

Connect Your Live Stream screen
4

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.

5

Select Other streaming services.

Start Live Streaming dialog
6

Enter the following:

  • For Streaming service, enter Workplace.

  • For Target stream link, copy and paste the server URL that you got in Step 3.

  • For Target stream key, copy and paste the stream key that you got in Step 3.

7

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.

8

When you're ready to start streaming your meeting or event live, go back to Workplace from Facebook, enter a title for the live stream, and click Go Live.

Click Go Live

The group members can view the meeting or event in the Workplace group where you shared the live stream.

Workplace from Facebook feed

Open a separate browser tab, go to the Workplace group where you started the live stream, and click Share to share the live video with other people.

Share button

What to do next

When you want to end the live stream:
  • Go back to Workplace and select End Live Video > End.

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