Mixer is one of the fastest growing live game interactive streaming platform. This broadcast output allows you to stream live video content straight to your Mixer channel and also highlights a unique feature that is FTL.
Setting up the Mixer streaming output
Go to Broadcast > Set up a new output, then click Mixer.
Click Authorize and sign with the Mixer account you want to stream to and then click Next.
After authorizing, you’ll go through a setup wizard to determine the best ingest server, connection speed and resolution. Click Finish once it’s done.
The Mixer Properties window will be shown if you wish to customize your stream settings. Note that the Setup Wizard will automatically set the recommended values here already.
Click OK to save your settings.
(You can always revisit these settings by right-clicking your Mixer profile in your Broadcast list, or by clicking on the gear icon next to it.)
Starting a Mixer broadcast
- Go to Broadcast and click the Mixer profile or output you have set.
Mixer Stream Properties
Your Mixer username, click the Authorize button to register this detail.
Displays your channel’s current stream title.
Choose which ingest server to use. It is recommended to use Automatic or the server with the lowest ping timing.
Use FTL (Beta)
Mixer’s FTL (Faster Than Light protocol) option allows you to stream live at sub-second video latency or in real time. This will require a higher upload speed bandwidth.