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Overview

stream

The stream object

POST create a stream

GET retrieve a stream

PATCH turn on/off recording

GET list of all streams

session

Ingest

Authentication

Errors

API key

#stream

There are multiple ways to livestream with livepeer.com. The only prerequisite for using livepeer.com is to be able to create an RTMP stream.

You can integrate your streaming application directly with the Livepeer.com API. If you are creating a live streaming platform or application, the Livepeer.com API will best meet your needs.

Or you can use the Livepeer.com dashboard to livestream without writing any code. If you are doing manual broadcasts like streaming events, concerts, or webinars, you can use the Livepeer.com dashboard.

Either way, the first thing you’ll need to do is create an account on Livepeer.com.

The next step is to visit one of these two documentation sections: