VGADVI Recorder Pro User Guide
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To stream content to a CDN using RTSP announce

  1. Login to the Admin panel as admin. See Connect to the Admin panel.
  1. From the Admin panel, click a Channel; the menu expands.
  2. Click Streaming; the channel's Streaming page opens.
  3. Scroll to the Stream to a server section of the page.
  1. From the Admin panel, scroll to the Publish Stream menu option. The Publish Stream page opens.
  2. Click the Publishdrop-down menu.
  3. Choose RTSP announce from the drop-down menu.

  1. If there are no Start and Stop streaming buttons on-screen, click Apply; the page refreshes and the Start and Stop streaming buttons appear.
  2. If streaming is enabled (started), click the Stop streaming button (next to the Publish Status label); streaming is disabled.
  1. Enter the ingestion point url provided by the CDN or media server.
  2. Check the Use TCP for RTP stream checkbox. Verify which transport protocols your CDN provider supports.
  3. Enter a user name and password.
  4. The CDN provider assigns a user name and password to authenticate the publisher. Contact the CDN provider for your log in credentials.

  5. Click Apply.
  6. When ready to begin streaming, click Start. See See Controlling streaming and recording using Epiphan Live for instructions on streaming control using the Epiphan Live control interface.