Webcaster X1 for YouTube user guide

Quick start

You can live stream any HDMI camera or other HDMI source to your YouTube channel with Webcaster X1 for YouTube.

  1. Connect the supplied power cable to Webcaster X1.
  2. Connect your HDMI camera to the HDMI IN port on the back of Webcaster X1.

  3. Connect your Ethernet cable to the Ethernet port on the back of Webcaster X1.

  4. Turn on Webcaster X1 using the toggle button at the back; Webcaster X1 executes its boot-up sequence.

  5. Authorize Webcaster X1 to your YouTube (Google) account (live stream starts as soon as this is done):
  6. You're streaming live! The screen updates to show how long you have been streaming.
  7. (OPTIONAL) From your computer, tablet or mobile device, go to www.youtube.com/live_dashboard and set the description and privacy settings for your stream.

  8. When your live broadcast is complete, turn off Webcaster X1.

If your Webcaster X1 for YouTube was previously configured to not stream automatically after login, you'll need to connect an HDMI display and mouse to start your stream. See Stream now.
You can also use Webcaster X1 with an HDMI display and USB mouse for additional configuration and viewer engagement options. See Stream now to YouTube.