Webcaster X1 for YouTube user guide

Set static IP address

Webcaster X1 for YouTube generally uses DHCP to acquire an IP address on your network. From time to time, you may find you need to assign Webcaster X1 a static IP address instead.

To assign a static IP address you need:

    • Your Webcaster X1 for YouTube
    • An HDMI display connected to your Webcaster X1
    • A USB mouse connected to your Webcaster X1 (must be connected before boot-up)
    • (OPTIONAL) a USB keyboard connected to your Webcaster X1 (must be connected before boot-up)

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  • Open the system settings page by clicking the Settings icon at the lower right corner of the screen; the system settings screen opens.
  • Click Ethernet from the list on the left; the Ethernet options are displayed.
  • Click Proxy and IP from the Ethernet options list; the dialog box opens.
  • Click the IP settings drop down and select Static.
  • Use your USB keyboard or the on-screen keyboard to enter your static IP address details.
  • When you have finished entering your changes, click Set (or click Cancel to abandon your changes).
  • Click the right mouse button to exit the system settings screen.
Your USB mouse or keyboard must be connected to Webcaster X1 before boot-up.
To revert to DCHP IP address allocation, follow the same steps, but choose DHCP on the Proxy & IP Settings dialog.