Webcaster X1 for YouTube user guide

Set stream resolution

By default, Webcaster X1 for YouTube sends your video to YouTube with the screen resolution 1280×720 (720p). If needed, you can adjust this value before your start your broadcast.

To set the resolution your live stream 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)

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  • Note: You cannot change the resolution during your live broadcast. If you change it while streaming, the change only takes effect when you stop the current stream and start another.
  • If not already on the Preferences page, click the Preferences icon at the lower right corner of the screen; the preferences screen opens.
  • Click Resolution in the Stream Details section.
  • Use your connected USB mouse to select the bit rate for your live stream.
  • Note: When you first get your Webcaster X1 for YouTube, the default resolution is 1280×720. On all subsequent uses after your first use, the default frame size is whatever you set last time.
  • If you are done with settings for your live stream, right click to exit the Preferences menu.
Your USB mouse or keyboard must be connected to Webcaster X1 before boot-up.