Set stream resolution

Webcaster X2 streams at 1280×720 (720p) by default. You can change the encoding resolution in the Preferences before your start your broadcast.

To set the resolution your live stream you need:

    • Your Webcaster X2
    • An HDMI display (that supports 1080p video) connected to your Webcaster X2
    • A USB mouse connected to your Webcaster X2

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Note: If you change the video resolution while streaming, the change only takes effect after the stream ends.
  1. If not already on the Preferences page, click the Preferences icon at the lower right corner of the screen. The preferences screen opens.
  2. Click Encoding resolution in the Stream Details section.
  3. Use your connected USB mouse to select the resolution for your live stream. For example:
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    Note: When you first get your Webcaster X2, the default resolution is 1280×720. If you change the settings, Webcaster X2 remembers those changes the next time you use the encoder.
  5. Right click to exit the Preferences menu.