The live dashboard enables you to manage all of your live streams in one place.
It’s broken down into four tabs:
- Control panel
On these tabs, you can:
- Switch between live streams
- Create new streams
- Launch ad breaks
- Record clips
- Chat with viewers
- Schedule a live stream
- Edit stream information and settings
Switch between live streams
To switch between live streams, simply use the stream selector drop down menu at the top of the dashboard and choose the name of live stream you’d like to switch to. Once you’ve selected a stream, the Control Panel, Information, Settings, and Clips tabs will all correspond to your selected stream.
Create new streams
To create a new stream from the dashboard, just click the Create a new live stream button located next to the stream selector menu.
Launch an ad break
To launch an ad break, make sure you are on the Control Panel tab. Then click the Launch button. Ads are typically 30 seconds, but you can use the duration dropdown to specify how long you’d like an ad break to last. Learn more about earning revenue from ads using video monetization.
To record a clip at any time, simply click the Start Recording button from the Control Panel tab. When you want to stop, just click the Stop Recording button. The clip will automatically be saved to your dailymotion channel. You can view them by clicking the Clips tab.
Chat with viewers
To chat with viewers, simply use the chat feature located on the right of the Control Panel tab. You can type messages in the text box and also edit your chat settings by clicking the gear icon.
Schedule a live stream
In the settings tab, simply select a date settings, button middle
Edit stream information and settings
Edit your stream information by navigating to the Information tab. You can edit your stream’s:
- Visibility (public, private, or password protected).
Edit your stream settings by navigating to the Settings tab.
- Hide the number of viewers
- Access your Stream Server and Stream Key