How to Schedule your Live Streaming?

Now you can schedule a live video from your publishing point and set a particular time hence the CDN automatically delivers at a time the client needs his/her entertainment to be broadcasted.

This can be established via our scheduled playlist feature and please do keep in mind to create publishing points for your live content initially.

To implement this, please follow these steps:

  • Click on the Dashboard Button.
  • In the redirected page, click on the drop-down menu Live Streams which is located to the extreme left under the 5centsCDN logo.
  • Click on the Scheduled Playlist Button.
  • Click on the Green Plus Button which is located at the top of the extreme right corner of the screen.
  • In the redirected page select the Push Zone in which your files has been uploaded and provide the name for your Scheduled Playlist.
  • Click on the Create Button. * Success!Stream Created message will be displayed upon successful creation.
  • Once this procedure is over, click on 'Schedules' -> 'Add new' to schedule your live stream.
  • In the redirect page, add your preferred name for your schedule and scroll down to choose your publishing point from the drop-down menu.

You can set the Length of your playlist by setting the duration in the Length section.

In Scheduled type, you can set the period in which the Playlist has to start.

There are 3 options available:

  • Instant: By enabling this option, Playlist will start as soon as it is created.
  • Schedule On Time: By enabling this option and setting the time, the playlist will start at that specified time on the same day
  • Schedule On Date Time: By enabling this option and setting the Date and Time, the playlist will start at that specified time on the specified date.
  • Once you have selected the appropriate scheduling options, click on save to enjoy the scheduled live streaming with 5centsCDN!!

NB: Please note that you should be using the playback URL's of the scheduled playlist that you have selected.