Standard Edition Facebook Streaming using a Custom preset

To configure a Custom Stream on your a TriCaster running Standard Edition software, please do the following:

1 Click on the stream gear inside live production:


2 Change the URL to 


3 Click on the drop-down menu and select create New Connection from current URL 


4 Select RTMP and click Ok:



This will bring down a new section allowing you to manually enter in the RTMP and Stream Key provided by Facebook. To get the required information you will need to login to your Facebook account from a separate computer.


1) Log in to
2) On the Page you wish to stream to, click on Publishing Tools:

3) Here is a view of the Publishing tools tab: 

4) Click on Video Library and locate the "+Live" Button. 
5) When you click on Live, select Connect and this will display the RTMP (server URL/location) and the Stream ID (Stream key): 

* 6)Initiate the "Stream" within your TriCaster *

7) Back on your computer, add the required info for your Post. This will change to a preview of your stream and the Go Live button will be enabled for you to start the stream. 

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