Streaming to StreamShark

In this guide you will discover how to stream your Quicklink Cre8 productions to StreamShark, a live and on-demand streaming platform.

Setting up your stream to StreamShark is simple. To achieve this, first visit the StreamShark website and sign into your account. If you do not already have an account, you can start a free 7-day free trial here.

Once on the StreamShark Dashboard, click Streaming Events.

Within your Events, click Add.

Add your event details. Select the Event Type; Standard or Multistreaming Only. Enter a title and description, and change the stream URL if you wish.

From Advanced Settings, select your Ingest Location. From here you can also choose to add a splash image, configure access control, enable live chat and more. Once configured, click CREATE.

You have now created your stream. From your Events, click on the event name.

Make a note of the Primary Server URL and Stream Name. You will need this information to input within Quicklink Cre8.

Returning to Quicklink Cre8, open the settings by selecting the settings-icon.png icon from the menu.

Within the Stream tab, click Add Target within the RTMP section.

Enter a friendly name for your stream (I.e. StreamShark Stream).

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Next, paste the Stream URL copied previously into RTMP Server, and paste the Stream Key into RTMP Key. Click OK.

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You have now successfully configured your StreamShark stream. When you are ready to begin streaming, simply click Start Streaming.

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Your stream will begin, and a timer will show the duration of your stream.

Returning to your StreamShark Event, open the Preview page.

You will now see a preview of your Quicklink Cre8 production stream.

When you're ready to stop streaming, simply click Stop Streaming.

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