YouTube Live Auto Captioning: Schedule Live Auto Captions in 3Play Media


Once the YouTube Live Event has been scheduled, follow the steps below to schedule Live Auto Captions for the YouTube Live Event within the 3Play Media account system.

Click to learn how to schedule a YouTube Live Event

Step 1- Schedule YouTube Live Event in 3Play Media

Go to the Live Auto Captioning module in 3Play Media.
Click Schedule YouTube Live Event.

schedule youtube live event button

A list of any upcoming YouTube Live Events that were scheduled will display.

Step 2- Set Live Event Start Time

Check the box next to the scheduled YouTube Live Event.
Configure the start time for the Live Auto Captioning (which should be the same time you scheduled the event for in YouTube).
Click Submit.

submit youtube live event button

Step 3- Click Live Auto Captioning Event in 3Play Media

After clicking Submit you will be redirected to the Live Auto Captioning page.

Click into the event that was just scheduled. Note that the status should be pending.

In the Live Auto Captioning Details section on the right, locate the Stream Url.
Ex: rtmp:// 

Copy this rtmp URL as it will be needed in the next steps in order to stream content, including the Live Auto Captions, to a YouTube Live Player.

youtube live stream url

Next Steps...

Streaming the Live Event via OBS

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