How to Add Facebook, YouTube, Twitch, and RTMP(s) Platforms on YoloBox Pro

YoloBox Pro changes how to add a platform (whether it’s Facebook, YouTube, Twitch, or any other RTMP-supported website) after the software upgrade of v4.0.1. This blog gives you a step-by-step guide on how to connect your Facebook, YouTube, Twitch account, or any RTMP platforms on YoloBox Pro.

Please note: If your YoloBox Pro is on v4.0.0 or below, or you have other YoloBox models, you can just ignore this blog.

Step 1: Add a Platform on YoloBox Pro

Tap on the social media platform you want to live stream, and click “+Add Account“, then you will see the “Add Streaming Destinations” page. Click on the “Send the Link” button to continue.

Step 2: Check Your Account Email Inbox and Click the URL

Once you click the button on the YoloBox Pro, an email with the title “Add Destinations to Your YoloBox From YoloCast” will be sent to your account mailbox instantly. It explains how to use YoloCast to link your social media accounts and others. Click on the link as shown in the image below.

Step 3: Login YoloCast with Your YoloBox Account

Once you click the link in the email, you will be redirected to this page. Use your YoloBox Pro account and password to log in.

Step 4: Connect Social Media Platforms

Once you logged into YoloCast, you will be redirected to the Destination page. Click the “+Add Destinations” button and choose a platform you want to connect to.

Connecting Facebook on YoloCast

To connect to the Facebook account, click the Facebook icon on the list to start. You would first see this reminder message on the screen.

Click the “I know” button and you would jump to a new page. Click “Continue as…” to enter the next step.

On the Authority page, when asked Who can see content YoloLiv posts to your Timeline? Be sure to select Public. This gives YoloLiv permission to post the live stream on your Facebook Timeline or the timeline of any pages you manage.

After you change the public option, click continue to enter the final page. You can check the authorized options by clicking on “Choose what you allow“. When you are ready, click “Continue”, and then the process would finish in seconds.

Connecting Youtube on YoloCast

You would see a similar reminder when clicking the YouTube icon. In the same step as you connect the Facebook account, click “I know” to enter the next step.

Choose a Google account you like to connect to. Follow Google’s prompts in choosing your account, granting YoloLiv permission to use the account. Make sure all checkboxes are ticked, and then click “Continue”.

Connecting Twitch on YoloCast

Twitch is easy to connect. You only need one step to finish the connection. Click the Twitch icon and you would see this page. Drag down to the bottom and click “Authorize” and you are done using it.

Adding RTMPs on YoloCast

If you want to add your own RTMP destination, click the RTMP button to enter this page. Provide the RTMP destination a name and inset the Server URL (or RTMP URL) and Stream Key (provided by whichever platform you like to stream to, e.g. YouTube), and then click Add Destination when done.

To make adding streaming destinations much easier, you can just log in YoloCast > “Destinations” tab > Add a destination you want to stream to, and follow the steps above to connect the accounts.

Common Questions about Adding Platforms on YoloCast

1. Do I have to pay to use YoloCast?

No. Adding platforms on YoloCast is totally free, you do not need to pay anything to use it. To use other features requires a subscription. Click to see the YoloCast pricing:

2. How many platforms can I add on YoloCast?

There is no limit. You can add as many platforms as you like on YoloCast.

3. What to do next after adding platforms on YoloCast?

Once the platforms are added successfully on YoloCast, they will sync on YoloBox Pro almost immediately. If not, exit the live stream event on YoloBox Pro and re-enter it.

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