Adding Live Stream and Embedded Videos

The live stream function in Glisser can be used for both live sessions and pre-recorded content.

To add a live stream link into your Glisser session follow these steps below:

  • Click on Live Stream.
  • Turn on the Live Stream toggle and select LIVE STREAM SETTINGS.
Adding live stream in content settings
  • Select the MODE of the live stream. Here you can choose between a video conference and a broadcast.
  • Select the SOURCES from the drop down menu.
  • Copy in the LIVE STREAM URL that will be used for the live event.
  • The MASTER VIEW is automatically set to video. If you would like the slides to display as the master view then you can click on the drop down and select slides.

how to add pre recorded video

The image below shows an example of the live stream set to the default main view.

Audience view - pre recorded video

 

Embedded Video

You can upload both a pre-recorded video and a live stream video (from YouTube, Vimeo or Wistia) as an embedded video in Glisser.
Embedded videos will appear in the same space as any slides and polls.

To add an embedded video into your Glisser session follow these steps below:

  • Click on ADD CONTENT
  • Select Embed Content / Video.
options for content to be added
  • Select the CONTENT SOURCE of your embedded video.
  • Copy in the video URL. Please note the video must be set to public or unlisted.
  • For any virtual / hybrid events, ensure that Autoplay video and Display on audience devices is turned on.
Adding live stream - embedding your content
  • Click on SAVE.
Going Live

When you are ready to present live, select your session and click on Live Control Panel then GO LIVE.

To make a session on demand, you must first click on either:

  • Live Control Panel followed by GO LIVE , then push through all of the slides until you hit the final Glisser slide.
  • Publish (Present To The End). This is only available for sessions within an event.
Publish to end live control panel

To stop content from being available you must click on END SESSION from within your live control screen or End Current Session from your session/event dashboard.

end session icon
Additional information on setting up a live stream can be found here.