Live streaming games to Smashcast


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Introduction

Using Action! LIVE Streaming you can easily stream all your games to Smashcast service. Play PC games and share your best gameplays with viewers from all over the world with Smashcast.tv service.

Follow steps below to learn how to start live streaming games to Smashcast.

Action! LIVE Streaming

Open Action! application and select "Action! LIVE Streaming" tab.

Mirillis Action! - LIVE Streaming

Enable Action! LIVE Streaming

Make that "Enable Action! LIVE Streaming" option is enabled.

Mirillis Action! - Enable LIVE Streaming

LIVE Streaming settings

Use video quality and bitrate settings to setup your Smashcast broadcast.

Mirillis Action! - Streaming settings

Live streaming with HD resolutions is recommended for PCs with Intel Quick Sync Video, AMD APP or NVIDIA NVENC acceleration for video encoding.

Please remember that you must adjust your settings to your internet connection upload speed. If you experience any connetion or performance problems please reduce video size and/or framerate/bitrate and try again.

Login to Smashcast account and authorize Action!

To live stream games to Smashcast please select Smashcast from "Streaming service" dropdown.

Mirillis Action! - Hitbox

Please note that it is required to have a Smashcast account to start live streaming to this service. Open https://www.smashcast.tv/ and sign up for a new account if you don't have one.

Now use Login with Smashcast button to show a new Login window. Login to your Smashcast account and authorize Action! application.

Mirillis Action! - Login with Smashcast

Set your preferred recording mode

Set Action! recording mode to "Active screen" or "Games and Applications" to capture and live stream games. If you plan to live stream a game running in windowed mode, please use "Games and Applications" mode.

Mirillis Action! - Games&Applications recording mode

Start LIVE Streaming to Smashcast with Action!

Run a game, Action! HUD will be displayed in the top right corner of your game screen, showing game framerate in blue color. Action! is connected to your game and ready to start to stream your game to Smashcast!

Now, press a hotkey (Ctrl+F9) to start streaming your gameplay to Smashcast service. Action! HUD displays "LIVE" icon during gameplay streaming and current number of your Smashcast live stream viewers.

Mirillis Action! - Streaming gameplay to Twitch.tv

Press hotkey (Ctrl+F9) to stop streaming to Smashcast.

Mirillis Action! - Streaming finished