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How do I live-stream games?

I want to live-stream some games while I play them. How do I this? What applications/websites can I use?
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Are there any alternatives to Livestream and Justin.tv when it comes to streaming games? [closed]

Are there any alternative to Livestream and Justin.tv when it comes to streaming game footage from your PC? I currently use Livestream and it is a pretty good service, I'm just wondering if there are ...
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Broadcasting gameplay from one computer to another?

How can I broadcast my desktop (like Windows Remote Desktop, VNC, etc.) while I'm playing a game, with enough speed that my gameplay will be somewhat smooth? Can anyone recommend some other software ...
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How do you stream an online game without getting lag in the process?

When I try to record for twitch (using Open Broadcaster Software) I get a higher ping than the usual, when people out there doesn't experience any difficulties. Is there some trick behind it, or is ...
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Streaming Team Fortress 2

I need some help in streaming Team Fortress 2. I installed Open Broadcaster and selected 'Game Capture' and the TF2 process, but when I preview the stream all I get is a black screen. The Game Capture ...
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Why Isnt TwitchTv Streaming Working?

I just updated to 1.7.4 and connected my Twitch account to my Mojang account. When I finally tried to stream it worked for a few seconds and then this came up in chat: This stopped the stream from ...
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How to configure Streaming on Starbound

In Starbound, when you click on F6 you can open a menu to start a streming on Twitch. And how it says, you have to configure the "streamingvideo.config" file. This file contains this code inside: ...
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Streaming fullscreen with Open Broadcaster Software gives black screen

After a long while i figured out how to stream in HD. However, every time I stream in fullscreen, the stream will show a black screen instead. If I stream a game in Windowed mode it will show it ...
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How to privately stream gaming without any intermediate servers while voice-chatting with viewers?

I had a look at this question and another one, which offer good answers on streaming in general. However, I'd like to stream gaming to few (say, one or two) persons, so I'd like to omit using a public ...
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How to play co-op with mutual streaming?

Is it somehow possible to play a co-op game with a small overlay window showing someone else's screen while streaming the own screen content to them? How can it be achieved, preferably with freeware? ...
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What is the best way to stream StarCraft 2 in justin.tv?

I have a 12mbps download and 2mbps upload connection with AT&T u-verse, so I'm sure I'm able to broadcast with a pretty decent quality. Anyway. I've searched around on Google, but some methods are ...
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How to record microphone audio in Planetside 2 Twitch streaming?

It's easy enough to set up Planetside 2 to record gameplay for Twitch streaming (since it's built-in), but I want it to record my voice commentary from my headset microphone as well. It doesn't seem ...
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Remote desktop (GoToMyPC style) while gaming?

I like to talk my dad through games but it can be difficult without seeing his screen. Is there a remote desktop-type product that would allow me to "stream" his screen while in DirectX?
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Streaming with nintendo (3)DS

I Recently found a streamer on twitch that was streaming his Nintendo DS mario Kart over the internet. Now as a streamer myself I know how PC streaming works, but how exactly is it possible to stream ...
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Stream 3D video to Xbox?

It is possible to stream 3D videos to Xbox? Wich movie format should I use?
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How to stream from a second computer

I play games on my laptop, and they run at about 30-45 fps, which is bearable for me. But when I try to stream, the frame rate drops to 20 or lower, which is unplayable for me. I have a second ...
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Livestream no longer working on Black Ops 2 on PS3

My livestream on Black Ops 2 for PS3 is no longer working. I tried to livestream, it allowed me to for short periods of time for like two days. Now whenever I try to, it doesn't let me at all. Both my ...
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How do I get the Twitch-tv Popout chat? [closed]

I am a streamer at nl.twitch.tv and whenever I see someone streaming, they always have a window of the chat next to their game. Does anybody know how I can get this popout chat?
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Is it possible to show HD TV screen as webcam on my laptop?

For online streaming purposes, is it possible to display what's being played on TV via the xbox 360 as webcam ? So that you can basically stream the gameplay live ? I have two HDMI cables, one is ...
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How does one live stream in Black Ops 2 on an Xbox 360?

I could not seem to find this feature that was advertised. Is there a special game mode that has to be used to enable the live streaming to youtube?
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PS4 Streaming to Friends

Is it currently possible to stream live gameplay to friends over PSN? Or is this only possible via Twitch on a public stream? If someone could go into detail over the options I would appreciate it.
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What can cause internet Lag Spikes while streaming League of Legends?

Recently, I got kind of a lot lag spikes while using some internet programs at the same time. Now since I'd consider my connection speed as pretty good (10mbit up/100mbit down) and the problems are ...
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How Do I Chat with my Twitch.tv viewers in Minecraft? [duplicate]

I am streaming my Minecraft game using the built-in Twitch.tv integration. I would like to chat with my stream viewers directly from Minecraft, but I don't know if it is possible, or how.
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High ping on games while streaming [closed]

I'm streaming with Elgato Capture Card to Twitch. I get high pings on games while streaming (1700kbps). How can I decrease pings while streaming? Here is my bandwidth:
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How can I stream PC Games to a Roku Box in real-time?

I would like to stream my PC games from my computer to my Roku 3. I can use my wireless Xbox 360 controller to play. Is this even possible, and if so how can I do it?
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Question on setting up a recording/streaming computer [on hold]

I'm not sure this is the right Stack page for this question, but I'm pretty sure its my best choice, so here's my question: I'm currently building up a YouTube tutorial channel on some games, and ...
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My PS4 streams aren't being archived

I had done two previous streams with my PS4 for Killzone and NFS rivals and they were archived. However, my most recent stream of NFS Rivals (3 days ago) did not. Archiving is set as enabled in my ...