Connecting Facebook to Altar Live

MANAGED BY

Stephanie Antonucci Leathe

Last Updated:
November 18, 2020

You can connect two kinds of feeds from Facebook to Altar Live:

  • Uploaded video (pre-recorded)
  • Live video (simulated live or live)

Connect a Live Facebook Feed

Connect an ongoing live event or scheduled to an Altar Live event.

Find your stream url

Step 1 : Go to Facebook.

Step 2 : Click on Live video


Step 3 : Setup your Live Stream

Step 4: Select Share to your timeline and change the permissions to Public, so you could share the link with others

Step 5: Once your stream is set up click on Go Live

Step 6 : Go to your profile from another browser and find this event on Facebook the timeline.

Step 7 : Click on the three dots in the upper right corner of the event card and click Embed



Step 8 : On the page that opens, find the video and click on Share. Don't copy the URL of the video above the video preview, otherwise you'll be copying the post of the video rather than just the video feed.


Step 9 : Click Copy Link

Connecting feed into Altar Live

Step 10: Open the Altar Live application.

Step 11: Create an event as described here

Step 12: On the Stream step, paste the URL copied from Facebook to the URL field

Step 13: To start the event on Altar, all you need to do is to click Go Live on the upper panel of the event.  

 

Connect a Live Facebook Feed

Connect an existing video on Facebook to Altar Live.

Find your stream url

Step 1: Find the video on Facebook.

Step 2: Click three dots in the upper right corner


Step 3: Click Copy URL



Connecting feed into Altar Live

Step 4: Open the Altar Live application.

Step 7: Create an event as described here.

Step 8: On the Stream step, paste the URL copied from Facebook to the URL field.

Step 9: To start the event on Altar, all you need to do is to click Go Live on the upper panel of the event. 



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