Manual: How to stream to Vkontakte with external encoder

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Manual: How to stream to Vkontakte with external encoder

What is Streamster and what kind of benefits does it have?
Streamster is a free broadcasting and multistreaming application for Windows. The software is used for both screen recording and live streaming. It is popular among gamers, influencers, storytellers and other streamers. Streamster can be used for streaming to Vkontakte website as well, including broadcasting to Vk.com and other platforms at the same time.
Starting using Streamster to expand your audience is as easy as pie – just download and install the app using the download button below. Registration is optional but unlocks extra features.

1. Set up external encoder on Vk.com.

1.1. Log in to your account on VK.

1.2. Choose the “Videos” section in the menu (1) and click on the “New Stream” button (2).

Vkontakte multistreaming

1.3. Open the “Encoder settings” section (1) and copy URL (2) and Key (3).

Vkontakte multistreaming

1.4. Click “Show my Server & Stream Key” (1) and copy your Stream Key (2).

Vkontakte external enoder

2. Set up Vkontakte streaming channel in Streamster.

2.1. Click “Add channel” button.

Streamster create channel

2.2. Choose “Vkontakte” from the list of channels.

Vkontakte Streamster

2.3. Paste your stream key (1), RTMP URL (2), and launch your stream (3).

Vkontakte restream