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How to go Live to EventLive with ATEM Mini Pro

With Atem Mini Pro you have 3 ways to go live:

Configure EventLive destination on your Windows/Mac so you can stream directly from ATEM Mini Pro (with a phone as a hotspot OR Ethernet connection)
Use ATEM Mini Pro as a USB webcam input for your computer and use OBS (that will let you add overlays and control bitrate and resolution even further)
Using You can add our RTMP details to your Restream account and then just add your restream key to ATEM Software Control. Skip the rest of the instructions!

For basic (non-Pro) ATEM Mini there's only one option - to connect it to a computer or android device and use with an app like OBS, vMix, USB Camera Pro, CameraFi Live.

Configure EventLive destination on ATEM Mini Pro

Download and install ATEM Switchers Update to install ATEM Control software

Plug in ATEM Mini Pro to your computer with USB cable to configure it. Run ATEM Setup program and Update your switcher

To add EventLive as a destination, On MacOS open Finder window, Go -> Go to Folder, paste this /Library/Application Support/Blackmagic Design/Switchers

On a PC, Navigate to C:\Program Files (x86)\Blackmagic Design\Blackmagic ATEM Switchers\ATEM Software Control

Edit the file called Streaming.xml with a text or code editor

Add the following block just before the very last line (</streaming>)

				<name>Streaming High</name>
				<config resolution="1080p" fps="30">
				<name>Streaming Medium</name>
				<config resolution="1080p" fps="30">
				<name>Streaming Low</name>
				<config resolution="1080p" fps="30">

Save the file and enter your password if necessary.

Get the RTMP stream key for your event or test event:

Enter, navigate to your event and copy stream key for the event.

Run ATEM Software Control. On the right hand side find Output and open Live Stream.
Choose EventLive in the dropdown
Enter stream key that you've got for your event into Key field
Choose appropriate quality to your internet connection (High / Medium / Low)

Connect to network with Ethernet cable, or share internet via USB-C from your mobile, or computer. Go live.

If the ATEM mini ON AIR status is blinking but it would not go live, check that your internet is being shared from your computer or phone (in settings). If using Ethernet, make sure you're connected right to the router.

Updated on: 06/01/2022