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Can I host a private or unlisted livestream on YouTube?

Yep. Under "Live Streaming" -> "Stream Now" (or "Events"), set it as private to start like so: Then under "Live Streaming" -> "Events" click "Share" then enter the email addresses of those whom you ...
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Can I host a private or unlisted livestream on YouTube?

Please note that the new YouTube Go live feature (introduced March 2018) only supports Public and Unlisted streams. It differs from the usual New live event feature in that it doesn't require ...
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How do I stop a YouTube live stream?

Turns out YouTube is smarter than that, it actually doesn't end your stream right away, because it thinks that you may have network or software problems that would be causing your stream to stop and ...
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Can I host a private or unlisted livestream on YouTube?

I didn't see any feature to share an "unlisted" stream in YouTube Studio, but you can copy the video ID from the URL and adjust it a bit, then share that URL. For example, https://studio....
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How can I stream live video on YouTube?

Short answer Go to Live Streamming or to Live Events. From those web pages Youtube creators could check what they need to start live streaming and to schedule live streaming events. Extendend answer ...
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Automatically move forward to what is really live on a Youtube livestream after a pause and resume

You can press the END key or hold down > until what you see is live.
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YouTube live - unlisted vs private vs public videos

Is there a way to detect if a channel is live using an unlisted video link and second, to find the ID of that unlisted video link without logging in with the owner gmail account of that channel? No ...
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How to disable sending notification to Subscribers of Live Stream in YouTube

There is actually a workaround. Instead of using the "default" (persistent) live stream of your channel, use the "Live Control Room" to create a new stream. That will give you the possibility to ...
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Will YouTube continue to support Gameshow for live streaming?

To get straight to the point, we are no longer making Gameshow. Starting today it will no longer be for sale, and starting in 2020 we will no longer be updating it. What does this mean for ...
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How can the end-user switch between recorded cameras in a YouTube's live multi-camera stream?

The stream you linked doesn't appear to be a proper "multi-camera"* stream. For a proper multi camera stream, eg the SpaceX launches, there is a switch camera icon to the right of the quality gear. ...
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Sharing private YouTube Live with a Gmail mailing list

YouTube needs to authenticate the individuals watching the video and for that they use the person's Google account. So yes, if you make your stream private, you'll need to enter each address ...
Leo Wattenberg's user avatar
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YouTube's Rewind feature of LiveStreams

Yes, there is an "Enable DVR" feature when starting a live video stream on the broadcaster end. Source
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How do I stop a YouTube live stream?

Use the "End Stream" button in YouTube Studio Before I start streaming, I open up the page for the stream in YouTube Studio. If you're in YouTube proper, you'll need to get into YTS by ...
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