Getting Started!

   The wait is over! Within two clicks you can get started with your Livebox Streaming Server and witness the world’s user-friendly streaming server. First and foremost thing you got to do after being an official owner of Livebox server is, take a look at the mail sent by our IVB7 team, and pick up on the credentials provided for your initial log in. And you can start streaming your live events and take them across the world without any difficulty by using just one Livebox.

Note: You can always change your server password for your security in the future, which we recommend too.

Happy Live Streaming with Livebox!

  • This is how the mail looks. The mail provides you a link to your interface along with your log in details. Click on the link so to enter your access page.

mail from IVB7 team

  • You are on the first step of your Livebox streaming. To start your streaming journey, log in to your Dashboard.

livebox login page

  • This is the second step of your Livebox streaming server. Enter the given Username and password from your mail to log in.

Livebox login

  • Finally! You are on your Livebox Dashboard. Explore and experience your Livebox server.

Livebox dashboard

Dashboard– the place where you get most of your server’s information and easy access to other major settings of your server from the navigation menu. Some of them are:
  • Under Manage Channels, you can record, transcode and also MBR (Multi-Bitrate) streaming.
  • In System, you can test the speed of your server and create Sub-User.
  • To change your password and for other privacy settings, you can go to Security.
  • Channels– it is one of the important things that your server holds. Whatever the content you might stream but you always need a channel to take through your live streams to several media platforms. So, create your channel in Livebox to stay connected with the World. We have also provided you with a default channel for your ease. All you have to do get the RTMP URL of your channel, connect your encoder and GO LIVE.
  • System overview– you can get information about your server’s performance, all at one place without much wanderings.

    To learn other info and overviews, and to explore Livebox, go to “About Livebox” from our Knowledgebase site.

You are almost ready!
Congratulations! To you and your professional start out.

Explore Livebox

channelization

Start your streaming journey by creating a channel. With Livebox you Create a number of channels and set your live streaming platform on own. 

Be sure of what you are streaming. Preview your live streaming videos before the world see.
Record and save your videos for future broadcasting or even to watch later.

Be popular! Reach Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube destinations and take your live streams across the world.

Transcoding is the conversion of live streamed encoded digital video into another digital format. Transcoding helps to achieve yourself in adjusting your stream with your viewers video quality.

Wondering what Queues are for? Through Queues, you can schedule your live streams 24/7.

Check your server’s speed, internet and also receiver’s speed using the LiveBox Speed Test.

chatting on Livebox
Have fun amidst your work! You can chat with your viewers and get your feedback.
videoconference

Start a video call regardless of location and time with Videoconferencing tool in Livebox.

Livebox Autostream

Start creating the playlists from your YouTube channel videos/uploaded files and Autostream it live on several media destinations.

Livebox App store

Install the programmed apps from the Livebox app store and have a professional streaming experience. There is also an APK builder provided by which you can create your IPTV app on own.

Websites

For all your business purpose you can create WordPress Websites within Livebox.

LiveboxTv

Begin TV channels using the Livebox TV and set up your own TV station.

Install the in-built Encoderplayout,  and Mixer software cost-free in Livebox. And start streaming without being dependent on any other external encoders.

All within just one Livebox!

Free SSL Certificate

Secure Socket Layer certificates are digital files which provide privacy and security for both your servers and user’s personal information. When it is installed in your server, the protocol HTTP will change to HTTPs, so that it makes your server’s communications between a website and an internal browser encrypted and secure.
In Livebox streaming server you can generate your SSL certificates cost-free within a few steps.
Note: Renew your SSL certificates every 12 months.
  • If your server isn’t secure,  it will be indicated Not secure on the URL tab of your server.

not secure server

  • In order to secure your server, you have to enable SSL certificate and encrypt your server.
To enable your SSL certificate, go to,
  • Click Settings from the navigation menu.
  • Under settings, click Security, a new Privacy Settings page opens.

SSL Security

  • In the Privacy Settings page click the generate icon to encrypt your server cost-free (generate a new SSL certificate).

server encryption

  • Once you click the generate, a dialog box Free SSL Certificate Form opens, select your domain name and give your mail ID.
  • Then click the Secure this website button.

free SSL certificate

  • To renew your SSL certificate, click on the renew icon.

renew ssl certificate

  • Enter your mail ID, and click on the Renew SSL Certificate button to renew your website SSL certificate.

renew

  • Your server is now encrypted. 
  • Go to the new tab of your browser and log in to your server.
  • On the URL tab of your server, it shows https i.e. your server is secured. 

secure site

  • You can even click the lock icon to get more information about your server’s SSL certificate.
  • And if you click on the Certificate, you can get your certificate information as well.

SSL encryption

SSL Certificate

Note: If your website still shows the status Not secure, then go Service Monitor and restart your services.

service monitor

factory restart

By following these steps you can encrypt your server cost-free.

 

Privacy Security

   To protect your server from cyber-attacks, it is always recommendable to turn on privacy and security controls on your server. There are few privacy and security controls provided by Livebox server to keep your domain server safe and secure.
  1. Protect from DDoS attack: If you turn on this setting, then you can keep your server safe from any targeted attacks which cause disruption to your services.
  2. Protect your TCP/IP ports: If you turn on this setting, then you can keep other ports closed or deny access to your server.
  3. Streaming Server Tokens: If you turn on this setting, then you can keep your server information closed to other sources.
Note: All these security settings are highly recommendable to keep your server safe and secure.

To enable privacy and security,

  • Go to Settings from the navigation menu.

    Livebox settings

  • Under settings, click on Security.

    security in Livebox

  • A Privacy Settings page opens, where click on Privacy Security.

    Privacy security

  • In Privacy Security page turn on all the three options and click Save to get the privacy security settings applied to your server.

By enabling these settings, you can keep your Livebox streaming server safe and secure from cyber attacks.

Resetting a Channel Password

To reset your channel password,
  • Go to Manage Channels from the navigation menu and select Edit a Channel.

channel password setting

  • An Edit Channels page opens, where select the channel that needs a password reset near Select a Channel option. Then enter your new password near Password and click Save.

resetting channel password

  • Now give Service Restart to get your password reset applied to your channel.

Service Restart

By following these steps you can change your channel password as you wish.

Resetting a Sub-user Password

To reset your sub-user password,
  • Go to System from the navigation menu and under system select User & Roles.

Livebox User

  • A User & Roles page opens. Go to Add User and click the icon resetting sub-user password to reset your sub-user password.

Livebox sub-user

edit password

  • An Add User page opens where enter your new password near Password and then give Add.

  • Your password is changed and you can view your updates in the User List.

user list

By following these steps you can reset your sub-user password.

Resetting Livebox Server Password

   It is the master admin who has the power to change the Livebox streaming server password. So hello master admin, to reset your server password please follow the below-listed steps.
livebox server password
  • Go to Settings from the navigation menu. Under settings click Security.

    reset livebox server password

  • A Privacy Settings page opens, where you can enter your new username and password.

    Privacy Settings

  • After confirming your password, click Reset.

    livebox server password change

You have now successfully changed your password. The next time you log in don’t forget to give your new username and password.

Reverse Proxy Settings

   Reverse proxy settings are in-built in Livebox streaming server. To secure and to protect your server against white-labeling, and to get pretty URLs, enable the reverse proxy setting.
Note: Changing reverse proxy settings may affect the functioning of the Livebox server. Hence, it is recommended to contact our support team before making changes in the reverse proxy settings. To enable the reverse proxy settings,

  • Go to Settings from the navigation menu and click the HTTP Settings.

reverse proxy settings in Livebox

  • A reverse proxy setting page opens, where you can get pretty URL for your server applications. You can even change those URLs by typing the new URL in the given bar under each application and then click the Save button.

reverse proxy settings for livebox services

Note: If you have a high number of concurrent viewers, skip the reverse proxy settings for the player application alone.

Creating a Playlist with YouTube Channel Videos

  It is now happening in Livebox also to stream your YouTube channel videos to your websites, blog sites, and other social media destinations.
To take through your YouTube videos and to popularize your business/organization,
  • Go to the the Livebox Autostream and click the Create button.

autostream

  • Go to your YouTube channel to copy the link of your channel.
  • Now go to the Livebox Autostream and click the YouTube Channel option.

youtube channel

  • In YouTube channeID bar copy-paste your channel URL.

creating playlist with youtube channel videos

  • In General settings, give Playlist nameStreaming URL, set Preset and Buffer Size.
  • Then click Play to create your channel videos in the Livebox Autostream.

playlist general settings

  • Your channel is recreated in the Livebox Autostream as a playlist. All your YouTube channel videos get started to play consecutively.

Autostream playlist

  • To preview your streams, go to your channel dashboard and preview your playlist.

best streaming solution, Livebox.

You have successfully added your YouTube videos to the Livebox Autostream. Go ahead with popularising your brand, product, business/organization by streaming it live on social media/streaming platforms.

Creating a Playlist with YouTube Links

  It is now workable in Livebox to stream multiple YouTube sources to the same destination/channel.
To stream two or more YouTube videos consecutively,
  • Go  Livebox Autostream from the navigation menu.
  • Click the Create button to create a playlist with YouTube links.

autostream

  • A dialog box Add Video opens, and click the YouTube Files option.

creating a playlist with youtube videos

  • Now click the YouTube link option and copy-paste the URLs of the videos in the given bar one after another.

creating a playlist with youtube link

  • In General settings, give Playlist nameStreaming URL, set Preset and Buffer Size.
  • Then click Play to create your playlist.

playlist general settings

  • Your Playlist is created.
  • You can see the added YouTube videos getting played one after another in your Livebox Autostream.

Autostream playlist

  • To preview your live streaming of YouTube videos, go to your Livebox channel on the dashboard and click the play button to preview your streaming.

YouTube playlist preview

You have successfully created your Playlist from the multiple YouTube video links. You can now start streaming your playlist videos on social media destinations/streaming platforms.