- If you do not have a domain name, you can purchase one through Tencent Cloud Domain Service. You can also purchase one at another domain name service provider.
Select Auxiliary Tools > Address Generator in the CSS console to get a playback address and configure as follows:
StreamNameas that of the push address. The
StreamNameof the playback address must be the same as that of the push address to play back the corresponding stream.
In addition to the above method, you can also select a playback domain name in Domain Management in the CSS console, click Manage, select Playback Configuration, select the expiration time of the playback address, enter the same
StreamNameas that of the push address, and click Generate Playback Address.
You need to successfully perform CSS push first before the stream can be watched at the playback address. You can use the following methods to test live streaming based on your business scenario:
If you need to push/play back a stream in an app, you can integrate the MLVB SDK to use the CSS service, which supports RTMP, HTTP-FLV, and HLS playback protocols.
We recommend you choose TCPlayerLite in the player SDK for playback. Based on Tencent Cloud's powerful backend functionality and AI technology, TCPlayerLite provides excellent playback capabilities for live streaming and video on-demand. Deeply integrated with the Tencent Cloud CSS and VOD services, Player+ features smooth and stable playback performance, advertising placement, and data monitoring.
Currently, most mobile browsers on the market do not support HTTP-FLV playback. Therefore, for web playback, we recommend you select the HTTP-FLV playback protocol for PC browsers and HLS for mobile browsers.