Ensuring autoplay for videos and live streams in Clevercast

  • Posted by Clevercast
  • On 05/04/2021
A question that we are asked very often is: “How do I make sure that my video player starts automatically?” We’ll try to answer this question here, and explain how you can turn on autoplay in Clevercast.   Why doesn’t my video start playing automatically in the browser? The answer is simple: most browser builders have […]
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How to broadcast simultaneously translated live streams to external platforms

  • Posted by Clevercast
  • On 31/01/2021
If you use Clevercast to broadcast a multilingual live stream, you can also configure it to simulcast the separate language streams to external platforms like YouTube, Facebook, Twitter … Clevercast will use the highest video resolution set for your event and merge it with the audio stream of a particular language. The resulting live stream […]
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Dynamic floor audio volume in remotely translated languages (T@H)

  • Posted by Clevercast
  • On 11/01/2021
The ‘floor audio volume in translated languages’ setting of Clevercast Translate@Home (T@H) determines how the floor audio volume in translated languages is modified. Manual adjustment lets you maximize the volume of the floor audio when there is no translation, for example during a musical intermezzo. By using automatic adjustment, you can let Clevercast automatically maximize […]
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Multilingual Pseudo-Live Streaming Guide

  • Posted by Clevercast
  • On 21/12/2020
This guide shows how to set up a multilingual live event for pseudo-live streaming. This allows you to stream an existing multilingual video as if it were a live stream. Viewers will not see any difference between a pseudo-live stream and a real live stream. Since this is a multilingual live stream, viewers will be […]
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SRT single and multi-language broadcasts (vMix, Makito, OBS)

  • Posted by Clevercast
  • On 24/11/2020
The Secure Reliable Transport (SRT) protocol is a relatively recent open source streaming protocol, promoted by the SRT Alliance of which Clevercast is a member. It includes mechanisms for packet recovery while maintaining low latency between encoder and ingest server. It is therefore particularly suited for long-distance and high-quality broadcasting across unreliable and unpredictable networks […]
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Create a multilingual Video on-Demand by uploading mp3 files

  • Posted by Clevercast
  • On 21/11/2020
This guide shows how to create a multilingual Video on-Demand (VoD) item which can be embedded into your site, allowing viewers to select their preferred language in the player. This is done by uploading a single language video item and adding MP3 file for the translated languages. After all files have been uploaded to Clevercast, […]
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Pseudo-Live Streaming for Webinars

  • Posted by Clevercast
  • On 02/11/2020
This guide shows how to configure a webinar for pseudo-live streaming. This allows you to stream an existing video as if it were a live stream. Viewers will not see any difference between a pseudo-live webinar and a real live webinar. Clevercast Enterprise and Clevercast Learning also support pseudo-live streaming. The method is largely the same, […]
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Using Breakout Webinars in Clevercast

  • Posted by Clevercast
  • On 22/10/2020
Breakout webinars (or rooms) allow you to split up a single webinar into multiple simultaneous webinar sessions, allowing participants to freely choose between them. Breakout webinars also work with multilingual live streaming.   Setting up breakout webinars In most cases, the parent webinar and the breakout webinars will have the same look and feel. During […]
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How to simultaneously translate a Zoom meeting and add it your website

  • Posted by Clevercast
  • On 09/10/2020
Clevercast Translate at Home (T@H) can be used to simultaneously translate Zoom meetings and stream them to a player embedded on your own website. Viewer are able to choose their preferred language via a button in the player. This requires the following steps: 1. create a T@H RTMP event and add your additional languages (= […]
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Setting the volume of your microphone for Remote Simultaneous Interpretation (RSI)

  • Posted by Clevercast
  • On 10/09/2020
When doing Remote Simultaneous Interpretation (RSI) it is very important that you ensure that the volume of your microphone is loud enough. Low volume makes your translation difficult to understand and also has a negative impact on the overall audio quality. Not every microphone has the same base volume. High quality headsets often have a […]
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