Before we begin, recommended specifications for streaming without lagging terribly is
- CPU: Intel Core i5-4670 or AMD Equivalent
- MEMORY: 8GB DDR3 SDRAM
- OS: Windows 7 Home Premium
You will also need a decent upload speed of at least 3 Mb/s.
Twitch has some nice in depth guides on how to set up your streaming softwares.
Open Broadcaster Software (OBS)
- Any technical support questions please refer to their forum or community chat.
- XSplit also has their own support center.