Streamlabs Desktop Multistream Quick Setup Guide


Streamlabs' new Multistreaming feature gives live streamers the ability to stream simultaneously to Twitch, Facebook, and YouTube. It is the only Multistream experience entirely integrated into a popular desktop live streaming tool as a first-party integration. Today we are going to show how to set it up and start streaming using Streamlabs Desktop.


Link Your Accounts

Because we built this Multistream feature from the ground up, we’ve designed it to be as streamlined and straightforward as possible. First, open Streamlabs Desktop and click on the settings cog. Open your stream settings and make sure your Facebook Gaming and YouTube accounts are linked.

Update Stream Info


After linking your accounts, press the “Go Live” button to bring up the “Go Live” window. From here, you’ll be able to toggle which platforms you’d like to stream to.

The title and description you choose here will reflect across all streaming platforms (please note that Twitch does not have a description and will not display on your Twitch stream). The game category needs to be selected individually because each platform has a unique game library.

Advanced Settings

For those that want an extra level of control, toggle on “Show Advanced Settings.” On this page, you can fill out all the information for each platform individually. It also allows you to set more advanced platform-specific features like tags on Twitch.


On this page, you can fill out all the information for each platform individually. It also allows you to set more advanced platform-specific features like tags on Twitch.

Lastly, click on “Confirm and Go Live,” and you’ll instantly be streaming to multiple platforms at once!

Multistream is available for Streamlabs Ultra members, our premium toolkit designed to help live streamers broadcast like a pro. Among some of the most popular features, members can sell exclusive apparel through a customizable merch store and create a unique branded website with Creator Sites. What’s more, members receive exclusive access to the Streamlabs App Store, and premium overlay themes designed from top talent like Nerd or Die, Visuals by Impulse, and OWN3D.

How to multistream with Melon

Melon is a web-based live streaming studio that enables creators to go live with ease. Creators can use the tools they already have to create content, connect with others, and build communities. Other live streaming solutions are built and priced for creators with existing professional hardware setups. With Melon, all you need is a webcam, a Melon account, and a web browser to multistream within minutes.

Melon also comes with some other powerful, intuitive features like:

  • Mainstream and custom platform support. Multistream to major networks like YouTube, Facebook, LinkedIn, and Twitch or add a custom RTMP destination.
  • Multi-chat support. Chats from every connected platform all in one place.
  • Private chat. Easily communicate with guests and co-hosts during live sessions.
  • Screen sharing. Both hosts and guests can share your desktop screen with your audiences.
  • Custom BrandingPersonalize your show with custom logos, headers, backgrounds, and more. Melon gives you complete control over how you appear when you stream.

About Streamlabs

Founded on the belief that we want to help creators make a living do what they love, Streamlabs provides a robust suite of features to help creators better engage with their fans, grow audiences, and improve monetization. Building on this mission, Streamlabs is expanding its product with 1) Melon, our browser-based streaming studio, 2) Willow, an all-in-one bio link tool, 3) Oslo, a video review and collaboration tool, and 4) Lucra, a live streaming platform for ticketed events.

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