How to Set up The Spin Wheel Widget in Streamlabs Desktop

The Spin Wheel widget is a tool from Streamlabs that is designed to encourage passive viewers to participate in your stream by awarding them with random prizes.

The Spin Wheel is intended to gamify your live stream by providing viewers with the opportunity to earn awards, which will encourage them to return. This is a tangible addition to any streamer’s toolkit and will result in a more enjoyable stream for everyone. 

How to Set up The Spin Wheel

Step 1: Visit and log into the dashboard

Step 2: On the left side of the dashboard click on “All Widgets”

Step 3: Click on Spin Wheel

Step 4: Add and Customize Your Items

On this page, you have full control over the items you want to include in your Spin Wheel. 


You can add new items to your spin wheel by using the categories sections. T-shirts, mousepads, and water bottles are included by default, but you can change them to whatever you want.

Section Weights 

Section Weight determines how small or large each section of the Spin Wheel is. The higher the number, the larger the section. The lower the number the smaller the section. 

As you scroll down the page, you’ll find more customization options to edit, such as font size, text color, the speed of the Spin Wheel, and even the image of the ticker or the image displayed in the center of the wheel.

After you’re done customizing your Spin Wheel click save to save your setting. 

How to Add Spin Wheel to Streamlabs Desktop

The Spin Wheel Widget is built into Streamlabs Desktop, so all you need to do is open the sources tab and add it. There’s no need to fuss with widget URLs or browser sources.

To add the Spin Wheel to Streamlabs Desktop, perform the following steps.

Step 1: Open Streamlabs Desktop

Step 2: Navigate to the sources section and press the plus sign

Step 3: Find the Spin Wheel widget and add 

And now your spin wheel will be ready to use. When you are ready to spin navigate back to the Spin Wheel settings in the dashboard and click “Spin Wheel”.

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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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