Shoutcast, Icecast and Video Streaming


 

 

Here are just some of the various screens available in your control panel.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

When you install our software, it will install in such a way that when your computer reboots, it will automatically start running.

Main Screen
 

For a good audio level, keep the meters just hitting the red on the right of the meters.  This way your audio will be nice and loud without distorting to the listeners.  In the Live recording frame, choose the audio card and the input to stream from.

 


Basic Settings

By Double Clicking on an encoder setting, you will be able to adjust the configuration for that stream.

  • Bitrates can be any of these 3 depending on the streaming plan that you ordered.
    • 32
    • 64
    • 128
  • Sample Rate can be 22050, 32000 or 44100 we recommend:
    • 22050 for 32k bitrate
    • 44100 for 64k or 128k bitrates
  • Channels can be 1 for Mono or 2 for Stereo  we recommend:
    • 1 for 32k and 64k bitrates
    • 2 for 128k bitrates
  • Encoder Type should always be MP3Lame
  • Server Type is Always Shoutcast
  • Server IP is always sc8.StreamMyStation.com
  • Your password as emailed to you
  • MountPoint is always /stream
  • Reconnect Seconds can be left at 5

YP Settings

 

YP Settings stands for Yellow Pages Settings.  Click the YP Settings button to adjust these settings.

  • Public Server should always be checked.  This will insure that your stream is listed on the ShoutCast Stream Directory for others to listen to.  If unchecked, you will be a private stream and not listed in the ShoutCast Stream Directory.
  • You MUST have a Stream Name.  IE:  MyRadio104.5
  • Stream Description can be left empty
  • Stream URL of your website and it MUST start with http:// IE: http://www.MyRadio1045.com
  • The Stream Genre MUST also contain a value like Pop, Oldies, Christian, Modern Country, etc...
  • The last 3 fields should remain empty or N/A

These reports can be found under the View Statistics Menu and then the Tracks Tab.  They can be downloaded anytime after the last day of the month.  These reports can be sent directly to any licensing agency.

Duration is the playback duration for the track, Frequency is the number of times the track was played, Performances is the number of performances of the track for licensing purposes, and TLH is the total listening hours for the track.

  • Artist name,Album name,Track title,ISRC,Duration,Frequency,Performances,TLH,Type,Other
  • 10cc,,DREADLOCK HOLIDAY,,1,3,3,0.148,3,
  • 10cc,,I`M NOT IN LOVE,,481,3,6,0.43,3,
  • 10cc,,THE THINGS WE DO FOR LOVE,,191,4,5,0.267,3,
  • 10cc,,THE WALL STREET SHUFFLE,,224,2,2,0.124,3,
  • 5th Dimension,,AQUARIUS/LET THE SUN SHINE IN,,228,4,9,0.641,3,
  • 5th Dimension,,WEDDING BELL BLUES,,155,2,3,0.128,3,
  • Unknown,,?,,179,3,10,0.44,3,
  • Aaron Neville,,Tell It Like It Is,,148,2,3,0.124,3,
  • ABBA,,DANCING QUEEN,,211,2,2,0.117,3,
  • ABBA,,SOS,,198,2,4,0.214,3,
  • ABBA,,WATERLOO,,161,1,1,0.045,3,
  • Ace,,How Long,,87,2,5,0.205,3,
  • Ad Libs,,THE BOY FROM NEW YORK CITY,,176,1,2,0.098,3,
  • Aerosmith,,DREAM ON,,254,2,3,0.212,3,
  • AEROSMITH,,SWEET EMOTION,,264,2,4,0.292,3,
  • AEROSMITH,,TOYS IN THE ATTIC,,174,3,6,0.29,3
  • AEROSMITH,,WALK THIS WAY,,217,1,1,0.06,3
  • AL GREEN,,I`m Still In Love With You,,213,1,1,0.059,3
  • AL GREEN,,TAKE ME TO THE RIVER,,4,3,5,0.189,3
  • ALAN PARSONS PROJECT,,WHAT GOES UP,,438,1,1,0.122,3
  • Albert Hammond,,IT NEVER RAINS IN SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA,,133,2,4,0.163,3

 

 

 

Click HERE for our users manual.