July 8, 2022
Disclaimer: Live Producer is limited access at this time.
Instagram Live Producer will allow you to go live on Instagram using streaming software (OBS, Streamlabs, etc.) through a stream key. This integration opens up production features outside the traditional phone camera, including additional cameras, external microphones and graphics. This feature is only available on instagram.com.
Before broadcasting live with streaming software, make sure that your video meets the following specifications. Learn more about setting up streaming software.
Our recommended settings have been tested to optimize quality and experience for viewers on many devices and networks:
Audio format—the settings below are the default for most streaming platforms, including OBS:
NOTE: If you end your stream in the streaming software before you end your Live Producer broadcast, the live video will continue while displaying the last frame received from the streaming software. In order to end your live video smoothly, end the broadcast on Live Producer first before ending the stream on the streaming software.
You can view, share and download your completed broadcast within the Live Archive. To access the Live Archive: