LiveShell PRO

1-1. Box Contents

Your LiveShell Pro box contains these items:

  1. LiveShell PRO unit with its wireless LAN adapter(connected)
    *Protective film has been placed to protect the LCD panel, Please remove it.
  2. An AC Adapter
  3. An HDMI cable(60cm HDMI to HDMI-mini)
  4. A Setup cable(3.5 mm stereo)
  5. A quick setup guide (you can also download the PDF)

1-2. What you need livestreaming with LiveShell PRO

To start livestreaming with your LiveShell PRO, you will need:

  • An internet connection to meet these conditions
    • No proxy setup required
    • No web authentication required
  • PC, Mac, Smartphone or Tablet that support the latest versions of these web browser
    • Google Chrome
    • Firefox
    • Internet Explorer
    • Safari(support MacOS only)
  • PC, Mac, Smartphone or Tablet that has Audio-out function(3.5 mm stereo)
  • Camcorder meet requirement 1 or 2
    1. Output HDMI at 480p/720p/1080i resolution without HDCP
    2. Output Composite AV signal that supports NTSC or PAL
  • An account for the Cerevo LiveShell Dashboard

1-2-1. Dashboard registration

“Dashboard” is a kind of web-based control panel to control your live streaming.LiveShell PRO require Dashboard account registration at the first.You can register in these three ways.And make sure you need “Google authenticated account” or other account coordinate with Google authenticated account if you would like to broadcasting with YouTube Live

Type of Dashboard account

  • Cerevo Dashboard account
  • Facebook authenticated account
  • Google authenticated account

Steps for account registration

  1. Access https://shell.cerevo.com/login
  2. For Cerevo Dashboard account

  3. Click [Sign up] button at the bottom-left of the page.
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  4. Enter your email address and password, and click on [Create account] button
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  5. Registration confirmation mail will send.click confirmation link in that mail and finish registration.Go forward to initial setup (section 2).
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  6. For Facebook authenticated account

  7. click Facebook pictogram at the center-left of the page.
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  8. Login Facebook with your account to coordinate with Dashboard.Make sure this page is in Facebook and Cerevo doesn’t receive your Facebook password.
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  9. Facebook ask you agree to provide some information to Dashboard.check the info and click [Okay] if you can agree.And then you finish the registration.Go forward to initial setup (section 2).
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  10. For Google authenticated account

  11. Click Google pictogram at the center-left of the page.
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  12. Login Google with your account to coordinate with Dashboard.Make sure this page is in Google and Cerevo doesn’t receive your Google password.
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  13. Google ask you allow to provide some information to Dashboard.check the info and click [Allow] if you can agree.And then you finish the registration.Go forward to initial setup (section 2).
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1-4. For Your Safety

To prevent damage to your LiveShell PRO or injury to yourself or to others, read the following safety precautions in its entirety before using this equipment.
  • The LiveShell PRO must remain at an ambient temperature of 32°F-104°F and a humidity level of 10%-90%. High storage temperatures reduce battery life and excessive heat or below freezing temperatures may cause the unit to temporarily stop working.
  • Only use the AC adapter that was supplied with this product. DO NOT use any other AC adapters. Use of an unqualified adapter may present a risk of failure, fire, explosion, leakage or other hazards.
  • DO NOT expose to water, heat, high levels of humidity, or direct sunlight.  Doing so may cause failure, electric shock and deformation.

2-1a. Ustream (Initial setup)

Make sure you need to prepare user registration on Ustream and creating channel to proceed these steps.

  1. Access to http://shell.cerevo.com/login and sign in Dashboard.
  2. Select “LiveShell PRO”.
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  3. Select [Ustream] and click [OK] button.
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  4. Enter your Ustream username/email and password and click [OK] button.If you don’t have ustream account,register and create your broadcasting channel before proceed this set up.
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  5. Select a channel and an internet connection type and click [OK] button.
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  6.  Proceed to step 2-2.

2-1b. Niconico Live (initial setup)

Make sure you need to prepare user registration(Niconico Live is available only for paid account) on niconico to proceed these steps.

  1. Access to http://shell.cerevo.com/login and sign in Dashboard.
  2. Select “LiveShell PRO”.
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  3. Select [Niconico Live] and click [OK] button.
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  4. Enter your niconico id(email) and password.
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  5. Select an internet connection type.
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  6. Proceed to step 2-2.
  7. When you finish to setup section 2-2 and 2-3, you need to login niconico and start livestream in niconico dashboard.See section 5-6. in detail

2-1c. Other broadcasting services (initial setup)

Make sure you need to prepare RTMP server address(URL) and other informations your RTMP server required to proceed these steps.

  1. Access to http://shell.cerevo.com/login and sign in Dashboard.
  2. Select “LiveShell PRO”.
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  3. Select [Other broadcasting services] and click [OK].
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  4. Enter Broadcasting RTMP URL and other informations.
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  5. Select an internet connection type.
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  6. Proceed to step 2-2.

How to get general RTMP streaming service settings

If you would like to broadcast from your favorite RTMP streaming service not list in LiveShell Dashboard, see settings or encoder setting section and these information.
Here is a sample web information for setting as [Other broadcasting services]
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How to get YouTube Live [Stream now] settings

  1. To get YouTube [Stream now] settings, login to YouTube and click your account pictogram right-top of the screen and click [Creator Studio] button.
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  2. Click [LIVE STREAMING] link from the left side menus
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  3. You will see RTMP server address and stream(name/key) at [ENCODER SETUP] section.And click [Reveal] to copy stream(name/key) value.
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