The following are some basic answers to the most commonly asked questions about broadcasting on CamUp.tv.
Q. How do I send a private message a user?
A. Your friends will show up on the chat list at the bottom of your screen.
Q: Do I have to pay to use camup.tv?
A: No, There is no charge to use the site.
Q: Can I broadcast with a 3rd party software?
A: CamUp.tv is a RTMP site and does require a HD encoder. (Most popular software found in 3rd Party Broadcasting).
Q: How do I broadcast?
A: You just copy and paste your RTMP code and stream key into any 3rd party encoder or the sitecaster and start your stream.
Q: Where is my stream key?
A: Your stream key and RMPT code are in your edit page highlighted in blue.
Q: How do I add friends?
A: You can add friends by clicking the "Add Friend" button in the menu bar under the video player. Friends can access Private Shows.
Q: How do I add a profile picture?
A: You go into your edit page and use the "profile pic" uploader and upload a pic. Size is 200 x 200. Then click save at bottom of page.
Q: How do I add a background to my channel?
A: In your Edit page under your bio area. Click Browse and upload your chosen background and then click save at bottom of page.
Q: How do I add a banner?
A: In your Edit page down towards the bottom. Click Browse and upload your chosen banner (size next to uploader) and then click save.
Q: How do I contact admin or a moderator?
A: If you need a site Moderator simply click the "Contact Mod" button in menu bar under video player.
Q: How do I get my show featured?
A: Moderators pick shows for feature, but you can send an e-mail to email@example.com and will pass your show times to Moderators.
Q: How do I get advertising on the front page?
A: You can purchase a PRO account and have 2 billboards put in the rotation on the front page. The staff will update the Most Popular Shows bi-weekly.
Q: Can I make my show private? And what does that mean? (explain how to go private, also)
A: A Private Show is a feature for PRO users where "Friends Only" can enter your room. You can click the private show button on your profile page or in edit.
Q: Can I rebroadcast another channel?
A: No, rebroadcasting of another users show is not permitted as stated in the Terms of Service.
Q: Can I add my own photos and music and links to my channel?
A: Yes, as long as they do not violate any site rules or TOS.
Q: How do I change font color, size or style.
A: At the botton of chat are icons to control what sounds you hear, font selection, and emotes. Click the "A" and it will pop up a color, size and style of font.