Encode and Deliver a Live Stream with Azure Media Services v2 using .NET SDK


You can find the latest and most extensive Media Services v3 .NET samples in the Azure Media Services v3 repository.


The sample in this repo shows how to create a channel that receives a single-bitrate live stream and encodes it to multi-bitrate stream.

Running this sample

  1. Use Nuget to install the latest Azure Media Services .NET SDK.

    Install-Package windowsazure.mediaservices.

  2. Update the appSettings section of the app.config file with appropriate values. For more information, see this topic.

  3. Review the Working with Channels that are Enabled to Perform Live Encoding with Azure Media Services topic.

About the code

For more information, see Create Channels that Perform Live Encoding from a Single-bitrate to Multi-bitrate Stream using .NET SDK.

More information

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