Here's a quick walkthrough of your Melon Studio:

  • Check Your Mic/Camera
  • Melon Studio Overview
  • Setting Up Your Destinations

Here's what you'll need to go live:

  1. A computer (PC/Mac)
  2. Internet connection (wired)
  3. Chrome, Brave, Firefox, or Edge browsers (latest versions)

Check Your Mic/Camera

When first visiting Melonapp.com, you will be prompted by your browser to allow access to your mic/camera. Please accept before continuing to your Melon Studio. You can also click the lock icon located next to your browser's address bar to check your permissions.

Melon Studio Overview

Your studio can be broken down into 3 parts.

1.  On the left is your control panel/navbar. This is where your camera feed and guest camera feeds will be displayed.

  • Add Guest - Send a link to invite a guest or speaker to your stream. See Guest Setup for details.
  • Show on Stream - Anything you want to show on-screen including yourself please press Show on Streamhighlighted in green. Your mic will not be audible unless you press this.
  • Team - Invite team members to join your account as a co-host. See Co-Hosting for setup details.

2.  On the right, are your Studio Settings.

Account - Visit your billing page, add your destinations or review your recent broadcast history.

Chat  - Interact with your viewers or guests through stream chat.  See Stream Chat for details.

Schedule -  Schedule a stream in advance. See Scheduling for details.

Design - Add a logo, background, or overlay.

Styles - Edit fonts, title cards, or brand color and theme.

Text - Add a banner, ticker, or teleprompter on-screen. (max 20)

Video - Green screen or upload videos to set as your intro/outro.

Settings - Participant & Livestream Settings.

Apps - Streamlabs apps for Cloudbot, Widgets, and Donation Alerts.

3.  The bottom of your studio, are your main studio controls.

Mute - Turn off your mic. Click the up-arrow to select an audio input/output.

Stop Video - Turn off your camera. Click the up-arrow to select a video input/output.

Add Cam - Up to 11 cameras (not including guests)

Share - Share your screen, window, tab, video, or add background audio.

React - On-stream reactions/sound effects.

Record - Instantly record without having to live stream.

Go Live - Click to live stream to your favorite destination(s).

Setting Up Your Destinations

Your social media accounts are your Destinations on Melon. If you own multiple pages per social media, log out of your social media account first before choosing to click the option to Add Destination again through your Destinations page.

Also see...

How to Screen Share | Melon Support Center
Find out how you and your guests can screen share during your live stream broadcasts.
Camera Troubleshooting | Melon Support Center
Learn how to set up and troubleshoot camera detection when going live with Melon.
Chat & Comments | Melon Support Center
Engage with your audience during live streams with Melon’s chat feature.
Professional Live Streaming Tools | Melon
Take your live stream to the next level with high performance professional live streaming tools. Upgrade to Melon PRO today.