Scheduling your live stream gives you ample time to plan ahead and allows you to let your viewers know when and where you’ll be streaming. Below we'll cover:

  • Social Platforms Supported
  • Scheduling Your Stream
  • Start Your Scheduled Stream
  • Scheduling Parameters
  • Deleting Your Scheduled Stream

Social Platforms Supported

*Custom RTMPs not supported for scheduling due to the nature of connection.
  • Facebook, YouTube, and LinkedIn will create a shareable link.
  • Twitter and Twitch will not create a shareable link.

Scheduling Your Stream

Edits are not permitted after scheduling your stream. If you need to make an edit, please delete the scheduled stream on Melon as well as your social platform, before you create a new scheduled stream. 

1. To start, click the Schedule icon.

2. Select which destinations you want to schedule your stream.

3. Choose between a Live-stream or a Pre-recorded video.

4. Enter your scheduled stream details with thumbnail. (optional)

5. You will receive a notification that your stream has been scheduled successfully.

*After scheduling your stream, do not delete your destinations at any point, which may result in the complete removal of your scheduled stream on Melon.
*If the scheduled stream's date & time has already passed, you will not be able to start that scheduled stream. Please delete it and create a new scheduled stream.
*If you scheduled to Twitch/Twitter, you will not see a link to your account or a shareable link however your scheduled stream has been created and will go live after you have started your scheduled stream.

Start Your Scheduled Stream

Press the Enter Studio button under the scheduled stream you wish to start. If you have guests that are already on your studio, please ask them to join your stream after you have Entered Studio highlighted below:  

1. Click Schedule then click Enter Studio under the scheduled stream.

2. Your scheduled stream details will be displayed after you have entered the studio for your scheduled stream. Close the preview window by pressing Got it.

3. Press Go Live to start your scheduled stream.

4. If you are not ready for any reason, press the Schedule button again and press Leave Studio.

Scheduling Parameters

Create up to 30 Scheduled streams.

  • Facebook - Melon will only allow 10 Facebook destinations per stream.
  • Linkedin - Schedule your stream at least 15 minutes ahead of time.
*If the date & time of your scheduled stream has already passed, please delete the scheduled stream and create a new one.

Delete Your Scheduled Stream

  1. Press the Schedule icon then click the 3-dots at the top corner of your scheduled stream for the option to delete.

2. Toggle-on the option to permanently delete the created event on the streaming platform additionally.  

Also see...

Linkedin Troubleshooting | Melon Support Center
Learn how to connect your LinkedIn Live and schedule your Linked Live with Melon.