(Photo credit: Wikipedia)http://fitcom.co/2013/05/17/how-to-stream-video-games-online/ May 18, 2013How To Stream Video Games Online Using XfireRecently video game streams has been gettingcommon in the gaming community whatever isyour reason for creating a stream maybe to offerwalk through guides or show off your gamingskills . Some of you probably have thought ofstarting your own streams but have not a cluewhere or how to start well that question on howto stream video games online would beanswered .Below is a simple guide to set up and use Xfire to create your own online video game stream. Ichose Xfire because it is one of the easiest program you can use to stream videos gamesonline one done right you can start in under 10 mins.XfireDownload the and install Xfire client if you don’t have it installed yet.After installing don’t forget to allow Xfire through the firewall.Open the options to begin configuring Xfire.After opening the settings panel click the optionwhich say video capture & broadcast .
The video quality depends on how much FPS was set on the quality slider 25FPS = Low30FPS = Medium 60FPS = HighUnder the Live Broadcast section select Broadcast Game Audio if you would like xfire tobroadcast your game audio then from the drop down under Audio Mixer and Game AudioSource select the correct driver. Broadcast Webcam select this option if you would like tobroadcast your webcam and the last option is to Broadcast Mic only select these additionaloptions only if you want them they’re not required when your done hit close to finish.Note : The only if Xfire has detected your game then you will be able to use Xfire in Game if youwould like to manually add you game follow these stepsOpen the options menuNow select Game Library from the left.
In the box below type in the name of the game you’re trying to add then select the name whenit appears . In the guide we’ll be using Halo after you found your game click add game.
Now you would be asked to located the .exe needed to launch the game now browse to thedirectory where the game’s installed select the .exe file and hit open after the games beenadded you can close the box and go ahead to the next step.Testing Your SettingsOpen the game you just manually added to Xfire once all steps is done correctly you gameshould have these both items showing in game.
BroadcastingTo begin broadcasting you will have to press Scroll lock + B at the same also if you would liketo give your broadcast a unique title just edit the default name given click ok when your done allvideos broadcasted will streamed on your Twitch Tv account.
Now you’ve finished its time to show your friends and the world your stream.