Windows 10

7-Zip

Open Broadcaster Software (OBS)

IP Address Settings Tool (Upgrade v2.8) https://ptzoptics.com/downloads

NDI Tools for Windows https://ndi.tv/tools

Tried setting to dial from “0” (1080P60) to “6” (1080P30) but the monitor plugged into the HDMI out did not support that input.

OBS Stream Keys

 

Camera Settings

NetMask: 255.255.255.0
Gateway: 192.168.1.1
First DNS: 8.8.8.8
DHCP: false
Software Version: SOC v6.3.18 – ARM v6.3.42THI
Device Type/Model: F16.HI

From OSD menu:
DVIMode: HDMI
Lens: Type2
Auto Scan Shoot: off
Auto Focus L: off
Motion Sync: off

Camera IP Address MAC Address Serial No.
Left 192.168.1.89 D4:E0:8E:06:BB:BE rf08210323
Right 192.168.1.88 D4:E0:8E:06:44:C7 rf03140004

Firmware

Current (patched 11/21/2021)

VERSION INFO
SOC: v6.3.20
ARM: v6.3.45THI
AF: v1.2.56
MODEL: F16.HI  
UPGRADE: v3.1.29

MTD INFO
 Dev	Size   Erasesize Name
mtd0: 00080000 00010000 "boot"
mtd1: 00300000 00010000 "kernel"
mtd2: 01400000 00010000 "rootfs"
mtd3: 00100000 00010000 "reserve"
mtd4: 00080000 00010000 "data"

History

VERSION INFO
SOC: v6.3.18
ARM: v6.3.42THI
AF: v1.2.56
MODEL: F16.HI  
UPGRADE: v3.1.18

MTD INFO
 Dev	Size   Erasesize Name
mtd0: 00080000 00010000 "boot"
mtd1: 00300000 00010000 "kernel"
mtd2: 01400000 00010000 "rootfs"
mtd3: 00100000 00010000 "reserve"
mtd4: 00080000 00010000 "data"

OBS Plugins & Scripts

Plugins

Scripts

Advanced Timer 0.3.1

Allows you to specify the time formatting. For example, you can remove hours if you will only ever have minutes and seconds.

https://obsproject.com/forum/resources/advanced-timer.637/

The screen capture below shows how the countdown timer should be setup for a 15 minute countdown:

What are the video format guidelines for live streaming on Facebook?

To live stream on Facebook, follow these video format guidelines:

  • Recommended max bit rate is 4000 Kbps (4 mbps).
  • Recommended audio bit rate is 96 Kbps or 128 Kbps.
  • Max: 1080p (1920×1080) resolution, at 60 frames per second.
  • An I-frame (keyframe) must be sent at least every 2 second throughout the stream.
  • Titles must have fewer than 255 characters or the stream will fail.
  • H264 encoded video and AAC encoded audio only.

https://www.facebook.com/help/1534561009906955?helpref=related&source_cms_id=234849600302373

Power On/Off Console App

Example

C:\>ptz.exe --ipaddress 192.168.1.1 --port 8080 --command on

Help

C:\>ptz.exe -h
Usage:
  Ptz [options]

Options:
  --ipaddress     ip address of the camera [default: ]
  --port               port of the camera [default: ]
  --command         ON or OFF [default: ]
  --version                  Show version information
  -?, -h, --help             Show help and usage information

How to: Display an NDI Stream

Live Streaming PC

Processor

Intel Core i7 CPU 920@2.67 GHz, 2668 Mhz, 4 Cores, 8 Logical Processors

System Board

MSI X58 Platinum sLI(MS-7522)

Display

EVGA GeForce GTX 760 (https://www.evga.com/articles/00757/)

P/N: 04G-P4-3768-KR (https://www.evga.com/articles/00757/#3768)

Spec Sheet: (https://www.evga.com/Products/Specs/GPU.aspx?pn=DAD403E4-CB97-4D92-8643-DA21ACA54096)

 

Installed Physical Memory (RAM)

6 GB

Drives

C: 1TB ssD

Software

OBS Studio 26.0.0 (updated 10/4/2020)