Live video data streamed to a broadcast’s ingest stream URL must meet the following specifications. Videos must include both audio and video data and cannot exceed 8 hours in duration. Do not switch settings mid-broadcast.
Resolution — 1280x720
Frame Rate — 30 FPS
Frame Type — Progressive Scan
Keyframe Interval — 2 seconds
Pixel Aspect Ratio — Square
Video Bitrate — 4 Mbps maximum for 720p, 9Mbps for 1080p
Video Codec — H.264 Main Profile (MP 77), H.264 High Profile (HiP 100), CBR
Audio Codec — AAC
Sample Rate — 48kHz
Audio Bitrate — 256kbps
Channel Layout — Stereo
Delete a LiveVideo.
Get fields and edges on a LiveVideo.
Update fields on a LiveVideo.
Get fields and edges on a LiveVideoInputStream.
Error messages will be sent via RTMP then will persist through to the Graph API. You can use the broadcast/video ID and query for the errors in the Graph Explorer tool via a
GET request. Errors returned will contain the error code, description, and a timestamp.
Live Copyright Violation
Your live video has been stopped because it may contain audio or visual content that belongs to a different Page.
There was a problem and your video was not uploaded. Please try again.
Live Video Not Deleted
There was a problem and we were not able to delete your live video. Please try again.
Editing Via Video API Is Not Allowed While Live
Editing a live video using the Video Edit API is not allowed. Use the live video ID.
There was an error during the stream
Live Video Does Not Exist
The live video you are trying to access does not exist in the system any more.
Privacy Setting Required
You need to set a privacy before going live.