When you need attendees to join and view a livestream, interacting with panelists and hosts through chat, question and answer sessions, and polls, you can host a webinar in webcast view. You can start and manage a webinar in webcast view on your computer, mobile device, or a connected video system.
Webinars in webcast view are only included with Webex Webinars subscriptions for 3000 or more users. Webinars in webcast view aren't available for Webex for Government.
Webinars in webcast view support the latest stable versions of Chrome, Edge, Firefox, and Safari desktop and mobile browsers. Use the most up-to-date version of a supported browser to ensure the best experience. Webinars in webcast view doesn't support Internet Explorer.
For better compatibility, webinars in webcast view support earlier versions the following browsers:
|Chrome||80 and later||macOS, Windows, Android, iOS, iPadOS|
|Edge||80 and later||macOS, Windows, Android, iOS, iPadOS|
|Firefox||78 and later||macOS, Windows, Android, iOS, iPadOS|
|Safari||14 and later||macOS, iOS, iPadOS|
Sign in to your Webex site and select Schedule a webinar.
(Optional) If you have any saved webinar templates, select one from the Webinar templates drop-down menu.
Add the following information:
In the Security section, add the following information:
In the Audio connection options section, add the following information:
To set up advanced options, such as requiring attendees to register, click Advanced options.
To start your webinar in webcast view, connect your audio and video, then click Start Webinar.
When you're ready to begin streaming, click Start Webinar, choose the streaming layout, then click Go Live.
Interact with attendees in several ways when hosting a webinar in webcast view using Slido. Use Q&A to let attendees ask questions of the panelists, or use polls togather feedback from attendees, take votes, or test knowledge. Disable these options if you don't want attendees to see them.
This doesn't end the webinar in webcast view. To end the webinar in webcast view, click End Webinar, then click End live streaming when I leave.
Open the Webex Meetings app on your mobile device.
Go to your meeting list and tap Start next to your webinar in webcast view.
When you're ready to begin streaming, tap More options, then tap Start Webcast.
Choose the streaming layout, then tap Go Live.
This does not end the webinar in webcast view. To end the webinar in webcast view, tap End Webinar for all.
You can host a webinar in webcast view using a video system connected to the Webex Meetings desktop app. For more information, see Connect to a video system from the desktop app.
You cannot host a webinar in webcast view directly from a video system.