This tutorial will guide you how to broadcast with the Edcast Edcast Plugin for Foobar2000.
Step one: download and install:
1. Download Edcast Plugin For Foobar2000 from the Download Tab at the Control Panel.
2. Install e3dcast plugin
Important: In order to stream in mp3 format, you must first install the "mp3 lame encoder"
During the installation you will engage 'components to install'. Select the box named 'LAME encoder dll(for mp3 encoding)'.
3. Download mp3 lame dll encoder
Towards the end of installing Edcast a message box will appear, informing you that you must download a file called 'lame_enc.dll'
into your Edcast program directory (usually c:\program files\foobar2000).
Click yes and download the file into your foobar2000 program directory.
alternatively you can download the encoder in your control panel in the download tab.
Your Server Is Now Online and you will now see all the Broadcast Settings.
3. Launch Foobar2000.
A. Edcast plugin should launch automatically if it doesnt go to File/Preferences/ or press CTRL+P short key.
At the Preferences window, choose DSP Manager select the 'edcast V3' plugin and press the arrow that points
to the left as shown below edcast v3 now should appear in active DSPs window. Press 'apply' and restart Foobar2000.
B. You are now ready to configure the edcast plugin.
Create a new encoder, This done by selecting 'Add Encoder', and right click the new encoder and select configure.
Here you will be able to configure edcast.
input all the necessary data of your broadcast.(from step two/2)
An example set-up as follows:
First, select the Encoder type!
* Encoder Type: MP3 Lame
* Bitrate: 64 (or 128)
* Samplerate: 44100
* Channels: 2
* Server Type: Icecast2
* Server IP: as appears in your dashboard
* Server Port: as appears in your dashboard
* Encoder Password: as appears in your dashboard
* Mount Point:/listen.mp3
* Reconnect: 10 (optional)
4. Now click YP Settings section, and enter your station details. This information will be displayed in your listeners' media player.
5. Once you finish click ok and you are good to go!
Caster.Fm Provides you with a FREE Internet Radio ,
Your own Free Shoutcast Server with total control of your Radio Webpage
Register Today to get your own Free Internet Radio