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Live Stream is Busy Error in 8x8 Work Meetings
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Live Stream is Busy Error in 8x8 Work Meetings

Symptom

8x8 Work Meeting displays "Live stream is busy. Please try again in a few minutes" when trying to initiate live streaming to YouTube.

Applies To

  • 8x8 Meet

Resolution

Make sure recording is not already enabled, before attempting to live stream.

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Cause

"Live stream is busy. Please try again in a few minutes" can be caused either by having recording already enabled or if streaming capacity reaches its limit.

YouTube already stores a copy of the meeting, make sure recording is disabled before starting to live stream.

Additional Information

For further details on live streaming, please see:

Setting Up 8x8 Work Meetings for Live Streaming on YouTube