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How to connect Sam Broadcaster to Shoutcast

How to connect SHOUTcast with SAM Broadcaster:

This is a very powerful client that will allow you to do stuff from auto DJ, to adding slogans and advertisements automatically.

First, Download Sam Broadcaster here

1: Get a new encoder. First select "encoder" from the pull down menu under "window". There are two ways to add a new encoder, either that plus button that's in the encoder window (short cut), or go to the "file" menu and go to "new". Both ways will get you to the next step.

Shoutcast Sam Broadcaster


Step two: Select the type of encoding, for this example we'll say mp3.

Sam Broadcaster Mp3 Format




Step 3: Setup the mp3 encoder: Select the bit rate, sample rate and channels specific to your SHOUTcast hosting package.

Shoutcast Sam Broadcaster



Step 4: Configure the encoder: Select SHOUTcast at the top, then change the station name to what you want it to be. Next, type in your Sever Host Name, Port Number,  and (source) password. (You can find your Server Host Name and Port Number under "Quick Links" in the Centova Cast Control Panel)

How to set up Sam Broadcaster



Step 5: Click "OK" then Press the  "Play Button"

Sam Broadcaster connect to Shoutcast

If your Encoder starts counting up from zero then you are connected to SHOUTcast.

How to connect Shoutcast With Sam Broadcaster