HLS requirements

This topic explains the recommended and required specifications for live stream encoders compatible with Media Services Live for HLS. Compatible encoders should be capable of successfully streaming a live event, but meeting these guidelines does not guarantee performance of any encoder on our network.

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Note: Media Services Live for HLS does not honor live encoders’ HTTP DELETE requests. While Media Services servers will return a 200 HTTP status code, the content is not actually deleted as requested.