Configuring Mixxx for streaming.

Start by supplying Mixxx with all information needed to establish a connection to the streaming server:

  • Open Preferences ‣ Live Broadcasting.
  • Insert the settings below following the descriptions in the Live Broadcasting Preferences
  • Click OK
  • Go to Options ‣ Enable Live Broadcasting or use the Application shortcuts to start broadcasting.

    Server Connection

    • Type: Icecast 2

    • Login: As provided by deepend or ben.
    • Mount/

    • Port: 8005 for live.  8015 for testing

    • Password: As provided by deepend or ben.


    Do not enter a URL as the host! does not work. Use in the Host field and 8005 in the Port field instead.