How to Get Your Stream Key for Twitch

Here's how you find it: Go to and log into your Twitch account. Click on your profile in the top right corner. Click on Settings. Click on Channel and Video once you're in your settings. Select Preferences, then Channel from the left-hand sidebar. ... Copy and paste your stream key into your encoding software.

When connecting your Twitch channel to OBS or similar, you may need to locate your stream key. In this tutorial, we’ll show you how to find your Twitch channel stream key so that you can connect smoothly.

To get started, simply navigate to in your browser and log into your Twitch account. Once logged in, go to the top right corner and select your profile image. From the drop-down menu, select “Creator Dashboard”. This will load the dashboard for your Twitch channel.

If the menu is not open, click the arrow to expand it. From there, select “Settings” and then “Stream”. This will bring you to the stream key and preferences for your channel. You can now see your primary stream key, which you can copy by selecting “Copy” right beside it.

If you need to reset your stream key, simply select “Reset” and your channel will be secure with a new stream key.

And that’s it! You have successfully found the stream key for your Twitch channel. If you have any questions, feel free to leave a comment below.

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How do I find my Twitch stream key on the mobile app?
Your Twitch stream key is not available in the Twitch app for Android, iOS, or any other platform. You can stream from the Twitch app, but you can't find and copy the key to use in another app.
How do I find my stream key on OBS?
On the Stream tab, under the Live Event page, you're going to see a Stream Key. This key is needed so OBS can link with Uscreen. Copy it by clicking on the Copy key button next to the Stream Key. Since stream keys can be reused, you will have to wait at least 5 minutes from event to event to reuse the same key.
How do I activate my stream key?
Navigate to My Games page, and click the Show My Code button. ... Select the whole key, and copy it to your clipboard.Once you have installed the Steam client, launch the client and enter your login credentials. ... In the pop-up window, select the "Activate a Product on Steam" option.More items...