Complete channel and input details - MediaLive

Complete channel and input details

The Channel and input details section of the Create channel page lets you do the following:

  • Select the IAM role that AWS Elemental MediaLive will use to access the channel when the channel is running (started).

  • Optionally select a template to use.

  • Select the channel class.

  • Complete input specification information.

  • Set up tagging.

To provide channel and input details
  1. Open the MediaLive console at

  2. Before creating a channel, make sure that you have created the inputs that you will attach to the channel.

  3. On the MediaLive home page, choose Create channel, and in the navigation pane, choose Channels.

    If you've created a channel before, you won't see the home page. In that case, in the MediaLive navigation pane, choose Channels, and then choose Create channel.

  4. On the Create channel page, choose Channel and input details.

  5. Complete the sections:

  6. When ready, go to the next section.