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How to live-stream NDI video into Unreal Engine

Set up an NDI live-stream into Unreal in less than 1 minute
Written by OWL
Updated 1 week ago

  1. Go to the 'Place Actors' panel > 'Off World Live' and drag-and-drop the 'OWL NDI Receiver Manager' into your scene:
  2. In the 'Details' panel, go to 'Off World Live NDI Receiver Settings' and create/ select a Render Target:
  3. Select your NDI sender from the drop down list and you will see it appear in the Render Target:
  4. Find your Render Target in the Content Browser and create a Material from it:
  5. Select the Plane or other element in your level you want to show your video on and drag and drop the Material from your Render Target onto it:
  6. You will now see your NDI feed playing in your level.
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