TechSmith Relay (Self-Hosted): YouTube Configuration

The YouTube Data API lets you incorporate YouTube functionality into your own application. To configure TechSmith Relay (Self-Hosted) for YouTube integration, refer to the following steps:

  1. Go to https://yourrelayserver/relay/PluginList.aspx and install the YouTube plug-in from the list provided.

  2. Then, navigate to https://yourrelayserver/relay/PublishSettingList.aspx, click on the YouTube tab and copy the redirect URL.
  3. In a new browser window, sign in to If you do not have a Google account, create one and then sign in.
  4. Create a new project or open an existing project.
  5. From the Project Dashboard, go to the APIs & auth tab, select APIs, and enable YouTube Data API v3.

  6. Then select the Credentials tab, and click Create a new Client ID to open a developer console.

  7. Paste the redirect URL from your clipboard into the console as shown below. The authorized Javascript origins should be the base URL of your TechSmith Relay server.

  8. Click Create Client ID. A Client ID and Client Secret are generated for you.
  9. Return to https://yourrelayserver/relay/PublishSettingList.aspx, and paste the Client ID and Client Secret into their respective fields, and click Save.