09-14-2019 03:18 PM
How do I get the livestream feature to work through the iPhone hotspot? I am able to stream just fine through my home wifi (very good pic BTW) but when I switch to the iphone hotspot I cannot get the GP7 to connect to the phone. I get an error message saying:
"Something Went Wrong
Make sure the wifi and bluetooth are on to continue" <-----they are
GP7 Black (with latest firmware as of today)
GoPro Iphone App (downloaded today)
Iphone 8 Plus (verizon)
What am I not doing?
09-17-2019 08:26 AM - last edited on 09-17-2019 08:33 AM by aragon1006
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Fortunately the arrangement isn't exactly as hard as you may might suspect! To communicate live gushing occasions, you first need to know your transfer speed, which we'll cover in detail beneath. What's more, generally speaking, when gushing live sports you are regularly separated in the cheap seats or the sidelines. In the event that that is the situation, you'll have to arrangement a hotspot to get a web association
09-17-2019 10:16 AM - edited 09-17-2019 10:18 AM
Here is what I see when I try to link GP7 to the App on my phone.....you can see the personal hotspot is on at the top in the second image and selected in the fitst image.
09-21-2019 06:45 PM
@legionrapacious, thanks for posting back with an update. Some users reported the following steps helped get Live Streaming working:
- Factory Reset the HERO7 Black camera. NOTE: In addition to Camera Defaults, this resets date/time, clears your connections, and removes the camera from your GoPro Plus account.
Reset your camera’s Wi-Fi settings using the instructions here.
Reinstall the GoPro App.
Delete the GoPro camera under the Bluetooth and Wi-Fi entries in your mobile device’s settings before attempting to re-pair to your GoPro using the instructions here.
Then, try setting up the live stream again. Getting Started With Live Streaming
09-22-2019 06:11 AM
For giggles I also setup wife’s phone which was clean. Same problem.
09-22-2019 09:08 AM
Appreciate you going through the recommended steps, @legionrapacious. In that case, the next step would be to engage our Support team for further assistance. You may reach the by phone or chat through https://gopro.com/help/ContactUs . When you do, please make sure that you have access to your camera, your mobile devices, and the Internet. You may also direct Support to this link for reference. Best regards!