Host Tablet Dashboard

Learn from industry experts how to moderate a livestream using the Host Tablet Dashboard

To launch the Host Tablet Dashboard, users can select Host Tablet Dashboard and scan the QR code that is generated by the Firework Camera App or select Host Tablet Dashboard from the Event Overview page in the Business Portal.



The Host Tablet Dashboard will automatically open after the QR code is scanned. If you haven't logged in previously with your device, you will need to login using your Firework credentials.


Now that you've launched the Host Tablet Dashboard, let's talk about how to use it!

Manage Activity Panel

Think of this feature as your control center. Share or end your stream to the left and keep tabs on your viewership to the right. 

To the left:

  • Select Screenshot 2023-07-19 at 10.23.23 AMto share the event.
  • Select Screenshot 2023-07-19 at 10.24.22 AMto end the event at any time.

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To the right: 

  • You'll see the number of viewers watching your event

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Manage Products

The products that you added before the event will appear on the left side of the dashboard. During the event, you can pin, add, remove, and mark products as sold out.

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  • Select the Screenshot 2023-07-19 at 9.10.04 AM icon to pin that product on the stream.
  • Select the Screenshot 2023-07-19 at 9.49.53 AM icon to Mark as Sold Out.
  • Toggle On Screenshot 2023-07-19 at 9.50.24 AMto pin up to 3 products on your event.
  • Select Screenshot 2023-07-19 at 9.53.56 AMor Screenshot 2023-07-20 at 10.01.15 AM to add more products from your store.


Launch Interactions

The interactions that you added prior to the start of your event, will be ready for use once you go live. Pin a question or launch an poll to increase engagement with your viewers. 

Note: Interactions must be added to your event prior to going live.

  • Select the Interaction tab to pin questions or launch polls during your event.

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  • As a Moderator, you will see the number of responses to questions and poll results in realtime.

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  • Select theScreenshot 2023-07-19 at 10.11.20 AMicon  to remove the Question from the stream.
  • Select Screenshot 2023-07-19 at 10.11.07 AM to end the poll.


Launch Announcements

Announcements can be used for discount codes, general announcements, etc. and will run across the top of the livestream until it is removed from the dashboard. Remove it by deleting the text.


  • Enter your announcement and select Save to launch.

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  • Once launched, Announcements will run across the top of the stream for all of your viewers during and after your Livestream.

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Moderate the Chat

The live chat will appear on the right side of the Dashboard where the moderator can change their name, respond, pin, delete messages, and block users.

  • Select Screenshot 2023-07-19 at 9.09.27 AM to delete messages from the audience view.
  • Select Screenshot 2023-07-19 at 9.10.04 AM to pin messages on the stream.
  • Select Screenshot 2023-07-19 at 9.10.43 AMto respond to messages privately to the viewer who asked the question, or publicly for all viewers to see. Questions that have not been answered by the moderator will be highlighted yellow. Once the moderator answers the question, it will be highlighted purple.
  • Select Screenshot 2023-07-20 at 10.20.55 AM to block an audience member from the stream. Blocked users will no longer be allowed to participate in the stream.

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Manage Guest Host List

Invite other members onto the stream by selecting Guest Host List.

Note: Users must be on Agora to bring multiple people onto the stream.***

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  • Select the Screenshot 2023-07-20 at 10.28.57 AM icon, enter the email of the guest, and select Send to invite them onto the stream.

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  • Guests will receive an email link inviting them onto the stream.
  • Once the invitation is accepted, the guest will be in a Ready status.
  • Select Bring on Air to bring them onto the stream or Remove from Backstage to cancel? their invitation

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Be on the lookout for Host Tablet Dashboard updates coming this Quarter!