Getting started with pay-per-view events
A pay-per-view (PPV) event is a one-time deal. Rather than paying for a bundle of services or events, you are instead only buying a pass to a single event. This guide provides more information on features offered on most pay-per-view events on YouTube.
Adaptive bitrate (why can't I change my video resolution)
What is this?
Adaptive bitrate (ABR) ensures you are streaming the live event at the highest quality possible. Instead of having to adjust the video resolution yourself, we will automatically tweak it for you depending on your connection speed, to ensure the optimal viewing experience. So just sit back, relax, and let us take care of the details.
Here are some tips on using ABR:
Poor streaming quality for an extended period of time can often also result from insufficient machine memory and CPU speed. Please make sure to check our system requirements page to ensure your computer meets our optimal requirements.