Configuring Soundflower for streaming on Apple computers

Note: Built-in support for broadcasting to Twitch will be removed in Minecraft 1.9. We recommend tools such as as a replacement, and is available on Windows, Mac and Linux.

Soundflower is a required program if you'd like to use Minecraft's integrated Twitch streaming video. To install, please use the following instructions:
  1. Download Soundflower from You will need Administrative rights on your system.
  2. Open the downloaded .dmg file and start the Soundflower.pkg installer.
  3. Follow the installation instructions and restart your computer.
  4. You'll now have a Soundflower icon in your menu bar. Click on it then click "Audio Setup".
  5. Click on "Soundflower (2ch)", right click it and select "Use this device for sound output"
  6. "Soundflower (2ch)" will now have a speaker icon next to it. Open up that popup menu again and select "Built-in Output" under "Soundflower (2ch)"

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