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    Videos are dark for first few seconds then go back to normal

    It usually starts after recording a few sessions in OBS. So i'll record, stop recording, then record again, a few times over. The first few videos are usually fine but then this issue described starts to happen. The log is attached, it'll show 4 recording sessions. I've uploaded the 4 sessions...
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    corrupted mp4 (black screen) on HVENC HEVC

    NVENC HEVC (h.265) corrupts my mp4 file. (h.264 working, like in version 27.4.2) black screen on recording, if video is longer than 20 minutes. hevc 265 codec - installed recording format - mp4 windows admin rights - does no fix https://obsproject.com/logs/r3aWpXfMA_eYrI85
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    OBS Studio - Macbook Pro m1 - Swissonic webcam 2 fhd only one is showing the screen -> the second black screen

    Hello, i got a problem - i connected two webcams via HUB but only one camera is showing - the another one is active but i got a black screen. Do i make a mistake? need some help!!! THNK
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    Black Screen for 7 Days to Die/Darkness Falls

    I am trying to use OBS to capture my 7D2D/DF builds for posterity, but all I get is black screen using Game Capture. If I try to use Screen Capture, my OBS shows up in my display window, but the recording is all black. I can use Game Capture and record just fine for Guild Wars 2. I have played...
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    Black screen when trying to do game capture with Valorant

    Hi! What I tried doing is: Game Capture Mode: Capture Specific Window Window: [VALORANT-Win64-Shipping.exe]:Valorant Window match priority: Match title, otherwise find window of same executable Checked Limit Capture Framerate (tried without before)/Capture Cursor/Use anti-cheat compatibility...
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    Black Screen after Stinger Transition

    Hello! I am currently having an issue where whenever I use my stinger transition, The game displays a Black screen for two seconds before displaying again. Is there a fix to this problem?
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    Game shows in Capture Properties window, but not in main preview or output.

    I realise this is a tediously common question, but I've no where left to turn. I installed OBS on the recomendation of a friend who said it was good for game recording, but I can't get a recorded image no matter what I do and I just get a black screen. We both use Windows 7 (64Bit) and the...
  8. Wilzzu

    Is there a way to capture display by monitor ID?

    I have 3 monitors and when playing a game I usually disconnect the other two with a external program. This sometimes switches the display order in the display capture list and the final recording results in a black screen, because it's trying to record a display that is actually disconnected. Is...
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    NVENC Start Failure black screen

    Hi, I recently bought an elgato HD60x to be able to stream when I console game as well. Since hooking it up however my preview shows fine but whenever I record it is just a black screen with audio. After getting frustrated and deciding to just stream like usual no Elgato but I now appear to have...
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    GPU Seems to Fail at Random Only While Live

    Log: https://obsproject.com/logs/JhwMufWD96w64hrS Might be a long shot, but I have a very specific issue that's bubbled up for a while and gotten much worse in the past couple months. I typically stream indie games with VTube Studio or Veadotube Mini running in place of a webcam. Everything...
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    Problems with VHS C cassettes

    Hello, im in the process of transferring old family videos to digital. I have successfully transferred all my VHS tape’s using OBS. The issue is with VHS C tapes. These tapes will play when the VCR is connected to my Tv, but when i attempt to play them through OBS, the screen just goes...
  12. willaguirre04

    Frozen screen in recording, but works in preview.

    Disclaimer: I've already tried the fixes in the similar threads at this post, this post, and this post. They didn't work. I'm on an ASUS Zephyrus with an NVIDIA 3060 and an i9. I've been trying to record Minecraft Java (Lunar Client), but my recordings won't work. Initially, I tried using Game...
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    Black Video output after finishing a recording

    Hello! I just came upon an issue where, when recording an elgato input, my finished file is black video, with no audio. I have included a log file with this post. The weirdest part is that, when recording the same setup last week, there was no issue, but now one has come up. Please advise.
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    Dual PC/HD60s setup problems (Constant Black Screen / Blinking Black Screen)

    LOG URL: https://obsproject.com/logs/iX0YFWPNKB2BhVkV I recently moved to a dual pc streaming setup using the Elgato HD60s Capture Card. My main computer isn't quite strong enough to handle gaming AND streaming/recording simultaneously, even if the game is rather lightweight. Occasionally...
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    OBS Black Screen

    hi, i just download OBS and all im getting is a black screen. i tried many of the youtube fixes but they never worked. im using AMD 8790m with the 2015 AMD Catalyst Driver. cant update the driver to to screen freezes and windows failures that occur when installing AMD Adrenaline. im using a Dell...
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    Obs Doesn't capture Vseeface?

    Well, I'm a vtuber xd and everything was fine but suddenly obs stopped capturing the app i use for vtubing, And idk what to do, i use game capture for it, it doesn't work with window capture, it Never show except if i create a new game capture, it captures it but only for 1 sec then it freezes...
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    im so f'ing mad rn

    i legit put in my stream key and it said "stream key is invalid" auto config wizard dosent work. stream starts and stops for no reason. screen black but i have display and game capture. i dont get it. please help. i disabled my twitch account i am so mad. also i have the best setting and still...
  18. The_Ice

    Black screen in game capture

    When i use "game capture" i have a black screen, it's not happening with the other way of capture so i really don't know why i can't see my game I've tried with 3 differents game (LoL, Minecraft and genshin) but the screen remains black I'm using Window 10 I hope you someone can help me
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    Black screen when using capture card Avermedia Live Gamer Ultra-Video (GC553)

    Hi people! I'm trying to use this capture card, but with no success. On windows, it works only in ReCentral, but not in OBS. That is the result of the command `v4l2-ctl --list-formats`: $ v4l2-ctl --list-formats ioctl: VIDIOC_ENUM_FMT Type: Video Capture [0]: 'YUYV' (YUYV...
  20. Inksaar

    VHS to Digital Conversion....no audio.

    I am attempting to convert my family's VHS tapes (birthday parties, ball games, etc) to digital. I bought a Diamond capture device YEARS ago to do this. Before I go any further, here is my setup: Operating System: Windows 10 64x Capture Device: One-Touch Video Converter VC500 by Diamond...
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