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    Question / Help Black screen game capture on PC, no SLI option

    Hi all, I've done a lot of searching on how to fix my OBS black screen issue. When I try to capture a game window, it is rendered black, and earlier today it did the same to my webcam, but that got fixed by removing and re-adding the source. I *think* my problem is that I need to set my GPU to...
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    Question / Help Basic screen recording is just black

    Hi, I just installed OBS Studio and it seems like a great idea. I tried to do a basic screen recording today but when I opened the video file it was plain black. I tried another one with just the OBS Studio window showing but again the video was plain black. How do I make OBS Studio actually...
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    Question / Help OBS "Game Capture" won't capture any of my games on Windows PC while trying to stream...

    I tried a lot of things to fix this issue and still can't figure it out. I am kinda new to OBS and would appreciate some help. Logs are listed below:
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    Question / Help Black Screen/Out of Range Error

    I am trying to stream from my game console to Twitch. Everything is hooked up properly, and OBS recognizes my capture card (Avermedia LGP Lite GL310). I have the drivers and the stream engine installed. The blue light on my capture card is solid. However, in OBS, I am getting a black screen even...
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    Question / Help Display Capture Black Screen!! Please help!

    Hi, I just downloaded OBS and I am unable to display capture, can you please help! I am able to window capture, which is strange. this is my current log file:
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    Question / Help OBS black screen ?

    Hello people, I am new with OBS and I know, that this question has been asked very often. But I tried to fix my OBS using the other solutions but it won't work. So my problem is, that I can't record my screen and also my games. I only see a black screen in my OBS window. I run my OBS on an...
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    Question / Help Computer crashes (black screen)

    It just happens randomly(minimum 30 minutes to maxium 3~4 hours). When computer crashes, fan starts to ramp up and I have to force restart (screen turns off, monitor goes to power saving mode). It was fine when I was using NVENC, but as soon as I started using x264 this happened. Link to log...
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    Question / Help OBS black screen when using game capture

    I tried using OBS game capture, but all it shows is a black screen. Display capture works just fine though, xsplit is using game capture just fine, but I would rather use OBS. My log files: Please help me Laptop Specs: -Intel Core i5-8300h -Geforce...
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    Question / Help OBS Studio Can't Record or show anything (display and window capture) on my laptop

    Please help me!. I tried opening OBS studio to record my screen (display capture) and all it showed was this black screen and nothing comes up.
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    Question / Help Black Video Creen

    Hello, I am using OBS and trying to video capture a random number generator program called "Rando" which I just downloaded from the Microsoft app store. When trying to game capture it, after I select it absolutely nothing appears on the screen when I try to video capture it, it appears but it is...
  11. Bob Denny

    Bug Report Full Screen Display Capture - Black with 4K/UHD Only

    Here is a video I made of the problem I have. Much easier than to try to explain it only to have "quick-look" readers respond to tell me to switch OBS to my Intel video adapter etc. I do not have a laptop. I do not have two video adapters. This PC has only the nVIdia 1070 and it's running 4K on...
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    Question / Help Black Screen problem with Oblivion

    very new to obs, it worked fine in the past but now i've got a black screen problem while trying to stream Oblivion. even display capture doesn't seem to work i've tried run as admin, the correct bit for computer is run (64 bit), i don't know what else to try. log...
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    Bug Report Screen Capture Goes Black When Playing Descent (DXX-Rebirth source port)

    Hey, I just updated to 22.0.1 and am now encountering an issue where my OBS screen capture goes black when I launch the DXX-Rebirth Descent 1 source port. I'm on Windows 10 Pro 64 bit, with an i5-3570K CPU at 3.4GHz, and an Nvidia GTX980 graphics card. I also have two monitors. My main monitor...
  14. YuanSa

    Bug Report Cannot catch my screen: Black Screen and zero size.

    When I'm adding a screen source, it cannot show my monitor's image, and it's size is zero. In the main window it shows like below. Notice the top-left corner, a red circle tells the source had already here but had a size of zero. Then I tried to let the source fix the canvas size, is shows...
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    Question / Help C100 - BM Deck Link Duo 2 - HDMI to SDI converter Problems - PLEASE HELP

    Hi, Brand new here. I'm having problems getting my C100 to connect to OBS. I am running it through an hdmi output from the camera, to an hdmi to sdi converter box, that goes straight into my DeckLink Duo 2 inside of my computer. I keep getting a black display screen in OBS. I've tried to...
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    Question / Help frozen/black screen when using display capture to stream fortnite in full-screen

    I am attempting to stream fortnite using display capture as it looks more crisp than using game capture. I have recently started playing fortnite in full-screen as i was told it performs better than windowed-borderless. Before this transition into playing in full-screen , I used display capture...
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    Question / Help Black Screen Game Capturing Borderlands 2

    Hi, So far, every game that I have played and every game that I have used Game Capture for works fine. However, for Borderlands 2, all i get is a black screen and audio. I've tried turning MSI afterburner off, it hasn't helped, and I'm also running OBS as administrator. Also, Display and Window...
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    Question / Help Help, Skype and Discord Black Screen

    Long story short, whenever I tried to do a window capture for Discord or Skype, it comes up black. I'm using a laptop with a nvidia 1070. The log is right here.
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    Question / Help Game Capture Black Screen

    Hello! Whenever I try to use game capture, it just turns black, I use a Nvidia GPU and I have tried using integrated graphics and those other options, but it still does not work. Can anyone help?
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    Question / Help Obs screen capture

    My obs worked fine a few days but now when i click the display capture its truly dark pls help me. I trying the open stream but I can't :(