1. K

    Question / Help Blackscreen Logfile - After I Tried …..

    Hi, I am having an issue after the most recent OBS update with blackscreen. I have done some research and tried various steps. Windows display settings for OBS set to High Performance NVIDIA settings adjusted to Internal OBS Running on "Administrator" mode OBS in compatibility mode for Windows...
  2. C

    Question / Help Black Screen for Game Capture and Capture Card (Desktop)

    I recently got a capture card to capture game play on my Xbox, but when using OBS it shows a black screen. This also happens when I'm using game capture on my for PC. The only one that works is the Display Capture. I only have one GPU which is AMD Radeon (TM) RX 570. Was wondering if anyone had...
  3. C

    Question / Help Black Screen For Game Capture and Capture Card

    I recently got a capture card to record on my Xbox one and it only shows a black screen. I have no issue with the Display Capture, only game and video. I've looked and haven't found any fixes that actually work. Please let me know if you think you know what's going on.
  4. sudden_movements

    Question / Help Screen black on Twitch but not OBS, common causes not the issue

    Hello, I'm having trouble getting streaming with OBS to work. Everything is black in my Twitch stream using the Twitch app and Safari on both my phone and my wife's phone, but we can see other people's streams just fine. I figured out the Audio MIDI setup to define a new Multi-Output Device...
  5. appliotest

    Question / Help Black screen with Dino Crisis PC

    Hi, first of all, I wanted to thank you for your wonderful app, I'm using OBS to record tutorials/old-games and it works great. Unfortunately, OBS produces a black screen with Dino Crisis, and even after trying all the advices from the forum that I found, I did not manage to solve my issue...
  6. G

    Bug Report Blackscreen Gamecapture

    Plz fix it fast cant stream
  7. P

    Bug Report NDI with NordVPN = BlackScreen

    Have you ever tried Nordvpn with NDI? i don't know what's wrong with it..... connect 2 system together with only one internet connection & see the results..... Hope they'll fix this soon....
  8. A

    Question / Help Display Capture, Window Capture and Game Capture not working!

    I'm trying to set up my stream, and I'm pretty new, but I can't display my desktop, my display just goes black, please help.
  9. Sarge4550

    Question / Help Unable to record certain games with OBS

    Hi. So currently I have been having trouble recording certain games using OBS. Specifically, the one I am having the most headache with is Penumbra Overture. I launch penumbra and have even set the specific game I want to record in OBS as the same game window (Penumbra) that I have currently...
  10. T

    Question / Help OBS Screen when recording and not is black. Has sound though.

    So I have a laptop with a NVDIA Graphics card (RTX 2080) and I've been following the steps for the laptop trouble shooting when the screen for OBS is black. Even though they say to "Use the highest performance processor" I still can't find it. It only says "select a program" and "specify the...
  11. T

    Question / Help Black screen on display capture

    Each time I do display capture, it only works on my scondary display but not my main laptop display! and also game capture doesn't work despite reinstalling obs right now. Anyway I could fix this? I had only one source running at the time which means that there isn't source conflicting issues...
  12. X

    Question / Help Black screen issue, nothing works

    Hi, I have an laptop (64bit) with NVidia GeForce 940MX graphics card (4GB) along with integrated Intel graphics card. I have been trying to solve the black screen issue for over 2 weeks now (no progress till now) and here's what I've done: 1. I understand that on laptop since there are 2 GPUs...
  13. C

    Question / Help New Solution to OBS Black Screen Problem

    I just thought I would share this simple solution to black screen issues on laptops using NVidia GPU. NEW Solution to Fix Black Screen Problem in OBS
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    Hello! I already asked this on a reply on another qustion session, but I'm new here and I apology for the duplicity of the content, but I really need some help here! So, the black screen happened already three times with me, being the third only this week and, this time, it was FATAL! I use...
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    Question / Help OBS Freezing and giving me a black screen

    I just got a new laptop with Windows 10 and I've been trying to use OBS, but whenever I set up a new window or display capture, it freezes on the first frame. The audio works just fine but the screen is frozen. I've tried changing my fps and restarting my computer but it's not working. I had...
  16. V

    Question / Help mBlack Screen - Tried everything - Laptop GTX 980m

    I tried every tutorial on youtube and i cant just make it work, Tried to do the Nvidia control panel but its not showing an option to change the preferred graphics processor here's my log
  17. S

    Question / Help Game Capture has Black Screen.

    Hey guys, I was going to record Team Fortress 2, which is a game, if you didn't know. I looked up how to fix it and literally nothing worked. The recording stays black. I've lowered the size to fullscreen and tried to capture it that way, made it a window and set it to record a specific window...
  18. K

    Bug Report OBS screen black when I record some games

    When I record Mass Effect Andromeda or Rainbow Six Siegue OBS screen is black. The sound works great but of the game you dont see anything. I run them as admin, and when I deactivate aero It works, but with that opcion is not aesthetic. Thank you for your help.
  19. K

    Question / Help Blackscreen out of sudden

    Hello, I wanted to stream yesterday night but I couldn't because of the sudden blackscreen which I got. I never changed my settings it was all the same and worked before the days as well. What I already did: Uninstalled OBS and Installed it fresh again, tried it on a new source, changed...
  20. S

    Question / Help Black Screen for game capture. EVERY GAME!

    So I have been streaming on obs just fine and all of a sudden today nothing works via game capture. Ive uninstalled reinstalled, tested different obs versions, deleted scenes, windows updates, etc. Nothing works! heres my log if someone could please help this is sooooooo frustrating. I was...