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    Recording Output Issues (Choppy Video)

    Hello, I am experiencing some issues when attempting to record Counter-Strike on my computer. The game itself runs fine and the preview window inside of OBS appears to have no issues but the recording output itself is incredibly stuttery. I have spent the last hour browsing online, and on this...
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    No matter what settings I try the video output looks choppier than the gameplay.

    So after trying tons of different settings I'm starting to get frustrated because I cannot get the video output to look smooth. Here is my last log file: The game that I tested to capture was Terraria (because it's one of the lighter games I know)...
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    Browser choppy video hardware acceleration off

    Hi All. I am new to the group (first post). I’m new to using this app and need a little help. I have 3 different laptops (a Dell 5759 [i5-1035G1], and two ASUS VivoBook F512JA-AS54 [Intel i5-1035G1 CPU]). They seem to be up to spec to use this OBS. But it looks like any time I try to record...
  4. bofner

    OBS is giving Choppy recordings/playback and crackly audio when recording Switch

    This issue is not just with recordings, it also just happens when viewing the game through the OBS window. I close as many applications as I can when I record, so its not like I have a game up and running or anything. I tested it out with my Genesis and Saturn running through the OSSC in 2X mode...
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    Question / Help Choppy Video Issues

    I am new to most of this recording stuff and don't have much of an idea of what is wrong with my recordings, they come out choppy but only towards the end, here is the link to the log: If someone could help, that would be amazing!
  6. Sov

    Question / Help Game FPS is fine but output video is choppy.

    Hello! i have looked through the forums hoping that this question had already been answered, however to no avail. i also have read the forum thread on high CPU usage but nothing has solved my problem. As a side note: I used to be able to record with OBS at 1080p/60 FPS without this choppyness...
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    Question / Help Elgato 4K60 Pro Too Much for GTX 1070?

    Elgato 4K60 Pro Too Much for GTX 1070? Please help? My PC parts: i7 7700k -- 1070 Strix OC -- 16Gb Ram -- 2TB HDD -- 240GB SSD -- Elgato 4K60 Pro 27" Main Monitor: 4K 60hz -- 27" Secondary Monitor: 1080p 60hz Console being recorded: Xbox One X All HDMI cables in my PC and Console setup are...
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    Question / Help Upgraded hardware w/worse streaming results

    Hi all. I'm back again with issues regarding streaming and settings. I recently upgraded my MOBO to Strix z390 Gaming with i5 9600k, and 16gb 2133mhz RAM. I also picked up a second 24", 144hz, monitor. I'll touch on this a little later. And of course a fresh install of Win 10. I should mention I...
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    Question / Help Can't stream or record with obs

    No matter what I do I can't stream or record any games using OBS. I have tried so many things such as changing bitrate, using cpu to stream, using gpu, 720p, 1080p, 60fps, 30fps no matter what I change the streams always choppy and nothing changes. These are my specs...
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    Question / Help Please Help/ Recording Issues

    Log File: I really don't know what could be going wrong. I am just trying to record some Rainbow Six Siege with some friends but whenever I record, the videos come out unbearably choppy and laggy. Audio is fine but the quality of the video is...
  11. TheHaggardNerd

    Question / Help Game Smooth on Monitor, Choppy in OBS preview + recording: Elgato HD60 Pro

    Hello, Looking for some help in getting buttery smooth recordings through OBS if possible. Log File Here: System specs: Intel - Core i7-8700K 3.7GHz 6-Core Processor OC'd @ 4.3GHz Asus - Prime Z370-A ATX LGA1151 Motherboard G.Skill - Trident Z RGB...
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    Question / Help Choppy video stream but no fps drop

    Here's the log: I honestly don't know what to do or what the problem is. The game runs fine at 60 fps, obs says it's outputting at 60 fps, but when viewing the stream, it's choppy. It's not my internet or my viewers internet, that we tested. It's not the fps, as...
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    Question / Help Game recording extremely choppy.

    Hi, I'm kind of new to this forum here, so I'm not sure if I'm doing this right. When I regularly record my desktop and basic programs with OBS, the output is fine. I've been trying to record GTA:V footage for a few hours now, but no matter what settings I change, the recording always comes out...
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    Question / Help Choppy Gameplay Recording

    Hi, I've been having this issue with OBS where gameplay recordings tend to lack smoothness, often becoming very choppy in the video. The choppiness is not present in the game, however. I've been watching my CPU load through OpenHardwareMonitor and the highest it has maxed out at has been about...
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    Question / Help Videos Are Extremely Choppy

    Hi, I've been doing some recording lately and I've run into an issue with videos being quite choppy after exporting them (After their done recording). I've encountered this problem in the past here and their, although I though it may have just been the thing I was recording, although now it's...
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    Question / Help game fps everything is perfect video recorded is choppy

    so ive been using obs for two years now didnt have any issues till a few months ago i record anything and its just choppy choppier than a game of cod on pc the game perfect fps no lag no issues ive tried everything tried using different media player to view video recorded nothing still looks...
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    Question / Help Distorted video/glitchy looking

    Hello! I've been having a problem with my video when recording games. The recording looks fine on the preview but, when I watch the recording back as an mp4. It looks like this. (View JPEG file.) Here's my log in case it will help! Thank you guys so much!
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    Question / Help Video is very very choppy.

    Even with the worst settings imaginable it is still just as choppy, I have never had this problem until yesterday when i installed OBS again and nor is my pc a potato.
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    Question / Help HELP!! Fortnite Recording Problems

    So I've gotten really addicted to Fortnite and I would love to record it. My friends want me to post funny moments and gameplay on my channel, but I can't because of recording issues. In-game, I get a steady 75 - 125 fps when I'm not recording, and I do not lose a lot of performance when I do...
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    Question / Help Fortnite Problems.

    So I've gotten really addicted to Fortnite and I would love to record it. My friends want me to post funny moments and gameplay on my channel, but I can't because of recording issues. In-game, I get a steady 75 - 125 fps when I'm not recording, and I do not lose a lot of performance when I do...