display capture

  1. UltimateImpulse

    Should I use Camlink 4k or Screen Capture in OBS

    I have a 1440p240 monitor and a camlink 4k (USB) I connected the camlink directly to an extra slot on my GPU and I used windows display setting to duplicate the 1440p signal to the camlink. ( camlink only accepted 1080p60 but the monitor still worked at 1440p240) this seems to work fine (besides...
  2. D

    How can i display as text the name of a window?

    i'll explain, let's say that i want to show a folder's name as a text in obs if the folder's name is Final Project, i want obs to display that name as a text, is it possible? example image below
  3. F

    What the heck does this mean??? OBS Windows DIsplay Capture update??

    so, what am i supposed to do differently? Is this why I can't record a single thing anymore suddenly???? i have no idea what any of this means and i NEED HELP
  4. R

    Accidentally recorded a display/audio capture with separate audio track loaded in source

    Hello, as the title states I took a web class and recorded it to refer back to later and unfortunately I already had a previously recorded audio track loaded up in source when I took the display capture. Is there a way to remove the unwanted audio track from the .MKV video/audio recording that I...
  5. D

    Display capture - can't change monitor

    Problem description Changing the display in display capture does nothing. It still captures my secondary monitor even if I choose my primary monitor. I've tried a clean install of OBS, same result. This setup was working perfectly fine in OBS 28. Monitor setup Primary: LG 42" OLED (4k)...
  6. T

    Screen Tearing with Display, Screen, and Window Capture

    Bit of backstory, I work for a small marketing and design agency, and in the past month or so we've started incorporating more video content into our company social calendars. I recently picked up OBS as an alternative to using the Mac's built-in screen recording feature, but after the most...
  7. HappyTrigger42

    Disparities between recording application and recording screen

    Hello, I am battling to figure out why is OBS ( version 28.1.2 ) giving me a dark overlay when attempting to record my screen and not when recording the application directly ( without editing any settings / not using any filters ) Here is a screenshot of the game itself : And here is the exact...
  8. L

    dwm.exe 80-90% gpu usage causing choppy recordings

    I'm trying to record Destiny 2 which only allows you to use Display Capture, I've never had any issues in the past but now my recordings are poor and skip frames. I've tried a lot of things and nothing seems to help, most threads point towards NVIDIA Control Panel and setting programs to max...
  9. P

    How do i hide my own Display-capture during gameplay?

    Hey guys. Here is my question: While streaming certrain games with more hectic movement, I tend to get distracted by my own gameplay, shown simultaiously on my secon screen in OBS. I coulndt find any solution on how I might hide my own display-caputre / gameplay to myself, while the rest of my...
  10. jogabot

    -'kernel_task' climbs to 1000% CPU after a few minutes of opening OBS-

    here is my most recent log file --> https://obsproject.com/logs/lsFswxivH3Mt81Xl (the analysis didn't detect any problems) every time i open OBS, a 'kernel_task' starts eating up CPU according to 'activity monitor'...approaching 1000% and rendering my computer unusable until i quit OBS i'm...
  11. K

    Mouse not showing in Minecraft while I have OBS open

    The mouse shows up on the stream but when I enter Fullscreen mode it does not show up for me in-game. Everything i've seen about this issue blames the problem on some Spotify screen capture but that is not the issue here.
  12. 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...
  13. kkyuki173

    Unable to capture the OBS screen

    Cannot capture OBS Screen through recording, streaming, or screenshot Tried Windows capture. OBS program was not in the list Tried Windows capture and a duplicate OBS process. OBS was in the list but only a black screen showed up Tried Display capture. Everything was being displayed except OBS...
  14. D

    Help me with my display setup

    Hello everyone, after I changed my screem I was never able to capture the display in obs, it appears as follows (Display 1: 1920x1080 @ 0.0. I don't have any other displays anymore and I've looked in several places how to solve the problem but so far I haven't found it, can you help me please...
  15. T

    How to fix lag/stuttering on Mac for streaming games

    Not sure if this works for all macs but this solution worked for me (2021 M1 Pro MacBook). Last week I tried streaming a game (Stardew Valley), and while the game ran perfectly fine for me on my screen, the output from OBS was dropping tons of frames and lagging half a second behind. To fix...
  16. Z

    Can't use Display Capture. AMD processor has no integrated graphics

    I haven't been able to use display capture since the last OBS update, and even game capture is not working properly for some games that used to work propperly. I already tried changing the graphics settings but its no use since my processor has no integrated graphics. I also tried executing the...
  17. N

    Display capture issue despite security settings ok !

    Hey guys, I'm a happy user of OBS for years on windows 10 without any issue. Now I have installed it on my mac, the display capture works until I close OBS... When I reopen OBS I have to redo the display capture setup. I checked the web, and the only fix I found don't apply to me because it is...
  18. cmscalvert

    OBS Studio Not Capturing QFG5 After Windows Updates

    I've posted this on the Github as a bug, but was redirected by WizardCM to post here instead: Operating System Info Windows 10 Other OS No response OBS Studio Version 27.1.3 OBS Studio Version (Other) No response OBS Studio Log URL https://obsproject.com/logs/pqPM5BHgF5jVZkXs OBS Studio...
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    My setup has a webcam that by default has a delay of 1250ms. So to match my audio in OBS I set a 1250ms delay on my audio. The problem is when I go to show a video using display capture the video doesn't match with the audio. Is there a way I can put a delay on my display capture? Or is there...
  20. KiraRedpaw

    Can you choose your primary monitor?

    I'm having the issue where nearly every time I start my computer display 1 changes from one monitor to another. So when recording display capture I need to keep editing which screen to stream. So my question, is there a way to select your (Primary Monitor) instead because my (Primary Monitor) is...