display capture

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    Question / Help entering letters in text fields is not recorded while typing, text shows only after mouse movement

    Hi. I'm recording a tutorial (for a web application) using obs studio with source "display capture". When I type text into a textbox, the letters typed in wont show up as I type. The entered text only shows up, when I move the cursor. I had once recorded typing text into a text field and the...
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    Question / Help Trying to Set up Display Capture as a Source

    I've been trying to set up display capture as a source under a new scene, but the only think I see as an option is Display 1: 1920x1080 @ 0,0. I have streamed before on a Macintosh, but I recently just switched to Windows and I'm encountering many issues.
  3. MrTrolyMoly

    Question / Help Display Capture stops working when fullscreen game loads

    I been trying to see what the problem was on google, but it only gave me results about how the game capture doesn't work, which isn't my issue. I stream, where I sometimes show my screen for reacting to videos or what not. But when I go into a game which loads into fullscreen, display capture...
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    Question / Help Display Capture Not Working Even After Trying All Fixes PLEASE HELP

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    Question / Help I can't remove a thumbnail from the screen?! I don't even know how to identify this problem for a solution

    I have a thumbnail from my camera source that is NOT on the list for input/output in my selections but it is in the exact center of my preview window and it shows up in all my recordings (naturally). Problem is, I don't know how it got there or how to get it out. It literally shows up in every...
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    OBS Display/Window Capture

    Im having alot (alot) of trouble with streaming and recording with OBS. I've never had this issue with any other computer before, so it might just be compatibility issue. I have a HP Spectre 360, and it doesnt seem to go with alot (which is annoying considering how much I payed for it) so maybe...
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    Question / Help ENTIRE screen off center during playback. OBS issue basic 101 stuff

    If someone can even point me to a previous explanation of how to fix this I would appreciate it. I am on a Surfacebook. I am using Windows 10. I am not a tech person and I am completely frustrated trying to navigate the settings in this system to correct this when I don't even know why it is...
  8. michaellinder

    Question / Help Can I display capture Sling TV, using its Windows app , in OBS?

    All the OBS screen shows is the Sling TV's name and navigation arrows. The bulk of the screen where programs and movies are playing in the app, is black. Can I not record from the Sling app? And dear god, please smite and slay OBS for requiring us to use CAPTCHA when registering for this forum...
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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: https://obsproject.com/logs/VDHtzh514NSI2dDQ
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    Question / Help Display capture not working

    So resently after the new update of OBS I cannot seem to get my display capture to work, I have gone and done the whole Nvidia graphics chip thing but nothing seems to work.
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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. https://obsproject.com/logs/UNPIFhPYn6DZdY6L
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    Question / Help OBS isn't giving me any options for Display Capture for my Monitor

    So I'm trying to use OBS to record just discord, I'm getting a black screen. I keep watching tutorials and reading guides, I get to this step right here where I try to pick a capture display. I have three monitors, only 1 option is showing and for that 1 option nothing is displayed. I've tried...
  13. ProsperousHeart

    Question / Help Newbie With Black Display Screen Using OBS For FB Live

    Hello all! Been using OBS a looong time and love what I've been able to do! I recently compared the requirements for facebook live streaming with what was on my OBS settings because I was having issues of video lag ... But since then I can't do display captures so I can't share my screen! :(...
  14. babasurf

    Bug Report Display Capture dont work after update 22.0.1

    everything work flawless on v.21.1.2 63 bit. even doe i use a old device (asus i7-3610QM 2.3 gh/ 8g/ Nvidia 630m/ win 10 64bit) After update to V22.0.1 getting Black Screen on display Capture- tryed several Fixes: admin start/ Nvidia setting modifay and so- didnt work Uninstalling and...
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    Question / Help Display Capture fps limit

    I found myself in a problem when I tried to record a desktop tutorial but fps would be too low. Problem is when ever the display capture source is active it would limit it to 20fps, it would rarely go lower or above that, it wont even be decimal, when I tried to find a thread about that it would...
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    Question / Help Blurry Recordings Using Display/Gameplay/Window Captures

    Hey all! I downloaded the newest free version of OBS (22.0.1) and I'm having a hard time with getting my videos to be in 1080 resolution. Below I will put my computer specs and such but I really don't know what I'm doing wrong! I know when I put FPS Value on 60 my computer gets so slow during a...
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    Question / Help OBS Display capture not working!

    I've been streaming for a few weeks on OBS 22.0. After my last stream, I was prompted to download OBS 22.0.1, which I did. Afterwards, my display capture, which I used to capture all aspects of my stream, no longer worked. I play on a laptop, and didn't have any issues until this stupid update...
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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 Help

    So, I've tried a lot of stuff to fix this problem yet nothing. I'm running display capture for recording purposes (note that game capture is working and is my current backup but I would like to capture everything). So when I launch OBS the display capture is working fine, however when I launch a...
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    Question / Help Display Capture not working after using Game Capture!

    I have been looking for a fix everywhere, and I haven't found one. For the longest time, my OBS was fine, but a bit ago (I can't remember quite when it started) my Display Capture stopped working after I used Game Capture. If I restart OBS it works fine, but If I do Game Capture it will do the...