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    Question / Help Can't use Apple VT H264 Hardware Encoder on iMac (5K, 2019)

    Hello, I'm using iMac 5K 2019 (i9 9900K, Radeon Pro 580X, RAM 64GB) at my church. When I go into settings, I could see X264, Apple VT H264 Software Encoder and Hardward Encoder. But when choose hardware encoder, it showed error and couldn't use it. So I've set X264 for streaming and Apple VT...
  2. buZZrar

    Question / Help nvidia encoder missing in x64 version

    hi there! the 64bit version of obs studio is missing the "NVIDIA NVENC H.264" encoder. the 32bit version isn't and works just fine. the screenshot is showing a selectable nvidia encoder with the 64bit version. but this just came with a "advanced transformation" plugin and is not using the gpu at...
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    Question / Help My old OBS worked fine but this morning an update to the latest version no longer allows me to select any / Nvidia encoder

    I have a GTX 1070 Strix and this morning I updated to the latest OBS version because I wanted to use a plugin. Since then I have not been able to record because I cannot select any encoders. All I have are - Software(x264) for streaming and for recording. This is the error I get; And my...
  4. FabecS

    Question / Help Using NVENC HEVC

    Hello, I noticed that for the recordings I'm using NVENC H.264 (new) as the encoder but I learned that HEVC encoder is the best and since I have a RTX 2060 super I think I'm capable of using such encoder but I can't find it when choosing between the options. Any idea why?
  5. ToMoSK1

    Question / Help Ryzen 3950x RECORDING settings

    Hey guys, Im struggling to set the best recording settings for my cpu preset recordings. I want to record at 1080p60fps I currently have set this: Downscale filter: Lanczos 32bit Cpu usage: MEDIUM Profile:High Bitrate 10 000kbps 2 audio tracks Downscaling from 2560x1080. My problem is that...
  6. P

    Question / Help Encoder error? Locks up OBS.

    Not really sure what has happened. Past 2 nights around the same time OBS just locks up with a small window that says "Encoder error". The obs process is locked up and won't exit. I have to use an admin utility to kill the task. Nothing has changed on my setup. Been streaming the exact same...
  7. Jionotz

    Bug Report OBS crashes when starting record, using AMD H264/AVC Encoder, after update to 25.0.1

    Hello, I've just updated OBS to version 25.0.1, and the application always crashes when i click on "Start recording", whereas it worked perfectly well before. It only happens using the AMD H264/AVC Encoder : when i switch to the x264 encoder, the video is successfully recorded. I checked my...
  8. D

    Question / Help NVENC profile modify?

    Can I somehow change NVENC processing performance and quality? My secondary video card only works 40%. I want a nicer picture and more loads. I would like to somehow change the Max Qauality and High Profile settings to get a better picture! Thank you for watching!
  9. D

    Question / Help i9900ks 5GHz or RTX 2080ti for encoding stream

    Hey Guys, my new setup will include a rxt 2080ti and a i9900ks with 5Ghz I heard with the new nvenc method on obs you can easily reach h.264 encoding medium quality my question now is, could I handle a cpu encoding on fast? or should I use the new nvenc because its way less stressful for my...
  10. D

    Question / Help How much power acutally takes it for a RTX 2080ti to use the new nvenc while running games?

    Hey Guys, im about to get my new setup in a few days and Im just wondering about this question in general: So for example: lets say I run PUBG on my new rtx 2080ti with 120 FPS how much performance I will lose in game now when I start to run streamlabs OBS and go live with the new nvenc...
  11. A

    Question / Help Recording fps super low.

    I'm using NVDIA NVENC H.264 for Encoder. And my recording videos all results in very low fps. My GPU is RTX2080 super, and my CPU is intel i7-9700KF which I don't think I'm able to use the x264 encoder. But anyway, I tried all 3 encoders x264, NVENC, NVENC(new), they all came out the same low...
  12. R

    Question / Help AMD GPU Won't show up even with AMD Encoder

    So basically I have an AMD R7 350 GPU and it wouldn't show up in OBS, I installed the encoder for it, along with the required software for it to work, however my GPU still doesn't show up! Please help I've been trying to get this to work for so long now.
  13. M

    Question / Help Please help me pick the best encoder and settings.

    Hi guys, i want to get into streaming again but a lot has changed both in OBS and my setup since i did it last time and i just can't figure out the best settings for me. I've got a 4790k with a gtx 970, so i can stream using quicksync, nvenc or just software x264 encoding. My target bitrate is...
  14. M

    Question / Help Obs overloaded encoder while streaming

    well, ive been trying to stream, but the problem is that no matter what i do, obs keeps saying "Encoder overloaded", ive tried to reduce some settings but it didnt work, it is not my computer, basically because its a 6 cores and 12 threads cpu, with a 6gb gtx 1060 playing with an upload speed of...
  15. Igor Bochkariov

    Audio Writer Filter 1.1

    Use cases You stream something with Noise gate and Compressor filters but you want to keep the original audio for postproduction with better quality tools Usage Download a zip from https://github.com/ujifgc/obs-audio-writer-filter/releases Unpack it to your OBS folder (may require privileges)...
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    Question / Help Encoder overloaded out of nowhere?

    Hello. I've been recording with OBS for some time now, and when using the Hardware setting in output I've never had any encoder overloaded issues. However, a few days ago, it's started to give me the encoded overloaded error as soon as I start recording. The game I'm recording is quite old...
  17. S

    Question / Help Used to be able to record easy 1080p, Now nothing works! Everything is overloaded! HELP

    I used to record all the time on the setup that I have now. But all of a sudden recently I have not been able to do anything I have been having so many issues with OBS, all I want to do is record 1080p 60fps and I believe that my system is fully capable of that. No matter what encoder I use...
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    Question / Help Encoding CPU or GPU / Hyper threading ON/OFF ? My 2600k can handle this?

    Hello! Cpu: i7-2600k 3,2-3.8 turbo STOCK with coolermaster air flow Gpu: MSI RX 480 8G Ram: 8gb 1333mhz Psu 620w 80+ seasonic Mobo: intel dq67ow Ssd: 120gb Hdd: hitachi 500gb Upload speed 12 MB/s Temperatures in games : cpu max 58c gpu max 65c I wanna stream 1080p60fps , but what you suggest...
  19. Rorax

    Question / Help Same old settings, new "encoder overloaded" problem

    Computer Specs: OBS version: 23.1.0 OS: Windows 10 Pro, 64bit CPU: Intel Core i5-6600K 3.5GHZ 4 cores GPU: GeForce GTX 980 Ti Driver Version: 430.86 Memory: 16gig Audio Card: ASUS Xonar Essence Stx Driver Version: As of a couple of months ago my OBS setup has completely bombed. When...
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    Question / Help Quicksync settings

    Hi, so I want to record a video in OBS with quicksync encoder. What setting should I use for the maximum quality that I can achieve?