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    Encoding Lag When Recording In High FPS for Minecraft

    So I am wanting to record Minecraft in a high fps so that I may frame blend it and create motion blur. I have an RTX 2080ti and a Ryzen 5 3600x CPU and I find that other YouTubers are able to record in 480 fps but that they are in advanced recording mode. When I record in simple mode, I cannot...
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    Suddenly started experiencing skipped frames due to encoding lag (log included)

    Hi! The title pretty much says it all, lol. This is a very recent issue. I've been streaming for a few weeks, and I haven't had any encoding issues, but my last two streams have had some encoding lag. I don't really notice it in game, but when watching the stream back, it's definitely obvious...
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    Encoding randomly overloads and lags while recording

    Hello, I am using the following settings: Base Res: 1920x1080 Output Res: 1152x648 Downscale Filter: Bicubic FPS: 60 Encoder: H264/AVC Preset: Indistinguishable Recording Quality Preset: Quality Keyframe Interval: 2.00 HERES A LOG: https://obsproject.com/logs/iAjuFPQvLO80UsUK The recording...
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    Low CPU usage but dropping frames below 30 FPS

    I've tried every combination of settings and read all the forum posts I can here to troubleshoot, but I am totally stumped. Here is the last log file of the OBS recording that was going well for a few minutes around 5-10% CPU usage but this will happen for a bit and then the recording suddenly...
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    Recording continues, but output is cut off at around 20 minutes

    This has happened a couple times now. Here is the log file from the most recent time: https://pastebin.com/bYbhvKyt I recorded for about an hour, but then when I checked the file, it was only 22 minutes long. The output is as .mkv. I don't have any hotkeys set, though I'm not sure if that would...
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    Sudden Encoding Issues

    I've been recording videos for about three months using the same settings without issue until recently. OBS now says I'm having an encoding overload resulting in my videos lagging, and I can't figure out why! I have an I7-9700k CPU, and a MSI 2060 Super GPU. Nothing is over or underclocked...
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    Skipped frames due to encoding lag, some missed frames too

    Hi i have tried everything i think but I just can't get my recordings to work ever since the season 2 COD cold war/warzone update. I'm also getting the "encoding overloaded" message. here are some logs of my attempts: https://obsproject.com/logs/lvsLxb1EsAaGHVyM...
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    OBS won't stop recording?

    Hello, I realize that this is a common question but as someone with absolutely no experience in this software I had trouble comparing my own error logs to those of others and I would appreciate some more personal help. I apologize in advance. So as I said in the title, when I click "Stop...
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    Problem with hevc/avc recordings

    Guys, I’m having a nightmare while recording any gameplay.. I’ve tried all settings that I can imagine, and it looks fine while I’m playing, but when the file is saved, or converted to mp4, both videos are freezing all the time.. And strange enough, it just happens with the game window, cuz my...
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    Encoding and Render lag all of the sudden

    So, I have been streaming for about 2 years and have been streaming the same game the entire time (EscapeFromTarkov). Once I got everything up and running and got my streams running smooth everything has been fine. Always play and record in 1440 and have always been streaming at 720p. The...
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    Encoding Lag Only in Recordings

    Hi all, For the past few months, I've been having a lot of trouble with recordings. This is because every time I record, I drop frames randomly. More specifically, from encoding lag. This only happens in recordings, though - never streams. If anyone could help me I would very much appreciate...
  12. OXygen

    OBS: encoding overloaded when recording in 2K

    Hello. I have a problem with my OBS. Every time I record a video in 2K resolution (2560x1440), OBS says that encoding is overloaded, even if I have the lowest possible output settings. BUT when I record my videos in FullHD, there is no lag at all, even at high settings. Here are my usual...
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    Encoding Lag Whilst Recording 2070s + i7-9700k

    I have tried many many different suggested solutions and nothing I've found has helped in the slightest SPECS: I7-9700k OC @4.8ghz RTX 2070 SUPER 16 GB 2666mhz Log File: https://obsproject.com/logs/fCzrIKztX37OztKH
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    Question / Help Can't Get Modern Warfare Working In OBS

    For some reason I keep on having issues with trying to capture Modern Warfare with OBS and I don't know why. I'm having problems streaming it as well as recording it (not at the same time). I keep on getting skipped frames due to rendering and encoding lag all the time and I'm not sure what to...
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    Question / Help HELP! Video stopped, number of skipped frames due to encoding lag

    Hi, I've been streaming on Facebook live pre-recorded videos with sizes that varies between 6GB to 9GB. Ive tried multiple settings changes. After 30 minutes of streaming my stream freezes on Facebook and starts to lag non-stop. I've attached the logs for that day's streaming. You'll see on the...
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    Question / Help New to streaming, lots of missed/skipped frames

    https://obsproject.com/logs/NY4aaf2jZOWMjOOT <---Log file (test) When I stream or record with my camera on, my game play in obs becomes very choppy and laggy. I know my computers CPU isn't the problem (Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-9700F CPU) but I have no idea what is causing the encoding lag when I...
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    Question / Help Encoding Lag, Can't Figure Out Why

    Will anyone be able to help me as I sometimes get crazy high encoding lag and I can't figure out why. Most of the time it will stay at around 2% or less, but at times it can reach as high as 40% of a recording. The log is posted below and I recorded multiple files in a 6 or so hour span. The...
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    Question / Help Unable to record at 1080 resolution at any setting.

    I want to record in 1080, but I always have a ton of encoding lag. Even recording at a silly low bitrate like 2000kb doesn't work. It doesn't matter which game I try, it always lags. I'm pretty sure the problem isn't my hdd I'm recording to since I can record at 720 with decent bitrate with zero...
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    Question / Help Encoding & Rendering Lag with MSI RTX 2080ti - tried everything I could find

    Hello everyone, I have been using OBS to stream to Twitch for a little over a year now and am super happy with the software. I recently built a new computer that should have enough horsepower to run games smoothly while providing a high quality stream. Here is the quick summary of my system...
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    Question / Help Quicksync and GPU encoding super laggy

    1. I have an AMD rx 580 graphics card, and it records very laggy videos even at 480 p. I can use relive perfectly fine, but I need the OBS audio settings and stream overlays and such. Why is relive so much smoother than OBS and not cause as much of a performance drop? Are there solutions to make...
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