failed to start output

  1. C

    "Cannot start the output due to encoder" error

    Helping a friend with a new setup of obs, everythign should be good to go, but when we click live we are met with an error telling us there is an issue with the encoders (which are properly set as far as i can see), and to see log file. Here's the log file, halp! ~CC...
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    Starting the output failed

    I used to have no problem streaming to Twitch, but I attempted today and the pop up appeared telling me the starting output failed and have attempted to fix it by checking my drive as well as changing the stream key. I've also tried looking to Youtube videos and other threads here with the same...
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    Starting the output failed. Please check the log for details.

    I had been streaming on Twitch for the last few days, but when I tried to start the stream today, this error message came up. I've looked at so many youtube videos and couldn't find anything. Hope someone can help me, I have the newest drivers installed. Here are the log files...
  4. Rdelaura

    Cant Record Now (could prior to today)

    I am using Nvenc as the encoder and have been for quite some time. I have a 3080. Out of nowhere today I went to record and it says "Failed to open NVENC codec: Function not implemented. Please check your video drivers are up to date." Like I said, prior to today I've had no problem, today I...
  5. MurdoMaclachlan

    Cannot start stream: "rtmp_output" not found, failed to create "adv_stream"

    I'm using Slackware Current, which I recently installed. I was using OBS with Slackware 14.2 and it worked for a long time - that was version 21, the current version is 26.1.1. I get the following console log when trying to start the stream (I'm using the x264 encoder). 03:39:12 PM.455: Output...
  6. A

    OBS VirtualCam "Failed to start output"

    So I use OBS for Google Meet and Zoom, and it has been working for the past few weeks. Then all of a sudden, VirtualCam stops working on OBS Camera 1. It works on the other cameras, but I can't use them for the Google Meet/Zoom. Log File:
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    Question / Help Starting the output failed (logfile attached)

    Happy Holidays everyone, Unfortunately, I tried switching encoding to all possible settings to no avail. changed resolutions (1920x1080 etc) to no avail. Bitrates no avail ; Run as admin during all testing to make sure this can be eliminated. If I stream on Twitch I can use any feature &...
  8. M

    Question / Help New Laptop obs won't let me record just ran all updates. HELP PLEASE!!!

    I just got a new laptop and just need to know what i need to do to get obs recording and acting right. Please let me know if you can figure out what i need to do. OBS 22.0.2 (64-bit, windows) log file uploaded at 2018-10-30, 19:55:45 19:54:57.438...
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    Bug Report Cant Stream And Record Using NVENC

    Hey guys, i cant seem to stream and record at the same time using obs, ive always been able to do this before but for some odd reason it wont respond im now getting a failed to start output error, not sure whats happening Any help would be greatly appreciated