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    Mac Hardware Encoder Doesn’t Respect Bitrate Limit

    Hi, I’m on the latest build and I’m having trouble getting consistent nitrates using the Mac Hardware Encoder. I’ve limited the bitrate to 2800kbps, but it’s still regularly spiking to over 6000kbps. I know this particular encoder has been troublesome in the past, but I need to use it on an...
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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...
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    Question / Help Chrome With Hardware Acceleration and 1050 ti

    I have a Windows 10 laptop with a nvidia 1050 ti (its a dual gpu system). I cannot figure out how to record chrome with hardware acceleration turned on (trying to record Stadia gameplay, so I have to leave it on). I tried following these instructions...
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    Question / Help Hardware acceleration of Media/VLC sources

    So I am curious if anyone knows of any fixes. I try to load in a couple of media or VLC sources, or even just one, to give some animation to my stream overlay. I stream on Twitch using an x264 encoder and run at about 50%-60% on my cpu the whole time when streaming. It is a secondary stream PC...
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    Question / Help OBS refuses to display with hardware acceleration

    Hello, I've been using OBS for streaming for more than a year now and since yesterday, for no particular reason, OBS doesn't display anything else than a black screen when i try to use the window capture, game capture, or sometimes even display capture (which in this case, simply freezes the...
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    Question: Why doesn't OBS use newer ffmpeg libraries? And will hardware accelerated encodeing (ffmpeg -hwaccel options) ever be added?

    Just a couple of questions I was curious about. First, how come OBS doesn't use ffmpeg libraries from something like the newest stable release of ffmpeg? I understand it requires viewing ffmpeg change logs and modifying some library importing code, but it should be a fairly easy feat to do. I'm...