hotkeys

  1. _Charlie

    Help with hotkeys

    I'm running OBS on Ubunutu 22.04.1. When launching OBS through my user, hotkeys do not work unless OBS is the active window. I can fix this by launching it as root or via sudo, but any output is then owned by root, and therefore inaccessible without first changing the owner or permissions. Is...
  2. R

    Hotkeys not working

    Hello, my binds for mute sound not working. Only way I can mute microphone is through Logitech ghub using app connection and setup binds in keyboard. Its ok but I have several sounds to mute by sound split plugin and Ghub only support mic and system sounds mute/unmute. In obs my binds like...
  3. C

    Hotkeys operating differently since recent update

    Up until a month or so ago, I often had Image Slide Shows that I used in nearly every scene collection. Some I had the slides change automatically, but most I ran manually. For the manual ones, I used hotkeys "R" (Restart), "+"(next slide), and "-" (previous slide). (Note: the "+" and "-" keys...
  4. M

    Hide Hotkeys now in conflict with each other

    Hello there. So basically I created short videos to be played when I hit a button. I set it up so that I have Num+9 to "hide" and "show" the source. Doing it this way enabled me to prevent all the videos I had set up this way from playing when I start OBS and was set up so that the buttons...
  5. ForgottenIce

    Multiple Replay Buffer durations

    I am someone that uses the replay buffer a lot to capture highlights during a gameplay session. Often the highlights can be captured with a one minute replay buffer but other times that isn't enough. So I was thinking it would be useful if you could asign multiple hotkeys to save the replay, but...
  6. JEJ

    OBS Lua Score Board 0.1

    OBS Text Source based scoreboard triggered with hotkeys. 1: Use this for the timer 2 to 5: Assign a <text source> for a numeric incriment container Design any layout you need Update values with a Hotkey! Add Text Sources as needed. Assign Hotkeys to add or subtract points To use this...
  7. T

    Hot Key creation and use; running OBS as root, or is it necessary in my case?

    I am a new user of OBS, and utilize Fedora 35 Plasma. In view of the continued push by the Linux Powers That Be to use Wayland, I try it out from time to time, and Wayland has made awesome improvements over the past year. However, it appears that only OBS works for screen casting/recording on...
  8. JeckNoTree

    Hotkeys loading funktion

    Hello there OBS Community and Creators, my Idea for today is a function for saving and loading Hotkeys directly as a .txt file from the "Hotkey" Menu. This could be useful for sharing Hotkey lists with other users and fast rebuild them with new installations. Thank you for reading. kind...
  9. andreslfc

    Hotkeys stop working after a few minutes

    Hello, I've used OBS a bit for about a year, but I've just now started to get more into it to speed up my process for producing training videos. I have set up 3 scenes that I need to keep switching between during my recordings. I set up Hotkeys for these scenes as well as for...
  10. A

    Sending hotkeys to browser dock

    Hi all, I'm looking for a method to send keypresses to a browser dock when it's not focused. I have an HTTP interface in a browser dock which I would like to control with keyboard shortcuts even when the dock isn't focused. Ideally this would all be done from a Python script, but it looks like...
  11. N

    Hotkeys Continue Working After Deleting Them

    I set up two scenes. I need to switch back and forth between them, so I added a hot key for each. But then I realized when I was typing I accidently triggered them. So I tried to delete them. They are not showing in my Hotkeys anymore, but they continue to work. This is so annoying, I can't turn...
  12. P

    Shortcuts / hotkeys for online web docks

    Hi, I've developed a dynamic lower third consisting of a control panel to be used as a dock and a "receiver page" to be used as a browser source / overlay. The two communicate via Broadcast Channels in javascript. I've also implemented basic hotkey functionalities in javascript in the control...
  13. DeeDubious

    Option to Filter Used & Not Used Hotkeys ?

    The more scripts, media, plugins, scenes, sources, etc I add to OBS, I tend to want to be able to manage multiple functions via HotKeys using my StreamDeck and/or other macro pads but the problem is when we have alot of hotkeys being assigned, its a burden to scroll and look carefully at what...
  14. Rider Of Dinosaurs

    Hotkeys doing more than they should.

    I set my 4 scenes with Hotkey "1" - Signal Hotkey "2" - Intro Hotkey "3" - Main Hotkey "4" - Outro Then I setup some sources within "Main" with Hotkey "Shift+1" - Show Webcam Hotkey "Shift+2" - Show Browser Hotkey "Shift+3" - Show VLC When I'm in "Main" and I press "Shift+1" it starts to show...
  15. xaer_dev

    Shortcuts/Hotkeys not working with "virtual" keyboard

    Hello everyone! I am trying to create from scratch a 4 key controller to use it as a scene controller using an arduino uno and some python scripting, but I am having a little problem. When pressing a button on my controller I translate that key press in 4 different "shortcuts" using the...
  16. O

    Non-OBS Script Send hotkeys to OBS from PowerPoint

    This script is similar to PowerPoint macro for controlling OBS. They both send hotkeys from PowerPoint to OBS. The difference here is the hotkey commands are stored in the section name. For Example a section name is set to 'hotkey=%{F5}" (Alt + F5). When a slide in this section is displayed...
  17. G

    hot keys no longer work

    When I make my streams I use shortcut keys to change the scenes and it worked, but lately when I’m in an app it doesn’t change the scene like it did and it ends up disturbing my live, when something I don’t want to appear, I click on my shortcut key and it doesn't change.
  18. T

    Hotkey Help

    In my use case i switch back and forth between OBS and Easy worship for who gets the PC's Focus on Easy worship I use the arrow keys to navigate through the slides that I need to display, If OBS is the focus as I was changing scenes to move the camera or what-not using the arrow keys will switch...
  19. J

    hotkeys working but not in when in game

    I have set up hotkeys to change scenes and they work when other windows are in focus like the internet or folders, but when I'm in a game they stop working, how can I get them to work when playing a game too? I have got the Hotkey Focus Behavior option set to Never disable hotkeys not sure it...
  20. I

    [HELP] Gamepad (G29) not able to set-up PTT with hotkeys.

    Hello, I'm encountering the issue of OBS not picking up my gamepad inputs. I'm attempting to assign a button on my wheel for PTT through OBS, and it's not being recognized. I've scoured the internet for solutions, including YouTube and even on here. I've found 1 forum which references the same...
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