lag issues

  1. T

    MacBook / Avermedia / Xbox Help

    I’m helping my friend set up her stream to stream Call of Duty. I haven’t streamed on a Mac in over 5 years so I’m having a hard time figuring out a few problems. using the external Avermedia live capture and everything is connecting properly, even audio but the game in OBS and ReCentral are so...
  2. AutComm

    keeps lagging

    Hello everyone I tried some stuff to fix lag and stuttering and frame drops but it only reduces it by a bit. The game is Minecraft if that's important. Are there some suggestions/ways to fix this? Thanks in advance for the help Here's the log
  3. J

    what should i upgrade first >??

    I was recently given an old PC .. and have been interested in going into streaming... I have tested it on Facebook live.. game streaming from an Ipad with a wired HD capture card .. needless to say the stream was lagging/stuttering a lot... i tried using lower setting but no luck ... so I am...
  4. M

    Unusual problem with laggy video.

    Hi, i just downloaded OBS and i have got a problem. On my video cursor is recorded properly (isn't lagging) but windows (programs) are refreshed every few seconds (on video you can see smoothly working cursor and usually cutted windows (only few parts of them are recorded) wich are refreshed...
  5. M

    Best OBS Settings for my PC?

    I have a pretty slow PC, and I want to get a new one soon, but i do still want to record my roblox videos on this one with OBS. I've tried many settings but most of the time it still lags. I want to maintain solid FPS and with good quality, too. Im recording mainly Roblox and not much else. My...
  6. K

    Lag in OBS to Zoom - Audio/Video not syncing to Zoom - Please help :)

    Hi, Please can anyone help? I have a Logitech PTZ2 Pro camera as an input source and a microphone as an input source. The microphone input is off sync - and I have managed to fix it perfectly with altering the "sync" settings in the advanced settings for the microphone. However, this only...
  7. L

    OBS stays on Red Status but my PC & Settings are correct .

    I've been using OBS for about 2 years and I have a beefy PC that I use to stream and make Video's on and for some reason just recently like 2 or 3 days ago I've been having problems with Streaming it stays on red and I stream with 6000 bitrate and it goes up and down to 1k to 4.5k bitrate and...
  8. S

    Laggy recording

    First time obs user here. When I record CoD:Warzone games I get laggy or choppy recording, either for the first 3 minutes or during action packed times. But when I record Valorant everything seems fine. Would appreciate the help thanks. The current settings is user are: 1920x1080 60fps QuickSync...
  9. M

    Videos turn out real laggy with my RTX 2070 Super

    I've been trying to use OBS for a couple of months now and I just can't get it to work. Even on simple games like terraira, after about 20 minutes I get the overload message and the video turns out really laggy. Ive tried to many different things and i just cant get it to work at 1080p 60fps...
  10. N

    OBS video is laggy

    Hello, Yesterday I was searching for a solution to fix game capture black screen and I followed this guy steps. video: I deleted OBS then I installed the old OBS version. After following all the steps he gave, the black screen is still showing...
  11. LosxThaGod

    Laggy Recording/Video Rendering on OBS

    Hello fellow OBSers. I'm new to the forums, so I'm not sure if we all have a nickname so im dubbing us as the OBSers lol. Trying to keep this a bit short, yet thorough. So I recently purchased a new gaming monitor from Asus, the VG278QR, which is a 165 hz (it's running at 144 hz right now)...
  12. H


    Hey guys!! So i want to record my gameplay while playing league of legends but whenever i try to record with obs while playing the game there seems to be a lot of stuttering and fps drops.. I tried to watch youtube guides and what not but i cant seem to get it set up. My laptop is MSI gv62 8rd...
  13. B

    Facebook Live is lagging but OBS is not lagging. What do I do?

    The audio for Facebook live is okay but the video isn't. OBS is okay with video and audio. What do I do? Please help. Thanks
  14. A

    Question / Help No puedo stremear valorant con el vsync off

    No sé que sucede, ya que el juego me anda perfecto, de 10, tengo una buena PC, pero desactivo el vsync y el directo me va a 2 fps, 1 fps, sinceramente, no encuentro solución, cambie todas las configs y no encuentro nada, ni en Google, necesito ayuda, alguna solución? Sin vsync juego desastroso...
  15. DrVintage

    Question / Help Help! Recording lags a lot. I dont know how to fix it

    Hello, I am having problems getting the right quality for my recordings so I can upload them to youtube. Well I have noticed every time I record I get a stutter or fps lag. Or I even get both at times. I want to be able to record smoothly at 1080p and 60fps. I have tried low-quality games such...
  16. E

    Question / Help Lag while using DroidCam & USB Mixer

    Recently, I have experienced an issue where I find a lag in the video coming from my DroidCam source (using usb) and using my audio mixer (Yamaha MG10XU through usb). prior to this I had no lag while using DroidCam and the built in microphone (of my phone through DroidCam). But since the last...
  17. G


    Hello, new user here so I apologize if this question is covered somewhere else - I can't seem to find anything. I just finished recording a video interview where I used OBS to record myself using my webcam and then did a (fullscreen) zoom recording of the interviewee. I know have two files...
  18. C

    Question / Help OBS lagging out of no where

    hey was streaming this morning fine as could be, took a break for lunch and when i returned and re started the stream its all laggy. the preview in obs is lagging as is my stream. but the game on my monitor is not lagging and running fine. i haven't changed anything and have been using my...
  19. S

    Question / Help First timer trouble.....

    I have a mid-2012 MacBook... Put in some updated hardware (ssd and 16 gb ram) in hopes to be able to stream some live music with very basic graphic enhancements.... But every time I try to stream I've been getting "encoder overload" messages.... I use a yamaha mg10xu usb mixer, my iPhone...
  20. S

    Question / Help Recorded video lags

    Hello, I'm very new to OBS and don't quiet understand everything. I'm using my Elgato HD60 pro as my game capture and my computer is brand new. I'll record a video without issue and when i play the recording back, it'll lag alittle more than often.