lagged frames

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    Stream Elements Overlays Lagging while Streaming

    Hi! I've attached a log file from my stream tonight where I encountered lag several times with my stream elements overlays, but nothing else. I'm not sure why it happens but it's only with stream elements and does not affect the game, camera, or any other browser sources such as triggerfyre/mix...
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    Question / Help Using OBS Studio 64-bit. My hardware is fairly decent and yet getting choppy/laggy videos. Please help!

    So I'm playing minecraft and whenever I start recording, it becomes a little choppy in-game, but its not too bad. However, whenever I check the video file after I stop recording, it looks super laggy and I cant seem to find the problem. I have a GTX 1070 Ti with an i7-8700k, and it should be...
  3. Troy2

    Question / Help OBS Recording Is Disgustingly Laggy (Encoding overloaded! Consider turning down video settings or using a faster encoding preset.)

    Hi, My recordings on OBS Studio used to be just a little laggy, now they are extremely (1 frame per 5 seconds) laggy and I do not know how to fix it. I am not recording games, streaming or doing anything that could tire OBS. I noticed that now I am getting this error: Encoding overloaded...
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    Question / Help Using OBS to stream a presentation and it is very laggy

    Hi, I have what should be a powerful enough laptop but when I've set up both OBS and Streamlabs I get bad stuttering, even on preview. I am not using it to stream a game, I am using it to stream a presentation on YT, have the presenter on webcam and include YT chat. Here is the log file. I...
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    Hi, I went tried to stream yesterday but I instantly started dropping frames and I thought it was just Twitch because sometimes that happens. But I have read everything and have tried everything and would love some help pls.
  6. iHegao

    Question / Help laggy videos with obs

    ive been trying to record gameplay lately, and everytime the clip is laggy as hell, but the quality is just fine. if someone could help that would be wonderful. here's the log 05:57:11.704: CPU Name: AMD Ryzen 5 2600 Six-Core Processor 05:57:11.704: CPU Speed: 3400MHz 05:57:11.704...
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    Question / Help In some games records look very laggy

    Hi guys, i'm new on this forum. I decided to look for help here because i noticed a strange thing. I tried to record Fortnite on OBS with these settings:, I looked the record and the quality was really good, same the framerate. In game, when...
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    Question / Help In some games records looks very laggy

    Hi guys, i'm new on this forum. I decided to look for help here because i noticed a strange thing. I tried to record Fortnite on OBS with these settings:, I looked the record and the quality was really good, same the framerate. In game, when...
  9. M

    Question / Help Borderlands 2 HUGE Lagged/Dropped Frames

    Hello everyone! I'm having a problem with recording Borderlands 2. It's been a pain to try and get this damn thing to work. Basically, whenever I record a video of it, I get a huge amount of dropped frames. I have a log attached to it. Basically, I don't know what the hell is going on. Every...
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    Question / Help My game recording lag!

    So when I record myself playing F1 2018 and watch it back, The recording lags and stutters and I'm not sure why My pc can handle it fine when I'm playing, Please could someone help me resolve this.
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    Question / Help Skipped frames due to encoding

    I have been having an issue with recording Rainbow Six Siege. Every time i record it, it has like 60-80% skipped frames and idk whats wrong. I Followed this guys video -
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    Question / Help HIGH PING STREAMING

    Hello, I have a high ping problem when streaming with obs. My internet connection is 150mbps down and 15mbps up. I have 2 monitors. I am streaming one entire monitor which has 7 windows on it that I show in my stream, and also 1 game window on a different monitor (game is assassin's creed...
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    Question / Help FPS drops in OBS without doing anything

    Hey! Hey! Hey! Before I start I'd like to apologize for my english, I'm from germany and I hope you can understand everything! I've been streaming weekly for about a year, and it's always worked, 3 weeks ago I updated my whole computer and downloaded and installed the latest windows updates...
  14. PizzaPeter1998

    Question / Help Laggy Recordings and Stream with V-Sync Enabled

    Hi there, I have found an issue in which only occurs for OBS and not my other capture software and was wandering if there is a solution to this issue. No matter what game I play I have found that if I disable V-Sync in a game OBS gets lagged frames and will skip a large portion of them (10%)...
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    Hi guys, i want to stream APEX but every time i do so even if i have 60 fps in game , no image lost, 60 fps stable in obs that i deactivate origin in game, i started the obs optimization, i put the game in low quality , i tried using x264 or nvenc even new nvenc, add the fps+60 or fps+0...
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    Question / Help Newly built PC, choppy streams

    Just built a new computer recently and while stream testing earlier, video player says it running at 60fps but it looks very laggy. Can be seen here: Specs: Ryzen 7 2700x Asus Prime X470 G. Skill Ripjaws V 16GB 3200mhz Asus Strix 1070 OC Edition...
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    Question / Help OBS Skipping Frames

    So I've been using OBS for over a year but about a few months ago my recordings started becoming really laggy. I've been trying to get the right settings for it but I can't figure it out. I used record competitive minecraft videos (cringe, i know) but the recordings are so hard to watch because...

    Question / Help Turn Off Game Mode (Windows 10 1809 Update)

    Don't need help, just dropping info. TL:DR, Turn off Game Mode. Windows 10 1809 re-enabled Game Mode but gives the user an option to disable it finally. I was curious about it and quite frankly I was astounded how much of an impact it has on OBS performance. Simple test, all I did was turn...
  19. Chris Messier

    Question / Help Monitor Lag when OBS is open

    ***Update*** I have changed my encoding to NVENC and have seen a small improvement. I have also noticed that I don't even have to be streaming to get this problem to occur. It is simply just turning on OBS or Streamlabs OBS that causes the screen lag in the game. I try minimizing it and no...
  20. baskyah

    Question / Help Lagged Frames no matter what...

    So I was using OBS to stream for a while and eventually realized Ive been having a major issue: I get lagged frames a ton they range from 5% to 60%. Any game, any service, any settings. I have tried different bitrates, video qualities, vsync settings, even programs. I actually had to switch from...