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  1. sotrh

    Bug Report "Failed to open NVENC" trying to record in 800x450

    I've also tried 800x600. It works fine at native resolutions. I'm using nvidia-driver-435 (Version 435.21-0ubuntu0.18.04.2). I've linked the latest log file, but I'll paste the relevant lines here.
  2. L

    Question / Help [FIXED] Weird Flickering When Screen Capturing

    I'm using Linux Mint Cinnamon 19.1. Yesterday I rewatched my Twitch livestream and noticed an incredibly ugly flickering bar sweeping across my screen. It is very distracting and I would like to resolve the issue. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jDIZKmWXqUE The issue only happens whenever I...
  3. OtterGauze

    Question / Help XComposite and Source Engine Games

    (This post is a direct copy/paste of a post I made in the Linux Mint forums about a month ago that came to no avail, aside from changes to my screenfetch) This has been one of the only major problems I've encountered on my switch to Linux. Overall, everything else has gone swimmingly, and I'm...
  4. sotrh

    Bug Report Black Screen in 2019 (Version 23.1, Linux Mint 19.0, GTX 940M and GTX 1060)

    I've been looking at making some dev streams using OBS, but I haven't been having much luck. I tried on my laptop which is an Acer Aspire with a builtin GEFORCE 940M, and on my desktop which is a TS140 with a GTX 1060. Both computers run Linux Mint 19.0, have up to date Nvidia drivers (390 in...
  5. C

    Question / Help My screen recordings have scratchy black bars

    Hello, I am running OBS on Linux Mint 19 with the following specs: Intel core i7 (2018) 240GB Sandisk SSD Asus GeForce GTX 1050ti GPU 16GB RAM I would think that my system is hefty enough to allow me to take screen recordings in 1080p with no problem. However, the videos recorded have these...
  6. drpeppercan

    Question / Help How to add a yellow circle to my mouse cursor?

    You know, it's to help the viewer focusing on where the cursor is on the screen. I didn't have much luck searching this :( Thanks
  7. patomack

    Question / Help OBS NVENC Issues

    Hello all, I have been through quite a few threads on this issue and decided to reach out for some help. Problem: When trying to use nvenc in obs to record local video, I get the following error: Starting the output failed. Please check the log for details. Note: If you are using the NVENC...
  8. buckettraveler

    Question / Help Linux Mint built in mic on notebook doesn't show up on audio settings

    I swear I had this set up once. I record audio on an external device but I need a mic on my notbook to sync the audio. When I went to use it today my mic wasn't visable. I'm just using the mic input on the side of my notebook and it works find, I can open sound preferences on in Linux and it...
  9. S

    Bug Report OBS Unable to capture desktop properly

    OBS has some glitching going on when capturing the Desktop space on Linux, it'll flicker the image to whatever's behind a window, ie; Desktop's background image, instead of capturing a clean state of the entire desktop without flickering whenever things are moving around on screen either in the...
  10. L

    Question / Help NVENC Error

    Hello there! Whenever I press "Start Recording" on OBS, I'm prompted with the following message: Recording works just fine while using the x264 encoder. I'm using Linux Mint 19 Xfce and the Driver Manager application says that my drivers are up-to-date. I have the GeForce GT 1030 and my driver...
  11. L

    Bug Report OBS Fails to Start due to not being able to find QT plugin "XCB"

    Hello! I was about to record a video for upload to YouTube, but when I went to start OBS, it didn't do anything. I attempted to launch OBS with a terminal, which gave this error: This application failed to start because it could not find or load the Qt platform plugin "xcb". Reinstalling the...
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