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    Question / Help OBS Won't Open / Crashes While Opening

    I literally have only been using OBS for a day before this. I worked with it all night getting things set up and testing streams and it was working great. I go to open it today and all of the sudden it bounces around in the task bar for a little bit, my FaceTime camera lights up, then it...
  2. M

    Question / Help Window capture FaceTime

    I have Catalina on Mac, and am trying to get my FaceTime to connect with OBS. When I go to window capture it’s not there. If I click show windows with empty names favetime (null) shows up. If I click it, it still doesn’t go into OBS. Someone please help!!!
  3. jamesjam101

    Question / Help OBS 25.0.8 opens then disappears and but webcam is still on

    I am running 13inch MacBook-Pro with Catalina 10.15.4 when I try to open OBS 25.0.8 it opens then disappears and but the webcam is still on. I have tried a fresh reinstall and using an older version as it had previously worked for me.
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    Question / Help Issues when adding RTMP source

    Im new to OBS and having problem to add RTMP as source in OBS on my Mac. The setup i need is 3 sources, all of them is a iPhone/iPad on 4G with RTMP compatible camera apps installed as input into my OBS so i can switch between them when they interview people at different locations. I have an...
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    Question / Help Getting very laggy playback

    Heylo, So I am trying to record Minecraft with OBS and sometimes it can get extremely laggy, not all the time, but sometimes. Sometimes I have had it when 99.8% of the frames have been drawn (I saw this from the log). I am using a 2017 Macbook Pro, and I don't think it should be too strenuous...
  6. tbutler

    Question / Help OBS Lower Thirds

    I’m trying to figure out a good way to have lower third graphics that show the speaker’s name, etc., ideally in a way that I could store a list of expected speakers, but quickly generate a new one if needed. I saw someone just put together such a thing, but it apparently works only on OBS for...
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    Question / Help New update & Start Streaming= Crash. Start Recording=Crash.

    Hello, I'm 7 wks new to obs and streaming in general... up til now its been pretty straightforward (thank you Youtubers) but I updated OBS on Wednesday 4/22 and since then, everytime I start streaming or start recording it immediately poofs. Totally crashes. Please help! (in layman's terms) Mac...
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    Bug Report 25.0.7 CRASH startup Sierra

    I just updated to 25.0.7 and now OBS crashes systematically on startup I tried rebooting doesn't solve it) My mac runs Sierra (10.12.6) Any thoughts? Will try to find the previous installer in the meantime. Thanks ! Julien
  9. M

    Question / Help Help! Can't hear/monitor audio from OBS on speakers or headphones

    Hi everyone! New to the forum. Using OBS to run a streamed music festival next week. I've been able to set up everything perfectly except for one very essential feature - being able to monitor audio within OBS. I've just recently installed Audio Hijack and Loopback to route audio into OBS...
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    Question / Help HDMI capture device options for a USB 2 & thunderbolt only mac

    Hey there, Noob alert. I am trying to work out how to capture the clean 1080p30 HDMI output from my Nikon D7200 with my iMac; mid 2011 2.5 GHz i5 (quad core) running MacOS Sierra 10.12.6 (& OBS 24.0.6). My mac has only USB 2 ports and a Thunderbolt 1 port. My research indicates that all the...
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    Question / Help MAC - no desktop audio

    Hi all, I am using a MBPro with 10.14.6. I try to only capture the screen with the audio from the video/screen with no voice from my side. In the overall audio settings I get the list with the various "devices" including desktop-audio and desktop-audio2. I assume these are the ones I have to...
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    Question / Help Cant record my screen on Display Capture

    I dont know why but the device on display capture dont show to me and when i try to use all stays black. Anyone knows how to solve this problem? i am using Mac mini 2011 (High Sierra 10.13.6), Video Graphics: AMD Radeon HC 6620M 256 MB Here's a picture of my problem:
  13. sudden_movements

    Question / Help Screen black on Twitch but not OBS, common causes not the issue

    Hello, I'm having trouble getting streaming with OBS to work. Everything is black in my Twitch stream using the Twitch app and Safari on both my phone and my wife's phone, but we can see other people's streams just fine. I figured out the Audio MIDI setup to define a new Multi-Output Device...
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    Question / Help OBS not working. "OBS quit unexpectedly"

    I have a mac, with MAC Os version 10.11.6. I installed OBS two weeks ago successfully and have used it for a few streaming services. But when I tried to get Propresenter to link to OBS, somehow OBS has stopped working. I think the last thing I did on OBS before it crashed was run an...
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    Question / Help NDI Output Settings Not Showing Up Under Tools In OBS

    Hello, I am new to OBS and streaming. I have recently downloaded OBS and learned about NDI for streaming off of one computer and using the other computer for the bulk of my processing. I recently installed the latest version of OBS with no problems. I then installed the 4.7.1 NDI with the 4.0+...
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    Question / Help Ndi not working with mac os 10.11.6

    HI all I am using a Mid 2009 macbook pro with OS El Capitan 10.11.6 After some weeks of using OBS with no problem I installed the NDI plug in and it crashed every time I tried to add a new source. I unstilled NDI plug in and OBS works fine now except but a Ndi Runtime not found message I get...
  17. Janisse Foresti

    Question / Help Black Screen when using Skype or Zoom

    Well I have just exhausted all of the Youtube Video helps. I downloaded the OBS Software to my MacBook Pro 15 inch. I have attached a Logitech 4K Pro Webcam and I have Blue Yeti Microphone. When I look at the OBS software, it shows a beautiful video or me in the screeN and it looks perfect...
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    Question / Help Ethernet connection as a source

    Hi there, I want to stream a live video from my Sony PWX-X70 camcorder to OBS on my mac and live stream the footage from there to Youtube. The camcorder has an ethernet port and so I connected it to my mac using a CAT-7 ethernet cable. However, neither OBS nor any other software (like VLC)...
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    Question / Help OBS NDI - Crashes Upon Selecting Source - Mac High Sierra

    Posted this in thread: https://obsproject.com/forum/threads/obs-crashing-on-startup-on-high-sierra-10-13-6.116538/ but realized that is describing a crash on startup, whereas my OBS is crashing upon selecting source for NDI. 'I am having similar issues, but none of these fixes worked. Launching...
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    Question / Help Record screen on Mac Mini

    I wanna start to stream some video for e-learning 'cause the schools 'still closed in Italy. I want to record the screen on my computer, the 2012's mac mini with catalina. Unfortunately when i select "record screen" obs gives to me a black screen with no options. Can you help me to fix this...
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