1. KirbTails69

    Mac O.B.S VLC video player playback tearing

    Know any reason why it’s doing this? I just downloaded some videos to re record to correct a aspect ratio issue and yeah...
  2. ezobtera

    How do I do this properly with Zoom on a Mac

    Right now, my audio is not in sync with my audio. I am using NDI Virtual input to feed my OBS video to Zoom. However, my microphone is connected to 3.5mm adapter on my Mac and is set as my Microphone in Zoom. Because of this, the audio is not in sync with the video. How can I do this properly...
  3. C

    Firewire audio interface

    I have a Roland Edirol FA 101 firewire audio interface. I am running OBS on my MacBook pro 2012. I have created an audio input and selected the FA 101 as the Mic input. Although the input is selected as the audio interface I don't get an input signal at all. I get an input signal through my...
  4. S

    Identifying which scene is shown in PREVIEW and which is PROGRAM

    It would be very useful to know what scene is shown in the PREVIEW and PROGRAM windows. In Studio Mode (at least) I'd like to: Use the scene name as part of the panel titles PROGRAM (scene name) and PREVIEW (scene name), and Put red and green boxes around the scene names in the scene list...
  5. S

    Hotkeys Not Working

    On OBS on Mac (10.15.7 19H2 fyi) I tried recording a Minecraft video for my channel but I couldnt pause, unpause, start recording, or stop recording. How do I get them working? (I have the latest version of OBS for mac) I only have a laptop
  6. bobbylyte

    OBS crashing after 10 minutes of recording

    I'm running Mac OS Catalina version: 10.15.7 (19H2) It's a Macbook 16 inch, bought a few months ago, so it's quite new. Here's the crash text Mac displays: Process: obs [2123] Path: /Applications/ Identifier...
  7. M

    Mac : "An encoder error occurred why recording"

    Hello! I am currently working with a client and setting them up with OBS recording function (NO STREAMING). I have done this set up countless times with the same settings and same set up with other clients. Including with my own end as well as my manager and never had this recording issue. Once...
  8. F

    Weird Audio SYNC issues with ATEM Mini

    Audio is way out of sync, but in a non-predictable pattern, making it impossible to sync up using audio delay. Even when the audio source is connected directly to the camera recording the stream (should be perfectly in sync always). Audio is delayed for up to 2-3 seconds, but it's not regular...
  9. T

    Window Capture in OBS26 not working like in OBS25

    Hello, Just downloaded the latest OBS26 to get the native virtual camera. Had a scene set up in OBS25 that captured a sound level meter window from Audio Hijack. Under version 25 this worked perfectly and captured the window whenever it was visible. Under version 26 this window is not...
  10. P

    Can't capture any desktop sound. Help?

    So I've been trying to capture some Spotify or YouTube music but the configuration only has the ''disabled'' option. I can only change Mic/Auxiliary audio but, you know, I want to record my desktop's sound. I added a screenshot of my settings. I have macOS Catalina 10.15.7. Thx
  11. C

    Mac Hardware Encoder Doesn’t Respect Bitrate Limit

    Hi, I’m on the latest build and I’m having trouble getting consistent nitrates using the Mac Hardware Encoder. I’ve limited the bitrate to 2800kbps, but it’s still regularly spiking to over 6000kbps. I know this particular encoder has been troublesome in the past, but I need to use it on an...
  12. D

    Audio doubling with external mic + direct monitoring headphones

    Hi. I'm using OBS 25.0.8 on a Mac. I am using a Samson Q2U going into my Mac via a USB cable, and I've got headphones plugged directly into the SamsonQ2U. I am able to record properly, audio sounds great. But at all times I have doubled audio in my monitoring headphones. Hoping someone can help...
  13. H

    mac slows down with obs, the streaming screen lags on twitch reallll bad

    so whenever i have obs open, whether im streaming or not, it lags down my laptop way too much, that its nearly hard to function. another problem is that i usually connect my phone to my laptop, then show that screen on quicktime, which i connect to obs, which will be streamed to twitch. this...
  14. A

    Captured app freezes

    Having some problems with streaming. The camera video is totally fine as well as the audio. The problem is window capture - it freezes and is shown not smoothly, but in leaps. The captured app is Notion.Tried to play with settings - never gets better. It also doesn't depend on whether I'm live...
  15. R

    Help with VST2 on Mac OBS

    I am very new to using OBS, however, I have background in audio work. I was looking to use a VST2 plugin to add reverb to my Mic, however, when I click add filter, it prompts me to choose a filter type. On PC I usually can see a VST 2.x type, however, this does not appear on my MacBook Air...
  16. M

    Help wanted: OBS "about" menu hijacked by plugin

    There's a strange glitch happening with OBS for Mac when it's compiled with the famous StreamFX plugin. Basically, the about menu option of the plugin hijacks the OBS about menu on macOS. While most likely not an issue with OBS for Mac, we're looking for mac developers who'd like to take a look...
  17. D

    Avermedia C875 OBS Mac

    Hi, I have an Avermedia C875 that my Macbook Pro (High Sierra 10.13.6) recognizes in the application RecCentral. BUT OBS does not recognize the Avermedia. I mean when I want to had a video source, OBS only recognizes my webcam, but not the video coming from my Switch or any console. Please help!
  18. QdBmc

    NDI Mac to PC

    Here is the situation: I have a mbp and a pc ,both have the latest obs, NDI plugin, and NDI runtime installed, as well as the NDI 4 Tools. I was to use OBS on the mbp as an NDI source. NDI is configured on the tools menu of OBS on the mbp and sending correctly. Now comes the tricky part. On the...
  19. H

    Dual Mac OBS NDI Stutter/Lag Audio/Visual Issue

    Hey team, I've hit a wall recently in my attempts to troubleshoot this problem. I'm getting really weird and random audio and visual glitches every now and then, no clear pattern or anything to them. Basically some of the visual stuff might freeze temporarily and other times it's audio that...
  20. S


    I’ve never had many issues with OBS and my (older) Mac but most recently I purchased a brand new MacBook Pro and OBS is now basically unusable. I’m not computer savvy but I believe it’s an encoding issue. OBS is reporting a 95% frame drop and basically makes my streams unwatchable and...