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    Mac CPU/GPU/memory usage that is safe enough to stream up to 2 hours?

    Hello, I'm a noob in OBS and I'm trying to stream a personal event using OBS. I'm not so sure if my mac can sustain streaming up to 2 hours. I wonder if anyone here can judge it based on specs/usage report below. Streaming setting Platform: A zoom meeting with 1080p HD, expecting more than...
  2. 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...
  3. Bombastic

    Hotkeys don't work globally

    I've set up hotkeys to switch scenes, but I've just noticed that while I'm on any other application, my scenes aren't switching via hotkeys. Any ideas on how to fix for this? OBS version: 25.0.8 OS: Mojave Device: Macbook Air Hotkeys: Start/End Stream: Fn + F1 "Screen" Scene: Fn + F2...
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    My 3.0 USB capture card won't show up even if selected in OBS

    When I plug in my capture card, select it as a device I do not see it show up like in the instructions. I was wondering if i was doing something wrong or if I had just wasted a lot of money on the wrong product. If you can help me please respond. Thanks! log file...
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    Catalina 10.15.2 - OBS crashes when moving to second monitor

    So I work for a College TV studio, where we use OBS for streaming, recording, conference calls, etc. Our main computer is running MacOS Catalina 10.15.2 and has a dual monitor setup. It always opens on the left monitor, but whenever I try to move it to the right monitor it crashes immediately...
  6. K

    Sound ruins after running OBS on Mac

    Good Evening, I have an iMac (HighSierra) and a Bose NC 700 headset connected. Just installed Black Hole to let OBS simultaneously capture computer music and my speaking on the mic. It works quite well. Problem is each time I start OBS it just ruins the quality of music, physically switching...
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    Troubleshooting streaming League of Legends on OSX Mojave

    Hi OBS community, I can't for the life of me figure out how to get OBS set up to stream league of legends, and to date, no walkthrough/how-to/tutorial has illuminated this process for me. Many of the results for 'How to set up OBS to stream league on windows/OSX' are years old, and they don't...
  8. M

    mac Excel dropdown list not recorded

    Hi All, On OBS last version for Mac, when window capturing an Excel file and clicking a dropdown list, this dropdown list does not appear in the recording... I'm stuck doing the video because of this right now... tried different files... it's the same problem Log File Let me know Thanks M
  9. S

    [Guide] How to fix OBS not showing up in "Screen Recording" permission tab

    I hope this guide can help you for OBS not showing up in the System Preference -> Security & Privacy -> Privacy -> Screen Recording. The problem might be caused by "System Integrity Protection" being disabled in your computer. In order to enable it, you can check out this guide...
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    Download link for Mac OBS 25.0.4?

    Hi there, I have a mac OS of 10.12 and from the github notes, it says that the OBS 25.0.4 version is the last working version with the OS that I have but all of the download links on github shown are for windows. Is there a way I can get the dmg download link for mac OBS 25.0.4? Thanks! -Brian
  11. carlosferrari

    OBS bug with OSX and Apple hardware h264.

    Hi. There is a bug I'v reported on this thread https://github.com/obsproject/obs-studio/issues/2760#issuecomment-653662038 about wrong FPS being recorded when using Apple Hardware h264. It seems that there is no activity on this issue and I need to start recording on 24fps for my online...
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    iPhone Audio Issues

    Hey, so I stream Call of Duty: Mobile from my iPhone 7 Plus through OBS on my Macbook Pro 2016, I normally stream via cable through the "Video Capture Device" setting. I understand that OBS reads the iPhone as a webcam w/o a mic. Is there a way around this? Because when I stream, there's no...
  13. D

    Switching Dj Controllers - No Audio

    Hello all, I have been using OBS since March with a Pioneer DDJ-SX with no issues. I recently bought a brand new controller (DDJ-SZ2) and when I did my first live stream with this new controller the audio on the OBS was not working (I noticed after, that I had the AUDIO settings set for the...
  14. K

    iPhone -> Mac -> Facebook Lag

    System: MacBook Pro and IPhone 8+ Software: OBS streamlabs, QuickTime player, 5k airplay mirroring app, ML:BB, Facebook. Procedure followed: 1. Connect phone to iPhone cable by plugging cable into phone lightning connected port, and then connecting the USB end to the computer. 2. Open up...
  15. S

    Mac: Missing "Connect Account" button for Twitch !

    Hello everyone, I am on macbook pro trying to connect to Twitch. I downloaded OBS Studio (25.0.8) yesterday (first time user) and there is no "connect account" button for Twitch. I want to connect that way instead of putting in the stream key so that i can add the Chat box, which i understand...
  16. V

    Scarlett 2i2 Audio drop

    Hello Everyone, I am new to this forum and OBS. I recently purchased a Scarlett 2i2 for recording interviews on my Macbook Pro 15 inch (2018) model. Everytime in the middle of a record the audio incoming from my scarlett just stops. Although the Scarlett is still connected and a=passing audio...
  17. chandlergrace

    OBS Crashing on Catalina/iMac Pro

    I am new to OBS and I have tried adjusting settings based on recommendations that I have found, but I am concerned that something else my be at play here. Typically OBS will run without issue for up to two hours prior to "going live". Typically after I have switched the scene to the Live scene...
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    How to display my desktop/workflow on a single display (MacBook Pro)

    Hi - I'm trying to do something where I stream what I'm working on - it could be Photoshop and Illustrator, for example. All I have is my MacBook Pro, and I can't figure out how to do a display or window capture that works where the screen isn't going to infinity or I'm stuck with only one...
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    My window doesn't fit inside OBS - they're both the same size, but a portion of the window is cut off.

    I was setting up OBS to record Minecraft (using Badlion) - I custom-set the resolution of Badlion to 2048x1152 (because I have a MacBook Pro 16" running BootCamp), which fits perfectly into my screen, with the remaining 1/10th of the vertical screen used for the title bar and task bar. Here's my...
  20. kidrocybro

    SOUND Monitor On

    So I have been streaming for a few months. On my live shows I have been given suggestions from the audience that I should use sound effects. I've watched videos on how to add sound effects to my OBS set up. It basically has me clicking the little "eye" in the sources pane to activate and...
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