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    New to OBS, and OBS keeps crashing!

    So I've been having a hard time trying to figure out how to set everything up and I've slowly started to get the hang of it, that is until OBS decided to either crash/freeze whenever I stop recording and also keep recording even though I've stopped recording a.k.a. "stopping recoding". Here's...
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    Randomly stops recording, doesnt save.

    I'm new to OBS and have had this problem every time I've tried to record with it. I will hit record, check that it's capturing my game (ts4) and then play the game. After playing for a couple of hours, I come back, and it's not recording, there's no indication of why it stopped or when, and the...
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    "Failed to open NVENC codec: Function not implented" issue, pls help

    hi im not a massive cmputer guy so i have no clue what is happening. im trying to record my screen for a school project, however, when i give it a scene to record and press start recording it says "Failed to open NVENC codec: Function not implented: make sure your drivers are up to date." i have...
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    New To Recording/Editing Need Help With OBS

    Im pretty new to recording gameplay, last time I did I used fraps back in the late 2000's so OBS is quite new. I was recording gameplay for Mount & Blade Bannerlord but ran into issues in recording early on. I noticed that when playing it back in the media player it was choppy and laggy, however...
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    Question / Help No audio at all

    So I’m new to streaming, I am using an Xbox for gaming with a Razer ripsaw as my capture device and have obs studios running for streaming, I’m not able to get game audio or headset/mic and party audio (astro a40 pro with mixer) into obs but I’m able to hear through headset, if more info is...
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    Question / Help "Make sure your drivers are updated" error

    Hi, i just bought a brand new pc with a gtx 1050ti 4gb graphic card. i wanted to test recording with it but sadly theres an message popping of on my screen to try to update my drives when they are 100% updated. This is the log of the last error message:
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    Question / Help Issues Capturing 4:3 Windows

    I'm trying to set up OBS for some retro streaming and it won't properly capture any 4:3 windows. No matter what I do, I can't resize the display to get rid of those black bars around the sides. FCUEX, Kega Fusion, Turbo Engine 16, and Cave Story all have this problem, but for whatever reason...
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    Question / Help Lag

    When playing, I like to have high frames to keep up with my refresh rate(240hz), although when I am on OBS and I have any more than 60 FPS my OBS and stream lag like crazy. Is there a way to fix this? Or do have to play a 60 FPS?
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    No Sources Box

    I am new to PC as well as OBS, and i want to start streaming and I looked up a few YouTube videos on OBS and how to set it up, and every video I watched had the sources box in it. I also wanted to mute out the Xbox app so my friends wouldn't hear themselves if I was talking to them and they...
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    Question / Help Having problems with desktop audio PLEASE HELP

    I'm trying to record my d&d sessions using obs. The audio for my mic is fine but I'm having a hard time trying to figure out how to record my players. I keep trying different things to adjust the audio,but nothing seems to be working. It doesn't pick up any other sounds. No music, no vices. It...
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    Question / Help Help, I don't know how to save clips!

    Hello, I am still really new to this software, and i'm not sure how to save clips, like .mp4, and flv. I took about an hour trying to find out how to save the videos to my hard drive. Log File: Thanks, MyCatBushpie
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    Question / Help Recorded a video in obs, game audio works on all platforms but voice recording only seems to play in windows media player

    Recorded a video in obs, game audio works on all platforms but voice recording only seems to play in windows media player. I am new to obs so I'm still learning, I followed a youtube tutorial to set things up but after uploading it to youtube there is only game audio and none from my microphone...