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    Tesla K80 for streaming

    I am currently running a 2 pc setup for my stream. The streaming PC is a Dell Precision 3610 running an Intel Xeon E5-1650 v2 @ 3.50 GHz, with an AMD FirePro W5000 as my current graphics adapter and an external capture card to get video from the gaming pc. What I want to know is if adding a...
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    Using Nvidia AV1 encoder throws a "starting the output failed" error.

    I recently purchased an RTX 40-series GPU, and am trying to use the Nvidia AV1 encoder for local recordings. It doesn't work, though, and I'm not sure why. It tells me to make sure my GPU drivers are up to date, and they are. If I use Nvidia HVEC, it works fine. I do have the Vertical OBS...
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    NVENC error

    Since I have uninstalled Geforce Experience a couple of days ago I get this error whenever I want to record in HEVC. Recording in h.264 works fine with the NVENC encoder
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    encoder nvidia nvenc h.264 (ffmpeg) is taking too long to encode

    https://obsproject.com/logs/FlNHOSVAF6Qmrk5B Hi, I've searched everywhere for something to help me with this error. I'll be streaming and my stream starts freezing and after some time it just shuts down and ends the stream. First it was just stuttering now it went on to fully stopping stream...
  5. V3ptur

    OBS Crashing PC On Startup (Loses Monitor Signal & Restarts)

    Problem: When starting OBS my PC crashes and restarts or doesn't show display on both monitors. Can take a few seconds of the application fully running to then crash my PC The crash causes both displays to go black in which they have no signal from the PC In some cases once OBS is launched it...
  6. Guy_Emu

    Nvidia audio SDK break OBS and cause crashing

    updated the audio SDK from this website like OBS asked for in the audio filters menu. https://www.nvidia.com/en-eu/geforce/broadcasting/broadcast-sdk/resources/ I downloaded the 30 series version since that's my GPU, then when I launched OBS both my monitors would turn on and off every few...
  7. tanokgamer

    OBS crashes camera and closing the app

    With the last update, the app get crashed when I tried close it. The same happens when I tried to choose my camera and the app didn't respond. Is NVIDIA Codec issue again or OBS last update? I tried to re-install the app and its behaviour is the same.
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    Display capture - can't change monitor

    Problem description Changing the display in display capture does nothing. It still captures my secondary monitor even if I choose my primary monitor. I've tried a clean install of OBS, same result. This setup was working perfectly fine in OBS 28. Monitor setup Primary: LG 42" OLED (4k)...
  9. xrodgttv

    OBS Studio Crash when the game is minimized/maximized

    Hello there, I've been struggling with some of the errors (not the OBS in particular) when streaming with OBS Studio. I upgraded my PC recently with a new GPU and CPU. Recently I've been experiencing OBS and Game crashing with some Directx11 error, I wasn't able to capture something like...
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    NEVC Error: get_encoded_packet: nv.nvEncLockBitstream

    Log: https://obsproject.com/logs/FBZ2v-RCw5X0x7DK It seems like I get an encoder error whenever I try to record a game. I'm on windows 11 and the OBS beta branch, I downloaded OBS through steam. Full Error: Settings:
  11. joulinara

    OBS crashing camera properties (NVIDIA graphics drivers)

    Hello dear gamers, The new NVIDIA graphics card drivers, version 526.86 "Game Ready" and newer, have a known issue that causes OBS Studio to hang when using a Video Capture Device source. Revert to the most recent "Studio" drivers and avoid updating until the next "Studio" driver comes out. The...
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    Bad Image Quality (w/ Log)

    I used the wizard and tweaked some settings, I have a Ryzen 2700x with an RTX 3060, and 16 gigs of RAM. It has slightly bad image quality in Overwatch 2, I did render it in 1080p, but it looked better when I was playing the game. Here is the log file: https://obsproject.com/logs/vlLw0sjWqIo7jBal...
  13. szkupek

    OBS crash with Avermedia Live Streamer BU113

    Hello Recently I bought mentioned Avermedia BU113 and try streaming. Unfortunately without success, obs constantly crashes after switching between scenes, ramdomly while streaming and I can do nothing with it. Earlier I streamed with DroidCam OBS plugin which allow to make webcam from my phone...
  14. S

    NVENC not working with Quadro K5000

    Hello, this is my first time trying to make OBS working for recording videos from a webcam on a new pc. PC Specs: CPU Intel Xeon 2.6Ghz NVIDIA Quadro K5000 32GB ram SSD 500GB My CG drivers are updated and, for what i learned from Google, the card should support NVENC even if it's one of the...
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    How can i devide scene rendering between diffirent GPUs?

    I have 2x GTX 690 units in my video server. I have alredy configured my setup to encode multiple copyes of OBS (different streams on different GPUs with NVENC, but i need to spread scene rendering load also, so i can have more room to handle more simultaneous streams. I saw an option in...
  16. H

    Adding or Modifying Video Capture Device causes crash

    Hi, I'm currently trying to help my friend troubleshoot an issue he has been having specific to the new NVIDIA drivers since 526.47 and the new 526.86. I haven't seen too many people with similar issues so I figured I would ask here to see if anyone else has experienced this issue or has a...
  17. insider22

    OBS Pause/Unpause No Longer Working v 28.0.1

    When I click the "Pause" icon during a recording and then unpause it again OBS stops recording but does not fully crash. I can then record again. However I can no longer pause recordings which for me is a no go. Error message: Encoder NVIDIA NVENC H.264 (FFmpeg) is taking too long to encode...
  18. M

    Failed To Open or use nvidia with obs

    Hi , when i use obs i found many encoders when i use sofware x264 i got a big size file and low quality and low colors with low FPS on windows everything is different , i have AMD graphic and NVIDIA RTX 2080 when i choose NVENC encoder i got error Failed to open NVENC codec unknown error...
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    How can i change or choose GPU for 3D Acceleration for OBS?

    Hardware Setup: 2x Xeon X5680 2x GTX 690 (in Windows they are recognized as 4 diffirent GPUs, from #0 to #3) I need 16 copies of OBS running simultaneously. I've made 16 different .exe copies of OBS for this propose. Each of them strats by '.bat " file with defined Scene and Profile. Every 4...
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    OBS shows black screen when trying to capture Minecraft

    So I tried capturing Minecraft in obs and I keep getting a black screen. I tried the following: - Select high performance for both obs, java and javaw in graphics setting - Set power plan to high performance in the control panel - Set power management mode to high performance in the nvidia...