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    Bug Report Capture Cursor box has disappeared (Answered)

    Hey everybody, this is for anyone wondering where the Capture Cursor box has gone while using a "Window Capture" source.
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    Question / Help Microphone Not Working.. :(

    So, I've recorded a ton of videos and all of a sudden my in-built mic stopped recording in OBS. Works everywhere else. Tried re-installing, switching to default, switching to the actual "microphone", etc... Here's the log. Monitor is off. Track 1 is selected. Any help would be great...
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    Question / Help Replay Buffer Autostart / Hotkey

    Hey everyone, is there a way to have OBS start the replay buffer when it's started or is there a chance to set a hot key to start the replay buffer? All I can find is a hotkey to save the buffer but it's odd to have to activate it manually all the time (most of the time I just forget it and the...
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    Question / Help Destiny 2 - Insane Frame-Drop in Game when OBS is Running

    Hello everyone ! I have this problem for almost 3 months and I still haven't found a solution to the point where I stopped streaming the game... Since the game changed platform and moved to Steam. When I try to play it with OBS set to a scene with a display capture (the only way to stream...
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    Question / Help My OBS crashed and my twitch chat window and stream title changer won't appear anymore.

    How do i set up these things again? I got them automatically when i first connected twitch to it.
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    Question / Help Unable to record and monitor elgato sound without it going out to desktop audio

    I have the elgato hd60 pro and I want to record the audio for it on my main stream and also output the audio to a seperate audio file for recording. I also want to listen to the elgato while streaming so I can hear the gameplay as im playing the game. I of course decided to choose monitor only...
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    Question / Help Updated OBS and My Streams Goes From 0KBPS Back To Normal Consistently.

    i recently updated to the recent OBS studio, since then i have done my first stream and i was unable to stream due to my stream going from 0kbps back to my normal set 2900kbps. It kept doing this over and over again to where i had to end the stream three times. Im not quite tech savvy so i...
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    Question / Help Could this mini PC handle OBS?

    Basically long story short my computer broke. Don't want to invest to fix it now so a small term solution would be to find something like this to use as my OBS pc. Would not use it for anything but streaming and in the future maybe a plex server. Question is would this be ok...
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    Question / Help Hey,I have a problem with OBS.

    My mic was working before,but now,my mic isn't working,any advice?
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    Question / Help Can't open video

    Hi. I recorded a testing video since this is my first time using this, and when I try to open the video, it can't open. I'm on a laptop, too.
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    Question / Help How to get loots to read out donation?

    Anyone here that has used streamlabs obs and used loots know how to set it up so it reads the message outloud?
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    Question / Help OBS encoder overloaded with newly upgraded PC.

    just been trying to stream to test out how my new pc runs. My old PC was very bad in comparison to my new one and my old pc had problems running games but it could stream okay-ish. My new PC has no problems with running games whatsoever but for some reason the encoder is always overloaded and...
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    Question / Help Nvenc or x264?

    Im getting a pc with a ryzen 5 2600 and a gtx 1660. Which should i use the new nvenc or x264. I will be at 1500kbps upload and it will be at 720p.
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    Question / Help Optimal 720p stream settings?

    The pc im going to be making has a ryzen 5 2600x. gtx 1660. 16gb 3000mhz ram. Im wanting to stream 720 p either 60 or 30 fps. i get 2 or 3 upload speed usually. What settings are the best for best stream quality and for best playing quality
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    Question / Help My Video Recording Is very Laggy

    Everytime i record with obs i end up getting a laggy video and the frames are very bad even tough my game runs above 60 fps. I am new to obs and i would like some help. Here are the logs I have a Nvidia Geforce 1060 Intel Core i7-8750H CPU @ 2.20 GHz...
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    Question / Help Screen capture black screen - changed GPU from nvidia to intel, still not working

    Getting the screen capture black screen from obs running on nvidia, but when I change nvidia settings to run obs on intel the program still launches with nvidia (from what I can see in the logs). I can't seem to find anything pointing me in the right direction. What am I missing? Log file...
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    Question / Help Stream is grainy and not the best quality

    My stream is grainy and not the best quality it could be it might not be that bad, but I want to get the most out of OBS My stream vod: Log: Any help would be appreciated Edit: FIXED i went to reddit and...
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    Question / Help How to immediately delete last recording and where is the pause feature and shortcuts?

    Hi, I need help for basic features that I miss in OBS I am doing a lot of takes (recordings of the same scene) for some review videos and often I do mistakes and want to immediately delete the last take and re-record a new one. It is very time consuming to always open up the recording folder...
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    Question / Help My stream is choppy/laggy. Just started having this Problem

    Hey guys I wanted to stream so my friend could check out this game I'm playing but out of no where it just started being laggy and choppy. Be in mind I had previously streamed this game before and it was fine but now its just so outrageously choppy. My Specs: I7-7700K, ASUS GTX 1080TI OC 11G...
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    Question / Help My OBS don't record sound

    Hello I have a little problem, my OBS don't want to record sound from game, although it does record screen. I'm new at useing OBS but I read though few tutorials and check some videos, made some basic settings. Still can't figure out what is wrong. (All I'm aiming to is record game with sound...