recording choppy

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    Question / Help OBS Studio keeps bugging out

    Recently, my OBS Studio has been bugging out and its getting to the point that I just don't want to associate with this program anymore. I didn't have issues with recording other than the video quality being really bad. I ended up fiddling with the settings and got everything situated, but now...
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    Question / Help Poor recording quality with Nvenc

    Hello, I'm having issues with recording using Nvenc encoder. While I used H.264 My poor performance while gaming is reflected in my recording. I was told Nvenc would help with performance and quality freeing resources from the CPU. My game will run normally but the recording will be a choppy...
  3. Polda18

    Question / Help How to run OBS on BOTH GPUs (Integrated + nVIDIA)

    Hi. I want to record some videos on my computer screen, and since I am using mostly laptop, I am concerned about the performance as well as to make it work. I want to record multiple genres of video tutorials. First being gaming. I am playing some games, one of them being Minecraft. I want to...
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    Question / Help Game FPS is fine but output video is choppy.

    Hello! i have looked through the forums hoping that this question had already been answered, however to no avail. i also have read the forum thread on high CPU usage but nothing has solved my problem. As a side note: I used to be able to record with OBS at 1080p/60 FPS without this choppyness...
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    Question / Help Stuttering Recorded Video

    Hi, I am having some stuttering issues on recording game play. I'm not having any lag or fps drop in game. In order to reduce shuttering, I have to turn on VSync. In Nvidia's Shadowplay I'm not having any issues. I've tried changing every settings possible..But no luck. Please Help... Log file
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    Question / Help Obs recording is choppy

    Hi guys, i really hope you can help me out since ive been dealing with this since i a while and i cant figure out why. I've included the log file from the last time this happened which you can see on this unlisted video on my youtube.
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    Question / Help Camera randomly stops working

    I'm trying to record a video on OBS (camera only), and the camera (Logitech HD Pro Webcam C920) sometimes randomly stops working for some reason (the audio is fine (I only use the webcam's microphone as a back-up, otherwise I use a professional one)). On OBS' preview, when I'm not recording, it...
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    Question / Help Sudden AMD encoding overloaded message?

    Hey everyone, I realize that this may be an issue that is reported frequently, but I have tried nearly every solution that I have found online and none seems to work. This is especially frustrating since this has never happened in the past, only after I have updated my OBS Studio version to...
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    Question / Help Recordings are choppy and laggy - how to fix this?

    I'm trying to record Sims 4 on OBS but the recording are choppy and laggy when my game isn't. Is it my computer? How do I fix this?
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    Question / Help OBS Is laggy with recording

    I have a i7 8700k and a gtx 1080 ti and 16 gigs of ram, I have no clue why obs is recording so badly. Please help!
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    Question / Help Lots of frame loss while recording and streaming

    Good evening all. I'm very new to this so bare with me. I'm looking to stream and record at the same time, but when i do, there is a lot of frame loss during the stream, and waaaay more on the recording. There are multiple sections in the log file where it shows loss of 62%, 16.5%, 16.4%, and...
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    Question / Help Recommended Settings for MY System, issues recording

    hello, I am new to obs and looking to switch over from shadowplay. I've used shadowplay for a long time to record game-play, and it's always come out perfect, but with obs' multiple audio tracks and mic settings, i decided i would switch. However, I have found that the game-play footage comes...
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    Question / Help Please Help/ Recording Issues

    Log File: I really don't know what could be going wrong. I am just trying to record some Rainbow Six Siege with some friends but whenever I record, the videos come out unbearably choppy and laggy. Audio is fine but the quality of the video is...
  14. Crayozo

    Question / Help Choppy/Laggy Recordings

    I have spent the past 5 hours looking up youtube videos on "Best OBS recording settings" and here is my problem. I play most of my games with 200+ fps when I record and when I don't record. It is not my game that is lagging, but the recording itself is extremely laggy and choppy. I have become...
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    Question / Help Lag in recordings, crystal clear on stream

    Hey folks, posted a few days ago about my recordings being super laggy and even skipping full sections of gameplay. I tested my OBS this morning for streaming to my account and it was flawless. My chat cover and banner were working as intended, it was 1080p 60fps with minimum lag. So...
  16. TheHaggardNerd

    Question / Help Game Smooth on Monitor, Choppy in OBS preview + recording: Elgato HD60 Pro

    Hello, Looking for some help in getting buttery smooth recordings through OBS if possible. Log File Here: System specs: Intel - Core i7-8700K 3.7GHz 6-Core Processor OC'd @ 4.3GHz Asus - Prime Z370-A ATX LGA1151 Motherboard G.Skill - Trident Z RGB...
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    Question / Help Game recording extremely choppy.

    Hi, I'm kind of new to this forum here, so I'm not sure if I'm doing this right. When I regularly record my desktop and basic programs with OBS, the output is fine. I've been trying to record GTA:V footage for a few hours now, but no matter what settings I change, the recording always comes out...
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    Question / Help x264 Low CPU Usage, But Choppy Stream!! (TRIED EVERYTHING!!)

    Alright, so I'm trying to do a stream with x264. The CPU stays below 70% at all time, and the GPU around 70-85%, but the output is still super choppy and annoying to watch. I'll include a log, video evidence, and my settings. The game is running at a solid 48 fps (because that's what I capped it...
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    Question / Help Cannot stream and record at same time due to error...

    Whenever I'm streaming and try to record, I get this error: "Starting the output failed. Please check log for details. Note: If you are using the NVENC or AMD encoders make sure your drivers are up to date" Funny thing is, I can't use the NVENC or AMD encoders, so what gives? I was able to...
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    Question / Help OSB Recording Issue on intel hd graphics (Lagging)

    hey can anyone help me plz i want to record games in 720p 60fps im getting 60fps in all my games but on my recording videos its like 30fps my specs : cpu: i7 7700k gpu: intel hd 630 ram: 16gb 3200mhz single chanel thats my OBS settings :