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    Question / Help Audio dops and gltiches (audio lag) while recording FIX

    I was using my Windows 10 laptop with OBS to record footage from a camera. I went HDMI out of the camera into an HD Video Capture box going USB 3 into the laptop. For audio I ran an audio cable out of my mixer and into a Behringer Audio box that went USB 2 into the laptop. At first, in OBS, I...
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    Question / Help My desktop audio won't record even though the green bar lights up as if it's being recognized

    This started happening randomly out of nowhere. Everything works okay until I play my recording and realize it's missing any desktop audio. I've tried using default, speakers, and both at once to no avail. The sound mixer shows me that it's recording when there is audio, but it doesn't anything...
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    Bug Report Frozen video in local recordings.

    Hello, I am using the Window Capture method to record a video being played in full screen in Google Chrome. I have often noticed that OBS studio window capture freezes. The output file has frozen video but running audio for this duration. OBS studio resumes recording the video only when I...
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    Question / Help Fixed by self * My desktop audio only records a few times before stopping.

    Usually within just 1-3 records it will stop and not record another one. It will finish once it starts one. The desktop audio bar will go up green as if it's receiving audio, but when I listen or edit the clip there is none. This really messed me up when I recorded three long clips and only the...
  5. M

    Question / Help Weird Background Noise (Update)

    When I am running this particular game called "The Theater", I get a strange audio in the background. It kinda sounds like a wavy frequency of noise. (No I am not joking and trying to scare anyone) I was able to suppress the weird audio a little bit so I can do a full let's play of the game. So...
  6. LeonidMurashov

    Python plugin: edit recording metadata

    Is there any way to edit .mp4 file metadata, which was just recorded? (for example during "stopping" signal) I am interested, in particular, in editing "Creation date".
  7. LeonidMurashov

    Python plugin: getting recording file path?

    I can't find any information about how to get final ".mp4" file path. I know that it should look like that "D:/videos/%CCYY-%MM-%DD %hh-%mm-%ss.mp4" for me. But is there any opportunity to get this info from code? I found something similar for replay buffers. It calls "get_last_replay" from...
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    Question / Help Weird Background Noise When Recording

    So I have been noticing that when I start a recording, I can hear some weird background sounds. I used to have to issue before then it just disappeared and I just ignored it. Now it comes to haunt me again. I would really appreciate the help. ✌ Here is the sample of my recording, my log file...
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    Question / Help Recording in Fullscreen Issue

    Recently Built a new pc i7 9700k RTX 2060 16gig DDR4 I record Minecraft @ 1080p when i go into fullscreen mode while recording, i get a weird stutter that happens even though my in game FPS is always 300-900 I have tried all sorts of bitrate changes, almost everything I could think of. This...
  10. KozRoss

    Question / Help vp9_vaapi video encoder always fails with unclear error message

    I'm trying to record into a webm, using vp9_vaapi for video and libopus for audio. My settings are below: When I hit 'Start Recording', however, I always get the following error: An unspecified error occurred while recording. Failed to open video codec: Invalid argument I've attached the...
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    Question / Help recordings freeze as soon as match loads, audio continues to record.

    I start my recording and its usually pretty choppy to start so ive tried playing with lower setting and I can get it to smooth out a little but not fully... if I load up a match its shows me loading and as i count down to join the match it freezes the video on the loading screen. the audio...
  12. osu assassin

    Question / Help VERY annoying frame drops

    So in the game that I play, it all will run smoothly, 200+ fps on average, until... I start recording. Sometimes the game will be rendered unplayable, leading the recording to have choppy frames sometimes. Also, what are the best settings if I want to record and I use an Nvidia GeForce GTX 1060...
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    Question / Help Settings issue with Audio involving Microphone and Desktop Audio

    At least I think that's how I'd describe the problem? Basically I'm trying to record for a lets play on YT and I'm stuck in a catch 22 where 1. I'm barely audible in comparison to the game/desktop audio. 2. I'm perfectly and clearly audible but the game is extremely quiet or straight up muted...
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    Question / Help Recording is Laggy

    Hello, this was the first time using OBS. I decied to record a video, when i finished i was gonna see the recording, but it was laggy and didn't recorded most of the gameplay. I have Intel core i5-4200u and Intel HD Graphics 4400
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    Question / Help How to get two instances of OBS to record simultaneously?

    So my setup is I have one OBS setup to record my webcam, and another to record my gameplay. Both record beautifully, but the problem is one always starts a second or so after the other, and I would like both to start at the same time. Its not really a problem... but I'm just wondering is this...
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    Question / Help OBS 23.2.1 Recording Intense Dropped Frames

    For the love of god someone just tell me what's wrong. I never had any problems of any kind and then one day a few months back OBS updates and recording is impossible. I have tried auto-configuration wizard to no avail and watched many videos demonstrating settings, but of course they're all...
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    Question / Help Elgato HD60 Pro Frame Stutter

    Hi all, I've been running into an issue with the Elgato HD60 Pro while attempting to record through OBS Studio (latest version). Whenever I use the "Game Capture HD60 Pro (Video) (#01)" helper device, the recorded video has a slight frame stutter every 10-30 seconds. Using the standard "Elgato...
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    OBS Bad Quality

    Hello, I have a pretty good Laptop with a NVIDIA Geforce GTX 1050ti. I'm not getting the recording quality that i want. Which confuses me because I've seen people with graphics cards below mine with higher recording quality. If i increase the bit-rate (I have no idea what this is, all i know is...
  19. Lilcheo

    Question / Help Help With Settings

    So my setup is: Cpu: I5 2400 Ram:8gb Gpu: Asus Gtx 1060 3gb OC edition and i want to record my fortnite game play any Recommendations or Help With My Recording settings
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    Question / Help Help (if possible) for setting up audio "exclusions"

    I'm trying to find a way to make it so that discord is not counted as desktop audio. So that people voice calling me from it can be heard clearly and not be muffled. As my desktop audio is, I messed around for a bit, didn't find anything. Looked for any guides, but didn't notice any. (I admit...