1. H

    Stream media source shows up in settings window, not in preview/program monitor

    Hi there, I am setting up a stream with a total of four participants - me locally, and the three others are actually running OBS locally, streaming to me across the internet. I have set up an nginx+rtmp server using Docker locally. Firewall ok. I can stream to it both using the local IP on my...
  2. S

    RTMP sources have significant delay

    Using OBS with 3 Hikvision ip cameras. All of them can show realtime video (up to 100ms delay at most) in Internet Explorer, however OBS captures video from these RTMP sources with various delays (current version, 25.0.8 has 1200ms, earlier versions varied between 350ms and 1100ms, all of them...
  3. M

    Media Source Audio Crashing RTMP source

    I'm encountering serious issues with RTMP audio when switching scenes. The audio glitches out or stops completely sometimes when switching to a scene with an RTMP Media Source. I've found that hiding the visibility doesn't always fix the issue and I'm usually forced to remove the source...
  4. Kopiás Csaba


    Hey all! In the past months I've researched quite a lot of stuff around broadcasting with OBS, and I have tried quite a lot of things out. I decided to compile them into a documentation repository, along with my scripts and resources that I have created too. Are you intrested in creating an...
  5. Dapperstache

    Question / Help RMTP send errors 10054, 10038

    I tried the suggestions: -changing servers Tried several different servers on restream and a couple on twitch. -Try lowering bitrate 6000-8000. Hypothetically, I could stream in 4k, given that I have Google Fiber, but Twitch obviously caps this. -Don't stream over wireless I don't. Try another...
  6. T

    Question / Help Issues when adding RTMP source

    Im new to OBS and having problem to add RTMP as source in OBS on my Mac. The setup i need is 3 sources, all of them is a iPhone/iPad on 4G with RTMP compatible camera apps installed as input into my OBS so i can switch between them when they interview people at different locations. I have an...
  7. M

    OBS Studio: Stream to multiple platforms or channels at once

    UPD 17 Mar 2021: Now that the amazing SoraYuki published their obs-multi-rtmp plugin, you probably don't need this guide anymore, as the plugin is a lot easier to use. Like, a lot easier. But if you need FFmpeg filters, or you need to output at different frame rates, keep reading. Before you...
  8. dististik

    Question / Help RTMP send error 10054 over USB tether

    I have an odd issue I don't quite understand happening with OBS. When I try to stream over a tether to my phone via USB, the stream will be fine for a short time and then suddenly disconnect. After stopping the stream my phone's USB cable disconnects then reconnects. I know this is an issue with...
  9. Thomas1234

    Bug Report OBS failed to connect to server with custom LB and RTMP

    We have built customer LB in front of our RTMP server, whenever user start streaming from OBS tool this LB will create new VM for him and allow the user to Stream. Right now our custom LB is taking 40 seconds time to spin up the RTMP server. Since LB is taking 40 seconds, the OBS tool is giving...
  10. B

    Question / Help Streaming from VLC application into OBS?

    I would like to build a shell recipe in which the output of the video window is sent into OBS directly. It is an edge case and I am aware of the OBS "VLC playback" function but it doesn't fully suit my needs in terms of playlist editing and subtitle display. The configuration is also tricky for...
  11. J

    Question / Help Accept invitations from Instagram live

    I'm currently running OBS and Yellow Duck so I can stream to Instagram Live, but want to be able to invite a friend's Instagram account to the stream, thus ending up with a split screen between the two of us for the viewer.
  12. T

    Question / Help RTMP: MP: Failed to open media

    Hi everyone, I got a little problem with switching scens and activating a RTMP Source. It looks like the RTMP Stream is not ready when the source activats. If I edit the source it will start the rtmp source after 1-10 seconds. Any ideas? OSB 24.0.3 - Windows + nginx Gryphon Edit...
  13. M

    Question / Help Unable to view my rtmp stream in vlc or flash player but can stream to other services

    I played around with nginx and rtmp module on win32. I can stream from obs studio to nginx and from nginx to services like youtube, twitch and facebook. I also downloaded 2 repositories and tried to embed my stream in a webpage https://github.com/illuspas/nginx-rtmp-win32...
  14. G

    Question / Help Is there any way to reconnect to an RTMP if the connection is lost

    I am currently streaming from the street, with a gopro7 and I issue an RTMP that I created on my computer, in some moments the connection is lost. Is there any way to make my OBS reconnect the RTMP when it is active again? I currently have it added as a VLC Source.
  15. greektv

    Question / Help Streaming RTMP interlaced SD

    Hi All. I'm feeding OBS a live video source in NTSC 480i (interlaced) Standard Definition, Encoding in H.264 NVENC, and streaming to RTMP server to be received by IPTV streaming players. The issue is that the HLS feed, say from our Roku TV channel, is not interlacing. I see combing effect even...
  16. Scoopta

    Question / Help IPv6 Unable to connect

    I have an IPv6 only network and whenever I try to stream to youtube I get a message saying failed to connect to server. Youtube's RTMP servers are v6 capable and even if they weren't I have NAT64 on my network. In the terminal I'm running OBS from I get the following messages. My OBS version is...
  17. D

    Question / Help Remote camera stream to obs options?

    Hi I'm trying to work out the best options for live streaming a couple of remote camera's back to a main obs (not on the same network). I have seen a few things mentioned about sending the camera stream via rtmp to a rtmp server but can't seem to find a clear method for setting this up...
  18. N

    Question / Help push instagram rtmp raspberry pi

    hello, how can i push to instagram? i got the rtmp server with nginx . Can anyone show me a example of the "application" settings please.
  19. evinrude

    Question / Help Unable to Live Stream to Facebook Live over rtmps://

    Hoping someone can point out that I am doing something wrong. I have not been able to connect to Facebook Live over rtmps using the latest off of master, version 23.0.1-151-g29a1a97-modified (linux), on Centos 7. I have verified that mbed-tls development libraries are installed and it is being...
  20. J

    Question / Help AV Sync issues

    Recordings of my video broadcast (captured with ffplay) show audio video sync issues when played back with VLC but not QuickTime player. Are there any encoding settings that could cause playback sync issues of this nature? Aside from the recording only some of the live viewers of my stream...