1. R

    Cant connect to servers after updating OBS from a very old version.

    After updating OBS (roughly 2 versions behind from current) from a very old version it keeps failing to connect. It first prompts "Could not access the specified channel or stream key. Please double-check your stream key. If it is correct, there may be a problem connecting to the server." After...
  2. amir133

    The best option to create a streaming server

    Hello I know that my question is probably not related to this topic, but I couldn't find a place where I could ask this question. I need to create a re-stream server so that AA can connect to it and send the stream, and that server will send the stream to several different platforms (for...
  3. O

    Failed to connect to server The connection timed out. Make sure you've configured a valid streaming service and no firewall isblocking the connection

    Please, I need help. Whenever i try to stream, I keep getting a popup that says " Failed to connect to server The connection timed out. Make sure you've configured a valid streaming service and no firewall is blocking the connection " Here is my log URL...
  4. MorrowShore

    How to MultiStream with your own server (open source Restream alternative)

    In this concise guide we'll show how you can stream to multiple platforms at the same time using a Linux VPS. Step 1: SSH to your VPS Open your CMD, edit the following prompt with your server's IP address, then paste it in. ssh ssh://root@<server IP address> Type in the root password and...
  5. Harjas01

    HTTP request on stream stop

    I am using obs to stream to a rtmps server. I was wondering is there a way to make a HTTP request to my server when i click the stop stream button. I also want to include the stream key that was being user in the request so that my server can execute some custom logic. I searched for webhooks...
  6. NickA

    Dropped Frames even with Fiber

    speeds are amazing, connection should be great; its fiber lol. so why am i still getting buffering on my streams/ dropped frames? gotta be a settings thing right? even have a new Ethernet PCIE card in my new computer. Current Log: this is a short...
  7. belfie13

    I can't work out how to setup a simple stream to my webpage

    is there like a php script i can upload to my webpage (on a web hosting plan with cPanel) that can accept a stream from my mac and display it on the page? I had OBS recording and streaming to twitch, pretty straight forward. I can't figure out how to get it to my hosted web page, every example...
  8. B

    OBS Server List... how to get on it?

    Let's say I ran a streaming service company that did the basic RTMP ingest. What would the criteria be to get on the list of servers in the streaming setup panel? I see there are at least a few that don't appear to have any options other than server and key so I'm wondering what are the...
  9. G

    Multicasting help -

    Hi all New to OBS, just looking for some guidance how I could use multicast from 1 persons workstation, to many on our LAN. I don't know OBS at all and the search I did lead me to sparse info that generated errors when I tried to start streaming - from here...
  10. R

    Unable to connecto to server

    I used to be able to go live in twitch , facebook or any other social media. Suddenly I get the message unable to connect to server on twitch. I still am able to go live on youtube or facebook but not on twitch. Tried binding my IP , tried deleting OBS and reinstall it, open it as admin...
  11. P

    Wrong automatic streaming server causing lost packets

    Hey, I live in middle of Europe and somehow OBS is choosing Asia: India, Mumbai as a default server if I choose automatic server, which causes almost 60% FPS lost. Could someone here explain, why is it behaving like this? Didn't have this issue till 3 weeks ago. Thanks, Percy_98
  12. R

    Big Sur Streaming Dropped frames on Custom Server

    Hello, I have a particular problem and have been through all of the usual recommendations on troubleshooting dropped frames and connectivity issues. I am going to outline my setup and then describe the problem. Streaming System 1 [Disconnecting]: 6-core 2018 Mac Mini MacOS Big Sur...
  13. O

    Livestream disconnecting from YouTube ingest server

    I am having an issue with my livestream disconnecting, and dropping many frames 'due to network'. I have done a lot of research as to what are the ideal settings for streaming and I'll list them below. I stream for a church on Sunday morning, and I'll have a flawless stream for anywhere from 20...
  14. N

    Loading files from NAS server not working

    So, guys I have a NAS and store everything on it. But for some reason it does not work with linux. On windows I have added the path to the server and it works but on my linux PC it does not. When giving a path to the OBS picture I do //server_ip/path/to/pic.png Any ideas?
  15. C

    external server

    i know a lot of people use facebook youtube or twitch but what im looking for is somewhere i can get an external server where i can get an embedded code where i can then link that code to a website that will then stream the video feed twitch worked for about 2 weeks then says that the embedded...
  16. S

    OBS-RTSPServer 3.1.0

    简体中文 日本語 한국어 Español Français Italiano Deutsch Nederlands OBS-RTSPServer This is a plugin for obs-studio, encode and publish to a RTSP stream. Supported Platforms : Windows 10, Windows 11, Linux and macOS Supported OBS Studio version : 30.0.0+ Install Windows The installer can be...
  17. K

    Question / Help OBS disconnects randomly, then reconnects 15s later. Is this on my end? (Logs provided)

    Hello! I stream on Mixer and sometimes my stream will randomly go offline and come right back on about 15s later with no discernible triggers. (OBS shows a disconnected/reconnecting notification in Windows) When this happens, I lose any hosts I might have, it splits my VODs in half and makes a...
  18. W

    Question / Help OBS Facebook Live Default Server

    Hello Friends! Is there a way to change the server for Facebook Live? The only option, under stream settings, is Default. Facebook Live gives us the option to Search Servers if we are experiencing issues with the connection. When I ran the search function, under Facebook Creator Studio's Live...
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    Bug Report Failed to connect to the server

    Hey, from a couple of days when I try to 'Start Streaming', OBS says "Failed to connect to the server". - both with YouTube and Twitch - stream keys and server links are correct - I have tried every option in 'Bind to IP' - Firewall gives full access to OBS - with any Vodafone sim (streaming...
  20. S

    Question / Help Failed to connect to server (my own RTMP server)

    EDIT: I have resolved this. Had to reset my router and re-setup the port forwarding. I am trying to stream to an RTMP server from OBS. I am running the server myself with nginx on windows. When I enter my loopback IP address as the server (eg rtmp://, it works fine. Same with...