1. Z

    Random Encoder issue

    i am having an issue with obs giving me random encode errors, its pretty random and does it kinda whenever it wants to, even with no games running. PC specs are an i7-7700, 32 gb ram, 2060 super gpu. Not sure what the issue is, tried reducing to 720p30 and the issue still occurs. Here is the...
  2. B

    Failed to start streaming

    Can someone help me? I have the rx6500xt and my video drivers are up to date.
  3. adam_sporka

    Antavore Watermark Generator 0.0.1

    Use as an Audio Filter to imprint an (almost) inaudible watermark to your audio. This watermark will get embedded in the audio output. The content of the watermark can be an arbitrary string comprised of 7-bit ASCII characters. I.e. no Unicode at this point, and yeah, no emojis either :-)...
  4. S

    PC freezing while streaming games

    Hi! I have had this issue for a few months and only today I have ready about the old 27.2 update (which I believe I had) I only reinstalled OBS today. Is that a common issue that would get resolved when reinstalled and using a most recent update? I have seen a few people using versionas past...
  5. B

    problems with high bitrate streaming

    so recently i got a 5g wifi card "Model: tp-link ac600 archer t2u plus " because my mobile carrier gave free mobile data for 15 days i went to turn on the hotspot on my phone to 5g so i can have strong connection with high speeds but the wifi card does not see my phones 5g hotspot and it can...
  6. Y

    Having Issues with buffering

    Okay, I did read and go through the pinned posts in the forums but I am still not getting anywhere. I am streaming explicitly on Youtube and am having dropped frames, lag and buffering issues. I am using a one PC set up to stream and play games. This is my laptop...
  7. W


    I have performance issues with OBS and I am having difficulty on having my settings for recording and streaming be better, here are my PC stats: Ryzen 7 2700x ROG Strix B450-F Gaming DDR4 16GB Dual Nvidia GTX 1650 Super Here is my log file: Thank...
  8. M


    I am having issues where after a while of streaming/playing tarkov I will be in game and all of a sudden OBS starts dropping major frames. IN GAME my game is running fine but through the stream its horrendous. Its not internet because I have Gig internet and its happening on the OBS preview as...
  9. S

    Setting using headset and USB mic

    Hello, I want to setup my streaming setup where I can use my headset to talk ingame with people and be able to mute and unmute etc but I would like my USB mic to be used for my stream.
  10. C

    Elgato stutters dual pc setup after 10 minutes of playing

    Hello I have searched everywhere and could not find the solution literally anywhere I have been trying to fix this for days so I have a dual pc setup after 10 minutes of playing valorant the Elgato starts stuttering on stream and in obs. looks like I am running on 40fps but before the...
  11. L

    OBS freezing while streaming+recording

    For the past 3 days (23/02, 24/02, 25/02) my OBS will freeze randomly while I am simultaneously streaming to Twitch and recording. I've tried switching from mkv to mp4 but nothing changed. I'll attach a zip file with the logs, tell me if you need more info. Thank you in advance
  12. OmegaTooYew

    5950x / x264 encoding / Dual PC - Help Requested

    Hello I've been streaming on Twitch for quite a few years, I know a good thing or 2 about streaming, PC requirements for it, and what to expect. Unfortunately (and also fortunately), for the majority of the time while streaming, I've been using New NVENC. While it has allowed me to stream at...
  13. J

    Bitrate is causing my recording/streaming to look pixelated/blurry when moving around.

    Specs: GTX 1050 TI Intel Core i7-10700F 2.9GHz Whenever I try recording/streaming the video/vod looks very pixelated and blurry whenever I start to move in game. (I'm playing 1.16.1 in Minecraft btw) I've tried experimenting with different bitrate by changing it and doing a test recording for...
  14. D

    Low bitrate on 50mb/s upload...

    Hi, i have problem with bitrate. My specs: i7 8700k 3.7ghz RTX 3070 Upload 55/60mb/s Ping 10ms OBS settings: 1080p60 (on 900p60 the same problem, also 720p) Bitrate 6000 My streams looks terrible. Very low bitrate. What is the problem? I tried everything, reinstalling obs not fixed this...
  15. Jshmittyz

    Iphone twitch apps say I am offline when I am Streaming

    So when I am streaming on twitch people on android and computers can watch me fine but people using the iPhone app or on bowser on the iPhone cant watch me unless they have the availability to turn down my resolution but the problem is that's not always available and I have a lot of people who...
  16. Zeionn

    Streaming/Recording in 1440p vs downscaling to 1080p?

    Hello OBS Community! I've been streaming using OBS for a few years now but am struggling to find a balance for what my computer can handle with streaming and recording at the same time. I have a 3060ti FE plus AMD Ryzen 5600X and stream on YouTube at 1080p currently. I've had some issues pop...
  17. J

    bitrate issues when trying to stream on twitch.

    So I have a consistent issue with a lot of streaming applications when i attempt to stream on twitch, when I run test streams on OBS it shows that I'm dropping a lot of frames, I set my scale to 1920x1080, 30 FPS With 6000 bitrate and opened nothing just streamed a blank screen, and OBS shows a...
  18. N

    Opinions on best website to stream to

    Which website is the best and easiest to stream to, YouTube wants my phone number and a streaming code every time. I've read that twitch is the easiest to stream to, is that true?
  19. D

    Connection problems with OBS

    I've posted this problem before with no success or help so I'm making this report again to see if anyone has any ideas. For literally every single program I use, I have absolutely perfect internet connection. I have a download speed of 40mps and an upload speed of 17mps. However, when...
  20. U

    "Starting The Output Failed" After Driver Update

    Hello all, We've been using OBS Studio in conjunction with PTZ Optics for the last year to stream our Sunday services with no issues, using ReStream to connect to Facebook and YouTube. However, I recently found that our graphics card (GeForce MX150, I know it's not ideal, I didn't choose it)...