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    Free OBSCompanion - Spotify and Amazon Music Song Detection

    One of the limitations of a lot of Spotify "now playing" apps is that they rely on Spotify to not be minimized into the system tray. If it is, most of these apps are unable to read the window title and parse the artist and song name. This app tries to work around that issue. It also has support...
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    Center local file Text (GDI+) Source?

    Is there a way to center a Text (GDI+) source when the content comes from a local txt file? I want to put some text on my screen, have it centered, and have it STAY centered when the text being displayed changes. All I can find at the moment is to center the source box, but the left part of the...
  3. Barthelomeus

    Question / Help Special characters in texts read from file

    I cannot manage to import special characters from a text file. The textfile is in UTF-8. In my text editor I can see the correct character: Still after import, on the screen the character is replaced: The font I use is Calibri, but Arial gives me the same result. To be honest, I don't know...
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    Question / Help Text for overlays gone

    So this happened once before where all of the text I've set up has disappeared from obs. The sources are still there but I guess it may not be reading the text files properly? if anyone knows why my overlay text/normally added text sources aren't working, any help would be great. here's the log...
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    Question / Help GDI+ text source issue/work flow?

    I need to display text on live video - the text changes at random intervals based on certain parameters.. I have a program that updates the text in the text file when it needs to be changed based on the parameters. The "text from file" option in GDI+ text source works fine but there is an...
  6. JStark

    OBS Lua Lyrics Display 0.2

    This script is able to update a text (GDI+) source based on lines in a text file. It's designed to take lyrics from a text file and display them. It's configurable to display any number of lines from the text file at one time. Set hotkeys in settings to scroll through the lyrics.
  7. drakgoku1

    Question / Help How to read multiples lines "File"

    Hello, I'm trying to read multiple lines and show them in one of them. First problem That is to say. I have this file Text1 Text2 Text3 I want it to be displayed (in a line on a slide) Text1Text2 Text3 Second problem Once the first problem has been resolved, then put a delay for each of the...
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    Question / Help Automated text file written based on text seen on window capture?

    Hey there, I'm trying to have my computer automate the contents of a text file (to be read by OBS) based on a specific portion of my window capture (the text of that window capture) - is there a solutions to this? For example, during stream, there's a part of my screen with text / numbers that...
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    Question / Help Is is possible to read file line by line?

    Hi, I got file which updates once per time. File contains top donaters for last month, for example, and each data written in new lines, like this: person1 : 100 $ person2 : 30 $ person3 : 20 $ etc.. Is it possible to read those values to OBS one by one, line by line with some delay, for...
  10. Ted_Appleseed_Liu

    OBSTimeBud for Mac - Display Current Time 1.0 Beta 1

    You've probably heard and used some of the date/time plugins for OBS on Windows, like Snaz. There's plenty of options for Windows. However, if I wasn't wrong, there's currently no any OBS plugin for macOS that can help us to display some information like current time in our livestream...
  11. Rotinx

    Free OBSCurrentSong (Spotify) V1.28

    Displaying the current song playing on Spotify! Usage. 1. Create a folder and extract the zip file in the folder. 2. Open OBSCurrentlyPlaying.exe 3. Go to OBS create a text source then press tick "Read from file" then select the text file where you placed in the folder you first created...