window capture

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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 Shifted from Windows 10 to MacOS for OBS. Having trouble with setting up on MacBook.

    As of recently, I have gotten a new MacBook Pro to replace my old laptop, a 4+ year old Dell laptop, that has been having issues in the last year or two. I use OBS to record Speedpaints/SpeedArts for YouTube, and to stream on Twitch every now and then. However, as of today, I have been...
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    Question / Help BLACK SCREEN: Window Capture / Display Capture both display and window capture are on black screen. What should I do?
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    Free Magic Window

    Magic Window was developed to streamline the process of showing what's around the mouse cursor without having to edit recordings. Magic Window works by painting a portion of the screen to a window that OBS can see, but one that we cannot. What's supported in version * Command-line...
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    Question / Help Desktop White screen when "Window Capture"

    Hi everyone, so i recorded videos for many years with OBS without problems, but since 2 days, when i open "window capture" and try to record browser window(firefox, Chrome...) i have a white screen. I have sound, but not image, juste white screen. I uninstall and re install GPU Driver, i clean...
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    Question / Help Window capture Cubase 10 shows only empty window

    I need to stream/record a Cubase 10 window. Screen capture is not possible for several reasons in this case, so it has to be a window capture. While with other applications window capture works fine, with Cubase 10 for some reason it doesn't show me the content of the window. Here is a...
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    Question / Help Minecraft 1.14. Just Another Black Screen Thread.

    Hey folks! I've had excellent results with Minecraft versions 1.12.2, 1.13, 1.13.1, and 1.13.2. However, all snapshots, pre-releases and now official release versions of 1.14 are black-screening using Xcomposite window capture. I've created a new Scene Collection with only the Minecraft window...
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    Question / Help Window source not found

    As you guys can see in the image, i have opened my game (A hat in time)m the thing is that i tried to capture as a game, didn't work, i got the full black screen issue. . . then i tried to capture as a window, didn't work either. . . so the thing is that obs can't find the window source of my...
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    OBS Display/Window Capture

    Im having alot (alot) of trouble with streaming and recording with OBS. I've never had this issue with any other computer before, so it might just be compatibility issue. I have a HP Spectre 360, and it doesnt seem to go with alot (which is annoying considering how much I payed for it) so maybe...
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    Question / Help OBS can see windows, but output is black

    I was trying to record DOSBOX with obs via window capture (game capture bugs out), but the video is just nothing6
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    Question / Help blackscreen when game capture or window capture but not on screen capture

    i tried to change the settings in nvidia control panel by putting it in high performance nvidia graphics after selecting obs programme. it has no problem capturing screen when run on integrated graphics but does not capture only window or game.. please help...
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    Question / Help Several questions. Using OBS to capture music recording session in REAPER

    Hello- I am familiarizing myself with OBS, using it to capture live music recording sessions. The digital audio workstation I use is REAPER. I have questions, some specific to REAPER, and others more general. A generally applicable one first: 1) How can OBS be set to capture popup windows...
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    Question / Help Window Capture Offset/Duplication Issue

    I have recently had an issue regarding window capturing various clients and other applications. It causes the capture to have an offset as well as a duplicate image of the window I am capturing. For whatever reason, it will only fully capture the clients when they are pressed into the top left...
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    Question / Help Capturing window creates black bars

    Hello, I'm trying to capture a window. I do so with a window capture source. However, window capture does not capture the top of the window (that's where the the name of the program, icon, and close/minimize buttons are) and the margins, but only the contents. This means those spots are now...
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    Bug Report MacOS Mojave v.10.14 Window Capture Flickering

    This flickering has been an issue for a few months now, specifically since August 2018 when Mac had an update that broke Window Capture. I personally need to stream Clip Studio to do work and get paid. Meaning that I need to use Window Capture, Display Capture won't capture the program for some...
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    Question / Help Having issues with OBS window capture

    So my OBS has been absolutely fine, no issues at all whatsoever, until yesterday. Yesterday morning I was about to stream, I previewed it as always and it was absolutely fine. I then stopped the preview, closed OBS for an hour, then when I came back and previewed it again I was greeted with the...
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    Question / Help Fedora 28 problems recording the whole window

    Hi guys, I installed OBS and I was able to record few videos. However, I'm not able to capture the whole screen, only applications. And that is an issue because I want to record the whole screen and everything that happens there. I want to record a tutorial with sublime text, but when I run...
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    Bug Report Screen tearing/random glitching w/ Window Capture Hey there! So I'm having a minor but incredibly irritating issue/bug where while window capturing Elgato Game Capture HD software on my Mac, there is random screen glitches/tearing/something or other that's really gettin' on my nerves. I've tried...
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    Question / Help Problems with window capture

    I'm using OBS to stream art and so I added a window capture for Clip Studio Paint. It appears to be working nicely but then once in a while a few black stripes appear above the window capture, it's like a really quick glitch. It ruins the stream experience. Am I doing something wrong? What...
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    Question / Help Blurry Recordings Using Display/Gameplay/Window Captures

    Hey all! I downloaded the newest free version of OBS (22.0.1) and I'm having a hard time with getting my videos to be in 1080 resolution. Below I will put my computer specs and such but I really don't know what I'm doing wrong! I know when I put FPS Value on 60 my computer gets so slow during a...