window capture

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    OBS non-responsive when I switch between scenes.

    Hi, so for the last 6 months or so I have been running into a problem when switching between scenes in my OBS. This problem occurs only when switching between scenes containing Window/Display capture source/s. OBS goes into a non-responsive state where the only solution is to just restart it...
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    Issues with Window Capture & the Webcam

    Hi, everyone. I have been using a capture card to record gameplay from my Swittch and PS5 and whenever I do my cam shows up just fine. Today, for the first time, I tried to use window capture. The window showed up just fine in OBS, perfect quality, but my cam would not show up whenever I was...
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    How do I get obs to only record Photoshop and nothing else?

    I use obs to record speed paints, but I also listen to youtube while I draw. So whenever I'm editing the footage, because I currently use display capture, I have to painstakingly edit out every time I go to switch youtube videos and its a big pain in the ass. Is there a way to get obs to just...
  4. 9090underpass

    window capture so laggy whenever playing rpg makers/any windowed game

    this is my first time to finding solution for my problem on the community. first of all, sorry for my bad english (if it does). for mostly games such as rpg makers games, i usually record/live stream using window capture. idk why whenever i'm trying to record using window capture, the games...
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    Virtual Camera Window Capture: Out of focus/blurry

    Hi fellow OBS user, I#ve encountered a really annoying issue with using the virtual camera in Teams – every time I use it to present either a presentation or other programm using the window capture feature, the presented image gets blurry (and moving!). This is only visible in the actual Teams...
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    Why won't OBS record the share screen during online meetings?

    I used both GMeet and Teams Meeting (browser version, not app) My OBS is set to Window Capture the Google Chrome window where the meeting is During the meeting, I often go to another window (not the one being recorded by OBS) In the resulting video, the share screen becomes black! It will only...
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    Preview lag / Audio out of sync

    Let me preface by apologizing in advance if this has already been a post, but I couldn't find anything related to my specific issue. The Setup: M1 Max Macbook Pro / 64 GB Ram / MacOS Ventura 13.0 3 OBS instances / V. 27.2.4 (64 bit) Loopback for audio capture w/ 3 individual virtual audio...
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    Microsoft photo app not showing when using window capture

    I want to manually move between a series of images. I thought about using the Microsoft photo app that comes with the operating system and display it using window capture on OBS Studio, but it doesn't show anything. When I do that, it's totally blank, like there was nothing there. Window capture...
  9. zyqxun

    automatic switch

    how do I make my game capture switch to my window automatically, its really annoying now to just open the window and make it switch, rlly annoying
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    Window Capture not working

    Hello guys, I have a issue on my Mac M1 Pro. Window capture not working and other functions, it just does not show me "chrome" for example or other apps. Is this fixable?
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    Window capture not appearing in list of sources

    Trying screen record, but I can't find Window capture in list of sources. My log file Screenshot:
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    Window Capture/Discord Issue

    I've been trying to figure out this issue for a while now... For some reason, when I have a window capture of Discord in order to display cameras from a call, sometimes the camera capture just goes grey when I switch to a browser window or look at anything that isn't Discord directly. I have...
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    Unable to capture window (as Admin, but fine as non-admin)

    Please help. I'm experiencing a strange behaviour when trying to capture Reflector4.exe window. I'm not able to capture the application when running OBS as admin, but strangely it is capturing fine when not running as admin. The application is available in the list to choose from, but the...
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    capture audio from a single application stops working after application-restart

    First I was happy to read that finally, the Mac-Version of OBS is able to capture desktop audio and even audio of a single application without additional software (as you can read here: https://obsproject.com/kb/macos-desktop-audio-capture-guide). Unfortunatley there seems to be a bug (or I am...
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    OBS freezing when recording emulation gameplay, with Windows capture

    Hello everyone, i have been experiancing issues with running OBS when i am capturing gameplay with Windows capture. i was streaming deadspace 2 the other day and while streaming everything was runing good, but i got a point during my stream where OBS kept freezing on me and pushing me offline...
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    What is Client Area?

    Hello everyone, I am trying to understand the option "Client Area" that is by default enabled when you add a new window capture. If I enable "Client Area", I will have some pixels left out that. If I disable "Client Area", the window will fit perfectly. I am trying to understand what...
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    Window capture pixels issue

    Hello OBS community, I am recording multiple Window captures (mostly Google Chrome, Visual Studio Code and Powerpoint Presentation). I record them from that has Display resolution set to 1920 x 1080 in Windows. In OBS -> Settings -> Output -> Recording -> I have Rescale Output to 1920x1080 (I...
  18. BonesJD

    Feature Request: Window Capture Sub-Windows (right-click menus, dropdowns, preference windows etc)

    Is there a feature requests somewhere for this? Apologies if there is Feature: Ability for user to capture a specific program window and all of it's right click menus, drop downs and preferences sub-windows WITHOUT capturing any other window from another program that might open on top. (not...
  19. Dramacydal

    OBS Python Scene window position updater 1.2

    Synchronizes scene window position with it's real position on screen. Also toggles item visibilty when window is minimized and reorders currently active window on top. If currently active scene is not the one selected in script settings, scripts walks all scene sources recursively and searches...
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    Screen Tearing with Display, Screen, and Window Capture

    Bit of backstory, I work for a small marketing and design agency, and in the past month or so we've started incorporating more video content into our company social calendars. I recently picked up OBS as an alternative to using the Mac's built-in screen recording feature, but after the most...
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