window capture

  1. JonnoT

    OBS Python OBS Dynamic Window Capture 0.1

    This python script allows capturing of windows in OBS that have a dynamic title. This is useful for capturing WhatsApp or other programs where you want to capture a window based on a regular expression. This script only works on Windows.
  2. Y

    automatic windows selection

    Hello, I've configured a window capture resource, i want to capture my MS Teams window, but Teams always is changing the window title, so that always i have to configure the windows to capture. Is there any way to automatically select my teams windows only based on a piece of the title.
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    Refresh Window Capture when Blank

    I was wondering if OBS had a built-in function to refresh Window Capture automatically when the window it was capturing disappears. I was trying to write it as a Python 3.6 script, but having trouble. Any help or questions would be appreciated, thanks!
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    Window capture has red and blue swapped by default after resize output to source

    I'm using the flatpak version of OBS Studio, version 27.0.1. Steps to reproduce: Add source: Window capture (Xcompsite) Select any window select the source, open the right click menu and select: Resize output (source size) Now the source has its red and blue swapped for me and from this point...
  5. S

    Unable to fit the window capture to the preview window.

    System specs: OS: Ubuntu 20.04.3 LTS x86_64 Kernel: 5.11.0-27-generic Resolution: 1920x1080 DE: GNOME WM: Mutter CPU: AMD Ryzen 7 3700X (16) @ 3.600G GPU: AMD ATI Radeon RX 5700 XT Memory: 16GBs There's always a small black bar no matter what I do. The base canvas is set to my monitor's...
  6. R

    Window Capture issues.

    So when I try to capture a specific window, it looks instead like it is capturing my whole screen sans my taskbar; I did some searching and found old threads about changing Aero views in Windows as well as enabling/disabling Aero in OBS itself but no combination of settings I have tried has...
  7. S

    in windows Window Capture (Xcomposite) does not display the firefox browser

    Hi, to be precise I don't display anything but obs app and "Create/Select source". Why don't I display the instance of my firefox browser? I'm using the latest version of obs ( - Linux - OpenSuse Leap 15.3). Thank you.
  8. DeatH_StrikeR88

    How to use both display capture and window capture simultaneously?

    Hello everyone I need a help. I was planning to create video to compare CPU, GPU and RAM usage between game launchers like VALVE STEAM, EPIC GAMES, GOG etc. So, as much I have observed and did research I do need to capture both display and the window of TASK MANAGER simultaneously. But I don't...
  9. R

    What in the world: Cannot get Windows 10 Alarms & Clock to appear as capturable window

    Howdy, Just updated to the newest version of OBS, apparently I missed six whole versions, and I use the application to stream artwork weekly. I wanted to implement a countdown timer into my stream and naturally, figured the software would be able to capture the WINDOWS 10 ALARMS & CLOCK...
  10. Gathsara

    Window Capture Option Missing..?

    I am Using ArchCarf Linux(Based - ArchLinux) But Window Capture and Screen Chapter Options are Missing.. This is my install cmd - yay -S obs-studio how can I fix this..?
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    Arch Linux user. with i3wm. without desktop environment. installed via pacman. want display capturer or window capturer.

    log: I installed this package: (27.0.0-1 now, due to having upgraded today) Noticed "Sources" lacks "Display Capture", "Game Capture", "Window Capture", and some more. Just need one of those...
  12. R

    I Can't Capture Vulkan Games / I Can No Longer Hook Vulkan Games (I could but now I can't)

    I usually use OBS for Rainbow Six Siege Vulkan API. But recently, after I installed R6Analyst I can't use game capture and even window capture to capture Rainbow Six Siege gameplay. I instantly uninstall R6Analyst to see if it was the problem. Turns out the problem persisted. My OBS still can't...
  13. Theagames10

    Roblox Window Capture not working properly

    It's been like 2 years since i've been here on these forums, and in this time, I get a new gaming laptop and so far it is going great. I went to try out OBS with Roblox tonight, but then saw Roblox in like a quarter of the capture with a glitchy mouse in the bottom of the capture, and it just...
  14. P

    Mouse cursor is not capturing in window capture

    I was trying to record Blender software using window capture. But the mouse is not showing in the window, but the mouse can be seen in all other capturing method. I like to use the window capturing method, so that the other screens won't be recorded if I switch the window. I tried tweaking the...
  15. Z

    Window Capture freezes specifically trying to record Minecraft

    I've been having issues with getting OBS to capture minecraft. The only way that I can currently capture it is through Display capture, but that will only record at 5-10 fps, not exactly ideal since I'm trying to record videos for youtube. Game capture hasn't worked for any game for me and I've...
  16. M

    Recording OpenTTD on Windows 10

    I have recently been trying to record two games with OBS, both on my desktop (a Dell 3360 Precision Workstation, which has no GPU) and could get neither to work. I have since been on these forums and many others, and worked out that actually my computer can't do game capture for either of these...
  17. N

    Window capture option not showing up

    Hello there! I have been wanting to speedrun minecraft and so I decided to use OBS to capture my gameplay. When I go into window capture, EVERY SINGLE WINDOW I have open is shown except the one for minecraft. I searched my problem up and none of the solutions I found worked. any idea how I can...
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    Window capture white blank (firefox) on Win10 NVIDIA FIX

    Hi, Problem: Window capture is white blank (Firefox) Graphics card: NVIDIA 1050Ti Fix: It seems Firefox has to be set on high performance setting in NVIDIA control panel. NVIDIA control panel > Manage 3D settings > Program settings > 1. Select program (Firefox) > Power management > Prefer...
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    Xcomposite Window Capture is frozen / does not update

    Xcomposite shows 1 frame, but never updates, remaining frozen. If I change one of the window capture settings, it renders a new frame, and stays frozen there again. It updates while I'm moving the window around, but not when left in one place. It captures my cursor over the window, but not...
  20. wasawat_non

    Window Capture mode always stuttering "Any Applications"

    As the Headline I have the problem with "Window Capture mode" with OBS Stduio or SteamLab OBS While not capturing the Applications (Games, Browser and etc.) are just running smooth and fine. So my only solution I have is to use "Full Screen Capture mode" for games. But I still want to use...