1. M

    What bitrate do you suggest for 2560x1440?

    I have RTX 3060 so even in 120k bit rate it doesn't use any resources. However the output size becomes too high. For 2560x1440 pixel what optimal bitrate do you suggest? and also for 3840x2160 what optimal bitrate do you suggest? What audio bitrate do you suggest? I am recording in 60 FPS...
  2. V

    OBS being ovearloaded, FPS lag any time it's not tabbed into it Hopefully someone can help me, this has been an ongoing issue for a while now. If I click OBS and make it the main program fps on stream are fine but they lag on my end. But if I click VRChat (the other program running at the time) it says it's being...
  3. A

    OBS Crashing randomly, nothing in logs...

    I've been having an issue with OBS crashing at seemingly random times. Nothing comes up in the log, no crash report. I tried uninstalling completely, wiped appdata folder, etc etc. Help lol Log:
  4. DimOkGamer

    Free OBS Notifier 1.3.0

    This is a simple program for displaying notifications from OBS on your desktop. Currently only Windows is supported. Does not display notifications in the form of overlays (such applications are usually banned in game anti-cheats). This program will be useful if you have multiple monitors, or...
  5. C

    Avoid Windows 11 22H2 update

    Long story short, just awful. I'm not a programmer but clearly OBS v28.0.3 does not play nice with Windows 11 22H2. Just avoid that update until the two are able to figure each other out in future updates. Woof.
  6. GhostDragon95

    screen recording artifacts (on text)

    I've tried to use OBS for video tutorials recording, but i found some weird artifacts around texts like some outline or sharpness filter, but i don't have any filters turned on. (images also a little messed, but on text it's more visible, tried different settings, but looks like not changing...
  7. TheMindVirus

    mp4 encode is flawed

    You'll want to have a look at this: OBS Studio's .mp4 encoder is flawed and produced a corrupt-at-source 3GB video file for 15-minutes worth of 1-time video. The script I wrote shows that many...
  8. A

    Bug/Fix: OBS Browser appears bright and color faded

    After updating to Windows 21H2 you may experience a notable brightness difference when using the browser souce. This only occurs with HDR supported displays. To resolve do the the following: open the "Windows HD Color Settings" Disable the "User HDR" setting. Confirm brightness has returned...
  9. B

    Stream drops consistently every 30 minutes

    I have been having an issue that is causing my live stream to disconnect every 30 minutes. It reconnects within a few minutes but routinely disconnects. I've worked with my ISP on any potential issues and also adjusted numerous settings on my streaming PC with no luck. I posted my log to see...
  10. C

    Trying to install OBS and getting error message everytime

    every time I've tried to install I'm met with the same error message that makes no sense. "OBS files are being used by the following application: Microsoft Edge Please close these applications and to continue setup" I literally don't use microsoft edge nor is it open on my PC. I've tried...
  11. A

    PC Continues to Freeze for the 100th+ Time This Year While Only Using OBS Studio

    I've asked for help by searching up solutions and fixes related to my PC freezing while using OBS Studio. I've asked on the OBS Discord, watched some YouTube videos, executed System File Checker on the Command Prompt, bought a new PC with Windows 11 since my previous desktop also has that issue...
  12. ErickSkrauch

    Can't build OBS on Windows

    Hi. I'm trying to build OBS on Windows. I'm following this guide (Automatic Windows builds), but no luck :( How can I fix this?
  13. E

    Does platform affect NVENC quality? (Ampere/Turing)

    I couldn't find any comparison videos/screenshots if NVENC on windows and linux produce the same quality at the same settings. Is there any technical differences?
  14. shipiloff69

    OBS vertical stream in Youtube is not working properly!

    The latest version of OBS (mac or windows) is not streaming YouTube videos correctly! In the OBS settings, video tab I set all the necessary values for vertical streaming. If you go to youtube broadcast, it becomes a horizontal stream for some reason. If necessary, I can shoot a video with...
  15. M

    Hide Hotkeys now in conflict with each other

    Hello there. So basically I created short videos to be played when I hit a button. I set it up so that I have Num+9 to "hide" and "show" the source. Doing it this way enabled me to prevent all the videos I had set up this way from playing when I start OBS and was set up so that the buttons...
  16. M

    WebSockets not working, not showing in tools, installing but not showing up

    Hey all, I'm having an issue with getting the up-to-date WebSockets to install and run properly. I've looked up so many resources and tutorials but nothing is working. I do not have the option in the tools setting to configure the WebSockets so I tried to do the basic Windows installer for...
  17. A

    My PC Completely Freezes When Streaming With OBS Studio (Running on Windows 11)

    I've been streaming with OBS Studio for many years and ever since I got my gaming PC back in 2018, it's been smooth! Then until around Fall 2021, my PC has been receiving issues where my entire PC freezes via a black screen and blue screen error, and it's been happening many times. So I bought a...
  18. 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...
  19. A


    My OBS won't disconnect, it's still connected. I have to close it from task manager. my pc: amd ryzer 5 3400g
  20. L

    OBS crashes while launching on Windows 11

    Unhandled exception: e06d7363 Date/Time: 2022-03-20, 17:33:15 Fault address: 7FFD8BFA478C (c:\windows\system32\kernelbase.dll) libobs version: 27.2.0 (64-bit) Windows version: 10.0 build 22000 (release: 2009; revision: 493; 64-bit) CPU: 11th Gen Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-1135G7 @ 2.40GHz I used to...