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    Question / Help Video streaming web portal

    Hi there, I am new to this community and live streaming. I have a school pickup and drop service, and was thinking to improve my service by installing cameras in the vans. I want to provide live streaming of these cameras to school management, they can have a dedicated PC on which live...
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    Question / Help CPU usage to high, drops frames when recording

    Hi, when I record at anything higher than 720p @ 30FPS my CPU usage sits at around 90% and my recording drops frames a lot but I believe my PC specs are good enough but I'll let you be the judge, let me know if and what I need to upgrade please PC components: OS: Windows 7 RAM: Corsair...
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    Hi guys, So I'm planning to use OBS to stream a pre-recorded video and I was wondering if it's possible to use a VPS to do that, knowing that I wanna live stream for days/weeks (so I cannot let my PC run for so long) and as I said, my video is already recorded (I don't know if this makes any...
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    Question / Help Best settings to record games for my PC?

    Cpu: i5-6400 @ 2.70GHz Graphic Card: Radeon RX 480 RAM: 16gb
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    Question / Help Need help please concerning recording/saving files!

    So, two days ago I was recording something. The file format was set to flv. I closed OBS without hitting “Stop Recording.” Now, I cant seem to find the footage. If I close OBS without stopping the recording is the footage lost? Does is save automatically? Is the footage corrupted? Any feedback...
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    Question / Help Massive fps drops on desktop as soon as OBS is launched. No other apps running, no games.

    Hello, I've spent the last 3 days trying to figure this out. I've tried literally every tip and solution posted on the internet and nothing helps. So this is what happens: I use Xbox windows app to stream my game from Xbox one X to PC on Display 1. Works perfectly smooth. No hickups or anything...
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    Question / Help Losing FPS during a transition

    I don't know if it's a configuration problem, of my PC, or of OBS, but every time I make a scene transition, the streaming FPS goes down to 20 or 30fps. (Not always, but after having showed some videos). The transition I'm currently using is in .webm format, weighs about 8MB. CFG: - Intel i7...
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    Question / Help FPS Drops/Stuttering in final recording in certain games

    So I've been noticing in certain games that even though I'm running it just fine, the recording itself looks like doodoo (i.e framerate drops, stutters, etc). I have a profile for recording with x264 and NVENC, but neither seem to make much of a difference (at least in Watch Dogs 2). Am I doing...
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    Bug Report F13-24 keys can't be assigned as hotkeys?

    I'm trying to use f13-24 keys as hotkeys for scene switching, and I can't seem to get it to work. The only keys that register are f13 and f15 which show as "OBS_KEY_F13" and "OBS_KEY_F15" respectively in the hotkey box. None of the rest of the f14-24 keys can be assigned however. There is no...
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    Suggestion: include option for preview window to be still images

    As discussed in several other threads in the forums, many people have issues when using multiple monitors with different refresh rates. This is due to the fact that windows cannot deal with simultaneously displaying 3D Accelerated programs (Games, OBS preview, etc) on 2 different refresh rate...
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    Question / Help 5000 bitrate and still pixelated?

    I record my Xbox with my Elgato, then record on OBS. My settings on the Elgato is 720p 30fps. Along with my OBS settings, they’re 720p 30fps and at 5000 bitrate. I keep my CPU preset at Ultrafast. Even if I make the preset ‘slower’ it’s still pixelated. And if I go up to 9000 bitrate; it’s still...
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    Question / Help [Solved] Record multiple windows, but not all

    I'd like to record a screencast in which I'll use multiple windows, but I still want to be able to do some things 'off camera'... The source that let's you record a specific window won't help me as I want to record multiple windows (e.g. browser, text editor, terminal, etc.), and the source...
  13. AlexGuo1998

    FFmpeg Version on Windows

    Hello. Is there any plan of upgrading FFmpeg (libav*) version for Windows? I'm building plugin executables (DLLs) for Windows, and I wonder if FFmpeg API change could break my DLL on a newer version of OBS.
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    Question / Help Flickering in DMCV Stream/Recording

    In DMCV whenever I pick up an item and it goes to the screen to explain what the item does the video starts flickering. It only happens during those moments and I'm wondering if anyone has ever seen anything like this.
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    Question / Help Streaming problems with obs

    Hello, everyone! I have problem. I want to stream with obs, but I'm getting low fps in game (CS:GO). No matter what I tried. I have tried to use the nvenc encoder, downscale it to 720p, turn off 2 pass encoding. But nothing seems to help. I'm wondering if I even can stream on my pc. Isn't my CPU...
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    Question / Help Choppy Stream

    Hey everyone When playing Apex Legends, I am not lagging at all in game. I am able to maintain around 100 FPS almost at all times. Although, when watching my stream VOD, I see that my stream is choppy at times. What would be causing a choppy stream? And how would one go about fixing it? Here...
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    Bug Report Doom stops working when i try to record gameplay

    URLs for log files are here: My system info: ------------------ System Information ------------------ Time of this report: 2/4/2019, 23:18:04 Machine name: DESKTOP-MKJ6LJ4...
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    Question / Help What's the best OBS setup for my specs?

    I'm new to this recording thing but gathered OBS was the best for my PC, it's a Toshiba Satellite laptop with this specs: Intel core i7 4510U @ 2.00 GHz 2.60GHz 8gb RAM 64-bit Windows OS And I've already messed around with the settings and haven't found the proper ones. I tried recording some...
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    Question / Help Sources Disappear When Transitioning Between Scenes

    We are a livestream team who broadcast from a Windows Desktop (OBS: v. 22.0.02 ) and are experiencing an issue with sources (both video and .png) that disappear when we transition between scenes. Our manual set-up has a "loading screen" as we wait for viewers to join us on YT and Periscope...
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    Question / Help 9900k dropping 40% frames in OBS

    My friend and I just received our 9900k this week and are hitting but roadblocks. I’ve noticed the base clock speed is 3.6 but it wants to run at a constant 4.7. I dropped the multiplier so that it tops out at 4.2 and that has seeems to help the cpu usage/temp but I thought the processor could...