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    What are the best HD settings for church streaming?

    Hi everyone, I run the online stream for my church and I'm an amateur when it comes to OBS. We're currently streaming our services on YouTube using a Canon M50 and the EOS webcam utility via USB. We've managed to have a smooth stream on 720p, but if we go any higher in the OBS settings the...
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    OBS crashes when starting stream

    after around 2 - 5 seconds every time I click "start stream" to youtube, OBS would hang for a few seconds then crash. There are some rare occasions it doesn't crash. I use the stream elements add on as well (SE Live) and I tried uninstalling it and running OBS on it's own but it still crashes so...
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    "Go Live" Plugin for OBS

    Hi There! Im in the process of making the move to OBS from Streamlabs, and I was just wondering if there was a plugin for OBS that had a similar or near identical function of Streamlabs' "go live" feature, where you can setup the stream title, description, and thumbnail in the actual app (I...
  4. Yerger Group

    From Atomos Shogun, into MacBook Pro & OBS

    Team: Forgive me, but I'm a newbie. I've recently started a YouTube channel to discuss Day Trading and Crypto Investing. I'm recording 2 cameras and video feed from a desktop that go into a Roland video switcher, to a Atomos Shogun recorder. I'm now going via HDMI to USB-c from the recorder...
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    Help Using OBS with YouTube Videos

    I am trying to make a reaction video to a YouTube video. When I play the video I am getting all the ads and popups because it says I am not logged into Youtube. I am logged into YouTube when I get the URL to paste. But it doesn't recognize it. Any help would be appreciated

    Free YT2txt - now playing YT song-> .txt file->OBS Songoverlay 0.4.3

    YT2txt Gets current playing yt video from browser extension and writes title and creator to a .txt file The target of the tool is to get everything simple and high performant! Installation Toturial: Usage: 0) Download frome Releases here...
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    The usual - bad stream quality

    Hello there, I got a new videocard and I thought I will try some streaming on YT. The result is a minor disaster. :/ I tried every settings I found on the net. Rig: i9-9900K 32GB RAM RTX 3080Ti Upload - 25000+ Kbit/sec 1080P/60 stream (the above example is actually 30 fps@9000kbit bitrate...
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    Terrible camera quality when moving. Unrecognizable pixelated face.

    Hey! I have a very annoying problem... The quality of my camera is... well, bad. Especially when I'm moving in game(APEX).I know this question has been asked before, but none of the advice helped, so... I stream on YouTube, and I found this video where he suggests that if you set your stream...
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    YouTube stream maintains 60 fps for about 15-20 minutes, then drops to < 30

    log: Hello all and thanks all for this resource! I'm running OBS Studio on a WIndows 10 laptop, capturing external video from game consoles and streaming live to YouTube. The stream maintains 60 fps for a while but then drops to around 23 fps after...
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    Having Issues with buffering

    Okay, I did read and go through the pinned posts in the forums but I am still not getting anywhere. I am streaming explicitly on Youtube and am having dropped frames, lag and buffering issues. I am using a one PC set up to stream and play games. This is my laptop...
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    Valorant lags whenever OBS opens

    I've been having this problem for a few days now, whenever i open valorant, obs works fine but the game slows down, i get stuck in the loading screen. I then moved to SLOBS, where this was not an issue. But I also want to multistream to a custom server which is payed in SLOBS. any help would be...
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    Two Youtube Channels simultaneously

    How can I stream on two YouTube channels simultaneously?
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    [Urgent] Help live streaming a Zoom channel (using simultaneous interpreting) to Youtube

    Hi everyone I think this should be pretty straightforward compared to other requests and maybe it has been answered but I tried several key words and didn't get anything. Basically I need to live stream a Zoom webinar to Youtube, but with the audio from a channel other than the main, since I...
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    Electronic echo/distortion only audible on YouTube

    During a livestream of our church service last Sunday, at various points, the audio in the YouTube stream became massively distorted. It started quietly and quickly built up to overwhelming. But, I didn't hear this at all in the monitor output. I've linked to a clip exhibiting the problem, it...
  15. Nass86

    YouTube choosing its own encoders? How to get the best quality 1080p.

    Hey guys, I read something and lost it about how to ensure you get the best quality encoder out of YouTube once it receives your video and compresses it. I record 1080p 30fps at CQP 17 for 2 hours and come out with about a 20gb MKV file. I would be interested to know: 1. How to ensure I end...
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    How to identify my webpage being run on OBS? User-agent missing info

    Hi, I am building a webpage that is to be used as a Browser Source layer in OBS for livestreams. Few Questions: How can I figure out that my webpage is being inserted in OBS? I want to know when the page got activated in OBS. Any additional info that I can fetch from OBS will be helpful. How...
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    No audio on Youtube uploads - can't find the right settings or work around

    Was trying to do a simple audio spectralizer recording to go with my podcast audio. I realize I may have set up my recording wrong and youtube doesn't support the audio code, or something like that... But the audio plays just fine on my computer, so i thought i could just use OBS to re-record...
  18. D

    Stream is pixelated

    Hello I stream to Youtube through OBS. My stream looks very pixelated. Resolution is base - 1920*1080 output - 1280*720 Bitrate - 4500 kbps Downscale filter - Bicubid (16 samples) FPS - 60 NVIDIA NVENC H.264 (NEW) Encoder Rate Control - CBR Keyframe interval - 2 Preset -...
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    Separate sound with 1 headset.

    Hey! I'm new to OBS and streaming and to keep it short I wonder: How do I make my stream pickup the sound from youtube & current game I'm playing, without the sound from discord? I've tried google, but I can't really seem to find the right answer. Is this even possible when you only have 1...
  20. krobeN

    Absolutely terrible YouTube Quality.

    no matter in which bitrate i record & render a video, it'll end up looking like a pixelated mess on youtube. even if i upload it raw. my current recording settings look like this: using an rx580 and the obs replaybuffer. the recordings are looking crisp and clean on disk, even after rendering...