OBS

Forum discussion tagged with OBS.
  1. T

    Question Issue with streaming in OBS while playing EFT

    Good Afternoon all! I am really hoping someone can help me out here. My computer specs are: Ryzen 5 3600x RTX 3070ti 32 gb DDR4 3200 HZ 750 watt psu ASUS STRIX B450F I run two monitors using display port both at 2k. One is an ASUS gaming monitor and the other is a standard HP for tasking. I...
  2. SVF94

    Question Is there a way to set the igpu on my r5 4650g to manage my stream and let my rx 570 4gb focus on the gaming?

    Hi guys. I was wondering if i can set OBS to manage my streamings using the IGPU in my ryzen 5 pro 4650g and let my rx 570 focus only on the gaming, because im seeing a reduction my fps when streaming. and i think that since my CPU have a good igpu maybe there should be a way to do what im...
  3. TechNerdForever

    Question Can my PC with 8GB RAM handle an external monitor, audacity, OBS studio, Xournal++ all at the same time ?

    Hi, I am a teacher and need to record videos for my students, so I came across OBS studio, I wanted to know whether it will run smoothly on my pc with 8gb ram, along with an external monitor, audacity, a graphics tablet and Xournal++(whiteboard software) all running at the same time ? Specs of...
  4. elric91

    Question Input lag on xbox one pc controller after streaming

    While Streaming on Twitch i had input lag,but when i stopped streaming everything was ok,so i change on obs settings so it was a priority,but after that i didn't change priority again,i start having the issues constante input lag,so i unistalled iba AND streamlabs,but didn't change priority...
  5. C

    Question How can i fix minimal streaming lag

    Is there any method to solve streaming lag..It happens when I stream csgo,but as soon as I turn off stream lag stops.My upload is 5.2 and I lower it on 2 and it keeps happening,I've red that people with good upload(such as 10) also get this problem so I was just wondering how can I fix...
  6. ImNickStats

    Question I am getting random games/programs crashing a couple minutes after starting my stream on streamlabs ?

    Hey Everyone, I am having a simple problem that I have thrown everything I could at and I just cannot find a fix. Every time I begin to stream using Streamlabs OBS I get random programs/games crashing and sometimes PC restarts after a couple of minutes. I check my even logs and I get "Windows...
  7. PhantomKingPin

    Question Streaming in 165hz 1440p

    I have an Asus PG278QR monitor and steaming/gaming all on the same PC, some games stream perfectly fine whereas others look laggy/choppy and I see the same on my OBS. I am not dropping any frames at all but some games it works fine if I turn V-Sync on but with games like Apex or Rainbow Six...
  8. Question OBS crash w/ Black Screens

    Hi, I recently built a PC for a client and we've had a lot of problems with it. First, it couldn't handle XMP and we had to run the RAM at stock speeds to get it stable without errors in MemTest86. Now, in the middle of streaming my client's OBS crashed and all of his screens went dark, but he...
  9. G

    [SOLVED] FPS issues while streaming

    Hey guys, So I recently started streaming on my YouTube-channel. And one thing I seem to notice is that the FPS on OBS, but especially on the stream itself sometimes just tanks, while in-game FPS is running decent. So here my specs: AMD Ryzen 5 3600 (Stock speeds) Stock CPU Cooler 4x8GB Corsair...
  10. [SOLVED] Experiencing gaming and live streaming issues while other internet services are still running smoothly ?

    Hello, For the past two weeks, I have been experiencing significant disconnects. However, these disconnects only affect online games (Apex Legends specifically but also affects Overwatch, Smash Bros Ultimate, and Splatoon 2), streaming to Twitch, and Discord voice calls. Prior to two weeks ago...
  11. G

    [SOLVED] Is live streaming possible with zero PC performance impact ?

    Hi! I don't know if this is the correct section to post this. i am trying for months to find a way to live stream in Twitch via OBS without having a big FPS impact, but i t is impossible. Is there ANY way at all to achieve this? f.x. can a capture card help me? PC and OBS setup details...
  12. tomiichx

    Question Recording issue

    Hello everyone! I'm currently having a big issue and I can't seem to solve it... So basically, I'm a gamer and a video editor. I wanted to record some cool highlights in-game that I did but for some reason, I can't record in 1080p. So far, I've tried every possible recorder, every single one...
  13. aman.grover

    Question Headphone microphone also picking up desktop sounds

    So I have Ant esports ICE 511mt case which has two separate jacks for microphone and headset, but my headset has only one 3.5mm pin for both the mic and headset. So I bought a Y splitter - 1 female to 2 male, and when I connect them to the case (front) windows asks me what kind of device I have...
  14. agangurde1000

    [SOLVED] Upscaling screen recording ?

    My monitor resolution is 1600*900 . I have rx480 8GB ddr5 So I am recording my gameplay at 720p but it looks bad even if I record gameplay at 1080p it looks bad , so I was wandering if i used AMD super resolution to 1080p to my pc and in my game resolution and also in my obs screen recording...
  15. mrcstalgic

    [SOLVED] OBS Sli Recording With Capture Card?

    I have tried to recording clips with my husband playing games together, but with 2 cards, I constantly run into problems, such as, the recording skipping frames in a strange way (I think it might have something to do with Alternate Frame Rendering) But I have no way to fix it! So I was...
  16. IfYoungMetroDontTrustYou

    [SOLVED] Stream Latency

    Hey guys! I'm starting a stream on twitch so I bought new pc parts to have better quality. I tested my stream and it was about 10-15 seconds behind. I have no idea what the problem could. I have looked all over for answers, but haven't found anything to help my situation. My parts are: AMD...
  17. benho1

    [SOLVED] Connect a laptop screen to PC for stream with HDMI

    Can I connect my laptop screen to my pc with HDMI? And use that in OBS Streaming software like a source?
  18. J

    [SOLVED] Does RAM speed and amount affect OBS?

    I currently have 8GB of 2400mhz RAM I've been trying to record my gameplay while playing games like red dead redemption and sea of thieves, however even if my game is a constant 60fps and obs also says it's refcording 60fps, i notice that it stutters or lags at some points in the recording. I...
  19. D

    [SOLVED] Can a modern single core (with/without hyperthreading) handle recording 1080p gameplay

    Long story short: currently running i5 3470 (4c/4t) + gtx 970. Recording vr games with the 970 causes input lag (most things push it near 100% utilization already), and everything wants at least 4 cores. That being said, I tested my cpu and on one core I can record up to 720p 30fps 5mbs...
  20. Ph0bic

    [SOLVED] High FPS but laggy gameplay

    Dear, I have a problem with the recording. When I stream or record with OBS (Or streamlabs), I always have a problem with lagg. Even tho I have 140 FPS (as it shows in-game). It still moves sloppy and not smooth at all when using 60 FPS in the Video tab. Though my footage is perfectly smooth...
  21. S

    [SOLVED] Nvenc OBS settings?

    Hello, I have recently bought a 2070 super and I am trying to use it to record when I play. I have watched a few videos for settings to use for nvenc in OBS. Whenever I use these settings, my recording is very choppy and has many dropped frames but the quality is fine. The thing is whenever I...
  22. A

    Question Youtube stream blurry while moving

    I used both dual pc setup(NDI Source Plugin) and single pc setup , used both x264 and NVENC new Encoders. Checked log files, no render lag or network lagged frames Using OBS Studios Internet bandwidth - 45mbps Up/45mbps down CBR - 3000-4000kbps Base Res - 1080p Scaled Res - 720p Fps- 60...
  23. wittypixel

    [SOLVED] ryzen 2600 and gtx 2060 stutters in OBS

    hi all while using Streamlabs OBS and attempting to record. I get stutter even when recording at 720p with performance preset. I use the nvidia encoder since I hear it work really well with the nvidia 2000 series cards. could anyone give me any advice on this? thanks. SPECS Ryzen 2600...
  24. R

    [SOLVED] Is it possible to view StreamLabs OBS on another PC?

    So I have this old Intel Atom laptop that's doing nothing. I want to use it to as my secondary display (I already set up Mouse without Borders). But it's processor is too weak for actual streaming. I only want to see my chat and stuff on my laptop while my PC does the actual streaming. Is it...
  25. propigeon

    [SOLVED] Gameplay recording stutters after rec on OBS please help

    Hello everyone, I've recently started recording videos and streaming with OBS, and I've watched s couple of guides about how to set it up good and so on. I run a 1440p monitor on 10bit 120hz, and I'm playing and recording Apex legends (max settings). When I start recording, I experience a verry...
  26. M

    Question Minecraft Keeps Crashing On 5g Internet But Works Fine On 2.4g Internet

    When ever I play minecraft I have choose the 2.4g wifi option because every time I pick 5g my game will get disconnected every 10 minutes or so. I recently got into streaming and I need to choose 5g to run obs without dropping frames, but then I cant play minecraft. And if i choose 2.4g my...
  27. obunyanga cat nobunaga

    Question stream pc elgato 4k stream link capture alternatives

    So I'm looking for alternatives to Elgato's 4k capture Utility, the main reason I want it, is its ability to link to my obs (or xsplit, i beta test it, but main obs), so I can leave it running in the background and capture at a higher resolution than I stream from obs. I'm a Twitch Affiliate...
  28. EyyMunchian

    Question Need CPU guidance for OBS

    Hey guys so I felt like this was the most adequate place to post this thread, I would've posted on PC Gaming but this isn't the game it's the Hardware running the game and stream. Anyways. I have this CPU: The Intel Core i7 4930K. It's a Hexa core processor with 12 threads running at 3.4 ghz...
  29. Mr.Chicken

    [SOLVED] PC crashing during streams

    So I'm having this weird issue where my pc crashes out of nowhere. Not a blue screen but w complete freeze where i can only shut it down using the button. It only happens during streams. I did some monitoring and my cpu doesn't go above 55C while overclocked @4.0Ghz( ryzen5 2600) When going...
  30. B

    Question CS:GO fps drops when streaming/recording

    I built my own pc a few months ago, it has windows 10, a ryzen 3600x cpu, and rx 5700xt, 16gb ddr-3200 ram, and an x570 motherboard. When I play on cs go with the highest settings, I get somewhere around 200-300 fps. When I check In task manager while I’m running cs go it shows that it’s only...
  31. Flame1

    [SOLVED] OBS streaming settings???

    So I installed OBS for the first time ever and my friends immediately said that the first thing I should do is change the encoder from X264 to NVENC (new), so I did that and I've set the bitrate to 8000, the stream was pixelated so I decided to up that to 10k which made it less pixelated but the...
  32. Atulya7

    Question R9 3900X with gtx 1660ti for streaming.

    i am using an i5 4690k paired up with a gtx 1660ti , now i wanted to stream on a single pc so will 3900x with 1660ti do the work or il still face the frame drops while streaming through obs. will this do or should i go for Intel i9 or do i have to upgrade my gpu with cpu like going for a 3800x...
  33. MarkusRadmark

    Question OBS preview lags

    OBS preview windows lags and when I go live it still lags. What I've tried is different drivers får GPU, tried both streamlabs obs and obs studio, checked SSDs and RAM. Everything looks fine. Appreciate all ideas, thanks Here's the log file. https://pastebin.com/z15vc7nV
  34. [SOLVED] Memory is being used 99% until system locks up

    Hello everyone, I held off of upgrading from Windows 7 to Windows 10 as long as I could. But 2 days ago I made the upgrade (in place upgrade to 10). I have 16gbs of decent ram and I am performing the same tasks I normally did every day on Windows 7. Run the game I play, run Discord, and run OBS...
  35. nospecgamer

    [SOLVED] What are the best Recording settings for a 2700x CPU? (OBS)

    I'm upgrading my Gaming PC to something that can handle Recording and Gaming at the same time, i'm getting the Ryzen 2700x for my encoding in OBS. I play games like Star Wars Battlefront 2 and I want to have a good quality recording that won't affect the in-game FPS as much, I want some OBS...
  36. M

    Question Streaming with OBS from PS4

    I just bought a new pc with the sole intention of streaming on my PS4 to OBS using the Elgato HD 60 S. I have all of the equipment including a Blue Snowball mic, a wired headset with mic, a Logitech C922x Pro cam, as well as a tendak hdmi splitter. I am pretty sure I have all of the hardware...
  37. I

    Question Can you stream with a Radeon RX 570

    Hi i was wondering if you are able to stream with a radeon rx 570 the games i want to play are Minecraft and Fortnite mainly i might try risk of rain 2 and other games my cpu is a Ryzen 5 1400 on Minecraft i usually run 60-440 fps and on fortnite usually 60-144
  38. L

    Question Sudden FPS drop in games and output stuttering while streaming

    Hello! I’ve recently come back to gaming (mainly Minecraft) and weirdly, it ran at pretty high frames, considering the potato PC I have (specs at the end). I used to stream it with OBS just fine but suddenly one day, my output (not the game) started to stutter. It would skip frames. Then a few...
  39. D

    Question OBS HELP - So confused

    I'm so confused. I've put in hours following guides on so many forums and I can't seem to figure out the issue. I have a high end system. Windows 10 i9-9900k @ 5.1 ghz 16 gb DDR4 3200 mhz GTX 1080 Ti @ 2050 mhz I'm trying to use OBS to record my gameplay. I'd like to have 1080p60 but i'm...