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OBS Design Fundamentals – Audio Capture

The Audio Input and Audio Output Capture Source allows you to include a specific audio source to a scene. Audio Input Capture are devices that accept input of your audio. Examples of Audio Input Capture sources are microphones, webcam microphones, and capture cards. Audio Output Capture are the sources that output audio for you hear. […]

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OBS Design Fundamentals – Video Device Capture

The Video Capture Device Source allows you to add any video devices such as webcams and capture cards for recording or streaming. Devices such as webcams are plug and play, you only need to plug the webcam to your computer to display the webcam’s point of view. Recently, traditional cameras now have the option of […]

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OBS Design Fundamentals – Display Capture

Display Capture is different than Window Capture and Game Capture. Instead of capturing a specific application, the Display Capture source will use your monitor as the source. This will display any applications, icons, and anything else that you make visible on your monitor. While other sources have multiple properties, the Display Capture source only has […]

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OBS Design Fundamentals – Window Capture

Window Capture is another capture source that is dedicated towards capturing any applications that run on your computer. While Game Capture is designed specifically for capturing video games, Window Capture is designed for capturing and displaying more common applications such as your web browser, video editor, photoshop, or word processor. This is a great capture […]

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OBS Design Fundamentals – Game Capture Source

Game Capture source is exactly what the source is named for, capturing the video game application, and displaying the video game to your viewers. If you are going to be streaming or recording any video games from your computer, this is the first source that you should use. Once you have added the game capture […]

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OBS Design Fundamentals – Browser Source

Browser Source is the most versatile source you will use with OBS. Browser sources can be used to play audio, show video, display images, and any applications a developer can host on a website because browser source is a full-on web browser. Browser sources are so versatile that companies such as Stream Elements and StreamLabs […]

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OBS Design Fundamentals – Media Source

Media Source is a powerful tool in OBS that can improve the presentation value of your content. With the media source you can have music play when you switch to a scene, have a video play when your show is on intermission, or have a video loop as a background for your content. Media Sources […]

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OBS Design Fundamentals – Image Source

Image Sources in OBS allow you to directly insert images and display them on your stream. Image sources are one of the best ways to increase your presentation value. Image sources can help capture attention in general by having a unique background, image sources can be used to convey or display information that you are […]

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OBS Design Fundamentals – Color Source

The easiest source to use in OBS is the Color Source. The Color Source creates a source made of a single color. While the color source is the least used source when designing a stream, color sources can still be helpful in drafting a stream or creating simple backdrops for other sources. There are only two […]

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OBS Design Fundamentals – Image Slide Show

Image Slide Show Source enables you to take multiple image files or a directory of image files and have them be controlled manually or transition after a set time has elapsed. Image slide show is an effective way of presenting lessons or making dynamic changes to your background. Visibility Behavior Visibility Behavior determines how the […]