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Simple but advanced Audio Management for 1 or 2 PC Setups with Voicemeeter Banana

With the Software Voicemeeter Banana by the guys from VB-Audio Software you can manage several Audio In and Outputs to give you the options to decide which sound should go onto your stream or recording and which goes to your speakers, headset or capture card for example. It is very easy to use once you know how it works, so...

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How to exclude Audio (Voice-Com, Music, etc.) from your Stream/Recording?

Its fortunately quite easy to exclude an Audio source from your stream or recording. But there are a few things we cannot do. So let us take a look at the different sources we may have available: Good Voice-Communication (Teamspeak, Skype, etc.) Music/MediaPlayer (software with good Audio options: foobar, winamp, etc.) Game sound (with good Audio options) [External Inputs (Line-In,...

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How to Stream to Facebook Live

Facebook added Live Streams to their Facebook Pages. So if you own a page you can from now on start streaming on Facebook. (It might not be unlocked for everyone right away. And you might need to have a certain number of likes. I could not find exact info about this.) There are a few limitations though (see here or read...

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Elgato – Game Capture HD60 S – Review and Test

I want to thank Elgato for sending me a device to test early and only wanting feedback in exchange. All expressed opinions below are my own. Review The Elgato HD60 S is an external capture card to grab Video and Audio Input of a HDMI Source (without HDCP). This can be a Console, Computer or Camera for example. Resolutions up to 1920×1080...

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OBS-Studio: High Quality Recording and multiple Audio Tracks

In OBS-Studio you can very easily configure everything for “High Quality” recordings as well as multiple Audio Tracks. We simply need to go into the “Output” settings of OBS.  Simple High Quality Settings If you do not plan on streaming and do not want to record multiple audio tracks you can even keep to the Simple Output Mode as shown...

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How to easily manage your Audio Inputs and Outputs in Windows?

On Windows we often have different Input and Output Audio devices we want to manage. Unfortunately Windows makes it quite complicated for example to just record the Sound of a single program or to send the same sound to two or more Outputs. Luckily the guys from VB-Audio Software created two programs for us that want to help us with...

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Elgato – Game Capture HD60 Pro – Review and Test

I want to thank Elgato for sending me a device to test early and only wanting feedback in exchange. All expressed opinions below are my own. Review The Elgato HD60 Pro is an internal video capture card to grab HDMI Material (without HDCP) of a Console, Computer or Camera for example. Resolutions up to 1920×1080 with 60hz and recording at...

MonaServer

MonaServer – Setup and configuration

MonaServer is a pretty lightweight Streaming Server that supports RTMFP, RTMP, RTMPE, HTTP (with JSON-RPC and XML-RPC) and Websocket. Thanks to the RTMP support you can use with software like OBS, XSplit or even Wirecast, VMix and such.  On Windows you have the option to build MonaServer yourself following the instructions on this page. Or you can grab the package from Sourceforge. You...

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OBS-MP: Filters for Sources/Scenes/Devices

In OBS-MP we now have the ability to add filters to our Sources, Scenes and even our Audio Devices. The following filters are available as of writing this guide: Scenes/Sources Image Mask/Blend Crop Color Correction Scroll Color Key Sharpen Chroma Key Audio Devices Gain Noise Gate You can add them by right-clicking your desired Scene, Source or Device and selecting...