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NirCmd: Change Windows Audio settings per Shortcut or Hotkey

“NirCmd is a small command-line utility that allows you to do some useful tasks without displaying any userinterface”. Today I´m gonna show you how to use this program to change Windows 7 sound settings, like Volume, active devices and similar stuff. Even setting up a hot-key to mute a single Application is possible. First of all, you need the Program...

Multi-PC Setups

In this Guide I will talk about different Multi-PC Setups. They will allow you to input different sources or capture a high quality recording while doing a stream at different settings or with different stuff on the scene. It mainly depends on your imagination and plans… Three PC streaming setup This setup is pretty straight forward as you can see...

How to clean my System for Streaming/Recording or Gaming?

Here is a quick tutorial on how to clean your System so its set for a nice streaming/recording or gaming experience: While proceeding through the steps, steck your Number of Processes and Ram Usage, for example with Process Explorer (run as Administrator) Update your System Components, Codecs, Flash, .Net Ninite K-Lite Codecpack .Net Remove unnecessary programs that run at startup....

How to find out whats the bottleneck in my system?

First of all, there are several ways to find bottlenecks or interrupting devices/software that causes your system to Lag/Crash/BSoD. While trying to figure out what is causing these problems I normally use a few different Programs: Page 2 – DPC Latency Checker Page 3 – Process Explorer Page 4 – Open Hardware Monitor and Autoruns Page 5 – Some more...

Possible setup solutions for a Multi-View(PiP) stream

This time I want to give you a brief overview of how to accomplish streaming more than one “video source” at the same time. Co-Op game play, Clan-Matches with more than one viewpoint. Hunger-Games with several streamers. So far I have seen different needs and setups that can be used to accomplish these things. Two or even more PC’s capable of...