Live Broadcasting with OBS

OBS (Open Broadcaster Software) How-to Guide

If you want to stream using a Windows or Mac desktop or laptop, we recommend the use of OBS Studio.  This is free software and can be downloaded here:  https://obsproject.com/. OBS is a great 3rd-party streaming software that works well with the MyVRSpot solution.  Here are the topics that we cover below regarding live streaming using OBS: […]

Setting Up Transitions in OBS Studio

If you are using OBS to live stream, you may want to transition between different scenes or media inputs. In order to transition between scenes, we need to create multiple scenes and add sources to each scene and then use Studio Mode as described in detail below: Step 1: Launch OBS and under the “Scenes” section, which is located […]

Prerecorded Video Settings in OBS

If you want to stream using a Windows or Mac desktop or laptop, we recommend the use of OBS Studio. We also suggest that you use the settings in the image below if you are using a pre-recorded video in your live stream so you capture the entirety of the video in your live stream. […]

Streaming with Webcams and USB Cameras

If you want to stream using a webcam built into your Windows or Mac desktop or laptop, or from a USB camera connected to your computer, we recommend the use of OBS Studio.  This is free software and can be downloaded here:  https://obsproject.com/ After installing the application, open it.  On the bottom right hand corner, click […]

Live Stream Using Green Screens in OBS Studio

Green screens can be used in combination with the live streaming software, OBS, to eliminate or replace the background of your video input. With your green screen, follow these instructions below on how to live stream with a green screen using OBS. Note: You can use any green background, it doesn’t necessarily have to be a studio […]

How to Live Stream with Multiple Cameras using OBS

To live stream using multiple cameras with OBS, follow the instructions below: Set up your streaming channel if you’ve not already done so. You can find how-to instructions here if you need help or watch the video in this window. To use multiple cameras, I need to create multiple scenes. The first Scene is already […]

Setting up Hotkeys in OBS

If you want to stream using a Windows or Mac desktop or laptop, we recommend the use of OBS Studio.  This is free software and can be downloaded here:  https://obsproject.com/. Hotkeys are an OBS tool that is useful for basic video live production, such as transitions or cuts. Hotkeys work by the user presetting keys that can perform […]