OBS Studio snap

OBS Studio

by Snapcrafters

Install latest/stable of OBS Studio

Make sure snap support is enabled in your Desktop store.


Install using the command line

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Channel Version Published

OBS - Free and open source software for live streaming and screen recording - Unofficial build

This is an unofficial build of OBS Studio. Please file issues with this snap at https://forum.snapcraft.io/t/call-for-testing-obs-studio-snap/4298 - not at the upstream bug tracker.

OBS Studio is software designed for capturing, compositing, encoding, recording, and streaming video content, efficiently.

It's distributed under the GNU General Public License v2 - see the accompanying COPYING file for more details.

To access content on external storage, manually connect to the removable-media plug:-

sudo snap connect obs-studio:removable-media

To access the webcam:-

sudo snap connect obs-studio:camera

Known issues:-

  • Currently GPU accelerated encoding is not enabled in this package
  • The webcam needs to be manually connected via the command above

Contact Snapcrafters

Details for OBS Studio

LicenseGPL-2.0
Last updated23 January 2019

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