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How to Record Roblox with OBS

OBS is the most popular recording and streaming software on the internet.

The best YouTubers, streamers, and podcasters use the software to create content.

It’s free to use, comes with a myriad of features, and is compatible with most devices.

I personally use OBS to stream and create YouTube content, so I have a lot of experience with it.

This includes adding and configuring scenes, sources, filters, and many more.

In this short and simple guide, you’ll learn how to record Roblox with OBS on a Windows PC with no lag.

How to Record Roblox with OBS

Here’s how to record Roblox with OBS (step-by-step):

  1. Launch a Roblox experience: Open the Roblox app and launch an experience.
  2. Download OBS: Download OBS, right-click, and select “Run as administrator”.
  3. Add a scene: Click “+” under “Scenes”, name your scene, and select “OK”.
  4. Add a Display Capture device: Click “+” under “Sources” and select “Window Capture”.
  5. Select the Roblox window: Select “Roblox” (e.g. [Windows10Universal.exe]: Roblox) from the dropdown box and select “OK”.
  6. Record the video: Select “Start Recording” to start recording Roblox!
  7. Change your hotkeys (optional): Select “File”, select “Settings”, select “Hotkeys”, and change the “Start Recording” and “Stop Recording” to any hotkey (e.g. F9).
  8. Change your recording format (optional): Select “File”, select “Settings”, select “Output”, and change the “Recording Format” to “MPEG-4 (.mp4).
  9. Change your recording path (optional): Select “File”, select “Settings”, select “Output”, select “Browse” next to “Recording Path” and change it to a new location.

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