OBS Source Is A Red Dot

If you’re adding a media source (RTMP, RTSP or HLS) in OBS and all you’re getting is a red dot, here’s a quick fix.

For Windows, hit Control-F.
For Mac OS, hit Command-F.

OBS Chroma Key

Here’s how to add chroma key (green screen) to your OBS shoot.

  • Start OBS.
  • Add a video source.
  • Right click on video source and select ‘Filter’.
  • Click + in the ‘Effects Filters’ section, and choose ‘Chroma Key’.
  • Enter a name for the effects layer.
  • Fine tune the settings.
  • Add background layers.
  • Make sure to send to the back.