Using audio plug-ins (VST) in OBS Studio

A tutorial on how to find and use VST audio plug-ins in OBS studio

OBS (Open Broadcaster Software) is a free and open source software for video recording and live streaming.

This is a simple tutorial on how to open and use VST plugins and use them in OBS Studio:

All you need to do is click on the Settings icon after adding the Source for your audio capture channel (or right-click on the channel).

Using audio plug-ins (VST) in OBS Studio

The filters’ field will come up where you can add a VST plug-in, rename it and then simply select your preferred plug-in.

Using audio plug-ins (VST) in OBS Studio
Use the filter's field to add a VST plug-in
Using audio plug-ins (VST) in OBS Studio
Select the VST plug-in
Using audio plug-ins (VST) in OBS Studio
Rename the plug-in

Same process can be applied in a mic AUX or any other audio recording channel.

Using audio plug-ins (VST) in OBS Studio
Open the plug-in

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February 05, 2020
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