Adding a Webcam to Streamlabs OBS

The first thing you are likely to want to do with Strealmabs OBS is to add a webcam – in this step-by-step guide, we walk though through the entire process. 

Step 1: Adding a new source

The first step to add a webcam is to select the + symbol within the sources box. 

Step 2: Select Video Capture Device

Step 2: Selecting Video Capture Device

Step 3: Naming the video source

Naming the video source will make it easier to select it again (for example when adding a source in a different scene). 

Step 4: Configuring the webcam

In the next stage you can configure the webcam. The key thing to select is the Device – pick the webcam you are intending, which will be previewed. 

Step 5: Re-sizing your webcam

After you have added the webcam, you can resize it – drag the corner of the image to resizes as desired. 

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