Streamlabs OBS Alerts Not Working – Troubleshooting Tips
The main use for the Streamlabs platform though is the stream alerts which are extremely handy helping you display what is happening on your stream.
Unfortunately, sometimes the Streamlabs alerts are not working properly and some troubleshooting is necessary.
Streamlabs OBS Alerts Not Working
As with everything else, the very first thing you should be doing when things are not working is restarting and re-logging into your accounts.
Log out from your Streamlabs OBS account and close down Streamlabs OBS. You can also restart your PC just in case.
Next, you need to make sure you have properly configured your alerts widget in your OBS Streamlabs. Make sure that your source is visible and you have your alerts enabled.
If you can see but cannot hear your alerts make sure you have not muted them in your recent events list.
If your Streamlabs OBS alerts are still not working you should also go to your Advanced settings and make sure that hardware acceleration is enabled for your sources.
Following these steps will fix most of the issues related to alerts not showing up on your stream but in case your specific issue still persists you can visit the official troubleshooting page that covers even more advanced fixes for your widgets.
Make a Microphone Sound Better on Stream – Reaper Plugins
One of the most important aspects of streaming is tuning your microphone with decent settings. People might not care that much about a 720P webcam since it is a tiny window in the corner of your stream, but if you sound like you are speaking through a tube, do not expect your viewership to skyrocket. […]
7TV, BTTV, and FFZ Emotes on Your Mobile!
A huge part of your Twitch experience is literally just spamming emotes in people’s chats because everyone likes funny moving pictures. When it comes to Twitch emotes, we can all admit that they are quite limited therefore extensions like BTTV, FFZ and lately 7TV are extremely popular on the platform. Unlike the full PC twitch […]
Chatterino – The Lightweight Twitch Chat Solution
If you are a competitive gamer that also wants to stream but is confined to only using a single PC for the entire process, saving as many resources as possible so your game runs at the highest FPS is a major priority. To do this you would want to minimize the use of your favorite […]
7TV – The Best Emotes for Twitch!
The best way to maintain your channel growth and retain viewership on Twitch is a combination of interesting content, interaction with your chat, and good streaming quality (good mic, good webcam, etc). One of the biggest reasons Twitch and by extension Twitch streamers can retain viewers is the emote system and emote extensions that are […]
How to Customize Your OBS Interface With Docks
Streaming is all about delivering the best possible viewing experience by staying on top of technical things like webcam angle and microphone quality but if you fail to interact with your chat by reading their donations or subscriptions chances are your viewership will drop. This is simply because no amount of bitrate and good video […]
OBS Teleport – NDI Alternative for Dual PC Streaming!
If you take streaming and gaming seriously you will conclude that streaming from a single PC is detrimental to your FPS and adds quite a bit of latency. This might not be a big issue if you are just a casual player, but if you are somewhat competitive this will be a hurdle that you […]