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Documentation Screen Grab with OBS

Use OBS to record your interactive project to a movie file as documentation.

Monitor Display settings
Change your monitor resolution.

Right Mouse on Desktop background
Select Display Settings
     Set Change the size of text, apps, and other items to 100%
     Select Advanced display settings
          Change the Resolution to 1920 x 1080
          Hit Apply and then confirm the change.



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OBS on a PC

Start OBS Studio 64 bit
The software will remember your settings from last time.

File->Settings
Output (side menu)
     Output Mode  Advanced
          Recording tab
             Recording Path  Desktop  or external drive
             Recording Format  mp4
     Video
          Change the Base (Canvas) Resolution to 1920x1080
          Change the Output (Scaled) Resolution to 1920x1080
          Common FPS Values 30
     Hotkeys
         
Set up Start Recording  to Space for your screen grab (hit Space bar key)
         
Set up Stop Recording  to Space
          (Do not set up for Streaming. Hotkeys will not work if you select this option for streaming)
Click
OK


Click + under Sources below to add a Display Capture,
     delete other captures if you have any
Double click to open the
properties
     De-select Capture Cursor
     Click OK


Start your Unity player

Alt F4 exits the player

Hit
F1 to record OBS and F1 to stop

Move super slow when you look around the VR


There will be an mp4 file on your desktop,
Edit this with After Effects or Premiere.

Put the edited exercise mp4 files in the drop folder with your name as part of the file name.



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File Transfer

All assignments will be turned in on the web.
Mac use Filezilla
, PC use WinSCP to transfer
     Host: file.design.ucla.edu  (port 22)
     User ID: Your login
     /data/classes/Fall20/156-1/drop
     or  /home/users/yourlogin/myClasses/Fall20-156-1/drop

Any movies 1080HD


Screen Capture all your VR Projects with OBS Studio, edit with Premiere or After Effects

winscp

By default WinSCP starts at your home directory  /home/users/yourname
Select the link to MyClasses
Select the link to Fall20-156-1  AKA /data/classes/Fall20/156-1
Select drop
Select the correct folder for the assignment
Make sure your name is part of the file name.



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