General Plays.tv Client FAQ

How to upload a video clip to YouTube with Plays.tv
First, use Plays.tv as you would normally to capture your gameplay footage. Edit your video to the duration you wish to save and share. From here, you cou...
Fri, 24 Feb, 2017 at 4:10 PM
Uploaded Videos stuck in "Processing" state
After uploading a video, some users have gotten a message like this that can sometimes stay that way for an extended period of time:  Most of these vid...
Fri, 24 Feb, 2017 at 4:21 PM
Audio Out of Sync Issues: Using Handbrake to Resync Audio
Audio Out of Sync Issues: Using Handbrake to Resync Audio Audio out of sync issues is a common issue. This issue used to be a lot worse but it can sti...
Thu, 1 Dec, 2016 at 11:12 AM
Overwatch Pins Are Not Being Saved
We recently released a Blog post regarding the status of Overwatch Pins with Plays.tv. I will provide a brief summary of it, but you may read the entirety o...
Fri, 13 Jan, 2017 at 11:42 AM
How to add Additional Video Folders to the Plays.tv Client
In the Plays.tv Preferences, you will want to go to the Advanced Tab: Scroll down until you get to Third Party Video Folders: Selecting "Add" ...
Tue, 7 Feb, 2017 at 2:44 PM
How to choose what Games will be Recorded (Plays.tv Blacklist)
You will want to go to the Advanced Tab in your Plays.tv Preferences: Scroll down until you get to "Manage Applications": The list with popula...
Mon, 30 Jan, 2017 at 9:30 AM
Binding my Game Accounts to Plays.tv and getting Pins
Plays.tv has several games that integrate into our client to provide additional details like K/D/A, which character you were playing, and Pins in the record...
Wed, 22 Feb, 2017 at 4:14 PM
What are the System Requirements for Video Capture?
There are two methods for video capture that can be done: Hardware Encoding or Software Encoding. Both of these have different levels of what is required to...
Wed, 22 Feb, 2017 at 4:17 PM
Low Framerate or Choppy Videos
First, you will want to ensure that you are meeting system requirements, and that your system is not falling back to Software Encoding first: System Require...
Thu, 16 Feb, 2017 at 3:02 PM
Plays.tv Client is not Opening
We have heard of several cases of users being unable to open the Plays.tv client at all. This might happen after an update, but typically happens with a fre...
Thu, 2 Mar, 2017 at 11:17 AM