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Louper Desktop Encoder

LDE (Louper Desktop Encoder) is our customized version of the hugely popular free and open‑source streaming software OBS. LDE has been optimized for streaming on the Louper platform.

LDE is distributed under the GNU General Public License v2.0.
To request a copy of the source code, email
LDE setup guides are available here

Built for video pros

Up to 4K Input / Output

Stream video in up to UHD resolution for pixel-perfect review

High-Bitrate Video & Audio

Up to 20mbps bitrate video and 512kbps stereo audio supported


Capture NDI feeds from NLEs and other sources for hardware-free streaming

Blackmagic Hardware Support

Add SDI & HDMI input signals from Blackmagic DeckLink and UltraStudio hardware

Real-time Stats and Monitoring

Livestream health and connection quality stats are displayed in your Louper room when streaming from LDE

Sleek and simple

We've stripped out the clutter and made LDE easy to use, and fast to set up.

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