What is VDO.Ninja?
Steve's helper apps & tools
Advanced Options (URL Parameters)
Most common Parameters
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TURN & STUN Parameters
Newly Added Parameters
Common errors and known issues
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Forces TURN relay server into use
General Option! (
Forcing relay mode is provided for testing and emergency purposes. It will increase latency; sometimes by a lot.
Alternatives to relay mode include:
Using wired Ethernet instead of Wi-Fi will also reduce packet loss.
A VPN service, like Speedify, will likely be better than using a TURN server.
Uses of relay mode include:
Can potentially reduce packet loss with some guests on bad connections.
Has the advantage of hiding your IP address from peers.
deploy your own TURN server
if intending to use this feature a lot.
Please feel free to donate to OBS.Ninja to help support the provided TURN servers. Current TURN servers are deployed in North America and Germany. TCP/UDP on port 443.
More information on what TURN is
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