Streamlabs Desktop Overlays Quick Import

The following steps are specific to Streamlabs Desktop and the .overlay file. Only Streamlabs Desktop can make use of the .overlay file. If you’re using streaming software other than Streamlabs Desktop, please follow the steps in the section that represents your streaming software.

  1. Download and install Streamlabs Desktop if you haven’t already.
  2. Extract the files you’ve downloaded onto your computer.
  3. Open/Run Streamlabs Desktop.
  4. Open the Streamlabs Desktop settings by clicking the settings wheel at the bottom left corner.
  5. Click on “Scene Collections” on the left of the pop-up menu.
  6. Click on “Import Overlay File”.
  7. Browse to your unzipped files.
  8. Select the “.overlay” file.
  9. Click Open or double click the .overlay file.

After selecting the file, it may take several minutes for all the resources to load. This will setup the transition (if included) and multiple Scenes (Starting, Ending, BRB etc…)




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