madshi bug tracker - madVR
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0000597madVRbugpublic2019-02-07 17:482019-02-11 17:02
Ashkaan 
 
lowminoralways
newopen 
WindowsWindows 10 Pro10
0.92.17
MPC-HC 1.7.13
LAV 0.70.2.1
LAV 0.70.2.1
DXVA2 Native
none (progressive)
no
On
all modes
NVidia
GTX 1080 Ti
417.71
0000597: OSD in MPC disappears when using MadVR
Whether in full screen or windowed, when MadVR is running, the OSD stops displaying.
Ensure MadVR is preferred. Play anything.
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zip madshi.zip (35,454) 2019-02-07 19:35
http://bugs.madshi.net/file_download.php?file_id=305&type=bug
Issue History
2019-02-07 17:48AshkaanNew Issue
2019-02-07 18:30madshiNote Added: 0002475
2019-02-07 18:31AshkaanNote Added: 0002476
2019-02-07 18:32madshiNote Added: 0002477
2019-02-07 18:38AshkaanNote Added: 0002478
2019-02-07 18:41madshiNote Added: 0002479
2019-02-07 18:55AshkaanNote Added: 0002480
2019-02-07 18:57madshiNote Added: 0002481
2019-02-07 18:58AshkaanNote Added: 0002482
2019-02-07 19:05AshkaanNote Added: 0002483
2019-02-07 19:15madshiNote Added: 0002484
2019-02-07 19:35AshkaanFile Added: madshi.zip
2019-02-07 19:36AshkaanNote Added: 0002485
2019-02-07 20:33madshiNote Added: 0002486
2019-02-07 22:06AshkaanNote Added: 0002487
2019-02-07 22:15madshiNote Added: 0002488
2019-02-09 20:07AshkaanNote Added: 0002489
2019-02-11 15:19madshiNote Added: 0002491
2019-02-11 17:02AshkaanNote Added: 0002492

Notes
(0002475)
madshi   
2019-02-07 18:30   
Which OSD do you mean exactly?
(0002476)
Ashkaan   
2019-02-07 18:31   
The MPC-HTC OSD. The one that tells you the time/time remaining and the filename when you first open a file.
(0002477)
madshi   
2019-02-07 18:32   
It seems to work fine for me. Is this with MPC-HC default settings?
(0002478)
Ashkaan   
2019-02-07 18:38   
Yes, totally default. Admittedly, I played with some of MadVRs settings to try to get this to work, so I don't remember what default was. Here are my settings:

Checked:
delay playback start until...
delay playback start after...
enable windowed overlay...
use a separate device for presentation...

Unchecked:
enable automatic fullscreen...
disable desktop composition...
use Direct3D...
use a separate device for DXVA...

Greyed:
only when media player...
present a frame...

CPU queue size: 16
GPU queue size: 8
(0002479)
madshi   
2019-02-07 18:41   
Did it ever work?

FWIW, I don't remember anyone ever reporting this issue yet. So it must be really rare/weird.

You can reset madVR settings to default by double clicking "restore default settings.bat" in the madVR folder.
(0002480)
Ashkaan   
2019-02-07 18:55   
I installed MadVR with Chocolatey and the .bat file isn't in the install location.
(0002481)
madshi   
2019-02-07 18:57   
Don't really know what to say. It works here. If I can't reproduce the problem, it's hard for me to do anything about it.
(0002482)
Ashkaan   
2019-02-07 18:58   
With those exact settings, it's working fine?
(0002483)
Ashkaan   
2019-02-07 19:05   
I'm trying to upload my settings for testing, but it won't let me. What format can I upload?
(0002484)
madshi   
2019-02-07 19:15   
Try zipped.
(0002485)
Ashkaan   
2019-02-07 19:36   
Nice! Zip worked. 7z didn't.
(0002486)
madshi   
2019-02-07 20:33   
I tried, activating each of your 3 monitors, and it always works fine for me with your settings.

Suggestions:

1) Try downloading MPC-BE, just as a test. Same problem there?
2) Try downloading madVR and install it in a separate folder, just as a test. Does it work then?
(0002487)
Ashkaan   
2019-02-07 22:06   
1) I just downloaded a portable MPC-BE with default settings, I added MadVR as preferred under external filters, and same problem.

2) I downloaded madVR portable, ran the install script, totally default, same problem (in both HC and BE).
(0002488)
madshi   
2019-02-07 22:15   
I've no explanation.

FWIW, when using madVR, the MPC-HC/BE OSD is no longer drawn by MPC, but by madVR instead. Which means that it looks different. But it should still appear. At least it does for me.

Maybe try a different GPU driver? But I really have no hope for that. Nobody else has ever reported this problem, so I've no idea what's going on.
(0002489)
Ashkaan   
2019-02-09 20:07   
PS: This guy has the same issue:

https://www.reddit.com/r/software/comments/25std5/mpcbe_with_madvr_no_osd/ [^]

I bet a lot of people have it, but they just don't notice. Any other ideas or leads for me to try? How does it work? Does it rely on GPU in any way?
(0002491)
madshi   
2019-02-11 15:19   
I'd say we should wait for the next official madVR build (I don't have an ETA for that yet). The next build will have some changes which could change the OSD behaviour. If the problem then still occurs, we'll have to do some debugging/digging. So I'll leave this bug report open until then.
(0002492)
Ashkaan   
2019-02-11 17:02   
Thank you