Version 4.2 of Livestream Studio allows for a wider variety of PCs to run Studio with the addition of the hardware encoding feature. Below we have some additional settings in Windows to help optimize its performance.
Set Power Setting to High Performance Mode
Go to the Start Menu and navigate to 'Power Options.' (This can also be found within the Control Panel.)
Click the dropdown arrow next to 'Show additional plans.'
'High performance' will appear as an option. Click the corresponding radio button to select it.
Then click 'Change plan settings.'
Under 'Turn off the display,' select 'Never.'
Under 'Put the computer to sleep,' select 'Never.'
Click 'Save changes.'