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Playing YouTube videos at half speed?

Is there a way to play a YouTube video at half the speed (like what we can do in VLC media player?) I'm looking for a free solution if possible.
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1answer
100k views

Embed YouTube video on Tumblr

I've been searching but what I've found was always about uploading a video to Tumblr or about adding audio only on Tumblr. None of the results has a solution for my problem. I just want to display a ...
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4answers
4k views

Need to change email address but want to keep connected YouTube, Google+ and miscellaneous accounts currently associated

I currently have a Gmail account that is associated with many other Google products such as Google+ and YouTube. My email address currently contains my last name and as I am not getting married I want ...
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2answers
54k views

How can I disable the advertisements shown before Youtube videos?

I don't mind the advertisements on the right side or the small banner inside Youtube videos, but the advertisements shown before a video is played are really annoying. How can I disable those ...
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1answer
11k views

How is YouTube's “Safety Mode” enforced by network administrators?

My company uses a web filtering software from an unknown (to me) vendor. I noticed the other day that YouTube automatically defaults to "safety mode" and that I am unable to change this setting. ...
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1answer
487 views

Video Sharing Site that prevents videos from being saved to users machine

I'm looking for a video sharing site where I can post videos, but when a person views them they can't just click a button (like videodownloadhelper or youtube downloader) and save them. I want them ...
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1answer
3k views

How to view the worldwide most subscribed channels in YouTube?

When I access YouTube's most subscribed channels, I only see the most subscribed channels by the users of my country (Brazil). I want to see the worldwide most subscribed channels, or at least US most ...
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1answer
2k views

YouTube Default Player Display Size

Looking for a way to tell youtube to ALWAYS load my videos in the nice expanded view (Not Fullscreen, but the one where it's the width of the page and ACTUALLY VISIBLE on a decent sized monitor ...
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3answers
18k views

Can I search YouTube by reverse date, to find the oldest videos matching my criteria?

I want to find the oldest videos matching a certain search string - can this be done in any way? Unfortunately the suggested method of sorting by date and viewing the last page limits me to 1000 ...
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1answer
594 views

Recover the title from removed video from its YouTube ID

Is there any way to get the title for a YouTube video once it has been removed? For example, I'm looking for a video (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=chGl0_nFyqg) that was removed by the user. I'm ...
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2answers
2k views

Download links given by YouTube API return 403

I am trying to download all available files that are different qualities of a single video using the YouTube API, but every URL I follow to download the video results in a 403. Script: #!/bin/bash ...
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2answers
172 views

Is there a good way to juggling a Google Apps account with a personal one?

I have my personal account and a Google Apps account. Despite Google now allowing multiple logins, I'm having trouble making different Google connected services use the right one. Is there a way to: ...
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1answer
302 views

How to subscribe only to a specific category of videos in a YouTube channel?

I find most of the Tobuscus YouTube videos boring. But I like the "Cute Win Fail" ones. Can I be notified only when he uploads such videos, instead of subscribing to them all?
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1answer
430 views

Why won't a YouTube video found in search show in Uploaded Videos?

I found a video, You Ask- PM Netanyahu Answers!, and it comes up in search too. But I don't see it in the main channel uploads. Why would it not appear there? Is there a way to really display all ...
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1answer
1k views

How do I download all videos directly from a given channel from YouTube?

Is there any way to download all videos available from a given channel? Suppose there are 16 videos, how can I download all videos at once? Currently I have to download one after another.
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2answers
4k views

How to switch back to old YouTube layout?

The new YouTube (July 2011) is irritating. Is there a way (or option) I can get the old layout? I tried enabling HTML5 but they changed that layout to look similar to their Flash layout. I hate it. Do ...
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7answers
34k views

Is there a YouTube keyboard shortcut for the previous and next video in a playlist?

I have a YouTube playlist and would like to know whether there are keyboard shortcuts to move to a previous video or advance to a next video. This will be helpful instead of moving to click the bottom ...
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1answer
640 views

Prevent offering other videos once a Youtube video is over [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to stop YouTube player from showing related videos? I want to have a permanent spot for a specific video I uploaded to YouTube. The problem is that once the video is ...
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1answer
2k views

YouTube, Creative Commons license is disabled

How can I enable the Creative Commons license for a video?
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1answer
3k views

Force YouTube video to play in different aspect ratio to uploaded [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Wrong aspect ratio on Youtube Is there a way to force the aspect ratio of a YouTube video being viewed? There are videos on YouTube which look distorted because they have ...
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1answer
6k views

Is there a way to check the latest uploaded videos in Youtube, in reverse chronological order?

Is there a way to check the latest uploaded videos in Youtube, in reverse chronological order ?
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7answers
49k views

Add subtitles to a video of another user on YouTube

I would like to offer a translation to another user's video on YouTube. The original video is in Spanish and I would like to write a Hebrew translation that would be relevant to very few people. The ...
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3answers
14k views

How to stop YouTube player from showing related videos?

How can I stop the YouTube player from showing related video thumbnails and links? I am in search of YouTube video code that shows only the videos in our YouTube stream, i.e., only the videos we have ...
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1answer
2k views

How to disable Cosmic Panda on YouTube?

I enabled Cosmic Panda on YouTube to try it out. I seem unable to view any videos with it (in Chrome!) so want to disable it. I can't find settings for it anywhere and usefully Google search turns up ...
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3answers
543 views

How to maintain a YouTube Playlist when entries become unavailable

I have several playlists that I have made on YouTube to keep track of my favourite videos and share the playlists with other people. However, over time, some videos get removed by their owners, some ...
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1answer
1k views

Always watch videos in HD on YouTube

Is there a way to always watch YouTube videos in HD (when available) and without changing the resolution yourself? YouTube offers 360 standard for small player, 480 for large and 720 for full screen. ...
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1answer
371 views

Embedding video in Facebook without Youtube

If I post a link to a Youtube video on Facebook, it will imbed the video on the page. What are some other sites besides Youtube that will also embed video if I post a link on Facebook? I don't want ...
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4answers
81k views

How does YouTube view count work?

I have the following scenario: I have uploaded a video to YouTube and I am logged in, but each time I refresh the page or "view" the video, the count does not change. How does the video count work? ...
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3answers
632 views

Changing skins of the YouTube player, currently seeing black version

For the last month or so I've had a dark YouTube player It doesn't appear for all my computers/locations, and I haven't been able to find any news or announcements about it. I like the new skin, ...
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1answer
39k views

Yellow vertical line in YouTube video timeline

What does the yellow vertical line signify in the YouTube video timeline? Is it an ad start point, or is it its you-can-play-now point as many believe? It's not clickable nor does hovering over it ...
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0answers
41 views

Downloading youtube playlist [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I download a YouTube video? Im looking for an app, which downloads the playlist videos one after another from youtube. For example in the webpage top documentary ...
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4answers
534 views

Time and video quality limits on YouTube

What is the time limit to a video that I can upload to YouTube? Is there an upper video length that I have to make sure my uploaded videos are under? Are there other limits or restrictions (quality, ...
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1answer
7k views

Change ownership of a YouTube account over to another Google account

On a client project at work I had to create a YouTube account for them. We're about to hand over ownership of it all, but the issue is that the YouTube account is linked to my Google Account. I don'...
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1answer
855 views

Hotkey for youtube video to a playlist

I am looking for a way to easily queue up several videos into the watch it later play list. I want something better then simply visiting the page for each video, and manually clicking the "Add to" ...
3
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2answers
594 views

Advanced YouTube search

Is there any possibility to find YouTube videos using advanced criteria except text search such as all videos uploaded by users with only one uploaded video total and between 40,000 and 60,000 views?
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1answer
876 views

Stop a YouTube video from buffering

If I land on a page embedded with more than one YouTube video, I may not watch them in order or all the way through but they will continue buffering even if I no longer want to watch them. Say I ...
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1answer
899 views

Move YouTube videos from Favorites to Watch Later list

How do I move all the videos I have in the Favorites list in YouTube to Watch Later? At the end of it I want nothing left in the Favorites.
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3answers
97k views

Clip a YouTube video without having to download entire length beforehand

I would like to clip a YouTube video say from x minute to y minute and download it into my desktop computer. Currently I'm having to download the entire video and then use a video editor for clipping....
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1answer
8k views

How do we see the YouTube history page of another user?

When we visit http://youtube.com/my_history, we can see our own YouTube browsing history. Is there a way to see the YouTube history page of another user?
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1answer
1k views

How do I get my channel recommendations back on YouTube?

I remember to have had channel recommendations when I clicked on Recommendations. But apparently I don't get to see these anymore, is there a way to get them back? Or third party? I like unsigned ...
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6answers
22k views

How to remove “recommended items” from YouTube home page?

I want to see only my subscriptions on my YouTube home. Those recommendations are unnecessary pollution.
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1answer
619 views

How To Link To YouTube Video In Expanded View And Choose Desired Definition To Play In?

I want to link to YouTube video that will expand itself when user lands on page and selects appropriate definition to play video. For example i want to link to video that can play in 240, 360, 460 and ...
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3answers
30k views

Play YouTube videos using Flash instead of HTML5

Since upgrading my kids' browser to Firefox 4, YouTube seems to have switched them over to HTML5 video, which the computer apparently can't handle because it stutters horribly, causing Child Rage ...
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1answer
50 views

How to list most viewed recent videos?

I would like to get the list of most viewed recent videos on YouTube without specify a tag or a keyword. Is it possible?
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2answers
3k views

Transferring all YouTube videos to another video hosting site?

For past few years I have favorited many videos which were very good. But I have seen plenty of videos get removed, either by their owner, or due to copyright matching. Some of these videos are very ...
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3answers
6k views

Can I hide my favourites on YouTube from the other users?

Can I hide my favourites on YouTube from the other users? I have a normal YouTube account and I realised that everything I add to my favourites is visible to anyone. Can I hide it instead?
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5answers
111k views

How can I tag friends in a YouTube video on Facebook?

I've shared a video from YouTube to Facebook, and this has shown up ok on my wall. Now I want to tag friends that are in the video, and can't see any option to do that. All the guides I see in places ...
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5answers
167k views

Disable videos in YouTube, listen to the audio only

My internet connection is quite slow (128 kbps while browsing) and I want to know if I can disable video streaming on YouTube and listen only to the audio portion. There are many songs on YouTube ...
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3answers
4k views

What do the Youtube movie ratings mean?

While perusing in the "new" movie section, I noticed some movies have "ratings." Here's an example with a whopping five of them: L, N, S, V and D. What do those letters mean?
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2answers
463 views

Why doesn't YouTube have a download button?

YouTube has all the buttons—Upload, Browse, Subscribe etc.—, but it doesn't come with an inbuilt “Download” button. Viewers have to use third party software to download the videos from YouTube. Why is ...