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YouTube wrong on tagged game

I made a FPS game and posted a video of it on YouTube. For some reason YouTube is saying that the game in the video is Roblox, even though it is a custom game I made. How can I correct this so that it ...
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Find out which of my Google Apps accounts controls a YouTube account

We have a YouTube account that's a few years old and we're trying to get back to using it. The problem is we don't know which of our Google Apps users created the account, so we can't even login to ...
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Changing Google Plus page URL

I have a Google Plus business page and a brand page. The business page has a URL of google.com/+companyname. I didn't choose it as a custom URL. I have another custom URL: google.com/+companynamexyz, ...
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Revoke YouTube / Google linked permission

I linked my YouTube / Google account to a website and want to revoke that. I am looking into https://security.google.com/settings/security/permissions but the service I linked the account at isn't ...
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How to find the video associated with a previously read comment notification on Youtube

I had a notification on my mobile that there was a reply to my comment on some video I had watched. I clicked it open, but since my internet stopped working, I quit the app When I thought of reading ...
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Find external source URL in YouTube analytics

One of my videos has seen an unexpected spike in traffic and 98% of this traffic is coming from a forum post. I want to see the post so I can understand why people were directed there but I can see ...
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Does trimming video on YouTube.com affect the quality of the trimmed video?

I'm trying to understand if trimming a video uploaded to YouTube affects the quality of the trimmed video. I read on one blog that the video is copied. Not sure if that means it was re-encoded or just ...
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Are YouTube videos you upload posted to the connected Google+ account?

I just started a new YouTube channel and I'm wondering if the videos you uploaded get posted to your Google+ account? Basically I have my main Google/YouTube account and I went and created a new ...
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How can I change a YouTube video's volume beyond the normal limits

I often watch multiple videos simultaneously (don't ask why). Today I was trying to watch video1 and video2. The problem is not the overall volume, but rather the volume difference. If I raise the ...
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How do I get all comments of a YouTube video?

http://youtube.com/all_comments?v= stopped working and redirects to watch?v=.... A Reddit thread states that AJAX populator also does not allow to show all the comments when there are multiple ...
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Will my video contain errors if connection is lost while uploading to YouTube

Right now I'm uploading a somewhat large MP4 video to YouTube (3GB). It's been over an hour and it's nearly halfway there. In any case, I got disconnected (aprox. 5 - 10 times) while doing so, due to ...
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How can I get a YouTube channel representing my business deleted?

An old co-director who has since passed away uploaded some videos to a YouTube channel named after our business and I want to get these deleted. I have tried resetting his password as I have access ...
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How do I get youtube playlist id from video ID?

Suppose you have YouTube's video ID: ZQPQAXIQkvw and you want to get playlist ID that contains this video: PL81F0A95A935CD9A3. How do I do it easily and reliably and hopefully automateably as in using ...
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Randomly play gaming YouTube videos

Just find out about gaming.youtube.com and is interesting. The interface is very limited but the concept is nice. I am a game developer and I try to work better by staying motivated watching stuff ...
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YouTube offline videos captions not seen on playback

I have saved a YouTube video of 1.5 hrs after verifying that it has captions(Offline videos). However when I play the offline video with the captions on, it still doesn't show any captions. Please ...
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What happened to the option to cross your eyes whilst watching YouTube?

Certain YouTube Videos are 3D. Note that there is a "3D" symbol next to the gear, denoting the YouTube is in fact storing the video in a 3D format. Right now, I see only two options: 2D, and Anaglyph....
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Link YouTube channel to another Google+ page

Right now I have a Google+ page which links to a YouTube channel. But I want to unlink the current YouTube channel and link another YouTube channel to the Google+ page. I have tried to delete the ...
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Prevent pauses between music tracks on YouTube Playlist

I like to listen to an entire album at a time on YouTube. Many of the actual albums have songs that drift off into each other and all blend together. On YouTube, however, there is a pause in between ...
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How do I prevent YouTube from showing “static” (noisy) background when video is not available?

I visit YouTube with scripts or video tag turned off, so YouTube cannot play video. I just want to read comments, description and so on, but YouTube shows noisy animated background that slows down (...
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Change YouTube username from uppercase to lowercase

My username contains a few capital letters and I was wondering if there was a way of changing all the uppercase characters into lowercase? I know you can link it to Google+ and show my real name but ...
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The youtube video manager says my video has 8 comments but I know it has more. How to fix?

I uploaded a video yesterday and I'm not a popular channel but I have 22 comments on the video that I can see on the watch page. However for the last few hours the video manager has said that the ...
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Play youtube in 2x automatically in Firefox

How can I make videos play automatically in 2x speed in Firefox? I.e. I want 2x to be the default speed when opening av video.
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Why does Twitter suggest have two identical “Who to follow” suggestion?

After I tweet an clip from YouTube, Twitter suggest me two options to follow: Both are identical. Is there any explanation for this?
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How to unpublish or remove all auto-generated subtitles from all my YouTube videos?

I have more than 200 videos uploaded to YouTube with YouTube-generated subtitles. Now I need to unpublish or remove all of them. Doing this by hand would take ages. Is there any batch-way how to ...
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Switch in Internet Explorer from HTML5 back to Flash Player in YouTube?

As of August 6 2015 (even though this was implemented before), YouTube now defaults to HTML5 instead of Flash. Although this make it work on more devices, there are limitations such as longer loading ...
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How to download the video descriptions of all my YouTube videos?

Is there a way to download all video descriptions from my videos? Or at least to list them? I need to make a copy of all the descriptions of more than 100 videos. Copy and pasting each one by hand ...
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Which format to use to upload stylized subtitles to youtube?

I would like to upload stylized subtitles to youtube. Mainly, I need the ability to shift the position of the subtitles (sometimes, the default bottom position overlays some text in the video which ...
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Changing Youtube Associated website wait time

I stupidly changed the associated website on my youtube page on Thursday, and it gives me the: "You have recently changed your associated website. Please wait for some time before changing it again." ...
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How to stop Youtube HTML5 video auto-loading (prefetching)

I'm looking for a way to stop youtube from automatically load or prefetch HTML5 videos in my browser(Chrome 43). I tried to use "Stop YouTube HTML5 Autoplay" add-on but It doesn't do that. I've seen ...
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Restrict YouTube recommendations to some language(s)

Is there any way I could restrict YouTube recommendations to just English, or better, English and some other languages too? My three years old loves watching cartoons on YouTube. He does not type ...
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How to track all new YouTube uploads by tags/description?

Is there way to track all new uploaded videos by specific tag or description?
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How do I remove my YouTube feed activity content from my user profile page?

I've been successful in removing what's visible on my channel page (e.g. https://www.youtube.com/channel/abc123), by adjusting my privacy settings. However, some activity of mine from a few years ...
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Find YouTube channels with around 300 subscribers

How can I find YouTube channels (German ones) with around 300 subscribers (yes only around 300)? Is there a way to search in YouTube for subscriber counts like this?
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Moving a partial playlist to another playlist

Do not want to move the whole playlist. I do know how to move videos from one playlist to another by 1 at a time. I do not want to move the whole playlist only a fraction of the total. 250 videos are ...
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How to search for the latest video of a certain duration from a particular YouTube channel

I watch documentaries regularly and usually visit Vice and BBC News channels in YouTube. I always look for the latest documentaries/news with a duration of more than 20 minutes. My question is: how ...
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Meaning of the colors bar under the of clips you might watch in YouTube

I think the title describes all. They will show more obvious when the thumbnails haven't done loading yet. The picture following here will describe it better. I use a userscript named YouTube ...
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Connecting YouTube Video Account with Google+ page

Have had a YouTube business video page for years now (pre-Google Plus) and along the way created a Google+ page and built it up. Now we have a separate Google+ and YouTube page and I need to connect ...
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Is there a way to list all youtube videos with subtitles in a specific language?

Is there a way to get a list of youtube videos with subtitles in a specific language? Let's say, all videos with French subtitles?
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How to explain to a non-tech person that YouTube is not a CDN

We need to be able to stream a variety of video formats using http/https URLs that return the video, 24/7. The streams will be played in a variety of webplayers we know nothing about. A non-technical ...
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How to see the newest uploads in a particular search phrase in Youtube?

I'm noticing for some time that the 'sort by date' filter is misbehaving. Apparently they only sort the first several dozen relevant videos by upload date. Instead of showing me the newest uploads. Or ...
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How to set a minimum view count for a video search on YouTube? Is there any parameter for minimum view count in the search URL?

I want to search YouTube for some keyword/s and sort them based on rating. But some recently added videos with 100% rating (with just one or two likes and no dislikes) hog the top of the list thereby ...
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Where does YouTube store videos from it’s online “webcam capture” function?

I accidentally rebooted my computer while recording a video using YouTube’s “build-in” webcam recording functionality. . The video wasn’t uploaded (because file wasn't finalised properly, I think). ...
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Removing an alternate username from a YouTube Channel

One of my family members made the mistake of setting their Gmail account to my YouTube Channel. I have finally gotten rid of the email as the primary but now I can't seem to figure out how to delete ...
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Youtube Search Feature Alternative

Youtube's Advanced search appears to no longer work properly, and I want to do the follow: -Search within X Channel -With the search results: Related to a,b,c,d keywords Return from newest to ...
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Force embedded YouTube video to play at specific quality resolution

Is there a way to force embedded YouTube videos on any site I visit to play at a specific quality? Specifically I'm trying to have a Weebl and Bob marathon, making sure I see every episode by ...
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RSS feed for new YouTube channels not associated with users

In the past I've subscribed using RSS to a lot of favorite YouTube channels. For example, channels following this format all have RSS feed information attached to them: http://www.youtube.com/user/...
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No replay button when youtube video ends

I'm not sure if its due to some chrome extensions that I installed, but I'm not getting any replay button when the video ends. It just shows a few suggested videos after it ends. Is everyone else ...
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Embed YouTube video as full screen background

Is it possible to embed a YouTube video as a full screen background video and have the page views recorded by YouTube as watchers? <video id="fullvideoBg" preload="auto" autoplay="true" loop="loop"...
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Youtube account connected to google+ profile, how switch to google+ page?

When youtube forced us (I think) to link our youtube to a google+ profile, I linked it to and I guess created a google+ profile. This profile has my name and so does my youtube account, as a result. ...
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Show progress bar without controls in YouTube video embed

Is there a way to hide the controls and only show the progress bar for an embedded YouTube video? controls=0 hides the controls, but it also takes away the progress bar. Secondary question: ...