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Youtube 4K - Works on Ubuntu, Not on Windows

My screen is a Full HD screen and I didn't expect 4K videos to play smooth but I gave it a try. On windows, It got pretty sluggish with pretty low frame rates. I thought I was right. Today when I ...
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Caption YouTube videos that are not mine

I need to caption YouTube videos that are not mine (I currently link to them). I don't believe I can edit and add captions when I am not the original owner. However, can I download a video and then ...
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Prevent sharing existing YouTube comments on Google+

Whenever I make a comment on YouTube, it's shared on my Google+ profile for everyone to see my recent activities/comments. I've figured out how to prevent sharing in the future, but: how can I make ...
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How to automatically share YouTube like/comment to Google Plus?

I can automatically post my YouTube likes/comments to my Facebook & Twitter accounts but cannot find the same thing for Google Plus. It's funny! Below is the settings page for sharing of a YouTube ...
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YouTube abysmally slow; high connection speed and other HD streaming fast—what gives?

YouTube used to work just fine for me. I could stream videos in 1080p HD with no problems or buffering. Now, for the past few weeks/months I haven't had even close to that experience. Only 480p and ...
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How do I bulk remove all of the videos from my watch later list on YouTube?

I already have 200+ videos at watch later list on YouTube. So, I stopped adding videos to my watch later list to avoid messing it even more. Now I simply want to remove them all so I can start fresh ...
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Safety Mode on YouTube

For some reason, when I try to turn off my safety mode on YouTube, it says “contact your network administrator.” But I don't have a network administrator, it's my personal computer so I have no clue ...
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Public url to list all comments received on some user/channel?

The private link https://www.youtube.com/comments lists the comments received and published on your videos ("you" = "logged user"). And the public link https://www.youtube.com/all_comments?v=... ...
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Google Analytics heat maps

Is there any way to get the pages’ heat maps in Google Analytics? If not, is there any way to count the watching of a YouTube video from a specific page?
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How do I replace a video on YouTube and keep the same url [duplicate]

How do I replace a video on YouTube and keepp the same url? I want to replace it with a version that has better quality. I do not care about the view count, comments or ratings. How can I do this...? ...
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Unable to watch videos on YouTube when logged in account

I have a pretty strange problem with YouTube: when I just go on YouTube and watch any video through Firefox, Chrome or Chromium (both with Flash and HTML5 players), it works perfectly. BUT! When I ...
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Youtube comment: Unticking “Also share on Google+”

There is a "Also share on Google+" option when you publish a comment under Youtube video and proposals to make sure to untick the "Also share on Google+" option, which is currently on by default if ...
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YouTube player won't expand to the middle size anymore?

These three buttons in the bottom right corner of the YouTube player: the leftmost shifts the player to the left and makes it smaller (default), the middle one shifts the player to the center and ...
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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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What does DRAFT mean in YouTube?

I sometimes see DRAFT in the videos I upload on YouTube: What does this mean?
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How do I filter YouTube categories?

On YouTube, I want to see only Gaming videos, without "facts about Minecraft" like videos. However, I did not find a setting about categories. How do I filter them?
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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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How to change Youtube channel URL back to username?

How do I change the channel link back to http://youtube.com/user/myusername from http://youtube.com/channel/stringOfCharacters I don't see anything in the settings that will allow me to do this.
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YouTube autorepeat a video?

I want to display a YouTube video repeatedly at breakfast/dinner time in my kitchen. How can I do that?
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How to share a link to a youtube video that autoplays in HD

I've searched around and found some solutions: Tried adding parameters like ?hd=1 or &vq=large at the end of the video and share URL with no success. Also found this answer which uses the ...
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How do I export a YouTube playlist?

How do I export a YouTube playlist (video names) to Excel or a document?
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How to use Google Takeout for YouTube data in an old YouTube account?

A while back Google prompted me to either change my youtube account so that it uses my Google+ profile, or keep the old account separate. I chose the latter option, and since then each time I load ...
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Reclaiming Inactive YouTube Username?

This account has been inactive for 5 years, 3 comments since January 13, 2009. I've sent around 13 messages and no response. Is there anyway that I'm able to either reclaim the username orrr have ...
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Un-stick sticky search bar (like on Youtube or Facebook)

Many websites now have a search bar anchored on top of the window, that stays there on scrolling down, like, for example on YouTube or Facebook. Is there a way to stop this behaviour, meaning the ...
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How does YouTube count playlist views?

YouTube seems to show how many views a playlist has when you view it. This playlist, for example, has 58,878 views. Does anyone know what this number is made up from? It doesn't seem to be the ...
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Is there a shortcut to go to the YouTube search bar?

Suppose I am watching a video on YouTube and want to watch another video. Is there a way to go to the search bar directly with a keyboard shortcut? I don't want to grab my mouse, focus on the small ...
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Force YouTube to always buffer the entire video before playing

When I'm watching a YouTube video it will only buffer the next 30 seconds or so. This is something I want to avoid because when trying to watch 1080p videos it will keep pausing because it has to ...
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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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Is it possible to transfer ownership of a Google apps managed Youtube account?

I know it's not possible for normal Google accounts, but is it possible for Google Apps accounts ?
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Other way to enforce captions for a YouTube video?

Now that YouTube has disabled the yt:cc=on tag that could be used by the publisher of a video to have close captions turned on, is there any other alternative? Am I right to assume that YouTube has ...
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How to view the latest YouTube videos for a particular tag

When you upload a video to YouTube, you can "tag" it with whatever you want. I don't see those tags listed anywhere, although if you view source for a particular video, the tags are present in the ...
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How do I export my YouTube playlists?

YouTube likes to periodically delete videos that are on my favorites list: But they refuse to tell me what they were so I can go find another copy. I would like a way to export my YouTube ...
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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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How to set a default video quality on all YouTube videos?

I have a fair internet connection speed and every time I play a video from YouTube it defaults to 144p although my connection could support 360p without buffering. I have to manually switch to 360p ...
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Subscription collection only shows most recently added channels their activity

I have a subscription collection of 72 channels. The problem I have is that only the channels I added most recently are displayed in the timeline -- older ones their new uploads aren't shown. Whether ...
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What is the meaning of this two letter code in the YouTube logo?

I see a new logo with CA at youtube.com. Does anyone know what it means?
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How to get Google+ Auto-backup link to a video?

If you have enabled Google+ Auto-backup on your phone, then pictures and videos are uploaded to Google+. The problem is that there are no links to the videos, and if you try to download and video, and ...
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YouTube won't take channel art.

I upload the channel art, adjust the crop, save it, and then it changes from the upload prompt to a white box. If you refresh the page the upload prompt is back. Tried on Chrome.
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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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How does YouTube establish views, by geographical location or by the country in which the account is registered?

If my YouTube account is registered in the UK, but I view videos when I'm logged in in another country, say the US or Australia, will the view location show up, as those countries, in the statistics, ...
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Download YouTube history

I would like download all my YouTube history in various formats like CSV. I don't think YouTube allows to do that directly so I've tried to check each Ajax call on this page ...
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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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How to sign in to YouTube and Google with different accounts?

One of my accounts got cancelled and I can't sign in to YouTube because it redirects me to the cancelled account page. Also I can't use the YouTube email as my main account. Is it possible to use one ...
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Downloading auto-generated YouTube transcriptions

Is there a way to download the automatically generated YouTube transcriptions without downloading the video? I would like to check out the TED talks, but I have limited bandwidth and would like to ...
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YouTube keyboard shortcuts?

I just found out if you type j when watching a YouTube video, it lapses back about 10-20 seconds, depending on the video, I think. I Googled for "YouTube keyboard shortcuts" but couldn't find a page ...
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How do I download subtitles from a YouTube video?

Is there a way to download sub files from the videos? Are they .srt files? I want to save all the subs available for this video (there are subs available in 3 languages). I know how to save the video ...
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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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Listen to music on YouTube without video

Is there a way to listen to YouTube videos without having the video playing? I work on a computer, and I usually listen to music while working. In the last couple of years I find myself using YouTube ...
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How to add YouTube subtitles in a “new” language?

I am trying to find a way to add subtitles to my YouTube video in language that's not listed in YouTube's language list. I want to add subtitles in a different "version" of some language, similar to ...
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Getting Youtube and Gmail to work under two different accounts

I swear that I was able to sign into a separate Youtube account (x@mycustom.com) and Gmail (p@gmail.com) yesterday. I know this because I constantly check gmail and youtube (where I never really sign ...