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Why is YouTube showing me notifications that I disabled?

I receive these absolute rubbish notifications. Not in email, but in YouTube. I only really want notifications where people have replied to me. Here are the settings I have ticked/unticked: ...
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Is YouTube throttling video downloads now?

A few months ago, Google made some changes to YouTube; they changed how the buffering works and removed the stop download command. Rumors abound that it was because Google was having bandwidth ...
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Keyboard shortcut to pause YouTube when it is not the active window?

For applications such as VLC I have global function keys I can map to, for example, pause my music/video even when I have a different program running. Is there any way to get this functionality with ...
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YouTube playback on internet disconnection

Say you're watching a 60mins video, it has buffered 45mins, you are now at 25:00, at this point if the internet gets cut off, instead of playing that 20mins left the player blacks out. Can I prevent ...
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Is there a way to bulk add URLs to a certain YouTube playlist?

Say I have a list of URLs (videos), and I would like to add them to a certain playlist on my YouTube channel. Is there a way to do that?
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Is there a workaround where I can enable Google Safe Search but disable YouTube Safety Mode?

Google recently forced my legacy YouTube account to merge with my Google Account without confirmation. Due to this, I cannot see YouTube comments by default because I prefer enabling Safe Search ...
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YouTube videos reload when I replay

When you start a YouTube video, there's a light grey bar which indicates the loading of the video. When I replay the video (by clicking the 'replay' button or by clicking somewhere random on the ...
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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" ...
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How can I find out when I subscribed to a YouTube channel?

I am trying to find out when I subscribed to a certain YouTube channel. I don't think I did. I have searched and cannot find any way. Is there any way to learn when or how long I have been ...
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How can I publish all the videos I uploaded to YouTube?

I uploaded many videos on YouTube: How can I publish them all at once? I can only find a "Publish all" button on the upload page, but I might close the upload page forgetting to click on it, and ...
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How to connect a YouTube account to another email address

I recently got a YouTube account from someone, but I would like to be able to login with the Google account that I already have and connect it to the former YouTube account. How can I add my own ...
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YouTube always localizing

Every time I log into YouTube my country is set to India. I have to manually change it to Worldwide (all) for world trending videos. Can anyone tell me how to change it permanently?
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YouTube: List of videos shared with me

My friend has shared a lot of his private videos with me. Every time he shares a video, I get an email with a link through which I can watch the video. But I cannot find a place in YouTube where the ...
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How can I post links to YouTube videos in YouTube comments?

Here is an example of someone who has posted a link to another YouTube video in a comment: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8kPyrq6SEL0&lc=z13qe524mnnzzzl5f04cdnrhgy3vi1zjk50 I tried to post a ...
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YouTube videos stop loading after 30 seconds

Do YouTube videos stop loading after 30 seconds for you? I'm on Safari 6.0.1 and when I load a YouTube video it stops to play after 30 seconds. If I refresh the page, it happens the same. If I ...
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How can I deal with the YouTube favorite limit?

I'm confused by YouTube's favorite limit, currently it's 615 for me. However, each time I add a video to my favorites it seems to add it but leaves my favorites at 614 or 615 so something's going on ...
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What's an easy way to import a playlist to YouTube?

So here's the deal: I have a large list of songs in a text file that I want to turn into a playlist on YouTube. Because the list is so long, I'd prefer not to manually search for each song and add it ...
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Adding video to created Tumblr page

I have created a page on my Tumblr called "my music videos". I have a video on YouTube and I want it to appear in this page that I've created, not (only) in my normal Tumblr page. But I don't want ...
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YouTube videos embedded in Facebook are not playing when in HTTPS

All the YouTube videos embedded in Facebook do not play when in HTTPS. When I click play, the video just disappears and it leaves blank white space. While when not using a secure connection, ...
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How do I get rid of my friends?

Youtube keeps giving me the "friends are becoming part of subscriptions" message: Friends are now becoming part of subscriptions. Subscribe to your friends to see their activity on your homepage. ...
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Youtube video suddenly growing too large for its embedding area

This happens me very frequently that I watch a video on Youtube (not full screen) and suddenly for some reason the video grows 2 or 4 times its size, but the box in which the video is displayed on the ...
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How to get back at least titles of YouTube videos that were deleted or became private

I have playlists on Youtube where I group interesting videos, mostly music. However I've noticed that many YT videos have a rather short lifespan. After several weeks they are either deleted, made ...
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How can I watch only adverts on YouTube

How can I watch only advertisements on YouTube? I need to see what companies and products are being advertised in different countries. I'll use a proxy and a portable browser to prevent tracking, but ...
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How do YouTube players 'remember' where viewers are in a video if they leave and return to the page?

Is this cookies at work? How does YouTube facilitate their players recalling where you were at a certain point in a video after leaving the page wherein the player is embedded?
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How do I see my YouTube earnings in my AdSense that is associated with another YouTube account?

Today, I linked my current YouTube account with my AdSense that was made with my previous YouTube account. How do I check my earnings from my current YouTube account, because they don't seem to be ...
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YouTube subscriptions per min/hour/day?

Is there a subscription limit that YouTube employs per min/hour/day? E.g., if you subscribe to 30 channels within 1 hour, you cannot subscribe again until x amount of time passes. I ask this question ...
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Enable HTML5 with the YouTube web app

I have never figured out how to do this: I would like to speed up my YouTube videos on the YouTube app. Is this possible? Can you enable HTML5 on the app, or is it only available for one's web ...
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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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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 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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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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How can you choose exactly what videos appear in your YouTube feed?

I would like to be able to choose exactly what video appear in my YouTube feed. e.g. https://www.youtube.com/user/myusername/feed All of the videos on that page would be chosen and ordered by me.
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Download a YouTube live event?

How can I download the video of a live YouTube event? There are plenty of solutions out there to download uploaded YouTube videos, but not live YouTube events.
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How do I view YouTube comments on Google+ instead of the All Comments page?

So basically, I was unfairly blocked during a live broadcast of a YouTube video for speaking on the subject at hand while other people were spamming "720 NO SPOPE" and "420 BLAZE IT". Because of this ...
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Get a list of videos I haven't watched

Given that I have already logged into YouTube/Google Accounts, how can I get a list of all the videos I have not watched from a specific channel?
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Is it possible to have a “permalink” for a youtube video?

So that if I upload an updated version of the video, the link won't change. I.e., I have perhaps several web pages with links to a particular video. When I update that video, I'd rather not have to ...
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How do I share a video that then displays a custom Playist of videos to watch next?

I want to embed a Youtube video on my website. When the video finishes playing, I'd like to show thumbnails for other videos in playist I've created. I can see where you can provide a playlist, but ...
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Could Youtube save bandwidth when the browser tab is inactive? (cut the video, maintain the audio?)

This is an unusual question but bear with me: Tons of people use youtube just to listen to music. And, in many cases, their browser defaults to a high-bitrate video, which is totally wasted bandwidth ...
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Get verified on YouTube as a person

My friend created a Google+ profile for himself and a YouTube channel. I assisted him to verify his webpage on Google Web Master Tools and added Google Analytics to his page. He has 8k followers on ...
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Custom filtering on YouTube content

I want to impose some restrictions on YouTube for my 5 year old son. It's not about sexual, aggressive or violent content, that's pretty much covered by the SafeSearch filter and frankly, I don't care ...
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Forgot YouTube account and Password

So here is my situation: I created a YouTube-channel 2 years ago and uploaded 2 videos. Now I want to remove the channel (just remove, I don't care how). But I forgot the email-address I used and I ...
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Can I see the list of ads previously shown on YouTube?

I want see an ad that YouTube showed me days ago. Can I do that? How?
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Youtube and adsense how to start earn money

I have this screen that seems says for me that I can monetising my videos. So I even can do in by pressing $ next to my video. But as you can see on the screen shot the green dot washed out, why? ...
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How to remove channels menu from channel navigation

I can't find how to remove the Channels (featured channels tab in channel navigation). I don't have other channels to feature on my channel. I can't find anything related in YouTube Help or anywhere ...
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How to force YouTube to search videos by rating?

As the title says, I want to search videos by rating. (Like whenever I hit the search bar YouTube should sort videos by rating.)
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Related videos when uploading YouTube video

Why when uploading a video (in my case, unlisted) you get popular random related videos? I know it has something to be with keywords maybe, but it seems like YouTube took a very popular video based on ...
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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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Can't login in YouTube: 500 Internal Server Error

Since about last Friday I can't login in YouTube. I've tried to fix it by cleaning the cache and the cookies, but the error shows up every time I login. If I go to the home page in incognito mode I ...
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How do I automatically add new YouTube music to a playlist?

I am subscribed to various YouTube channels that release new music on a daily basis. Many of these channels unfortunately do not have a SoundCloud. As of now, I manually scroll through my ...
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YouTube's “Use a full name feature” delete all my favorites, how can I recover them?

I have been a long time Youtube user, and it continually prompts me to use my real name. I keep on saying no. Now, it appears that my full name is being used, and all my favorites are gone. My ...