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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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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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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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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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Restore video count on user page

On the user page you used to see a total count of their videos, example page youtube.com/svnpenn Example string 274 videos Today I noticed that Google has forced a new layout. This new layout for ...
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Google Pages email account

There is a autogenerated email for Google+ Pages. But there is no possibility to login with this account on YouTube: Sorry, we found some errors: This account is not yet eligible to use YouTube. ...
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How can I share a private YouTube playlist?

I created a private playlist in YouTube. Then I would have shared it with my friend via share button using Google+. I got this alert: This playlist is private. It can be shared, but others will ...
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How to access Blogger and Youtube from any other URLs

Is there any way to access blogger and youtube from any subdomain of google? for example can I access blogger from a link like https://blablabal.google.com ?
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YouTube Channels: possible to load dynamic video or playlist into the “featured” player using URL parameters?

I'm running ads on various platforms (FB, Outbrain, etc) to several different videos and playlists in my YouTube channel. however, it's extremely important to me that these videos play out of the ...
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Moving videos from a YouTube channel to another one without re-uploading them

How can I move videos from one channel to another without re-uploading them? we are 5 friend and have 5 video channels in YouTube and after 6 years we detect some videos for another channel that ...
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How can I access the “more from this user” playlist in the new youtube design?

Youtube used to have a "more from" dropdown box on every video, from which you could easily pick the next/previous video from a user's uploads. I watch lots of sequential content from users with large ...
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Any way to move a video from Google+ to YouTube?

I have a number of videos from my phone on Google+, is there an easy way to get them publicly available on my Youtube channel? I'm not able to figure it out.
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Youtube: Not available in Mobile?

Why are some videos not available in mobile in Youtube? Here is a screenshot:
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Severe sound clipping in YouTube at maximum volume

For the last few months, many of the videos in YouTube have severe clipping unless I lower the volume in the YouTube player to about 50%. It doesn't matter how much I lower the volume of my speakers ...
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how to change email that FaceBook or YouTube create for mobile publishing

how to modify Facebook mobile upload email address or YouTube to another easy to remember email address. the email address that they randomize generate for me like these samples: ...
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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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YouTube likes and subscriptions

If I like a video on YouTube do other people on the web see it (for instance by searching my name or username and clicking on my YouTube profile)? Do Facebook users automatically see I've liked a ...
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YouTube comments: why can't I see replies when I go to YouTube from an email notification?

I often get email notifications that someone has replied to my post on YouTube. When I click on the link in the email to "see all comments" that comment is often not there. What is that about? How ...
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Why can't I see all comments on my own youtube video?

I own a video. In the video manager, it shows the following: Also, when I view the video, I see this: So what the hell is that? How many comments are there? Why can't I see all of them? I ...
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How do I bypass youtube bitrate limitation?

So recently I discovered that all videos on youtube are stored under 5mbps bitrate. This is a huge heartbreak and disappointment to me. I always wanted to have a youtube career and I have made about ...
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Why are some Youtube-Thumbnails not available in their maxresdefault-version?

I want to get the best resolution for a youtube-thumbnail. I've geard about the trick to just modify the url (from *ytimg.com/vi/*/mqdefault.jpg to maxresdefault.jpg) This works pretty well in most ...
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Any way to organize YouTube subscriptions into categories?

With a growing number of channel subscriptions, I find it more and more annoying to browse my subscriptions list in search for new videos. I was wondering if there is any way to organize all the ...
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How to sort YouTube videos by view count in a category?

YouTube sorting system is broken. I can sort videos by view count in search results but we need just sort videos in a category by view count like old days because if i search "music" or "fuuny" i ...
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Reactivate a YouTube channel associated with a deleted Google Apps account

A friend said to me: What happened was the following: our Youtube channel was created with the email info@website.com, which was created via Google Apps. Yesterday we deleted our Google ...
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YouTube maxresdefault.jpg is not being generated

We have a number of videos that we upload to YouTube and we pull and display on our site the maxresdefault.jpg image for each video. For some reason there are some videos where the maxresdefault.jpg ...
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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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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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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 ...