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How to add a purchased song as background music to a Youtube video

What's the procedure in adding copyrighted music to an uploaded YouTube video? We've been creating some original video that uses some copyrighted background music. But when we uploaded it to YouTube, ...
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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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What does the vertical lines mean in a YouTube video timeline?

I'm not talking about the yellow lines. I'm talking about the ones highlighted in the screenshot below: And also, why are they different in size?
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408 views

Why is someone not allowed to see my private video on YouTube even though I have shared it with them?

I have added their email address to the list of people who can view my private video. Why are they getting a notification that the video is private? I have noticed that their email address shows up as ...
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How to view all the videos I have ever liked on YouTube when the number is very big?

When I go to the "Likes" section of the YouTube video manager under my account I can only see 2 pages of the likes list and the last video in the list is for sure far not the first video I've ever ...
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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 ...
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Why is there “Watch later as <username>” instead of just “Watch later” on youtube?

A picture is worth a thousand words. Here: This might sound rather silly to ask. My question is about 'Watch later as...' part. This icon could've just said 'Watch later' but it specifically ...
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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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How to add links inside a YouTube video?

I need to add links to the bottom of an YouTube video, like this Ben Stiller video here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uDN08JwNEfc Here is a video of a guy teaching how to add little baloons to an ...
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Why doesn't a Google+ link to a video lead back to the YouTube comment?

My question is actually about a problem with the G+ for YouTube. Formerly, I have received the notifications over email and could go to my comment in YouTube to respond. Now, you can respond right in ...
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How can I add a prefix in the titles of many of my uploaded Youtube videos at once?

I have 100 videos that I uploaded to YouTube. How can I add a prefix in the titles of those 100 videos at once?
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103 views

Total time uploaded by a channel on YouTube

Is there a way to know the total time of all the videos uploaded by a channel on Youtube without manually counting and calculating? In my specific case I want to know the total hours it would take to ...
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39k 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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Adding Multiple YouTube Posts in WordPress

Recently I started a WordPress site to share my music creations which I have already uploaded to YouTube. So I added them one by one as Posts, but when I play them, all the Posts plays the same track ...
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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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749 views

Is it possible to merge two YouTube channels?

I heard that it is now possible to merge two YouTube channels, using Google+ or something like that. If that's true then: How would I do it? Will both accounts become only one? Will the views and ...
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How can I remove the audio track from a video that I've already uploaded on YouTube, without having to create/upload a new video?

I've uploaded a video on YouTube: How can I remove the audio track from this video, without having to create/upload a new video?
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What are the keyboard shortcuts for navigating a YouTube search result list?

When I search YouTube, is there a shortcut for choosing the first/second/third... etc. video I'm offered? When I Google YouTube keyboard shortcuts I only see YouTube player keyboard shortcuts, play, ...
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7k views

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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694 views

How do you share your Facebook 'Look Back' video on YouTube?

Is there a way to share my Facebook Look Back video to my YouTube account?
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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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2k views

Tweaking YouTube playback and pre-cache

Is there any way to tweak the YouTube client caching feature? I have this weird issue where some of the videos will have huge latency. It takes ages before the video starts caching. Now this becomes ...
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Channel icon and description visible while full screen

When I full screen most videos that uses annotations on YouTube I get the channel icon and the broadcaster's subscriber stats visible in the top center of the screen and it does not go away. (red ...
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Are YouTube codes guaranteed to always be 11 characters?

I'm writing code to validate YouTube URLs. Is it guaranteed that the video ID, such as oHg5SJYRHA0, is always exactly 11 characters long, or can it sometimes be shorter or longer? Is there any ...
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How to make Youtube to start each song from beginning?

If you leave a song unfinished, Youtube will continue that when you come back. This feature caused me more trouble, then it was usefull to me. How can I turn this feature off?
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YouTube link on Google+ about page

Ok, let me see if I can explain this clearly: I have a Google+ account — +contramare — and I created 2 Google+ pages associated with it. Which created 3 YouTube accounts… I only use the YouTube ...
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Do I have to use my real name to set up a Gmail account

When signing up for a new Gmail account, it asks for your first and last name. Do I have to put in my real name? I have a few other accounts, along with a YouTube account, and every time I login to ...
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Videos I upload do not play audio on mobile devices but work fine on desktop

As the title says, my issue is that videos I upload do not play audio on mobile devices but work fine on desktop. I've confirmed this with other users as well, so this is not just a problem with my ...
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30k views

How can I watch a YouTube video in slow motion?

I have been watching a fast-moving video that I'd really love to dissect in slow motion (half or quarter speed; frame-by-frame isn't necessary in this case). Is there a quick and easy way to ...
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Is there a way I can see a list of all my YouTube comments over time?

I posted something the other day and wish I could find the video again. Is there a way I can see all of my comments?
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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 blocking videos

I have seen lots of people uploaidng complete shows, movies which they don't own. However, when i do so, YouTube blocks it. It does give me an option that i can dispute the objections but then it ...
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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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How to enable Safety Mode in YouTube via URL or Cookie

Is it possible to enable Safety Mode in YouTube via a URL parameter? If so, how is this accomplished? I am interested in doing this for an iOS app, as well as for a router rule.
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How can I stabilize several of my YouTube videos at once?

I uploaded 100 .mp4 video files on YouTube last month. I now want to stabilize all of them. Is there any way I can all of them at once?
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Can I bulk/schedule download several of my own youtube videos?

I know youtube doesn't allow normal users to direct download video files, but I'm talking about my own videos. They have explicit functionality for that so I'm not talking about violating Youtube's ...
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How can I add caption files at the same time as I upload videos to Youtube?

I have 100 .mp4 video files that I want to upload to YouTube. For each .mp4 files I have a .srt file (caption file) with the same file name. Is there any way I can upload all videos and caption files ...
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How can I add caption files to several of my Youtube videos at once?

I uploaded 100 .mp4 video files on YouTube last month. For each .mp4 files I have a .srt file (caption file) with the same file name, which I haven't uploaded yet. Is there any way I can add caption ...
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How does the Google+YouTube integration work?

I know very little about social media. My son knows a pretty fair amount. He has had a GMail address for 6 + years. He opened a Google+ account approx. 3 years ago but didn’t start using it until one ...
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Are the parameters for www.youtube.com/watch documented?

The youtube watch page can accept a staggeringly high number of parameters, but various Google searches on the topic only resulted in every blogger and their dog announcing the #t quasi-parameter for ...
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Uploading videos with hyphens to YouTube: hyphens disappear

I have a couple of videos with hyphens in their names: When I upload them on Youtube, hyphens disappear: Is there any way to avoid that in order to keep the hyphens?
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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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How do I watch a YouTube playlist at the same quality for every video automatically?

I want to watch an entire YouTube playlist at fullscreen. The playlist consists of 9 videos and every video's quality can be chosen from 240p all the way to 1080p. I want to view the playlist at 720p, ...
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Can I block a specific video on YouTube?

Can I block a specific video on YouTube, so that it is not shown in my future search results?
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15k views

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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Live streaming with YouTube

Is it possible to have live video streaming on my website but using a YouTube line (embedded)? So the YouTube logo will still be on the video but people will watch it live on my website.
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Stop YouTube from changing my quality settings on full screen

Whenever I click "full screen" on YouTube, it changes the "quality settings" from 240p to 480p. I prefer to control the quality setting myself, and not have it influenced by the full screen button. ...
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2k views

Uploaded video on YouTube does not appear on my channel

I uploaded a video today on YouTube and when I click on the link on my site to YouTube, it says: this channel does not have any videos. How do I get my videos to show in my channel for people that are ...
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How do I show popular videos on my YouTube homepage rather than my friend's activities?

Right now my YouTube homepage shows the activity from my friends on Google+ (and I don't have many friends there, so the last activity on my homepage was six months ago). I have the official YouTube ...
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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 ...