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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 ...
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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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Is there a way to find comments you made on YouTube?

I made a comment on YouTube and want to see if someone replied to it.
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Suddenly all the youtube videos on firefox stopped loading, when I right click I get something about HTML5 player

This is what I receive from every video that I am trying to play on youtube. I do not understand what is happening. All videos from other websites are working fine. What is this HTML5 player and ...
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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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How can I disable the “Get a better username on YouTube” prompt?

YouTube constantly prompts me to update to use a real name (and thus attach a Google+ account to my email address). I've selected the option to continue using my old username only, but it doesn't ...
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6k views

How to find similar video with better quality in YouTube?

Sometimes I watch a video on YouTube that has poor quality. I want to find a similar video which has better quality. Is it possible in YouTube?
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Take HD screenshots of YouTube Videos

How do I get HD quality screenshots of YouTube videos?I want a better alternative to the print screen-copy-paste method."youtubescreenshot.com does not provide HQ images consistently
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How to bypass YouTube throttling?

My school throttles YouTube video content. How can I bypass this? Is it possible via a VPN?
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Couldn't start the video call because of an error

Getting this error constantly while trying to start a scheduled hangout on air: "Couldn't start the video call because of an error. Please try again in a few moments." Windows 7 64-bit Please any ...
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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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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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Prevent YouTube autoplay

I use Chrome. After I watch any video at YouTube it connects to another one without even asking. How can I delete that, so that one video finishes, that's all?
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982 views

Upload batch of files to YouTube with 'private' publishing setting

When uploading a batch of files to YouTube, the 'privacy and publishing' setting is set to 'public'. I want my batch to be 'private'. Is there a way to do this for all files in a sort of single ...
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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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1k views

How to obtain the direct link to a YouTube video file

I'm trying to figure out where to find the actual FLV video YouTube files. I've found several tutorials on the Internet, but none that work. So if anyone knows, that'd be much appreciated.
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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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5k views

YouTube annotations: Associated website invalid URL

I am trying to create an annotation in a YouTube video to link to a blog post. The URL I am trying to link to is http://laggacy.wordpress.com/2013/03/15/slender-the-arrival-beta-preview-extra-content/ ...
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Listing all the comments received on the videos I uploaded on YouTube

Is there any way to list all the comments received on the videos I uploaded on YouTube? On https://www.youtube.com/comments it seems that I can only get the list of "published" comments, which is ...
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How can I remove all my duplicate uploads on YouTube at once?

I have hundreds of "Rejected (duplicate upload)": How can I remove all my duplicate uploads on YouTube at once?
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587 views

Why doesn't YouTube automatically select a higher video quality if I have excellent Internet connection?

I have an 1Gbps Internet connection speed that can easily support even multiple simultaneous Full-HD (1080p) video streams. However, when I watch videos on YouTube, the 480p quality level is ...
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2k views

How to embed audio only from YouTube videos

My Question: Is there a way to change the embed code or some javascript I can run in a blogger blog to embed only the audio of a YouTube video in my blog posts? My specific situation: I have a ...
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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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How do I stop a specific video I watch in YouTube from altering my recommendations?

YouTube will display recommendations of videos based on: your favorites your liked videos your watched videos Now, let's say that somebody sends me a link and it's a video for which I don't want ...
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How do I search for videos with 48fps or higher?

I tried looking for an advanced search box, but I only see a magnifying glass in the main search box which seems to only perform a title search. Is there a way to filter videos that contain 48fps ...
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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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28k views

Why can't I see some YouTube videos on my iPhone?

On a few YouTube videos, when I load them up on my iPhone, I get an error stating: Not available on this platform Can anyone explain to me what is the issue with these videos that they can't be ...
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How to get YouTube comments working in Firefox without 3rd party cookies enabled and wihout enable cookies for google.com

I get logged out a few seconds after I logged in to google plus video the popup when you click comments. I am then logged in to YouTube without the G+ intergration. I use the self destruct cookie ...
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Reinstating YouTube account which was suspended for repeated Copyright violations

My YouTube account has been suspended due to repeated or severe violations of our Terms of Use and claims of copyright infringement. Now I have worked it out with the company who put the copyright ...
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YouTube auto-quality removal

I love to just put song playlist and listen to songs, but auto-quality always changes my video quality to 720p, which wasn't such a problem before but with 60fps thing added, my videos start to lag ...
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9k views

When does YouTube update their views for channels?

After 4 days my videos are gaining views. However, the total views on my channel has stayed the same. When does YouTube update the views for the channel? Is it every week?
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Total number of videos uploaded by a channel?

In YouTube, is it possible to know the total number of videos uploaded by a channel without actually counting it? I am only able to see the total number of "Video views" and not the number of videos ...
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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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OK to change YouTube channel name to help merge brands? Side effects? [closed]

I posted my early videos under my first YT username, JeffOYB. I got 390 subscribers, 300k views, 47 videos. Then I started an OutYourBackdoor YT acc't. That's my main business name. I've uploaded a ...
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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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Search through Youtube liked videos

I am trying to find one song but I don't want to scroll through all videos that I liked and there is a good chance I will miss the video I'm searching! Is there a way to search through YouTube videos ...
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5k views

What are some good converters to rip audio from YouTube videos? [closed]

I have some videos that I want to listen to, but don't really want to watch. What are some good sites to download just the audio in formats like MP3?
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5k views

Can you subscribe to a YouTube channel as a podcast?

Videos are available in several different formats on YouTube, and RSS feeds are provided for channels. Is there a feed that will allow me to subscribe in iTunes?
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46k views

Disable YouTube HTML5 player in Chrome

I'm running Chrome on my Mac and all of the sudden videos started playing in the HTML 5 player instead of the Flash player. I am not in the HTML 5 trial, the button says Join instead of Leave and I ...
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Why can't I contribute subtitles to some YouTube videos?

Here someone asked if it's possible to contribute subtitles to a YouTube video. I know that it's possible because I contributed italian subtitles for this video (because there is an option to do ...
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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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How to subscribe to YouTube user’s feed without Google account?

How do I subscribe to a YouTube user’s feed (not playlists, likes, or comments) without a Google account? E.g.: https://www.youtube.com/user/$USERNAME/feed I wish to have it in my normal feed ...
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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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How do I see my comment history on YouTube?

I wish to see the comments on videos I've made. When I go to the comments section on YouTube it only shows me comments made on my videos (and I believe it only shows the ones made after the change to ...
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1k views

How to upload a high quality video to YouTube

How can I upload a high quality video to YouTube? I have a 1080p video in format of MP4 and I want to upload it to YouTube with its original resolution, so I don't want YouTube to reduce its ...
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How to get YouTube to auto-complete email addresses from my Gmail contacts when sharing by email

I want to be able to type the first few letters of a persons email name that I have already communicated with in Gmail when sharing by email, and have YouTube auto-complete it just like occurs in ...
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YouTube shows real name when I post

I forget when it happened but somehow YouTube linked with my Gmail account, which sucks because now when I post on a YouTube video everyone sees my real name. How can I change this? This question is ...
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Cut parts of a video from Youtube [closed]

I uploaded a 10 min video to youtube, but I am only interested in some "intervals" like the one between minute 4 to 5. I wonder if there are some online editors somewhere that allow to "cut" it, and ...