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Force subtitles in video on Youtube, if it's not embedded

I have uploaded the video on Youtube, added the subtitles, but the users don't realize, that they can turn them on. I know there is particular URL parameter for embedded player, but it doesn't work ...
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How to autoshare uploaded YouTube videos to Facebook fan page?

The only way I have found is the Cueler App which has a respective setting (see screenshot below). However, new uploaded videos are still not shared on the fan page and I cannot reproduce why. Are ...
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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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How do I close/delete my YouTube account?

How do I close/delete my YouTube account? I saw Google's help page How do I close/delete my YouTube account?. But, under Settings->Overview->Advanced, I have no option to close my account. I closed ...
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Are my YouTube “Likes” public to my contacts on Google+?

On the new YouTube interface, when I go to the Social tab, I can see the items that my contacts on Google+ have +1ed and shared. Also, if I go to my profile and click on Likes I can see a list of the ...
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How do I see how many views a YouTube playlist has?

I created a YouTube playlist. How do I see how many views the playlist has acquired? I don't want to see how many channel views I have, I want to see playlist views.
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How to browse videos on Youtube without location bias?

On Youtube's browse page I am shown the most viewed videos in my country. Even if I change my country in the settings, it will still show the same results. I would like to see the most viewed videos ...
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Block videos from certain users on YouTube

YouTube itself does not provide such functionality to block a user from being able to see a certain video. Is there another way to accomplish this?
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Can I set the default resolution for a YouTube video?

I'm posting some YouTube videos on my WordPress blog, but they always default to 360p, even though I've provided the &hd=1 parameter. The videos can go up to 1080p if the user selects it, and I'd ...
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Not able to see social links in YouTube channel backend

I am not able to view any social links add button in my channel. Why is that? This is how it is now: And this is how it should actually be: I haven't uploaded any videos to my channel.
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Can you recover deleted YouTube videos?

Is there any way to see deleted YouTube videos? Some kind of archival or some such? There were some controversial videos that the creator felt necessary to remove or made private but it would be nice ...
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How to access the “Videos uploaded by” playlist in someone's channel

I was searching for a video an I ended up following this URL: http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=UUmKurapML4BF9Bjtj4RbvXw which seems to be an automatically generated playlist out of all the videos ...
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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 videos reload when I replay them?

When you start a video, there is a light grey bar which indicates the loading of the video. How come when I replay the video (by clicking the 'replay' button or by clicking somewhere random on the ...
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How can I make YouTube always select 240p?

I have a slow broadband connection (256k) and YouTube plays okay with the 240p quality, so I always select 240p. I've also ticked the "Never play high quality" checkbox and it stays checked. The ...
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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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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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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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My YouTube Watch Later list is empty even after adding Videos

Here's what I've tried: Click the little clockface to View it Later Go to my View It Later in YouTube. List is empty. I get a message: Your list is empty. Add videos to your list using this button: ...
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Can you add videos automatically to watch later based on a subscription?

Is there a way to automatically add videos to your watch later list if you are subscribed to a channel? I want to utilize my watch later list to play through my subscriptions so that I can leave the ...
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Can I specify pre-generated playlists for Google+'s YouTube integration?

Google+ recently added some amount of YouTube integration in the form of a fly-out widget which lets you create playlists off of YouTube search queries. When sharing a video from one of those ...
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YouTube: Possible to get feed of user's uploaded+favorited videos?

I know how to get a feed of the videos a user uploaded: http://gdata.youtube.com/feeds/base/users/KeepWatchingTheSkies/uploads?alt=rss&v=2&orderby=published&client=ytapi-youtube-profile ...
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How can I make my files upload faster to sites like Facebook and YouTube?

How can I speed up my uploads of videos and photos to websites?
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How can I prevent YouTube comments from showing as my video description in Google Search results?

I was Googling my own site and saw this in the search results: I was rather annoyed to see that somebody's comment was being used for the video description, instead of the actual description ...
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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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How to properly upload 3D content to YouTube in high definition?

TrackMania Nations Forever allows users to export 3D videos of replays and I thought I would try my hand at uploading it to YouTube. I rendered the video at 1920x1080 for each camera, resulting in a ...
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Explanation of the YouTube warning: Experiment: There may be confidential content in your search results. Please do not share outside Google

If you now search for anything in YouTube, it gives this weird warning: What does it mean? I expect it will probably be just a bug/mistake, but there is only speculation going on and I would like ...
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YouTube: Low quality video but high quality sound

I am in France for the holiday, and the internet connection is not that great. Actually, I have to select 240p for my YouTube videos. I am following a YouTube course. While a poor video quality is ...
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Is there a way to force buffering on YouTube? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: YouTube stops buffering when video is paused A couple of months ago, YouTube introduced some über-intelligent solution which determines if the user is idle or not, and ...
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Video commenting site like YouTube — but for private video that's quite long [closed]

On YouTube you can allow comments on your video with timestamp. E.g. a user can watch the video and write: 13:22 great moment! When you click on the timestamp it will jump to that point in ...
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Youtube account suspended, What now?

My youtube account has been suspended for the video that I have created. And I still suspect if it has broken any law. What to do now? Can I reinstate my youtube account or the least create a new ...
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Is there a way to upload higher resolution videos to youtube (or any video sharing site) directly from your iPhone?

I currently have an iPhone 4, and while it's very convenient to be able to upload directly from the device to YouTube.com, it only uploads in low resolution, even via wifi. Is there a way to upload ...
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Playing a youtube video or playlist on loop

I may drive everyone around me crazy but I like to listen to the same playlist or song sometimes on loop from youtube. What is the best way to loop up a song or playlist until I get yelled by those ...
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YouTube is often slow for me. Is there a solution?

I've heard of many people complaining about the speed that YouTube streams videos lately. Even low quality videos go extremely slow on my system sometimes whereas they seem to be fast in other ...
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If a video is removed from a site like Youtube of daily motion, is it removed from blog posts too?

For example, say you have a Tumblr or Wordpress blog with a video from Youtube on it, if that video is removed from Youtube for some reason, can it still be accessed through your blog? I would think ...
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Stop a YouTube video from buffering

If I land on a page embedded with more than one YouTube video, I may not watch them in order or all the way through but they will continue buffering even if I no longer want to watch them. Say I ...
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Join two YouTube videos

Maybe I overlooked the YouTube editor but I was trying to see if there are options in YouTube editor to join two previously uploaded videos together to create a new one. Please let me know if such a ...
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500 Internal Server Error on YouTube

I went to some channel on YouTube today and I found this error: 500 Internal Server Error Sorry, something went wrong. A team of highly trained monkeys has been dispatched to deal with this ...
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Disable HTML5 on YouTube without account?

YouTube seems to be defaulting to HTML5 for me (using Chrome), such as this video. I'm unable to login to YouTube ("You are not eligible to create an account." on “Sign In”), so how can I turn off ...
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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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Youtube - why are some videos html5 and some flash - and how do I force html5?

When I watch this youtube video - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KqnB2Ew0SFM&feature=BFa&list=WL2AA75EB885F2A4B4 it's in flash. But when I click on http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LD3ywXEydyk ...
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Advanced YouTube search

Is there any possibility to find YouTube videos using advanced criteria except text search such as all videos uploaded by users with only one uploaded video total and between 40,000 and 60,000 views?
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Change profile picture in Youtube

How do I change my profile picture on Youtube? I never set it up and it seems to be a thumbnail of one of the videos I uploaded.
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How to link to a specific time in a YouTube video [duplicate]

What is the format for a YouTube URL, to link to a specific time in the video? Something like https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ze68s47-xO4<time code goes here>
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How can I reduce/ remove YouTube results in Google search?

I've noticed YouTube videos getting a lot of 'love' from Google in recent searches. This is actually quite annoying. One recent search yielded 10 unrelated videos on page one! Is it possible to ...
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YouTube Captioning Feature Gone?

I remember for a while they had a beta feature on YouTube that would semi-well caption a video on the site. Recently I returned to the site and noticed that the captioning feature is gone...I don't ...
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Correct way to post a YouTube video on Facebook

I seem to remember posting links to YouTube videos and having Facebook show it as an embedded video. Recently, when I tried the same, it displayed the link without embedding the video. Is there a ...
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Modifying YouTube “end of video” page

I would like to have an introductory video on my homepage, and I'm considering embedding a YouTube player. A problem I see is that, at the end of the video, YouTube will be suggesting other videos. ...
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How to view YouTube's “show more” without downloading the video?

If ytimg.com is blocked by NoScript, I can only view the title, some comments, etc. The show more button usually does not work. But when I (temporarily) allow ytimg.com it allows show more, but also ...
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How do I get my channel recommendations back on YouTube?

I remember to have had channel recommendations when I clicked on Recommendations. But apparently I don't get to see these anymore, is there a way to get them back? Or third party? I like unsigned ...