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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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Google is not accepting my mobile number (UK)

I created a YouTube account and all I had to do next was verify it by typing in my phone number. Which I did, xxxxx xxxxx and received the error: This phone number format is not recognized. ...
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How to rotate YouTube clips during playback

Unlike this question, I would like to view someone else's clip that is already uploaded with wrong orientation (mostly because of holding the phone vertically). I know this can be done by ...
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Can Youtube be started in pause mode?

Is there a URL parameter for youtube.com that makes it possible to open a video and not have it start playing automatically? There is a parameter for the embedded player (autoplay=0), but this does ...
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Blocking stupid videos on YouTube

There are a lot of really stupid/trolly/fake videos on YouTube. I'd like to blacklist them forever when I see them, so I don't accidentally click on them in the future, and maybe block the uploader, ...
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Posting YouTube video to Facebook

If a YouTube video is posted on Facebook, do the views still count on YouTube every time the video is accessed through Facebook?
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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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Can I disable the Google/Youtube notifications for people +1'ing comments?

I voted for or replied to a comment on Youtube and now the Google bell icon thing won't leave me alone. (And it's everywhere!!) I don't want to know if someone else +1'ed a comment I replied to! I ...
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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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YouTube start/end times don't apply

I have some videos in a playlist that I adjusted the start/end times to avoid playing irrelevant parts. It used to work fine until recently. The playback would reach the marked point in time and then ...
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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 enable comments in youtube when safety mode is turned on?

The problem with Safety mode is that it disables comments.I want everything the safety mode has to offer but with comments on. Any advice is appreciated. Thank you for your time.
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How to continue to playback the last time position when opening a YouTube playlist?

I'm watching this playlist and it has tens of clips that I can hardly watch at once. The problem I have is that the next time I open the playlist, it starts from the clip #1. How can I get YouTube ...
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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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Is there any way to attach subtitles in YouTube videos?

While watching YouTube videos online I need subtitles but they are not attached to YouTube videos. I have subtitles files in my machine. Is there any way to attach subtitles from your system to ...
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Add subtitles to a video of another user on YouTube

I would like to offer a translation to another user's video on YouTube. The original video is in Spanish and I would like to write a Hebrew translation that would be relevant to very few people. The ...
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Is there a way to make the popup-ad in Youtube go down automatically?

If you watch a Youtube video without an adblocker, it often has a popup after 5-10 seconds that you can make minimized with a click on the X. Is there a way within Chrome to make this happen ...
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Can't login to YouTube since changing account name

For a while I got periodic messages on YouTube telling me to move my account to Google Plus and to change the name. Ever since I made that change I can no longer login to YouTube. I get the following ...
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Not able to hear voice but can hear music in YouTube

I was trying to watch some video in YouTube today. I am not able to listen to what they are speaking. But whenever some music come up I am able to hear it. Why is this? (I am using Firefox if it’s ...
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How to search old versions of web pages, e.g., YouTube videos?

3 days ago, Google changed the HTML of YouTube to not include the words "like 132" "dislike 10" etc. Now the ratings values of videos are encrypted in unsearchable buttons: <img ...
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How do you search videos that were uploaded on an Youtube channel in a certain time period?

I am currently facing the following problem: I found a Youtube channel with news clips and I need to search a particular video which was uploaded in september 2011. I tried searching the video by tags ...
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How to play YouTube videos in 240 by default

I have a slow internet connection and I changed the setting in YouTube to "I have a slow connection and never play HD video". Even so, it starts loading the video in 360, so that every time I need to ...
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Is there a “youtube like” service for audio? [closed]

For uploading audio files (podcasts) and then embedding them in blogs and the like
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What does DRAFT mean in YouTube?

I sometimes see DRAFT in the videos I upload on YouTube: What does this mean?
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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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5k views

How Do I Force YouTube to Use More of My Bandwidth?

I have a 25Mbps Comcast (cable) connection that gives me 30Mbps throughput, measured with active torrents (not while playing YouTube videos obviously). When viewing YouTube videos, they pause → buffer ...
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How do I find link of an embedded and unlisted Youtube video?

There is a website sharing scientific courses in video format. They upload videos to Youtube and then embed them in their website. They share their videos unlisted, so there is no explicit way to get ...
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How to migrate YouTube lists between accounts

I am unable to figure out how to move my own video lists to my new (Google Plus) account after the forced YouTube/G+ integration occurred. Whenever I login to YouTube I have to switch the account to ...
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How to set “My subscriptions” as the default view on YouTube.com?

YouTube made some changes recently: Going to the homepage at YouTube.com no longer shows videos solely from your subscriptions, but also recommended videos: Below those are "Recent videos from" ...
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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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Gmail/Google gave me a new name. How can I undo that?

I had a separate nickname on my primary Gmail account and my YouTube account. I think I pressed something by accident when logging into YouTube. Now, when I am in my email account, when I look in ...
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Disable YouTube Auto Play in Watch Later

I'm looking for a way to disable YouTube's autoplay feature when watching videos from the Watch Later playlist. Previously it was possible to disable autoplay in Watch Later, and the setting was ...
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Youtube Search Feature Alternative

Youtube's Advanced search appears to no longer work properly, and I want to do the follow: -Search within X Channel -With the search results: Related to a,b,c,d keywords Return from newest to ...
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Embedded YouTube Video Quality

Is there a way to force embedded YouTube videos on any site I visit to play at a specific quality? Specific details: I'm trying to have a Weebl and Bob marathon, making sure I see every episode by ...
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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 activate display ads for YouTube?

There are the the more usual display ads on YouTube, and then there are ones that look like this: What does YouTube call these ads? How can one activate them?
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How can I permanently disable video annotations on YouTube?

Is there a setting or YouTube option, or maybe even a browser plugin, that allows you to disable video annotations for good? I want to be able to switch them off permanently.
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Google account password reset

Everyone knows Google linked everything in one account, YouTube, gmail, etc. I'm trying to recover my YouTube account but it send me to my Google account so I don't remember that password. I go to ...
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How can I get a custom tab in my YouTube channel?

How can I add a custom tab to my organization's YouTube channel like the IE Business School? Does my organization need to become a YouTube partner? We already use the YouTube One layout.
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Changes - Real-Time or Delayed?

A search of the Q/A seems to indicate that any changes or updates to the YouTube API are on a delay and not real-time changes. Can you verify that and point me to the documents the explains real-time ...
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How do I modify a playlist while watching videos in that playlist?

In the old YouTube, if I'm watching a video from my playlist, I could delete and rearrange videos in that playlist using the bar at the bottom of the page. With the new YouTube layout, how do I ...
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Why do Youtube videos that rapidly accumulate views get capped at 301+ viewers for a short period of time? [duplicate]

Don't see this asked anywhere, but here goes. Why are youtube videos that rapidly accumulate views somehow capped at 301+ for a short period of time? Is there a design reason they would make it so ...
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Play all YouTube videos uploaded by one user

Is there a way to play all YouTube videos uploaded by a particular user? Obviously I could create a playlist, add each video to it, then play the entire playlist, but is there a simpler way? For ...
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Why are youtube metrics grayed out?

When I go into my Youtube Analytics >> Traffic Sources >> Views, there is a drop down option called "More metrics". I click this and again select "More metrics" from the available options. The only ...
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How to share a YouTube video with a specific start and end time?

YouTube gives the option to share a video with a specific start time, something like this: http://youtu.be/chElHV99xak?t=53s The above video starts at 53 seconds elapsed. Is there any way to ...
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YouTube “Full Movies” Accounts

While searching for clips from movies (e.g. songs, lines, etc.), I often see some results that have the following similarities: An extremely long length (up to hour(s)), similar to a feature-length ...
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How to comment on YouTube with NoScript?

Comments are showing up, and the top bar shows that I'm logged in, but whenever I click the comment field I simply get a pop-up which closes immediately. Others have mentioned enabling third party ...
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Separate my YouTube Channel from my current Google Account

I created a YouTube account linked to my Gmail account. Now, I wish to separate them. The YouTube account is for a small business, and I would like it to have its own email and for other people to be ...
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Does YouTube end-cards have to be embedded in each video?

YouTube end-cards are a specific type of outro: You display several videos that are clickable in the last few seconds of your regular YouTube videos. Do end-cards have to be embedded into the video ...