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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 ...
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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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Stop autoplay on youtube but enable buffering

There's already a question asking about how to stop youtube videos from automatically playing, however the solution there doesn't satisfy me as it prevents the video from buffering in the background. ...
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How do I disable autoplay on YouTube?

When I go to a YouTube video, the video is automatically started, and I hate this. How do I disable the auto-play feature?
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Specific start time with new YouTube embedded code?

I am just starting up a site that will host a fair bit of YouTube videos. I would like to future proof it as much as possible. From what I understand the new code will try to use HTML5 and failover to ...
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How to take out my Youtube history?

I would like download all my YouTube history in various formats like CSV. I don't think YouTube allows to do that directly so I've tried to check each Ajax call on this page ...
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How to make a YouTube full screen stretch over two monitors?

I am using Google Chrome. I tried HTML5, pepper flash, and normal flash but I always see the video on one monitor. I tried http://www.youtube.com/v/[video-id] but I see the Chrome tabs and bars. Do ...
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How to find the link of an embedded YouTube video

I have tried to get a link from an embedded YouTube video but I can't seem to find it. The video can be found at this link: http://www.acg-tube.com/the-italian-job-2003/ Could you explain to me how to ...
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pair device to YouTube running on Windows (not on smart TV/game console)?

Is there any way that I can pair my android phone with the YouTube web site running inside my web browser on Windows? I have a Windows PC connected to my TV, and I would like to control YouTube with ...
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Frame by frame control of a YouTube video?

Is there a way to move frame by frame in a YouTube video? I don't want to download the video. I know that Ctrl+1, Ctrl+2, etc. can jump to sections in a video. That's cool, but I would like more ...
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Why can't I enable YouTube as a service on my Google Apps Free account?

I am trying to enable YouTube for the users, but the YouTube service is not showing as a service on my Google Apps Free account. Screenshot below: Clicking "here" to add more Google services does ...
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How can I tag friends in a YouTube video on Facebook?

I've shared a video from YouTube to Facebook, and this has shown up ok on my wall. Now I want to tag friends that are in the video, and can't see any option to do that. All the guides I see in places ...
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Can I activate YouTube's “watch later” function on my mobile phone only?

Is it possible to have YouTube’s “watch later” function be active only on my mobile phone rather than on all of my devices and web browsers? I want to deactivate this feature when using my web ...
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How do I get an RSS feed of my YouTube subscriptions?

The default "Subscriptions" feed on the YouTube homepage shows all of the activity of the people that I am subscribed to on YouTube or have in circles on Google+. However, I'm most interested in new ...
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How to transfer a YouTube username to another email?

The question: How can I transfer a YouTube username across to my another email so just that email address is associated with the YouTube username? Or alternatively how can I connect the 2 accounts ...
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Hangouts on Air on YouTube doesn't show view count

We recently made a Hangouts on Air and after that, we published on YouTube. Now, the Hangout video is available but it doesn't show the view count. How come?
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How to add parameter to the URL to loop a Youtube video with specific start and end point?

I have tried a Google search on this question but I can only find the way to set the start point of the video clip as link 01, link 02, and the looping utility as link 03, link 04. I need to specify ...
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How can I find out when I subscribed to a YouTube channel?

I am trying to find out when I subscribed to a certain YouTube channel. I don't think I did. I have searched and cannot find any way. Is there any way to learn when or how long I have been ...
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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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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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What advantages and disadvantages are there to using the HTML5 beta of YouTube?

Google has a beta of YouTube that uses HTML5's video tag, but what gains do I get from using this, other than not having to install Flash just for YouTube?
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Auto-captioned foreign subtitles from videos on Youtube

When subtitles are automatically translated on YouTube. Like in the image below. Are the foreign captions translated from the English (automatic captions) or the English option? I think the foreign ...
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How do I share a private YouTube video with someone?

I have uploaded a youtube video and marked it as private. Now I want to share it with someone. I have tried to share it a few times, but they have not received any email notification. What is the ...
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How can I know if that the sound quality of my video is bad enough so that it doesn't trigger copyright claim on YouTube?

I recorded a video in a club, which means that there is a music background which is copyrighted. The club being ~105 dB and the record device being simply my phone, the music quality is pretty bad. ...
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When/how is 1.5X/2.0X speedup playback available in YouTube with HTML5 browser enabled?

In the past I have seen 1.5X/2.0X playback in YouTube working on some YouTube videos. To ensure this was not due to "old" YouTube videos, I chose a random 2014 Superbowl commercial. I cannot see any ...
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Skipping to position in YouTube player is apparently limited to buffered data

I experience this annoying effect and I don't understand if the problem is of the OS (OS X), the browser (Chrome), the Flash player, or YouTube itself. Everything is upgraded to the latest version, ...
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“This video is currently unavailable” error pops up on Youtube on every video, every time

Short version: I don't use Flash, Firefox 26 (updated to 27, didn't help), Windows 7. Tried to disable scripts, did nothing. Restarted with addons disabled, did nothing. I even logged out of my ...
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Multiple YouTube channels under a single account

On some places, I found that it is now possible to create multiple YouTube channels under a single account. Upon going to http://www.youtube.com/channel_switcher, there should be a button - Create A ...
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Changing default YouTube account

Is there any way to permanently change the default YouTube account we're logged into right after loggin in to our master Google account? I have both a G+ and the "old" (non-Google) YouTube account ...
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Play YouTube videos using Flash instead of HTML5

Since upgrading my kids' browser to Firefox 4, YouTube seems to have switched them over to HTML5 video, which the computer apparently can't handle because it stutters horribly, causing Child Rage ...
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List YouTube videos using criteria

How can I list all YouTube videos using this criteria? minimum x views r like-to-dislike ratio For example, how can I get a list of all the YouTube videos with at least 1 million views; and ...
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Can I hide my favourites on YouTube from the other users?

Can I hide my favourites on YouTube from the other users? I have a normal YouTube account and I realised that everything I add to my favourites is visible to anyone. Can I hide it instead?
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YouTube only needs one spam flag to remove a video

In YouTube there is the option to flag a video, using the report feature below the video In the help section it is stated that If you see a video that you know is spam, based on our Terms of ...
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How can I publish all the videos I uploaded to YouTube?

I uploaded many videos on YouTube: How can I publish them all at once? I can only find a "Publish all" button on the upload page, but I might close the upload page forgetting to click on it, and ...
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Change ownership of a YouTube account over to another Google account

On a client project at work I had to create a YouTube account for them. We're about to hand over ownership of it all, but the issue is that the YouTube account is linked to my Google Account. I ...
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Set YouTube thumbnail image to be the very first screenshot by default

At present one can verify one's YouTube account, then upload a custom thumbnail for each video. Is there a quicker way if all I want is for my videos to simply have by default the first screenshot of ...
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Why does my video from YouTube not have any sound when played on Facebook?

I posted a video with sound from YouTube to Facebook but I did not get any sound, what did I do wrong?