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Trouble with duplicate Google + pages and YouTube account

I'm having trouble with Google + linked to my YouTube account. I originally did not want a Google + page and held out until YouTube forced me to do so. The first time this happened I took the time to ...
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Can't find YouTube notifications about comments

Now that signing in on YouTube is done through a Google account, I can't find my YouTube notifications about comments that I've received. Before signing in with a YouTube username, the notifications ...
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Why do people post “I don't own this song” on YouTube videos?

I've noticed that for videos that feature music, a new trend has appeared where users post something like "I don't own the music". What's the reason for this? Does it really prevent YouTube from ...
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How to remove “recommended items” from YouTube home page?

I want to see only my subscriptions on my YouTube home. Those recommendations are unnecessary pollution.
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Enable or disable YouTube video preview with cursor

When watching a YouTube video, if you place the cursor on the loading bar, you can have a preview of the frame of the video at the second where the cursor is placed (see screenshot below). However, ...
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Change connection between gmail and youtube

When I send people email from my gmail account the header of the email is my youtube name. Hence everybody can find me and my comments on youtube. How can I change this? I don't want people I send ...
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What happened to the ability to go back in a already-loaded YouTube video?

For many years, my experience with YouTube had been, consistently and on any computer/browser, that once a section of that video were loaded, or the whole video, if you wanted to see an earlier part ...
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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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YouTube videos with subtitles on iPad & smartphones

On my web page, there's a YouTube video with forced captions (subtitles). It works fine. But when I visit the page with my iPad or my smartphone, there's no caption. Why ?
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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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Any difference in audio quality for various YouTube video resolutions?

Some music videos on YouTube are available in more than one resolution. Do they all have the same audio quality? Or do the videos with larger resolution have better audio?
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Is there a workaround where I can enable Google Safe Search but disable YouTube Safety Mode?

Google recently forced my legacy YouTube account to merge with my Google Account without confirmation. Due to this, I cannot see YouTube comments by default because I prefer enabling Safe Search ...
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Block a channel that subscribed to my channel

I recently was notified that some channel (not user) subscribed to my youtube channel. I want to block this channel because I believe it is a troll. However, I can't find a way to do this. I found ...
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Tumblr shows empty iframe when embedding video

I'm trying to embed a YouTube video into a text post on my Tumblr blog. I copied the HTML from YouTube and pasted it into the HTML of the post, but when I preview it, the video doesn't show up. In the ...
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How to remove [Deleted video]'s from the current playlist?

YouTube recently changed some functions across all their services (the most notable comments). And added the option to remove videos from currently watched playlists: PERFECT! FANTASTIC! TERRIFIC! ...
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Replace faulty video on YouTube [duplicate]

I have seen a mistake in one of a series of seven videos I've uploaded to YouTube. They have been recently posted and don't have "likes", comments etc, so I am perfectly happy to start from scratch. ...
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Why wouldn't my videos show up when I google them?

So around the summer time, I tried googling my videos up and pretty much all of them showed. However, I started to set my Youtube account to private by clicking the "Make channel private option" ...
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Is there a way to disable YouTube HTML5 video player in Chrome?

A few weeks ago, YouTube started showing half of their videos in HTML5 player for me. Is there a way to force it back to using Flash player only (in Chrome)? (I'm opted out of HTML5 trial at ...
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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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Restore previous Flash interface

Using Firefox, YouTube now uses this poor interface click the gear expand quality dropdown select quality click gear again to close Now with Internet Explorer (and Firefox previously) click ...
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Embedding stop time in a YouTube video link

We all know that we can embed a start time in a YouTube video URL (by adding something like &t=1m45s to the end). But is there a way to embed both start and stop time? Like linking only a part ...
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How do I remove someone’s links from embedded YouTube video?

I want to embed a YouTube video to my website. The uploader included a floating link to his website at the corner of the video. Is there a way to remove it with some parameter?
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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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Embed YouTube video on Tumblr

I've been searching but what I've found was always about uploading a video to Tumblr or about adding audio only on Tumblr. None of the results has a solution for my problem. I just want to display a ...
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Linking existing YouTube channel to Google Apps account

We had a YouTube channel under a Gmail account. Since then we have signed up for Google apps business and we want to use this for all access to Google services where possible. This is what we tried ...
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YouTube mobile upload via email: make private by default

YouTube provides an ability to upload a video to an account via an email address. The process is outlined on this help doc: http://support.google.com/youtube/bin/answer.py?hl=en&answer=57407 ...
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Do Google Hangout broadcasts on youtube have a limited audience, and must the audience have Google Plus?

I'm looking for ways to broadcast my PhD defence online (one component with a presentation, sharing either a PDF, a window, or the screen), and one component with video. It is a public event: anyone ...
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How can I view all uploaded videos from a user in chronological order on YouTube?

I have seen a related question here, but the answer didn't cover how to sort them by upload date. Is there any extension/website capable of doing this? Related question: Play all YouTube videos ...
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What happened to Youtube comment replies?

Ever since google forced users on YouTube to use Google+, I have been un-able to find replies to comments anywhere. They aren't as notifications, and they aren't in my inbox, because that doesn't ...
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Can I change the aspect ratio of a YouTube video I'm viewing?

Is there any way I, as a viewer, can change the aspect ratio of a video where the uploader got it wrong? It's driving me mad! Can't believe YouTube doesn't have anything for me to fix this... Does it? ...
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How can I share a private YouTube playlist?

I created a private playlist in YouTube. Then I would have shared it with my friend via share button using Google+. I got this alert: This playlist is private. It can be shared, but others will ...
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Are they analytics for youtube videos by url source?

Are there some way to get analytics for youtube? I want to know how many people played video from any url. Thank You.
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Full list of youtube search parameters? Goal: Search within a certain channel

I could not find a complete reference for all youtube search parameters. I stumbled upon intitle and allintitle as well as the operators +word and -word. And the "exact search" which is by the way ...
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How to disable YouTube HTML5 player? ( & Auto Play)

Every day I go through my YT subscriptions list and open every new video in a new tab (CMD + click). Then I play the 1st new video, close the tab, switch to the next tab.. Several weeks ago all ...
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Mouse cursor does not always disappear when opening a YouTube video in full screen

Sometimes when I open a YouTube video in full screen by double-clicking the video, the mouse cursor does not disappear. I have to exit full screen mode then re-enter it again by double-clicking the ...
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Queue up a list of YouTube videos in succession

Sometimes I like to watch YouTube while doing something else, like washing up or doing exercise. Is there an easy way to queue up a string of YouTube videos and have them play one after the other?
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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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How to pause Youtube videos on Ubuntu with Chrome

I am on Ubuntu 12.04 with Google Chrome. I cannot pause Youtube Videos like it used to be and like I read in different places after my research with the spacebar. What happens is, that when I press ...
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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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How do I download a YouTube video?

How do I download a YouTube video? I have used various solutions in the past that do not seem to work any longer (KeepVid and various Greasemonkey scripts). Is this just no longer possible?
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How does Youtube determine what a view is? [duplicate]

I have heard from some people that a view counts when you watch the video for more than a minute and others have said 15 seconds. How does Youtube determine what a view is?
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Why do YouTube views freeze at 301? [duplicate]

Why do YouTube views freeze at 301? I have several videos upload to YouTube, and the views frozen at 301 for not a short time...it's really because only 301 people watched my videos?
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Why doesn't YouTube have a download button?

YouTube has all the buttons—Upload, Browse, Subscribe etc.—, but it doesn't come with an inbuilt “Download” button. Viewers have to use third party software to download the videos from YouTube. Why is ...
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After I merged Youtube and Google plus I can't get the password of Youtube

I just merged my Youtube account with Google Plus. I was using an app to upload my videos to my Youtube channel, now this password is rejected. I only have one password, I don't remember creating a ...
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Youtube Monetization: does it increase the amount of ads if ads were already turned on?

I just recently noticed the YouTube settings option for "Allow advertisements to be displayed alongside my videos" and it looks like default is "enabled". This is pretty sneaky on Google's part, ...
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How to get an overview of a youtube video?

Is there a service that could show you an overview of a youtube video by showing frames at particular intervals? Especially when you don't want to watch the whole video
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How to make YouTube to stop asking whether I want to use my full name without making the actual choice?

I am not ready do decide whether I want to use my full Google+ name on YouTube. I would like to keep using my YouTube nickname for now but be able to switch to the full name later. But YouTube keeps ...
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Download Youtube videos when they are split

Recently, some YouTube videos are downloaded part by part (2 MB) to the browser and played. So, I am unable to download such videos directly within my browser using Addons. Are there any ...
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Still having muted sound problem when opening Youtube videos [duplicate]

As of today,8th October'13, I still have the problem of You Tube videos opening with muted sound.Yes,I can get sound by moving the volume slider but all subsequent videos open with muted sound.It's a ...
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Converting a suspended Google+ profile to a Page, without affecting YouTube name?

A year ago I created this YouTube user called CmisSync CMIS Synchronizer and uploaded some video tutorials about my product called "CmisSync". Somehow I also got an associated Google+ account with ...