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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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What bookmarklet converts Google search into YouTube search?

You used to be able to perform a search in Google and then press the YouTube button to convert the search to a YouTube search. However, now (presumably for equity reasons) they have a "video" button ...
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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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YouTube asks me “Are you still here?” after each video in a playlist

I use YouTube to listed to music and I have some playlists. But today, after each song, it stops and I get the question "Are you still here?" and I have to confirm in order to continue playing. Did ...
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Totally confused by YouTube / Google+ integration

HELP! I'm losing my mind. At some point YouTube had me choose to create a new "channel" linked to a new "google+" profile -- maybe I had the option to keep my old gmail-linked channel -- I can't ...
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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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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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Traffic to your uploaded YouTube video: Increase “suggested video” source

A few days ago I uploaded a video to YouTube, and within a few days I seen that the traffic source "YouTube suggested video" (Highlighted below, and blue in the chart) was the main reason why my views ...
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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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Does watching a portion of a video help saving bandwidth?

Just to make sure, I'm wondering if I watch only 1 minute in the middle of an 1-hour long YouTube video could actually save the bandwidth? Given that the video is not entirely load during this one ...
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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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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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If a mute a copyrighted song in a youtube video and “save as” will I lose the URL?

We have a video up online for which we bought the copyright for the song, the period of time for which we payed is over. I wanted to mute the video, youtube even provides the option to remove the ...
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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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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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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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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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Can I remove or change the link between YouTube and Google+?

I have a Google+ account, and I have a YouTube account that created a linked Google+ page on my Google+ account. In my YouTube settings, there is no link to disconnect the Google+ page (as seen in the ...
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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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Are there any easy ways to create a YouTube playlist or download queue from a text file?

In other words, if I have a list with entries formatted "[Artist Name] - [Track Name]" without advanced knowledge of their corresponding YouTube URLs (if any exist), how might I script things so that ...
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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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I want to link my Google/YouTube account to my company YouTube account

I have some company videos I would like to upload to my company YouTube account, but Microsoft movie maker won't let me upload them as it says my "Google account is not linked to a YouTube channel. ...
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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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Google Analytics heat maps

Is there any way to get the pages’ heat maps in Google Analytics? If not, is there any way to count the watching of a YouTube video from a specific page?
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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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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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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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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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YouTube black screen when changing settings

I like to watch YouTube videos in full HD (1080p). When I open a video, it starts on auto; when I click another setting the screen goes black. I am able to view stills by running the mouse on the ...
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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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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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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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720p videos on YouTube to 240p

Can a 10Mbps connection speed watch a 720p HD video on YouTube? Because when I start watching videos, I change my video quality to 720p. But then, it changes itself to 240p. This problem had only ...
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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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YouTube videos automatically set to mute

YouTube videos have all started playing with the audio slider set to mute. I can slide the volume on for each video to hear the audio, but when opening a new video it's also automatically set to mute. ...
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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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How does YouTube detect the country of its users?

Does YouTube detect the country of its users (video viewers and people who have liked a video) by their IP address or by details they have given (country information they have given when signing up to ...
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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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YouTube comment search

Everybody says that there is a comment search on YouTube, but I do not see any. I mean that I get this when go to the http://www.youtube.com/comment_search. Do proponents of this URL check it ...
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How to set a default video quality on all YouTube videos?

I have a fair internet connection speed and every time I play a video from YouTube it defaults to 144p although my connection could support 360p without buffering. I have to manually switch to 360p ...
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YouTube asked me to link my YouTube channel to Google+; how do I undo it?

YouTube just asked me to link my YouTube channel to a Google+ page, and once I agreed, I noticed that my watch history, liked videos are all gone. I remember seeing an option to Undo this, where/how ...
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YouTube's “Use a full name feature” delete all my favorites, how can I recover them?

I have been a long time Youtube user, and it continually prompts me to use my real name. I keep on saying no. Now, it appears that my full name is being used, and all my favorites are gone. My ...
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How can I add videos from other users in my channel?

I want to create a channel, which will have videos uploaded by me and of other users, I found while surfing. Also I want to convert my playlists into a channel. Is there a way to do that?
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How to move some videos out of my YouTube channel?

I have had a personal YouTube channel with some personal videos (me playing guitar) for a while. But recently I started to make business videos and uploading them to that same channel. There are about ...
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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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YouTube Video Stopped Working?

I have had video stop working on YouTube. It worked before without an issue and was great, however, today when I tried to play the video it doesn't play at all. I have made no changes to the video ...
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YouTube shortcuts when focus is outside of the player

I use keyboard shortcuts for almost everything: moving between tabs, windows etc. YouTube has many shortcuts for play/pause, next, mute, etc. but those only apply when you have the focus on the ...
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Youtube To Dropbox Transloader

I have a small youtube channel that contains 200+ videos in hd format. I want all my videos in my channel to be transloaded to my dropbox account. I want the videos named by date of upload, and ...