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How to embed YouTube video found on a site on my website

I would like to extract the video from this website and post it on my blog. How can I do this?
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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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YouTube Stuck to HD Video

YouTube videos typically default to playing in 1080p for me, which isn't usually a problem. However, if the highest quality is 60fps, over half of the frames get dropped (pretty consistently for all ...
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How to explain to a non-tech person that YouTube is not a CDN

We need to be able to stream a variety of video formats using http/https URLs that return the video, 24/7. The streams will be played in a variety of webplayers we know nothing about. A non-technical ...
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How to change my YouTube channel name

I don't even know if it's possible to do this, but what I'm trying to do is to change how my name on YouTube shows up to others (when I post videos or comments or the like). I just want to change the ...
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Get YouTube video's view count in Google Drive/Sheets?

Is there anyway to write up a Spreadsheet in Google Drive such that a cell will have the current (or as close to current as possible) number of views that video has received?
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Play YouTube videos at speeds OTHER THAN 0.25, 0.5, Normal, 1.25, 1.5, or 2

Other than downloading the video and playing it on my own VLC player or whatever, is there a way I can play YouTube videos at other speeds? (E.g. 2.1, 2.2, ... , 3.0, 3.1, 3.2, ... 4.0) If it matters,...
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Does blocking one channel on YouTube cause blocking other channels or account?

If I have multiple YouTube channels per single Google account and Google decides to block one of my channels, what about other channels? What about my Google account?
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How to see the newest uploads in a particular search phrase in Youtube?

I'm noticing for some time that the 'sort by date' filter is misbehaving. Apparently they only sort the first several dozen relevant videos by upload date. Instead of showing me the newest uploads. Or ...
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How do I stop a specific video I watch in YouTube from altering my recommendations?

YouTube will display recommendations of videos based on: your favorites your liked videos your watched videos Now, let's say that somebody sends me a link and it's a video for which I don't want ...
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279 views

Is it allowed to have multiple accounts on YouTube? [closed]

Does YouTube allow users to have multiple accounts? Do they specifically allow/forbid this practice?
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Prevent sharing existing YouTube comments on Google+

Whenever I make a comment on YouTube, it's shared on my Google+ profile for everyone to see my recent activities/comments. I've figured out how to prevent sharing in the future, but: how can I make ...
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191 views

YouTube contact/support email?

I asked a question here:Forgot YouTube account and Password but didn't get a good answer what to do. I know that this will be difficult to fix for me. So my last option is contacting youtube and ...
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Force YouTube to play video in 360p

I have a high speed internet connection at home, so YouTube buffers every video in 720p by default. The problem is, once the consumption reaches 5 GB, internet speed is cut down to 512 kbps. So I want ...
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399 views

Forgot YouTube account and Password

So here is my situation: I created a YouTube-channel 2 years ago and uploaded 2 videos. Now I want to remove the channel (just remove, I don't care how). But I forgot the email-address I used and I ...
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How to get YouTube comments working in Firefox without 3rd party cookies enabled and wihout enable cookies for google.com

I get logged out a few seconds after I logged in to google plus video the popup when you click comments. I am then logged in to YouTube without the G+ intergration. I use the self destruct cookie ...
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Are there are any volume keyboard shortcuts for the YouTube TV application (www.youtube.com/tv)?

I am using the YouTube TV app on a Chrome browser in a Ubuntu 12.04 machine. I have found the keyboard shortcuts for trickplay J: Rewind K: Play/Pause L: Fastforward but I cannot find the keyboard ...
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How do you remove managers and separate out YouTube accounts?

I have multiple YouTube accounts that are all linked together, which is super frustrating. Do you know how to separate them? I also created a YouTube channel through my first personal YouTube ...
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3k views

YouTube reply button missing in comments

I am rarely seeing a "Reply" option in the comments under YouTube videos. It is there for a few upvoted comments, but for 99% the reply button is missing! For example, see the comment section of this ...
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How do I see my comment history on YouTube?

I wish to see the comments on videos I've made. When I go to the comments section on YouTube it only shows me comments made on my videos (and I believe it only shows the ones made after the change to ...
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How to change Youtube channel URL back to username?

How do I change the channel link back to http://youtube.com/user/myusername from http://youtube.com/channel/stringOfCharacters I don't see anything in the settings that will allow me to do this.
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Is there a way to make a more customized search on YouTube?

Suppose I want to search for videos with duration of 10 minutes to 30 minutes, which was uploaded in 2013 and for which has more than 5,000 views, sorted by rating. How do I do this search?
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Prevent display of “shared on Google+” in YouTube

When I share some video from YouTube on Google+, on YouYube, under this video, appears a comment that I've shared it on Google+. Is it possible not to display those comments on YouTube? How can I turn ...
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What does the “YELLOW - L” label mean on a YouTube video?

I was looking on the Let's Play YouTube channel and saw a video with a YELLOW - L tag under it and was wondering what it meant.
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How to make YouTube default to 2x speed when playing videos?

I know how to make it play at 2x, but how can I make the browser do it by default?
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Linking YouTube Channel with Google+ Profile

I have a YouTube channel and a Google+ Profile and I want to link them together to have managers on YouTube. I do not get a button saying would you like to link this to Google+ nor do I get one that ...
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Can I see the list of ads previously shown on YouTube?

I want see an ad that YouTube showed me days ago. Can I do that? How?
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Finding out email used to create YouTube account

I am the Communications Manager of an NGO and I would like to delete this YouTube Channel that was created by a former employee: https://www.youtube.com/user/wilpfgeneva I do not know which email ...
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How to autoshare scheduled YouTube uploads on Facebook

On my YouTube account, I use scheduling of uploads a lot. The problem is when I do this IFTTT won't "see" my uploads. The only thing that it looks for is when you upload something publicly, and not ...
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How an I see what percentage of viewers watch to the end of my YouTube video?

I'm trying to figure out if my video demo is too long. So I'd like to see how many people watch 100% of it. I can see the analtics and it shows estimated time watched. My calculations show that # ...
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?rel=0 auto changes to %3Frel%3D0 when adding to end of YouTube link to stop related videos… Why?

Sometimes on Facebook when I add the ?rel=0 to the end of a YouTube link to disable the related videos from showing at end of video, it automatically change that ?rel=0 to %3Frel%3D0 once I click Done ...
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Youtube and adsense how to start earn money

I have this screen that seems says for me that I can monetising my videos. So I even can do in by pressing $ next to my video. But as you can see on the screen shot the green dot washed out, why? ...
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YouTube videos won't start playing unless I switch to that window - how to fix

When I play a collection of videos in YouTube, such as in a Mix, I often find I have to switch from the application I'm using back to the web browser, and to the browser tab with the YouTube video in ...
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How to set a minimum view count for a video search on YouTube? Is there any parameter for minimum view count in the search URL?

I want to search YouTube for some keyword/s and sort them based on rating. But some recently added videos with 100% rating (with just one or two likes and no dislikes) hog the top of the list thereby ...
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Why recently, after videos are played in a personal playlist it then starts playing some random mix

I use YouTube primarily for music videos, to listen to while working. Recently, it changed so that now after one song in my Favorites playlist plays it then goes to some mix and starts playing songs ...
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Where does YouTube store videos from it’s online “webcam capture” function?

I accidentally rebooted my computer while recording a video using YouTube’s “build-in” webcam recording functionality. . The video wasn’t uploaded (because file wasn't finalised properly, I think). ...
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Youtube channel activated monetisation

Can you look at this screenshot? Why Monetiztion part says You are almost done? I seems bind everything correct I mean about binding Youtube and Ad Sense. What do I need to do for activate my ...
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How do I skip commercial ads in YouTube?

It is irritating to have to wait another 21 sec for my video to start playing. Any idea how to block these ads? They have no fast-forward button.
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How to remove channels menu from channel navigation

I can't find how to remove the Channels (featured channels tab in channel navigation). I don't have other channels to feature on my channel. I can't find anything related in YouTube Help or anywhere ...
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How to force YouTube to search videos by rating?

As the title says, I want to search videos by rating. (Like whenever I hit the search bar YouTube should sort videos by rating.)
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How to set chapter markers in YouTube

Does anybody know how they got the little yellow lines indicating "chapters" in this YouTube video?
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How to upload a high quality video to YouTube

How can I upload a high quality video to YouTube? I have a 1080p video in format of MP4 and I want to upload it to YouTube with its original resolution, so I don't want YouTube to reduce its ...
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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 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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Is it possible to publish a video stored in Google+ directly to YouTube?

I have a video in my Google+ account, which I would like to publish directly to YouTube, without the need to download and re-upload it first. Is this possible? My YouTube and Google+ accounts are ...
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How do I block videos by keyword on YouTube?

For example, I want to block videos that contain the word cat in the title. I also do not want the blocked videos appearing in: Recommended Channels tab Recommended/related videos Search results ...
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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 src="https://s....
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How can I get YouTube to play at 2x speed in Firefox, in addition to Chrome?

It works on Chrome, but somehow it doesn't work on Firefox..
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180 views

How to tell how much of a video has been watched in YouTube?

I'm trying to figure out if it's possible to tell how much of a video of mine has been watched. Something like, most people got to 50% of it, or most got to 90% of it and so on. Anyway to tell from ...
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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 ...