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How can I disable the “Get a better username on YouTube” prompt?

YouTube constantly prompts me to update to use a real name (and thus attach a Google+ account to my email address). I've selected the option to continue using my old username only, but it doesn't ...
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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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3k views

Is YouTube being throttled?

For the past two or so months, I've noticed that videos on YouTube were unable to stream at anything above 240p, which is the minimum quality option available. Any higher and I face extensive ...
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YouTube monetization - monetization turned on, but no revenue ever shown

About 6 months ago I turned on monetization for some of my videos. It was just a test since my videos don't get many views, but together they got about 5k+ views since then, so I found it strange that ...
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851 views

Have YouTube send me an email whenever someone replies to my comment

YouTube used to email me frequently whenever someone would reply to my comment. I loved this feature and would never miss a reply and always replied back. Now when I go under Settings → Email there is ...
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209 views

YouTube autorepeat a video?

I want to display a YouTube video repeatedly at breakfast/dinner time in my kitchen. How can I do that?
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87 views

How to access Blogger and Youtube from any other URLs

Is there any way to access blogger and youtube from any subdomain of google? for example can I access blogger from a link like https://blablabal.google.com ?
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YouTube abysmally slow; high connection speed and other HD streaming fast—what gives?

YouTube used to work just fine for me. I could stream videos in 1080p HD with no problems or buffering. Now, for the past few weeks/months I haven't had even close to that experience. Only 480p and ...
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15k views

How to view all the videos I have ever liked on YouTube when the number is very big?

When I go to the "Likes" section of the YouTube video manager under my account I can only see 2 pages of the likes list and the last video in the list is for sure far not the first video I've ever ...
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549 views

Can I live stream using Youtube Hangouts on Air without using my Google + account name?

I noticed Youtube offers live streaming now, via "hangouts on air". However it appears to tie to my Google Plus account, which uses my real name. I'd rather keep using my Youtube channel only. I'd ...
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843 views

Youtube higher quality= no buffering

While watching videos if the video starts buffering at 360p , I switch to 240p and it still buffers.But if I switch to 480p it doesn't. How come? I'm connected directly to a router so signal ...
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YouTube Channels: possible to load dynamic video or playlist into the “featured” player using URL parameters?

I'm running ads on various platforms (FB, Outbrain, etc) to several different videos and playlists in my YouTube channel. however, it's extremely important to me that these videos play out of the ...
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12k views

How to go back to normal Youtube homepage?

Now when I go to youtube.com it only shows me the videos that I watched before or something similar. I have to log out my Google account to get the normal home page and see the videos that are ...
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449 views

How to save buffered You Tube video

I am watching some video lectures on You Tube (licensed under Creative Commons - Don't know the version but I have right to copy).. So, after watching (streaming), how to download the buffered ...
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8k views

How can I make YouTube always select 240p?

I have a slow broadband connection (256k) and YouTube plays okay with the 240p quality, so I always select 240p. I've also ticked the "Never play high quality" checkbox and it stays checked. The ...
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376 views

Moving videos from a YouTube channel to another one without re-uploading them

How can I move videos from one channel to another without re-uploading them? we are 5 friend and have 5 video channels in YouTube and after 6 years we detect some videos for another channel that ...
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9k views

YouTube stutters and stops frequently

Lately, YouTube has become increasingly tedious to use. I have a very good connection—100Mbps—and I get 70-80 actual when measuring and other sites load very quick. When starting to stream a video ...
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18k views

How do I close/delete my YouTube account?

How do I close/delete my YouTube account? I saw Google's help page How do I close/delete my YouTube account?. But, under Settings->Overview->Advanced, I have no option to close my account. I closed ...
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2k views

Is it possible to claim an existing Youtube channel?

Someone has reserved a Youtube channel I would like to use myself, let's call it youtube.com/mybusiness. The youtube.com/mybusiness channel doesn't seem to be used any longer and was never a highly ...
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12k views

How to copy YouTube playlist from one account to another

The link below provides the old answer to this question. The new YouTube playlist play interface is very different. So, what's the trick now? Tired of searching! How can you transfer your playlists ...
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2k views

YouTube shows real name when I post

I forget when it happened but somehow YouTube linked with my Gmail account, which sucks because now when I post on a YouTube video everyone sees my real name. How can I change this?
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2k views

Export Youtube subscribers as text list

Is there any way to export all Youtube subscribers as a text list? Is there ANY API, or something...?
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288 views

YouTube — loaded video getting discarded

This has been happening for quite a while, and it's bothering on my low-speed connection. As you probably know, the YouTube video player caches the loaded portions of the video so one can seek to any ...
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5k views

Do I have to use my real name to set up a Gmail account

When signing up for a new Gmail account, it asks for your first and last name. Do I have to put in my real name? I have a few other accounts, along with a YouTube account, and every time I login to ...
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133 views

What special meaning do “>” and “<” have in YouTube searches?

If I search on YouTube for e.g. a>b ("a greater than b") I get a message An error occurred during validation. What is it validating? What does this syntax do, if anything? How can I search ...
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153 views

How can I access the “more from this user” playlist in the new youtube design?

Youtube used to have a "more from" dropdown box on every video, from which you could easily pick the next/previous video from a user's uploads. I watch lots of sequential content from users with large ...
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14k views

How to add a purchased song as background music to a Youtube video

What's the procedure in adding copyrighted music to an uploaded YouTube video? We've been creating some original video that uses some copyrighted background music. But when we uploaded it to YouTube, ...
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279 views

Do unlisted videos appear as suggestions on YouTube?

I'm planning an educational site that's video-heavy, and decided to rely on YouTube for video hosting. I want the videos to only appear (embedded) on my site. I see that YouTube supports private and ...
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Popular for the last week and today on youtube

In the iPad YouTube application there is a list of most viewed videos for the last week and for today. Is it possible to get the same list on the YouTube web interface?
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3k views

Youtube email notifications not working

I was an active user on YouTube, and YouTube was sending me emails when somebody was posting a new comment or uploading a new video (where I was subscribed). About 4 months I was inactive on YouTube, ...
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Any way to move a video from Google+ to YouTube?

I have a number of videos from my phone on Google+, is there an easy way to get them publicly available on my Youtube channel? I'm not able to figure it out.
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Youtube: Not available in Mobile?

Why are some videos not available in mobile in Youtube? Here is a screenshot:
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1k views

How to embed audio only from YouTube videos

My Question: Is there a way to change the embed code or some javascript I can run in a blogger blog to embed only the audio of a YouTube video in my blog posts? My specific situation: I have a ...
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23k views

Why can't I see some YouTube videos on my iPhone?

On a few YouTube videos, when I load them up on my iPhone, I get an error stating: Not available on this platform Can anyone explain to me what is the issue with these videos that they can't be ...
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3k views

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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847 views

YouTube: Low quality video but high quality sound

I am in France for the holiday, and the internet connection is not that great. Actually, I have to select 240p for my YouTube videos. I am following a YouTube course. While a poor video quality is ...
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3k views

Total number of videos uploaded by a channel?

In YouTube, is it possible to know the total number of videos uploaded by a channel without actually counting it? I am only able to see the total number of "Video views" and not the number of videos ...
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8k views

How do I navigate to the popular videos on Youtube when I'm logged in

When I'm logged out of Youtube, I can easily navigate to the popular videos because there is a link on the homepage. However, when I'm logged in, this link disappears. All I can see is my ...
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600 views

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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5k views

What is the meaning of this two letter code in the YouTube logo?

I see a new logo with CA at youtube.com. Does anyone know what it means?
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How can you save a playlist in YouTube's new interface?

I have a YouTube account and I saw a very nice playlist but unfortunately it is not well ordered. I would like to save that playlist and edit it. Could someone tell me how this can be done (saving ...
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523 views

New Youtube site -variable video speed? [duplicate]

Other than downloading the video, is there any way to re-enable youtube's speed-up controls, which allowed playback w/ 1.5x, 2x, 4x at the original speed? (This was the only way I could watch lectures ...
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223 views

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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Severe sound clipping in YouTube at maximum volume

For the last few months, many of the videos in YouTube have severe clipping unless I lower the volume in the YouTube player to about 50%. It doesn't matter how much I lower the volume of my speakers ...
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how to change email that FaceBook or YouTube create for mobile publishing

how to modify Facebook mobile upload email address or YouTube to another easy to remember email address. the email address that they randomize generate for me like these samples: ...
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Youtube - why are some videos html5 and some flash - and how do I force html5?

When I watch this youtube video - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KqnB2Ew0SFM&feature=BFa&list=WL2AA75EB885F2A4B4 it's in flash. But when I click on http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LD3ywXEydyk ...
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1k views

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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1k views

How to subscribe to YouTube user’s feed without Google account?

How do I subscribe to a YouTube user’s feed (not playlists, likes, or comments) without a Google account? E.g.: https://www.youtube.com/user/$USERNAME/feed I wish to have it in my normal feed ...
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669 views

How can I share my YouTube clip anonymously?

I have uploaded a video to YouTube and I want to share it without revealing my YouTube identity. Meaning I don't want people to see other videos of mine or my YouTube or Gmail username. How can I do ...
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How do I get only uploads to show on the subscriptions panel on the homepage?

On the old layout it was easy, there was a checkbox. Now the only way I can see to do it is to do it individually for every subscription. There has to be an easier way.