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How to check monetized and non-monetized videos from my YouTube channel

I have created a YouTube channel with CC-Licenced content. How can I see if my video is monetized and whether any ads are displayed?
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YouTube always localizing

Every time I log into YouTube my country is set to India. I have to manually change it to Worldwide (all) for world trending videos. Can anyone tell me how to change it permanently?
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Improve auto-generated subtitles/CC for Youtube videos that are not mine

Is it possible to edit the auto-generated subtitles/closed captions for a Youtube video from someone else? How? I found a Dutch video that I want to add English subtitles for, with these steps: Fix ...
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Can I view a channel's subscriptions on Youtube?

Youtube just recently changed its channel design and I really like being able to see all the subscribers to a channel. Is it possible to view a channel's subscribers? (Note: I'm not talking about my ...
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How to unpause activated autoplay?

For like 1 week I'm now not getting any autoplay progress anymore. Whenever a song ends it shows the next song and the circle for playing it immediately appears in the centre, but the filling circle ...
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How to comment on YouTube without your name, but send from Gmail with your name?

I have a friend whose Gmail account name is a fairly cryptic series of letters, and who filled out equally cryptic strings when Google asked for his first and last name, so that emails come from ...
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How to connect a YouTube account to another email address

I recently got a YouTube account from someone, but I would like to be able to login with the Google account that I already have and connect it to the former YouTube account. How can I add my own ...
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How to block avatar images on YouTube?

I used to be able to do this by right clicking an avatar and selecting Block Image but that method doesn't work anymore. Is there an alternative? If not, what is the avatar URL so I can add it to my ...
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How can I search comments on YouTube

I am trying to see all the comment a user made. For example I googled "User1" site:http://youtube.com/all_comments But apparently this does not work any more. Is there an alternative?
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Is YouTube throttling video downloads now?

A few months ago, Google made some changes to YouTube; they changed how the buffering works and removed the stop download command. Rumors abound that it was because Google was having bandwidth ...
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Set YouTube homepage to avoid content by keyword

Is there a way to setup my YouTube account so that videos corresponding to certain keywords will never be shown in my homepage? ex. set up "Glasses" as keyword, never receiving content related to ...
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YouTube playback on internet disconnection

Say you're watching a 60mins video, it has buffered 45mins, you are now at 25:00, at this point if the internet gets cut off, instead of playing that 20mins left the player blacks out. Can I prevent ...
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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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YouTube copyright claim policy help

I was doing music videos of full intro or outro used in videos. This guy posted the exact same music video except some slight video changes but I got a copyright policy and I am not sure if he or she ...
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Why is YouTube showing me notifications that I disabled?

I receive these absolute rubbish notifications. Not in email, but in YouTube. I only really want notifications where people have replied to me. Here are the settings I have ticked/unticked: https:...
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How to stop your YouTube comments/activities from showing on Google+

I don't want anyone know what videos I’m watching/liking/commenting or any of my activity from YouTube to show on my Google+ page or stream. I found a few settings on the privacy page: But I can't ...
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How do I merge two YouTube accounts and switch the username?

I have two YouTube accounts: https://www.youtube.com/c/jaydenlawson - which somehow has the other username of https://www.youtube.com/user/sidekickcreative. When I enter https://www.youtube.com/...
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Embedding YouTube video in Google Slides at specific time

I'm trying to embed a YouTube video in a Google Slides presentation at a specific time (after about a minute into the video). I select the "Copy video URL at current time": But when I paste that ...
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Will my video contain errors if connection is lost while uploading to YouTube

Right now I'm uploading a somewhat large MP4 video to YouTube (3GB). It's been over an hour and it's nearly halfway there. In any case, I got disconnected (aprox. 5 - 10 times) while doing so, due to ...
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Keyboard shortcut to pause YouTube when it is not the active window?

For applications such as VLC I have global function keys I can map to, for example, pause my music/video even when I have a different program running. Is there any way to get this functionality with ...
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How are Facebook-shared YouTube video stats recorded?

Instead of sharing YouTube videos by clicking share button in YouTube, there is the possibility that one may just copy & paste the YouTube link and post it as status (and this allows one to see ...
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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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Advanced search query to return only official/partner videos on YouTube

I've come across many articles (no. 14 on this, and no. 3 on this, for example) advising the addition of , partner at the end of a query to return only official videos, i.e., videos from partner ...
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YouTube videos reload when I replay

When you start a YouTube video, there's a light grey bar which indicates the loading of the video. When I replay the video (by clicking the 'replay' button or by clicking somewhere random on the ...
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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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How can I post links to YouTube videos in YouTube comments?

Here is an example of someone who has posted a link to another YouTube video in a comment: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8kPyrq6SEL0&lc=z13qe524mnnzzzl5f04cdnrhgy3vi1zjk50 I tried to post a ...
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Monetization disabled on YouTube for copyright strike - 3 month, 6 months or permanent ban?

I got my first ever copyright strike on YouTube 2 days ago. This has put my account in "bad standing" for six months; until December 2016. I just received an email saying my monetization has been ...
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How can I upload a YouTube video to Google Drive without it passing through my local device?

For the purposes of this question, assume the videos are licensed under the GPL. There is a video on YouTube. I want to save a copy of the video to my Google Drive. Due to data plan considerations, I ...
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Is there some way to filter YouTube channel subscriptions list?

I have like 150 YouTube channel subscriptions, and the quick bar (to the left) will show them all, but I don't actually watch them all. So my question is if there is some way to limit the amount of ...
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Answer google account disambiguation permanently

This is the message that Google gives whenever we sign in to YouTube. We know how this happened. Now we want to choose Business account forever instead of each time we sign in. How do we choose ...
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Sharing someone else's YouTube video to someone else's public playlist if I have the link?

I am trying to share a video that I made with a teacher's public playlist. How would I do that?
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How to change my YouTube channel name?

My channel: https://www.youtube.com/user/CoryRMcC See pictured. I've tried methods in various videos and in the Help section, but all that appears to change is how my name appears when commenting ...
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Getting rid of youtube.com's recommended videos/channels

Every time I navigate to youtube.com it recommends videos and channels that I might be interested in or want to see. I just don't want that annoying stuff to appear and distract me from my actual ...
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Several YouTube channels on one e-mail account

Can we create two or more YouTube channels on one e-mail account and also can we connect both of them with one bank account? Actually I am a videos creator of both education and tourism. So, I want to ...
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Is it allowed to place HTML elements to overlap the YouTube videos?

Is it allowed to place HTML elements overlapping the YouTube video player on the page? For instance, let's suppose we have a video, and we want to display the thumbnails of other videos on top of ...
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How to set “My subscriptions” as the default view on YouTube.com?

YouTube made some changes recently: Going to the homepage at YouTube.com no longer shows videos solely from your subscriptions, but also recommended videos: Below those are "Recent videos from" ...
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Where can I access playlists that I saved but are not my own creation

I have a habit of making large todo lists, admittedly too large, loads of stuff just gets deleted. Youtube could be very good for this since there are a lot of pre-existing playlists that fit my needs ...
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Is there a way to save the YouTube MIX playlist in my playlists?

YouTube has a new feature now, "MIX", which generates an automatic playlist of 50 videos depending on what you last saw. I used it to create a music playlist and worked while listening to it. Now I ...
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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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My likes on YouTube comments do not register

I am not able to Like or Dislike comments on YouTube videos. The buttons appear but when I click them there is no highlighted green thumbs up. I've tested liking a comment on one of my videos that ...
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Where can I give feedback for YouTube Video Editor?

Where can I give my product feedback for the YouTube Video Editor that provides the interface shown below?
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YouTube and text-to-speech technology

Does YouTube use text-to-speech technology to extract text content from its YouTube videos and use that content to filter search results and program its filter bubble?
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HTTP 404 when omitting '/c/' from my channel URL [closed]

My channel URL is: http://www.youtube.com/c/SudicodeTV I got this URL by linking and verifying my official webpage with my connected Google+ page. I have no problem visiting my channel URL with the /...
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Several inquiries about the blocking of an album on YouTube

Most album "What If It All Means Something" by Chantal Kreviazuk is blocked on YouTube in Australia. But no, the problem does not end here. Most of the videos on this auto-generated playlist are ...
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My video gets cut by magic on YouTube

Notice the video highlighted in File Explorer. It has about one hour's length. However, when I upload it onto YouTube, its length gets cut down to eight minutes long. Is this a problem with YouTube ...
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How can an URL be linked to a text in a YouTube comment?

I now that links can be posted in comments made below YouTube videos but some addresses, like in the example, are long and look quite ugly. I have the possibility to use the tinyurl service to shorten ...
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YouTube “Premium” Channels

I was watching Harley Davidson´s YouTube Channel And was wondering how were they able to do that flash slideshow at the beginning? Is this because of a partnership like this one? Is it the same as ...
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How to maintain a YouTube Playlist when entries become unavailable

I have several playlists that I have made on YouTube to keep track of my favourite videos and share the playlists with other people. However, over time, some videos get removed by their owners, some ...
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What are all the steps to transfer ownership of a YouTube account?

I have a channel for my website that I created with an old Yahoo email address (let's call this "A"). I now want to transfer this to my email (let's call this "B") I'm using for the website (info@...