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last.fm with less YouTube video bandwidth?

For audio while working I like last.fm: it's great for ambient, jazz, world, and instrumental/non-vocal generally it runs well on linux and in firefox (both of which I use) it's free in the US ...
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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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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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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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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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YouTube Default Player Display Size

Looking for a way to tell youtube to ALWAYS load my videos in the nice expanded view (Not Fullscreen, but the one where it's the width of the page and ACTUALLY VISIBLE on a decent sized monitor ...
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YouTube player won't expand to the middle size anymore?

These three buttons in the bottom right corner of the YouTube player: the leftmost shifts the player to the left and makes it smaller (default), the middle one shifts the player to the center and ...
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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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Can I hide my YouTube link in my Google+ profile and disassociate the two?

Can I hide my YouTube link in my Google+ profile and disassociate the two?
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How to sign in to YouTube and Google with different accounts?

One of my accounts got cancelled and I can't sign in to YouTube because it redirects me to the cancelled account page. Also I can't use the YouTube email as my main account. Is it possible to use one ...
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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 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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Related videos when uploading YouTube video

Why when uploading a video (in my case, unlisted) you get popular random related videos? I know it has something to be with keywords maybe, but it seems like YouTube took a very popular video based on ...
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Un-stick sticky search bar (like on Youtube or Facebook)

Many websites now have a search bar anchored on top of the window, that stays there on scrolling down, like, for example on YouTube or Facebook. Is there a way to stop this behaviour, meaning the ...
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How to obtain the direct link to a YouTube video file

I'm not quite sure where to ask this, but I figured this would be the most logical choice. I'm trying to figure out where to find the actual FLV video YouTube files. I've found several tutorials on ...
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Reclaiming Inactive YouTube Username?

This account has been inactive for 5 years, 3 comments since January 13, 2009. I've sent around 13 messages and no response. Is there anyway that I'm able to either reclaim the username orrr have ...
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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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YouTube counters history

In YouTube videos, there are comments and two popular ones stay on the top. I see that for some hot videos on political views (like this one, which is very hot these days), popular comments disappear ...
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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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How to play YouTube videos in 240 by default

I have a slow internet connection and I changed the setting in YouTube to "I have a slow connection and never play HD video". Even so, it starts loading the video in 360, so that every time I need to ...
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Google Apps Email for new Primary Youtube Email

I have a YouTube account that I want to change the primary email for but every time I try to add a alternate address it says it is already associated with another google account. The email is a ...
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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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Delete YouTube channel in order to unlink G+ from YouTube

I want to get my old YouTube username back and completely abandon the nightmare that carries the name Google+. In order to do so, I need to delete my G+ channel, and in order to do that, I need to ...
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How can I (easily) retrieve an RSS feed of my YouTube 'likes'?

The official RSS feed seems to only support 'favorites' which is a specific playlist, unlike 'likes' (http://www.youtube.com/my_liked_videos) which is where a video is collected once you click the ...
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Youtube overriding Windows power options [migrated]

I play songs on YouTube and usually do my work (like reading a book). To save power, I have set the Windows power options to turn off the screen after 2 minutes. But YouTube seems to override these, ...
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Stopping “shared a video with you” emails/spam from YouTube?

I keep getting emails from YouTube telling me about random strangers supposedly sharing videos with me. I do not know these people and they are unlikely sharing videos with me. It seems more like ...
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YouTube account hacked? Could someone get into my stats and corrupt them?

This is my first question on SuperUser [note: I posted this on StackOverflow, but was informed it was more relevant here; apologies for double posting]. I hope someone can help me. I recently ...
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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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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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How can I include video in an eBay auction listing?

Is it possible to embed or link to video in an eBay auction listing? I'm following instructions found online to try to embed a YouTube video by checking the "use old embed code" box, which everyone ...
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Possible to set default account in YouTube?

With the recent YouTube change, it have now created a new account to me with my full name, instead of my old account, there I did not use my full name. I can switch between the accounts in top right ...
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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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Youtube URL parameter - &Feature=[ParameterHere]

I've seen several Youtube links with the URL parameter &feature, for example https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iD4qsWnjsNU&feature=youtu.be. This happens when you click on a shortened link to ...
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Disable YouTube Auto Play in Watch Later

I'm looking for a way to disable YouTube's autoplay feature when watching videos from the Watch Later playlist. Previously it was possible to disable autoplay in Watch Later, and the setting was ...
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Have an embed youtube video loop + end at specified time, every time it plays

So, to know exactly what I'm trying to do, I suppose it's best to look at my code below: <iframe class="youtube-player" type="text/html" width="280" height="35" ...
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Deleted playlist videos on YouTube?

If you put a video of another YouTube user in your playlist, let's say episodes of an anime, then make it public, will it get a higher chance of being deleted by YouTube? The anime episodes I put in ...
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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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Youtube Search Feature Alternative

Youtube's Advanced search appears to no longer work properly, and I want to do the follow: -Search within X Channel -With the search results: Related to a,b,c,d keywords Return from newest to ...
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How do you display YouTube thumbnails instead of embedding the actual flash in Tumblr theme?

I would like to display YouTube thumbnail images instead of embedding the actual flash player in a Tumblr theme. But as soon as people click on the image, it starts loading the flash player and play ...
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Can you recover deleted YouTube videos?

Is there any way to see deleted YouTube videos? Some kind of archival or some such? There were some controversial videos that the creator felt necessary to remove or made private but it would be nice ...
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Uploading video to YouTube by emailing to mobile upload address?

YouTube has this feature of upload videos to account by emailing them to your mobile upload address like stxxxxwiicv@m.youtube.com.I am using this feature to upload videos to my account. I can set ...
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Embedded YouTube Video Quality

Is there a way to force embedded YouTube videos on any site I visit to play at a specific quality? Specific details: I'm trying to have a Weebl and Bob marathon, making sure I see every episode by ...
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How do I force Youtube to play videos in their lowest resolution

There's any good method that forces my web browser to play all Youtube videos on the lowest definition, even if the video offers a higher resolution. ?
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Commands to search for YouTube videos via the search bar

If I enter title:"This Hard Land" -title:"Cover" in the YouTube search bar, I only get videos which contain This Hard Land and do not contain Cover in their titles. I'd also like to add a command ...
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Why have the YouTube video player suddenly become so big?

I'm not exactly sure why this has happened but until yesterday YouTube was working just fine. Then, the large player option on the video went out of proportions (literally) and is now way too big. I ...
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In Facebook, how can I enable “Shown on Timeline” as default for YouTube activity?

When I upload videos to my YouTube account, I know they get posted to Facebook because my friends can see them but I cannot see them myself unless I go to my Privacy Settings, then click "Use Activity ...
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Force subtitles in video on Youtube, if it's not embedded

I have uploaded the video on Youtube, added the subtitles, but the users don't realize, that they can turn them on. I know there is particular URL parameter for embedded player, but it doesn't work ...
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How to activate display ads for YouTube?

There are the the more usual display ads on YouTube, and then there are ones that look like this: What does YouTube call these ads? How can one activate them?
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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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How can I permanently disable video annotations on YouTube?

Is there a setting or YouTube option, or maybe even a browser plugin, that allows you to disable video annotations for good? I want to be able to switch them off permanently.