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How to properly upload 3D content to YouTube in high definition?

TrackMania Nations Forever allows users to export 3D videos of replays and I thought I would try my hand at uploading it to YouTube. I rendered the video at 1920x1080 for each camera, resulting in a ...
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How to search for a video clip with an exact duration?

I can use the advanced options in YouTube or Google when searching for video clip, but I can only search for a pre-defined range of duration (short, long), not the duration that I want. For example, ...
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Search YouTube for captions in a specific language

Is there a way of searching YouTube for videos with captions in specific languages? I know about using the "cc" operator, as in: Monkeys, cc But what if I only want videos about Monkeys with ...
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How do I stop suggested videos on YouTube coming from my Grandma?

So I don't remember exactly what I did, either I checked my email on gmail or logged into YouTube on my Grandma's computer, and now I keep receiving recommended videos based on videos I obviously ...
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Hide player controls while fullscreen in YouTube

Is it possible to prevent YouTube's (HTML5) fullscreen player controls from showing whenever it first goes into fullscreen mode? Like, don't show this automatically (at all): I want it to still ...
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Can others see if a YouTube video's monetisation is redirected off the uploader to the copyright claimer?

I think if someone besides the video uploader claims copyright for the video, then YouTube redirects ad monetisation to the copyright claimant. Is there a way for other viewers to know if this ...
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Is there any way to disable DASH playback in the HTML5 player?

I like watching YouTube videos using the HTML5 player rather than the Flash player because I can get 60 FPS video. However since I have poor internet, I would like to be able to pause the video and ...
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Cannot disable auto-play for each video in YouTube embed playlist

<iframe width="763" height="448" src="http://www.youtube.com/embed/videoseries?list=PLD7SqVUGDdDBw_xmMKTDF5MlBwys_KlUk&showinfo=0&rel=0&autoplay=0" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen style=...
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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 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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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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Can I block a specific video on YouTube?

Can I block a specific video on YouTube, so that it is not shown in my future search results?
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How to restrict YouTube access to members of a certain domain

Is it possible to restrict access to a YouTube video to members of a certain domain? For example, only those who log in to YouTube with an @example.com address can view the video.
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Explanation of the YouTube warning: Experiment: There may be confidential content in your search results. Please do not share outside Google

If you now search for anything in YouTube, it gives this weird warning: What does it mean? I expect it will probably be just a bug/mistake, but there is only speculation going on and I would like ...
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How can I search for my YouTube channel videos by tag?

When I search my Channel by the name of a tag (like "work") I get no results, even though I know I have at least one video with that tag. See screen shot: Also, if I try to create a new section on ...
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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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Display my YouTube channel in an Embed a video wall that supports Annotations

The scrolling perspective of a Video Wall display for my YouTube Channel video collection would be of great value. Easy access to more than 100 videos. So I got it working using a Cooliris Express ...
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Why don't all of my uploaded video clips appear in the YouTube online video editor?

I've got several video clips uploaded to YouTube that I'd like to use the video editor to splice together. Only a subset of my uploaded clips are available in the clips panel in the editor. Any idea ...
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Starting a YouTube video in the middle of a second

The start parameter of YouTube URLs requires a whole number of seconds. Is there some other way to start play in the middle of a second?
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Can I have two (isolated) YouTube channels on the same account?

If I start a second channel on my YouTube account, will there be any way people will know that my account is linked to two channels? I want to create a second channel but the subject matter is ...
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Is it possible to create a “smart playlist” (YouTube Mix) from a set of keywords (artists names)?

Is it possible to create a "smart" (or "automatic", or "mix") playlist on YouTube from a set of keywords? For instance, I want to play a playlist of automatically selected videos matching the ...
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Is it possible for my friends to find out that I liked a video on YouTube?

Who can see that I've "liked" a video? Is liking a video on YouTube private?
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Why does YouTube fullscreen no longer work in Firefox if I customize the user agent string?

I'm asking this question mostly out of curiosity as it probably has little practical value. I've noticed that if I change the user agent string for my Firefox browser using about:config -> general....
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Adding an embedded HTML5 YouTube video to my “likes”

I am slightly annoyed that the only way that I can bookmark an embedded HTML5 YouTube video is by pressing the "watch later" clock (🕓) on top right. I believe this has changed with the HTML5 player, ...
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YouTube Auto Caption Option Missing

I used to be able to upload a video to YouTube and let it auto caption for me. Now, it seems that this feature is no longer available as of about a week ago. I can't find anything on this. Does ...
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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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Are there any fixes for YouTube recommended videos section (multiple things)

I like the recommended section, unlike some people. However, I don't like certain things about it, and was wondering if there was any way to fix them? The first is the amount of videos it shows. ...
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Does watching a video ad in a playlist get the creator any money?

If I watch a YouTube video in a playlist, it doesn't count as a view. I want to know if watching ads on playlist videos gets the creator any money. Does watching the full ad get them more money than ...
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How to flag a YouTube playlist?

I recently flagged a few porn uploads and since those videos violated the rules they've been removed. How can I flag a YouTube playlist instead of having to click on each video?
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Public url to list all comments received on some user/channel?

The private link https://www.youtube.com/comments lists the comments received and published on your videos ("you" = "logged user"). And the public link https://www.youtube.com/all_comments?v=... ...
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How to share a link to a youtube video that autoplays in HD

I've searched around and found some solutions: Tried adding parameters like ?hd=1 or &vq=large at the end of the video and share URL with no success. Also found this answer which uses the /embed/...
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How to view the latest YouTube videos for a particular tag

When you upload a video to YouTube, you can "tag" it with whatever you want. I don't see those tags listed anywhere, although if you view source for a particular video, the tags are present in the ...
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How to create a YouTube playlist from a list of links?

I have very long lists of YouTube links/bookmarks. I want to create playlists for my YouTube channel with them. Is there any way to do it automatically without having to add each individual URL to a ...
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Take HD screenshots of YouTube Videos

How do I get HD quality screenshots of YouTube videos?I want a better alternative to the print screen-copy-paste method."youtubescreenshot.com does not provide HQ images consistently
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Does blocking a user block them from “Popular right now”?

I saw a certain user's video on Popular Right Now - Australia by Popular on YouTube - Australia, blocked the user, and refreshed my home page, and his video's still there. Is this just a caching ...
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Ended up with 2 youtube accounts, how to merge?

I had a Google account that I used to use for subscriptions and watching stuff over the past few months. Then I tried to comment on a video, it popped up a dialog asking me to create a YouTube Channel ...
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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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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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Stuck on youtube.com/features

Pretty much no matter what I do, I'm stuck on https://youtube.com/features A direct link to a video will take me to that video, but almost nothing else works for me. I can't view my playlists. I ...
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What are the keyboard shortcuts for navigating a YouTube search result list?

When I search YouTube, is there a shortcut for choosing the first/second/third... etc. video I'm offered? When I Google YouTube keyboard shortcuts I only see YouTube player keyboard shortcuts, play, ...
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Adding events from Youtube to GoogleCalendar

I was trying to use the "Add to calendar" option from a Youtube event. In the options to add to a calendar, it is only showing my Birthday calendar. Other calendar are not displayed in the option. ...
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How to block videos on youtube from appearing, based on title words?

Is there a way to block youtube from showing certain videos, based on words in the titles of the videos? For example, let's say I'm tired of seeing singer XYZ. Can I block all videos with "XYZ" in the ...
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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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Tumblr shows empty iframe when embedding video

I'm trying to embed a YouTube video into a text post on my Tumblr blog. I copied the HTML from YouTube and pasted it into the HTML of the post, but when I preview it, the video doesn't show up. In the ...
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how can I view what playlist, if any, a youtube video is in?

How can I view what playlist if any, a video is in? for example http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QuqCMHe4kxQ This longer link, shows what playlist the video is in, and it's in a playlist, but I only ...
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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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Are playlist videos supposed to autoplay even when autoplay is disabled for the playlist?

Whenever I watch a video from someone's playlist, if I'm viewing the video in full screen, and the video ends, then the next video in the playlist immediately starts playing. In the playlist bar at ...
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Adding a link to YouTube video to a playlist by right-click—is there a plugin for that?

Sometimes a friend sends me a list of YouTube links which I'd like to easily add to a playlist without opening the link in YouTube. Is there an extension for this for either Firefox or Chrome?
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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@...
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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 ...