3

Is it no longer possible to upload a custom thumbnail for your YouTube videos using the new YouTube "info and settings" panel in the video manager? I read articles saying click the "Upload thumbnail" button, but I see no such button (see screenshot):

Youtube Video Settings

  • no, you cannot ASAIK. – HackToHell Feb 29 '12 at 15:35
2

Regular user accounts are unable to upload custom thumbnails for their videos, however, Youtube partners are able to upload their own custom thumbnails.

However, doing a little searching apparently there's a grey-hat way to do this for non-partner, but there's a pretty big risk in using this method since Youtube could ban your account: Custom Thumbnail for Non-Partners

| improve this answer | |
0

edit your videos.

when i want to have my desire thumbnail. go to that frame that YouTube select it from half of my video. and edit it.

replace 5 second before and after (of above frame that YouTube select) that video , with your desired frame. with softwares like : adobe captivate , adobe premier , Camtasia studio

this frame found about 50 % of your video that you can select it with progress bar about half of your video.

| improve this answer | |

Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service, privacy policy and cookie policy

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.