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Chrome Popup disables my video speed controls, how can I prevent that?

I have tons of training videos to watch - many are simply drawn out blah blah story lines and later I have to complete a test on the subject material. I have other training videos I can speed up with ...
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Is there a simple way to play all YouTube videos from My Subscriptions in a random order?

Alternatively, is there a (simple) way to randomize all videos in a given channel or get a single random one from all videos, not just from some recent ones? Native YouTube shuffle feature seems not ...
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Is there a way to control the number of seconds by which to forward/rewind a VLC video?

As a follow-up to this question for Youtube videos Is there a way to control the number of seconds by which to forward/rewind a YouTube video? : How do I do the same thing for VLC player and how do ...
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Youtube force language of auto-generated subtitles

It happens to me countless times. Just for an example, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=djzGkEWzCwM the language options of the closed captions only have one auto-generated option, which is "Korean (...
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Piracy site — obtaining video URLs for Google videos (in a Picasa album)?

There's a piracy site that is using (what appears to be) a Google Video CDN (Picasa album?) to host episodes of a television series that they don't have rights to. (example here: https://www....
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Howto browse TikTok videos without proprietary mobile App

I wish to browse TikTok without mobile app. Is there a web interface available? It seems that youtube-dl somehow can access the videos without closed source app. How to browse/search the videos?
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How to let particular advertiser purchase a pre roll ad for our videos?

We have a local company that wants to run a video pre roll campaign on all of the videos on our channel. How do we set this up? Do they have to create an AdSense account first or something? Can we ...
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How to make my YouTube video be able to play at 2x without getting stuck?

I have uploaded a YouTube video which when played in 1.75x onwards, the video appears stuck but the audio plays. Why is this behavior seen? How do I fix that?
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How to add a multilangual description to Facebook videos?

I would like to post a video on my Facebook page with its description written in English, Spanish and eventually a third language. How to do that? I know Facebook has such an option for posts and ...
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How to set a video taken in DSLR to mobile mode for YouTube

If I upload a video took from my mobile to YouTube it will look like this. You can see a square at bottom right corner to stretch to full screen. I need a video that is taken from DSLR to upload like ...
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Video downloading of Dailymotion via Chrome for Android no longer possible?

I have noticed that the ability to directly download videos from Dailymotion through Google Chrome's built-in native video player (appears on Dailymotion when opening full screen mode; otherwise ...
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Some Twitter GIFs don’t work in PC browsers, do work in mobile browsers

I could really use some help figuring out this very weird issue I have with Twitter GIFs. Some Twitter animated GIFs (which Twitter converts to MP4s, but I’ll refer to them as GIFs for simplicity’s ...
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Uploaded video on Google Drive constantly previews with “Whoops! There was a problem playing this video”

I'm trying to share a video directly with one person and every single format I upload in displays this error. What format do you need to properly preview videos on Drive?
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Display another YouTube playlist as default playlist, instead of Uploads

Is it possible to display another playlist instead of Uploads on my YouTube channel? I want to keep the current videos public, but move them in another playlist and feature other new videos and do ...
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How to know in which region a film is available?

I want to watch a specific film. It's on Netflix. However, when I try to load it with the android app, I have a message stating the film isn't available in my region. I have a good free OpenVPN list ...
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How do I share a private video with 170 people

Hi I have a relatively big group (about 170 people), and we want to share videos only within this group (i.e. we do not want people outside of this 170 people group to access these videos). Now here ...
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ffmpeg video does not play on whatsapp

I've been trying to get a video to play on whatsapp but I can't get it to work. I've read almost all the stackexchange posts on this topic but nothing seems to work. I use the following command to ...
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Is all the data of a 144p video also stored EXACTLY same as in a 720p video?

Whenever I switch between 144p to a higher resolution it's obvious I need to download more data to view the same youtube video. Suppose I have buffered the whole video in 144p and I switch it to 720p ...
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How do I upload a video from my iPhone to Dropbox?

I have a video and want to upload it to Dropbox to send it to someone. How do I do that?
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Can I upgrade a video posted in my Facebook page with a higher resolution version?

Somehow I ended up uploading a 360p instead of 1080p video; can I replace it? I don't mind loosing the view count or like count. I just need it to have the same URL.
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What difference between these video files might make YouTube accept one and not the other?

What difference between these files might make YouTube accept one and not the other? Each is about 100KB or 150KB. Each of the two are one second long so are small easy to download and quick to test ...
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YouTube glitch that sporadically inserts a static “subliminal” image for 1 frame of uploaded video

In the following video that I've uploaded to my YouTube channel, a still image from the beginning of the video flashes for 1 frame many times throughout the video. Here's an example right after the 5:...
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Can I get a link to a specific slide in a video presentation on videolectures.net?

How I can get a link to a specific slide in a video presentation on http://videolectures.net/?
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Can you view your total upload hours on YouTube?

I was trying to see how many hours of content I had uploaded to YouTube (preferably without counting it all by hand). I was wondering if there was a way of viewing this. I looked through all the ...
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Display the aspect ratio of the current video on YouTube?

I need to know the current video's aspect ratio on YouTube. Is there any extension that can detect and display?
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How to create a custom video Control option in embedded YouTube videos?

I am trying to embed Youtube videos on my website with a customized control option like in Edx. However, I didn't find any proper documentation to achieve this. I tried to look at the YouTube Player ...
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Does YouTube support speed control on the Mobile Site (m.youtube.com)?

YouTube provides a mobile site however, no matter what I set my UserAgent to be I never get the HTML5 media player with speed controls, For example, set your UserAgent to Mozilla / 5.0 (Linux; ...
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How to redirect an old YouTube video to an updated version?

I made a few tweaks to a video, and I'd prefer people to go to that one, instead of the old one. I understand that I can't replace the video, I have to add the new one, but I'm going round in circles ...
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YouTube instantly pauses itself when I unpause, but only sometimes

If I click the Play button, it just instantly pauses itself again. If I hold "K", the video plays at a little over 50% speed due to constantly switching between paused and unpaused. The pop-up bubble ...
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What video sharing services exist that facilitate sharing from a time within a video beyond YouTube? [closed]

I frequently need to share videos starting at specific times within videos. YouTube is not always feasible and I'd like to know about other possible services that also have time sharing functionality ...
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How can I get Twitter videos to continue playing even after their tab has lost focus?

One feature that I really like on Facebook is that I can start a video playing and then do other things. I can switch to a different tab and I will continue to listen to the video's audio playing ...
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How to create YouTube video link in Tumblr?

I would like to make my Tumblr page look like this website with YouTube video that can be turned on and off, readyplayeronemovie.com So I don't know what theme do I have to use or how do I modify the ...
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Merge and trim videos from Google Photos?

I would like to be able to merge and trim some videos which I have stored on Google Photos. Would I have to download all the videos locally and then use some other video editing software?
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Would like to exclude any sort of video from a Google search

I have a topic I'm interested in reading about. (DIY hamster toys in this case — but it could be anything.) When I do a Google search there are tons of videos in the results. In my initial ...
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Older movies on Amazon Prime stutter whilst newer movies and all TV series stream fine

If I try to watch Crocodile Dundee for example I get major stutters (3-5 seconds long every 3-5 seconds) yet it's only older movies. All modern movies play fine as do all TV shows, it's bizarre and a ...
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Bookmark to play a random YouTube playlist element

Using a link like this: https://youtu.be/BxNpRi-ANWI?list=PL_PV1JilQxbgEv6zM9M105hrHfDZWls61&shuffle=119 I can link to a video in a playlist and activate shuffle. But there are two problems here: ...
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How do I specify a starting timestamp in a livestream.com video?

YouTube provides a way to give someone a link to a video, with a specific starting timestamp. I'd like to do something similar, but with a livestream video. Here's a sample livestream video.
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Using Video with QR code

I want to set up a digital nature trail with a video of information at each post. The QR code on the post will reference the video. The QR code (URL) must be permanent but the video will change with ...
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Is there a way to save volume setting for each video on YouTube?

Let's say I have a playlist, storing some classical music videos from different channels. The problem is that some music videos are louder and some are softer, so I need to tune the volume from video ...
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Uploading in HD

I am using WeVideo to create videos and want to link them onto a website. I finished them in 4K and in 1080p, but when you pull up the link it goes to the next to lowest resolution. I want it ...
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What is this advertisement on the bottom-left of a YouTube video?

YouTube has now disabled the creation of Annotations, and instead has given us "End Screens" and "Cards", but I can't see how to recreate this particular look with either. Is this an advertisement? ...
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Why Download button is hidden in TED?

I was able to download videos from TED simply by clicking on download button since couple days ago. But suddenly it has been hidden now! [it was on the right hand] So, How can I bring it back? or ...
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How can I download a short clip from a long YouTube video?

I stream gameplay to YouTube and sometimes moments happen during gameplay that I feel would make a good GIF. I don't want to download the entire video just to make a 15 sec GIF. What do you think ...
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If I make a YouTube video private within the YouTube website, will an embedded version of that video still be visible in a Mobile App?

The situation: We want to upload a video to YouTube in order to embed it into a Mobile App. The problem: We previously uploaded a similar video to our channel which we don't want to delete. For this ...
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Can VideoANT be used to annotate private YouTube videos?

There's a web app at https://ant.umn.edu/ which lets you annotate videos; now is it possible to use VideoANT to have multiple people annotate the videos, and keep the videos shared with just the ...
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Can I delete and add new video with same title in YouTube?

I have just added a video which is very low quality but I have high quality video with me. We can use annotation but I don't want to make as it will look like duplicate and its just a quality ...
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Is there a way to find the YouTube video from a Facebook video?

I often see videos on Facebook and would like to have a more permanent link to them. I would like to find the same video on YouTube. Is there a straightforward way to find the YouTube version of a ...
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Which service of Google provide redirector.googlevideo.com link?

I see some websites use redirector Google video link like this: https://redirector.googlevideo.com/videoplayback?requiressl=yes&id=a511c599c7e0fcf7&itag=22&source=webdrive&ttl=...
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How do I download videos from screencast-o-matic?

After sending a video to a friend, he wants to download the video from the screencast-o-matic.com link. How can he do it? Are there any extensions that support them, or do I need to use another site?
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Getting 1080p to Work on Netflix

As of recently, I've been having trouble getting HD to work on my Neflix. I use IE so I can stream in 1080p, but it seems the "HD" button on the Silerlight player has vanished and I evidently cannot ...