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Either of services which play, edit or record still images in successive motion or the transmission of such in real-time

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Free video hosting that allows embeded view on other sites

Some websites allow to put a link on your page (on a profile page or embed it into forum post) with possibility to view video on the page, without necessity going to YouTube - embedded YouTube videos. ...
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Is codec used on not intermediate resolution videos in youtube a indicator of quality?

Youtube typically uses for 1080p videos H.264 and VP9. In theory VP9 was expected to be a successor to H.264 but frankly it failed to live to the expectations especially in videos which aren't ...
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How to add links inside a YouTube video?

I need to add links to the bottom of an YouTube video, like this Ben Stiller video here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uDN08JwNEfc Here is a video of a guy teaching how to add little baloons to an ...
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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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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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Is there a way to control the number of seconds by which to forward/rewind a YouTube video?

By pressing j or l on your keyboard, you can forward/rewind a YouTube video by 10 sec. But sometimes I need the ability to forward or rewind it by 3 sec, 5 sec, etc. Is there a way to control this? ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Can you subscribe to a YouTube channel as a podcast?

Videos are available in several different formats on YouTube, and RSS feeds are provided for channels. Is there a feed that will allow me to subscribe in iTunes?
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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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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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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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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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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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Disable videos in YouTube, listen to the audio only

My internet connection is quite slow (128 kbps while browsing) and I want to know if I can disable video streaming on YouTube and listen only to the audio portion. There are many songs on YouTube ...
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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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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 rotate video on Google Photos?

I have a couple of videos on Google Photos. Now some of them were rotated automatically, others not. How can I manually rotate them? I want to avoid download, rotate and re-upload!
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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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Unable to watch videos on YouTube when logged in account

I have a pretty strange problem with YouTube: when I just go on YouTube and watch any video through Firefox, Chrome or Chromium (both with Flash and HTML5 players), it works perfectly. BUT! When I ...
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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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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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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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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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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 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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Why has 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 proportion (literally) and is now way too big. I ...
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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 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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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 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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How can I download non public Facebook video?

I want to download a video uploaded by a friend on Facebook for offline access. How can I do that? I tried almost all Chrome extensions on Chrome store and none seems to work. Also, youtube-dl didn't ...
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Already loaded video data is being discarded

As you probably know, the YouTube video player caches the loaded portions of the video so one can seek to any previously-loaded part of the video without re-downloading it. When viewing a video and ...
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What video format should I pick if I want to minimize upload time to YouTube?

I mainly record "screencasts" of MMO games. Which of the various video formats that YouTube accepts will result in the smallest file size and what settings for that file type would I use? Of course ...
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Can I avoid the processing time when I upload a video to Facebook?

I uploaded a video file from my phone to Facebook about 9 hours ago, and it still hasn't shown up. How can I minimize the time it takes to process my video?
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How to stop YouTube player from showing related videos?

How can I stop the YouTube player from showing related video thumbnails and links? I am in search of YouTube video code that shows only the videos in our YouTube stream, i.e., only the videos we have ...
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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 do you turn on hotkeys in Coursera video player?

I like to see lectures like reading, with regressions and tempo variation. This is done by hotkeys, which are especially important in full screen mode, which is also advisable because even fewer ...
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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 to get Google+ Auto-backup link to a video?

If you have enabled Google+ Auto-backup on your phone, then pictures and videos are uploaded to Google+. The problem is that there are no links to the videos, and if you try to download and video, and ...