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Questions tagged [youtube]

For questions about the web interface of YouTube (www.youtube.com, youtu.be). Questions about native smartphone apps are off-topic here.

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When starting a YouTube channel, is it best to register it? [on hold]

As in registering a company (Sole Proprietorship)? I am wondering if I should also get a WWW domain name? Or is it better to wait until I’m bigger and decide then? Thanks in advance guys/gals DPC
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How to prevent YouTube from deleting my likes? [on hold]

I have realized that YouTube selectively deletes likes from some videos that I am sure that I have watched and liked before. This happens only on some videos. How can I prevent this from happening?
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YouTube - 4k 60fps - Dropping frames (Stutter/Lag/Freezes)

I'm trying to watch 2160p (4k 60fps) content on YouTube, however, I experience large amounts of dropped frames... i.e. the video freezes/stutters completely (the sound is fine). The YouTube example I ...
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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 a YouTube channel have different names depending on where the name is shown?

There's a Japanese channel I'm following, which is showing a different name depending on where the name is displayed. When their videos are shown in the subscription box, recommended videos, or next ...
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Is there anyway to find the time stamp of a YouTube thumbnail?

A lot of channels are generating views from clickbait thumbnails. Is there a way to scan a video beforehand and determine the timestamp of the thumbnail, if it is even in there?
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How to block specific YouTube videos

I want to block specify videos on YouTube. To be clear, I do not want to block: The whole channel Some keywords Video recommendations I just want to block a specific video given its URL and I want ...
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How can I see a blocked user’s comments on YouTube

I blocked a user on my YouTube channel and went through all my videos and under advanced setting switched allow comments to show approved. I'm now seeing that someone is commenting on new videos that ...
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Why did my earnings report change after two month?

As you can see, there's a big difference between the two reports. In the month of Nov, the report showed the right amount but now the report is changed! What's going on? First report: Second report:
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Google switches primary and secondary email accounts regardless of login order

I have two separate email accounts logged into Google Chrome that switch order regardless of the order I log into them. I want to stop this from happening. I log into my personal email first, so that ...
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How to Pause and Resume a YouTube video using voice commands on Windows

I would like to be able to pause and resume a YouTube video using voice commands. How can I set this up on Windows with YouTube running in a browser? I'm looking for a solution that does not require ...
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Private YouTube video, accessible to everyone with a Google account

Is there a way to create a private video on YouTube, that is marked private but with access granted to everyone with a Google account? When creating a private video, it's possible to mark which ...
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Find out what's become of my YouTube user report

A few days ago I reported a user to YouTube support. Now I can't remember what the username was, but I'd like to know what YouTube decided to do about my report. However, I can't find any menu item ...
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How to subscribe to YouTube comments?

Is there a way to subscribe to YouTube comments under a particular video? I only see how to subscribe to the whole channel of a particular user.
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How do I share private YouTube video? [duplicate]

It's been asked already in many places but all the answers literally everywhere are out of date, eg. How do I share a private YouTube video with someone? Here's how it looks like today, I have a ...
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Prevent YouTube seeking video upon tab-switch shortcut?

To reproduce bug: On macOS Chrome or Firefox (but not Safari); View a video (playing or paused) on YouTube; Press command-number to switch tabs (eg command1 for tab 1, command2 for tab 2, etc); ...
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YouTube is listening on [command] + [n] key. Is there any way to disable it?

This issue started two days ago. I don't think I changed any of my settings. I tried focus out off the video frame but it still happening. My operating system is MacOS High Sierra v10.13.6.
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How can I contact another YouTuber?

I need to contact another YouTuber for a business purpose. But this YouTuber doesn’t have anything in their “About” section (no Business Inquiry Email). And YouTube removed the “About > Send Message”...
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Unable to share YouTube videos to groups of users

We have a Google G Suite Basic account (company). I would like to share some videos to a group of users (a subset of domain accounts). Although I can share with individual users, there seems to be no ...
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Is it possible to delete a comment from a YouTube video after all comments have been disabled?

Is it possible to delete a comment from a video's comment history after all comments for that video have been disabled? Alternatively, is comment history inherently deleted for a video which has ...
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Is it possible to upload videos from Google team Drive to YouTube?

My company has a Google Team Drive which we use so that everyone has equal access to various media we create. I have a whole pile of videos on the Team Drive that we would like to make available to a ...
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I changed my description on YouTube but it still shows the old description

I changed my YouTube channel's description but when you search up my channel name it still shows the old description. I know it takes time to change for everyone to see the new one but it has been ...
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Some Channel's Post Notifications For Community Posts Do Not Work, Whilst Some Do. Is There Any Way To Fix This? How?

Pretty self explanatory, only certain channels (only one as of now) have ever given me community post notifications. I have remembered to mark the 'include community posts' button. This channel does ...
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If I Accidentally Unsubscribe and Resubscribe From A YouTube Channel, Upon Checking When I Subscribed Will They See The New Date?

The title says it all. I'm wondering if resubscribing changes the subscription date. I was on Nintendo Switch YouTube, and accidentally clicked the “unsubscribe” icon. I resubbed within seconds and ...
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How to watch YouTube videos faster than 2x speed?

The settings gear allows me to adjust the speed of YouTube videos from 0.25x to 2x. What is the easiest possible way to watch YouTube videos at speeds faster than 2x?
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What is the maximum number of playlists can a YouTube user have? (NOT the maximum number of videos on a playlist)

I've been making copious amounts of YouTube playlists for several months now, and I've begun to notice some of the older ones without warning. How many playlists can a user have before YouTube begins ...
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YouTube: Not getting notifications when someone comments my video?

I am not receiving notifications when someone comments my YouTube videos. No info at all about my channel, I have looked up the notification settings and everything is turned ON. How can I resolve ...
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How can the end-user switch between recorded cameras in a YouTube's live multi-camera stream?

First of all, I would like to clarify that I'm asking at webapps.stackexchange.com community as suggested in this answer. Well. This is a YouTube's live stream which was published by a content ...
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How to preload next video of the autoplay list such that the next video don't buffer and run smoothly

I have a slow internet, and I have got a site where I do physics questions, but there is 1 question in every video in the playlist, when I play the next video than it takes a lot of time to open, I ...
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Redirect Google search to YouTube in one click

I don't really know if I'm in the right place to ask the question, and I apologize for my poor English. At the time, Google had this thing called black bar, some liked it, some didn't like it, some ...
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Why I can't stream YouTube's 4K resolution with a stable 200 Mbps internet connection?

After changing ISPs YouTube's 4K resolution (and above) has buffered constantly, despite exceeding Google's recommended internet speed (20 Mbps) for streaming video by tenfold. I now have a 200 Mbps ...
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Login only to YouTube and not Gmail using same account

I want to leave my media PC without a password, for anyone in my house to use, which means I want to log into my YouTube account and leave my session open but I also don't want just anyone to be able ...
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YouTube - don't display context menu on right click

The idea: seek YouTube video by dragging and dropping on the video player with right button (e.g. 1 second for every 2% of screen width). So on a 1920x1080 screen, if I press the right mouse button, ...
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How are people finding my low-view YouTube videos?

Please note: this is not a question about "how can I get more views on YouTube" or anything of the sort. This is actually just for my own curiosity. I have a YouTube channel that contains videos I ...
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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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Play my YouTube's “Watch Later” playlist on another computer without signing in my whole Google account

My current setup involves two laptops side by side, a Mac and a Windows 10 PC. I use the Mac as my workstation and the PC for gaming, casual web browsing and media consumption (Twitch, YouTube, etc). ...
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YouTube account picker menu is different from Chrome session to another

I cleared my Chrome browsing data, YouTube account picker menu became different, it only allow me to switch to other accounts. There is no theme, parameters ... options, while on other Chrome person ...
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How do you burn songs from YouTube onto a CD Disc?

I'd like to learn how to burn a song I love from YouTube onto a CD using my Toshiba Laptop. I have Windows 8.1. For many years I've always wanted to learn how to do this and never remember to ask. Do ...
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Can I permanently hide the YouTube chat window?

YouTube started rolling out chats next to videos: This is often/always(?) open when I start playing a video. It happens with live replays, recorded replays, and prerecorded videos (it is unclear to ...
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Does YouTube delete videos based on number of dislikes?

I wanted to know if YouTube delete a video if it reaches a certain number of "dislikes"? For example, some videos are disliked by many people lets say 10,000 people and 20 likes, does YouTube want ...
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Cannot upload a WebM file containing OPUS audio and a still image as VP9 video to YouTube

I cannot upload a WebM file containing OPUS audio and a still image (a png file) as VP9 video to YouTube, YouTube says : The video has failed to process. Please make sure you are uploading a ...
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Cannot upload an opus audio only file to Youtube

I have the following file with no video stream : $ ffprobe myAudioFile.webm Input #0, matroska,webm, from 'myAudioFile.webm': Metadata: ENCODER : Lavf57.83.100 Duration: 01:53:19.80, ...
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Navigate from YouTube lecture to course playtlist

If I open a video lecture (e.g., MIT) how do I navigate to the playlist that contains this video?
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Is it possible to enable notifications whenever someone comments on a YouTube video?

I have to vet the comments on my YouTube channel to prevent spam. Thus, I have the Commenting on my videos set to "Approved". In the Creator Studio, there is a tab for "Comments" and there is a "Held ...
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YouTube subtitle auto translation

How to auto translate subtitles into another language for all videos, if the subtitles are available from sound auto detection? I know how to do it manually video by video, but I want a once and for ...
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Can I deactivate this behavior in YouTube?

I use YouTube to listen to music while I work. I usually leave a playlist going while I work in other tabs or other programs altogether. Sometimes, I have yet to determine what triggers it, YouTube ...
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YouTube Live Stream Embeding Eligible but not Activated

On youtube.com/features page of my channel I have Live Streaming Activated and Live Stream Embeding Eligible, but still I am not able to embed my live stream. I have active AdSense account linked and ...
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YouTube link opens only from its origin, not available if copied and pasted into new tab?

So, this is really driving me crazy, I have this playlist: http://psaiahf.com/mobile/horses/yt_mobile/get_videos/PLKxn7tBLpTTmstBQYTS6fb56b8rlILVyH/2018-PSAIAHF---Classes-AND-Championships if you ...
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Is there an easier way to manage scheduling?

I have a series of 80 videos I want to release 6 hours from one another over the next couple of weeks. Is there an easier or more efficient way to do this than to set the scheduled date/time for each ...
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How to bulk partial change the descriptions in youtube videos?

I have a chance with 100+ video In each of the description, part of it is talking about the video. The other part asking viewer to see my other videos. Since I update my video very often, I want the ...