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Questions tagged [youtube]

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When I search my new YouTube name it doesn't show up

I changed my YouTube name, but when I search my new username on YouTube it doesn't show up but, if I search up my old username my videos then my channel comes up. When I click on the channel, my old ...
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Watching older Youtube Live Streams

I just noticed the following Youtube livestream: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DPfHHls50-w which is of a Falcon Heavy launch which happened 9 days ago. Despite that, it still is marked as LIVE and ...
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Comments that appear in my notifications (bell), sometimes do not appear in my videos / disappear!

When viewing comments using the notification bell, I can see the comment - but when I come to click on it to reply (the new feature that let's you reply within the notification box) it just comes up ...
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YouTube hashtags don't appear on top of title if a location is set

Usually when adding hashtags to the video description, these tags will appear on top of the video title: Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dCs9OEMfd2Q However, when adding a location in the ...
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Youtube comment not visible

Question Why is my YouTube (YT) comment not visible to others? Context Your YT comments might be visible to you but not to others. Reason for that can be controversy words that are filtered by YT. ...
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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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@IFTTT: How to replace the domain in the EntryURL fed by a RSS source?

In "If this then that" I would like to replace youtube.com by invidio.us or similar services, which can pass youtube videos through a proxy. How can I do this without the need to create a self-hosted ...
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Why doesn't YouTube cache videos? [closed]

Normally, if we watch a video (or view an image), it's stored in the cache (local disk). But YouTube doesn't cache videos. As far as I know, they use the cache but it's temporary. As soon as browser ...
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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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Find what videos were in a playlist deleted by youtube

I recently received a notification from youtube that on of my playlists violated their community guidelines and was taken down. Is there any way for me to find out what was in that playlist? They ...
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How to show time in a YouTube description without YouTube hyperlinking the time to a certain point in the video?

I have a YouTube video description that contains text describing a date and time of a meeting in the format of $date HH:MM - HH:MM. However, YouTube is interpreting those as MM:SS MM:SS times and ...
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How to replace a video on YouTube without changing its URL [duplicate]

I want to change my YouTube video because of minor mistakes but I don't want to change my YouTube video URL because I have already shared that URL to a lot of places. Is there a way to do that?
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I've Forgotten The Gmail I Used To Create A Youtube Channel

2 years ago I created a YouTube channel, because I wanted to start making videos as a hobby. I uploaded a grand total of one video and promptly forgot about it. Now I want to try and get back into it, ...
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How to report suicidal comments on YouTube?

Is it possible to report such comments? If so, which option should I click?
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How to prevent YouTube from showing already watched videos?

Is there a way to prevent YouTube from showing videos already watched in the list of suggested videos?
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Monetization disabled in my YouTube channel

I have created a new channel on YouTube called Rancho's YouTube Channel last week. I have uploaded 3 videos that after that my monetization is disabled. How to fix this? I have attached the ...
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How many reports on YouTube does it take for a comment to be reviewed by YouTube? [closed]

Title question. By reviewed I mean looked at to see if it breaks YouTube’s guidelines.
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Is there a way to private YouTube stream archives by default?

I've recently started streaming and I can't seem to find a more efficient way of privatizing all of my stream archives other than going into each archive one by one and setting it to private. On my ...
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Will YouTube continue to support Gameshow for live streaming?

A few days ago, I opened up Gameshow to start a live stream. Then I came across this message: For the next year we will be updating Gameshow when necessary, but after January 1, 2020, there will no ...
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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 do some YouTube “Subscribe” buttons show numbers and some do not?

Can I make them always show the numbers?
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Why do likes for comments come only for one day?

Recently I noticed one strange thing: likes for my comments came only till midnight, then number of likes didn't change at all. Here is one of the examples. I posted it yesterday, and I got 895 likes. ...
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Is it still possible to add all the videos from a unlisted YouTube playlist to a listed playlist?

Here is the thread to the answer How to create a YouTube playlist from a list of links? JetBlue said it is possible, but when I do it by adding &disable_polymer=true to the playlist URL I don't ...
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I have multiple YouTube links I'm trying to bunch them into a single playlist. Is It Possible?

I'm trying to save time rather than adding each video one by one to a playlist. YouTube doesn't have a feature to dump multiple URLs to convert to a playlist. Is there any script, or program I could ...
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What is the best way to search a video with specific song in it on youtube?

Under any Youtube video there is a description of music/songs under it. What is the best way to search a Youtube video based on that song? I can search it by the name of that song in Google search but ...
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YouTube Video Banned From Undesired Bot Impressions?

I have a site that receives a ton of random traffic. I wish to leave my site nameless. My question pertains to the situation in which my youtube video is on my homepage and there are potentially ...
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Firefox youtube audio halved

I just noticed that playing whatever from youtube.com specifically, plays at less volume than it should be- the green bar in the volume mixer provided by the os appears to go only half as high ...
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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 I increase the number of recommended videos on YouTube?

I enjoy finding videos through the YouTube "recommended" section on the YouTube homepage. However, the list seems to be capped at 15 videos at a time. I can refresh the page to load a new set of ...
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Resume watching videos from YouTube playlist

Let’s assume the playlist I am planning to watch has 10 videos. Today I watched the first 5 videos out of 10. Next day / after some time, how can I continue watching from the 6th video onwards? ...
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How can I go back from YouTube TV to 'normal' Youtube

I followed the advice in this answer and entered https://youtube.com/tv in my FireFox browser. A login screen appeared which I could skip and indeed, all videos appeared in a large full screen format. ...
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How do you mention an account or channel in a YouTube comment?

Almost all online platforms and instant messaging applications, Telegram, Twitter, Facebook, Instagram allow to mention another account within their platform, typically by preceding the account name ...
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Why YouTube shows two different names?

I created my channel with the name of 'enthusiastic ladka' and everywhere it shows expect my YouTube main title name. Why it is different? Here is the screenshot of my problem.
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Filter out audio-only content on YouTube

When searching on YouTube, is there any way I can filter out videos that really are audio only and only has meaningless placeholder "watch paint dry" video content, eg. a single static image a series ...
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Is it possible to create a playlist with the videos of a YouTube channel ordered by date relatively easy? [duplicate]

I want to watch all the videos from a YouTube channel from the older ones to the new ones. I would like, if possible, not having to manually click each one of them to reproduce them, but after one ...
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Why are certain sensitive words in rap songs on YouTube censored?

I just noticed it in one song, thought nothing of it, and then in another, it was really obvious as well. For reference, in this one: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=85sC2xLIViU E.g. the words nigga ...
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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); ...