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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Display my YouTube channel in an Embed a video wall that supports Annotations [closed]

The scrolling perspective of a Video Wall display for my YouTube Channel video collection would be of great value. Easy access to more than 100 videos. So I got it working using a Cooliris Express ...
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How to prevent YouTube from from resizing videos to fit screen (in full screen mode)?

First, please take a look at this video in full screen mode. Although it's pretty clear, what I am doing there, in the video, I feel it would be much crispier (at least I like it that way) and clear ...
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How to use YouTube fully with HTTPS?

I have to use YouTube with an HTTPS connection, because YouTube is banned here (I need it for watching some specific videos from Stanford University). But it seems it uses an HTTP connection for ...
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How can I hide channels from YouTube?

Some highly ranked YouTube channels seem to do nothing but reupload others' videos and slap advertisements on them. I am really, really tired of giving those channels views, but it's sometimes hard ...
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Is there a library for overlaying questions on embedded YouTube videos?

In the AI class course by Stanford, they use embedded videos for teaching the course. After each video users are asked to answer a quiz question. Is there a library one can use for accomplishing ...
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Correct way to post a YouTube video on Facebook

I seem to remember posting links to YouTube videos and having Facebook show it as an embedded video. Recently, when I tried the same, it displayed the link without embedding the video. Is there a ...
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Why do YouTube videos start late?

The only problem is that YouTube videos don't start immediately. Watching animated circle icon - instead of the video - is annoying. When the video starts, there is no problem with it, it loads fast. ...
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Is there any software or way to disable ads in YouTube? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Block advertising from appearing on YouTube channels I watch a lot of subtitled videos so it's hard to follow along when ads block the subtitles every minute. IE 8. Windows ...
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Thinking “icon” remains “turning” on YouTube video after the video is playing. What's the fix?

When I play some YouTube videos the "thinking wheel" remains in the centre of the video still thinking even though the video is loaded and playing properly. In some videos everything is normal. What ...
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Only have “replay” at the end of YouTube video

I've managed to remove the suggested related videos from the end of a YouTube video by using &rel=0. However, I still have the permalink, and the HTML embedding code at the end. How can remove ...
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Modifying YouTube “end of video” page

I would like to have an introductory video on my homepage, and I'm considering embedding a YouTube player. A problem I see is that, at the end of the video, YouTube will be suggesting other videos. ...
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YouTube video blocked in a few countries, or it's not really blocked, can't tell

I want to watch a YouTube video that the uploader says has been blocked for a few countries but I don't know if it's really blocked. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zusIIjC37uI Is there any way to ...
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How Can I Delete My YouTube Account?

My school email address is not @gmail.com, however, it is managed by GMail, so I log into a special school log-in and it takes me to my email with the familiar GMail tools and GMail inbox. ...
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Why won't Google let me login to YouTube? [closed]

It's been a while since I logged into YouTube. I just reset my password, and tried to login with my old username and the password I just set. I received a message saying I had to login with my Google ...
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YouTube video suddenly growing too large for its embedding area

This happens me very frequently that I watch a video on YouTube (not full screen) and suddenly for some reason the video grows to twice or four times its size, but the box in which the video is ...
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How to view YouTube's “show more” without downloading the video?

If ytimg.com is blocked by NoScript, I can only view the title, some comments, etc. The show more button usually does not work. But when I (temporarily) allow ytimg.com it allows show more, but also ...
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How do I embed a YouTube video in a card comment in Trello?

This is not a common problem. Because when I paste a YouTube URL into a comment on card in Trello, sometimes it just ends with an embedded YouTube video which is just what I want, however, sometimes ...
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How do I save all the comments I've made on YouTube videos?

I'd like to be able to see all of them (Google search doesn't show them all)
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Playing YouTube videos at half speed?

Is there a way to play a YouTube video at half the speed (like what we can do in VLC media player?) I'm looking for a free solution if possible.
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Embed YouTube video on Tumblr

I've been searching but what I've found was always about uploading a video to Tumblr or about adding audio only on Tumblr. None of the results has a solution for my problem. I just want to display a ...
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How can I disable the advertisements shown before YouTube videos?

I don't mind the advertisements on the right side or the small banner inside YouTube videos, but the advertisements shown before a video is played are really annoying. How can I disable those ...
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How is YouTube's “Safety Mode” enforced by network administrators?

My company uses a web filtering software from an unknown (to me) vendor. I noticed the other day that YouTube automatically defaults to "safety mode" and that I am unable to change this setting. ...
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How to view the worldwide most subscribed channels in YouTube?

When I access YouTube's most subscribed channels, I only see the most subscribed channels by the users of my country (Brazil). I want to see the worldwide most subscribed channels, or at least US most ...
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YouTube Default Player Display Size

Looking for a way to tell YouTube to ALWAYS load my videos in the nice expanded view (not fullscreen, but the one where it's the width of the page and actually visible on a decent sized monitor ...
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Can I search YouTube by reverse date, to find the oldest videos matching my criteria?

I want to find the oldest videos matching a certain search string - can this be done in any way? Unfortunately the suggested method of sorting by date and viewing the last page limits me to 1000 ...
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Recover the title from removed video from its YouTube ID

Is there any way to get the title for a YouTube video once it has been removed? For example, I'm looking for a video (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=chGl0_nFyqg) that was removed by the user. I'm ...
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Download links given by YouTube API return 403 [closed]

I am trying to download all available files that are different qualities of a single video using the YouTube API, but every URL I follow to download the video results in a 403. Script: #!/bin/bash ...
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Is there a good way to juggling a Google Apps account with a personal one?

I have my personal account and a Google Apps account. Despite Google now allowing multiple logins, I'm having trouble making different Google connected services use the right one. Is there a way to: ...
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How to subscribe only to a specific category of videos in a YouTube channel?

I find most of the Tobuscus YouTube videos boring. But I like the "Cute Win Fail" ones. Can I be notified only when he uploads such videos, instead of subscribing to them all?
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Why won't a YouTube video found in search show in Uploaded Videos?

I found a video, You Ask- PM Netanyahu Answers!, and it comes up in search too. But I don't see it in the main channel uploads. Why would it not appear there? Is there a way to really display all ...
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How do I download all videos directly from a given channel from YouTube?

Is there any way to download all videos available from a given channel? Suppose there are 16 videos, how can I download all videos at once? Currently I have to download one after another.
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How to switch back to old YouTube layout?

The new YouTube (July 2011) is irritating. Is there a way (or option) I can get the old layout? I tried enabling HTML5 but they changed that layout to look similar to their Flash layout. I hate it. Do ...
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Is there a YouTube keyboard shortcut for the previous and next video in a playlist?

I have a YouTube playlist and would like to know whether there are keyboard shortcuts to move to a previous video or advance to a next video. This will be helpful instead of moving to click the bottom ...
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Prevent offering other videos once a YouTube video is over [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to stop YouTube player from showing related videos? I want to have a permanent spot for a specific video I uploaded to YouTube. The problem is that once the video is over, ...
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Creative Commons license is disabled

How can I enable the Creative Commons license for a video?
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Force YouTube video to play in different aspect ratio to uploaded [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Wrong aspect ratio on Youtube Is there a way to force the aspect ratio of a YouTube video being viewed? There are videos on YouTube which look distorted because they have an ...
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Is there a way to check the latest uploaded videos in Youtube, in reverse chronological order?

Is there a way to check the latest uploaded videos in Youtube, in reverse chronological order ?
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Add subtitles to a video of another user on YouTube

I would like to offer a translation to another user's video on YouTube. The original video is in Spanish and I would like to write a Hebrew translation that would be relevant to very few people. The ...
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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 to disable Cosmic Panda on YouTube?

I enabled Cosmic Panda on YouTube to try it out. I seem unable to view any videos with it (in Chrome!) so want to disable it. I can't find settings for it anywhere and usefully Google search turns up ...
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How to maintain a YouTube Playlist when entries become unavailable

I have several playlists that I have made on YouTube to keep track of my favourite videos and share the playlists with other people. However, over time, some videos get removed by their owners, some ...
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Always watch videos in HD on YouTube

Is there a way to always watch YouTube videos in HD (when available) and without changing the resolution yourself? YouTube offers 360 standard for small player, 480 for large and 720 for full screen. ...
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Embedding video in Facebook without YouTube

If I post a link to a YouTube video on Facebook it will embed the video on the page. What are some other sites besides YouTube that will also embed video if I post a link on Facebook? I don't want ...
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How does YouTube view count work?

I have the following scenario: I have uploaded a video to YouTube and I am logged in, but each time I refresh the page or "view" the video, the count does not change. How does the video count work? ...
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Changing skins of the YouTube player, currently seeing black version

For the last month or so I've had a dark YouTube player It doesn't appear for all my computers/locations, and I haven't been able to find any news or announcements about it. I like the new skin, and ...
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Yellow vertical line in YouTube video timeline

What does the yellow vertical line signify in the YouTube video timeline? Is it an ad start point, or is it its you-can-play-now point as many believe? It's not clickable nor does hovering over it do ...
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Downloading YouTube playlist [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I download a YouTube video? I'm looking for an app which downloads the playlist videos one after another from YouTube. For example in the webpage top documentary films ...
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Time and video quality limits on YouTube

What is the time limit to a video that I can upload to YouTube? Is there an upper video length that I have to make sure my uploaded videos are under? Are there other limits or restrictions (quality, ...
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Change ownership of a YouTube account over to another Google account

On a client project at work I had to create a YouTube account for them. We're about to hand over ownership of it all, but the issue is that the YouTube account is linked to my Google Account. I don'...
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Hotkey for YouTube video to a playlist

I am looking for a way easily to queue up several videos into the "watch it later" playlist. I want something better then simply visiting the page for each video, and manually clicking the "Add to" ...