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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How to disable the suggested videos displayed over the ongoing video that come in YouTube near the end of the ongoing video?

I find it annoying since these suggested videos just pop up and cover the screen of the current video that I am watching.
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Whats the deal with foreign websites mirroring YouTube videos and comments 1:1?

Examples: https://azchart.info/ https://trshow.info/ I don't speak the language there, but it is quite obvious the site, or a user on it, is copying YouTube videos, and somehow even the comments are ...
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Moving a YouTube URL from one account to another

My friend has the URL youtube.com/name under his YouTube account which I want to transfer to my Google account. When I type in the URL youtube.com/name I am redirected to another URL youtube.com/c/...
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How can I get the videoID or URL of a YouTube video in the iOS YouTube app or Safari?

I just want to be able to save ads. I’m often watching YouTube on my iPhone can come across an ad I need to save or share. I don’t know how to do it, and if I reload the page or try to open it in ...
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How to see replies to your comments on YouTube?

When I accidentally opened the notification window two times the replies there disappeared.
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Are there YouTube keyboard shortcuts for moving forward and backward through a video's chapters?

There are many keyboard shortcuts available while watching a Youtube video. Are there shortcuts to move forward and backward through a video's chapters by using a keyboard?
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Where and how does YouTube store view progress?

I am looking for the source of data that is used as input to generate the small red progress bar below YouTube video thumbnails like this: The main reason I'm asking this is because I did a full ...
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Has YouTube finally figured out how to punish adblockers?

I keep getting the following error on YouTube whenever I use an adblocker and play a video. I have tried approximately 10 different adblockers, and they all eventually result in this issue. When I do ...
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Is there a way or addon to trim straight on YouTube and download trimmed file?

Currently using PC programs to download and trim such as YoutubeByClick and losselessCut. Maybe some kind of linking between PC programs and website itself? Maybe finished build Program/Add-on? Or a ...
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YouTube video recommendations

How does YouTube know what to recommend to me even when I am not logged into my Google account? It seems weird that even when I am not signed into my Google account YouTube is still recommending the ...
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How to get YouTube classic back ('f6=8' no longer works)

I used to edit the 'PREF' cookie to include f6=8 to keep the search-box option for add-to playlist, something I use all the time. In fact it worked just a few days ago. Today or yesterday it stopped ...
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Where can I see all the YouTube photos/pictures posts that I liked

I can see my comments, liked videos, etc. But I did not find anywhere to see my liked photo posts. Where can I find them?
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How can I hide YouTube progress bar and title

I can't deal with translation in the existence of the useless YouTube bar, It shows up every second and takes longer to hide by itself, I do seek forward and backward using arrow keys, is there a way ...
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How to block YouTube in general on my daughter's phone while allowing her to follow her favourite YouTubers?

While YouTube Kids app is allowed on my daughter's Android phone, YouTube app is blocked. Recently I realized she still accesses youtube.com through her web browser so she can follow her favourite ...
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How to block the YouTube ads that AdBlock can't block?

As of June 2020, YouTube appears to display ads that AdBlock doesn't seem to block. Is there a way to block these? Example:
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I don’t want YouTube(JP), I want YouTube(US)

Is it possible to change the location YouTube assigned to me? I don't want YouTube(JP), I want YouTube(US). Could someone help me on it?
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How to change the display text of a link in Youtube comment?

I want the following link to appear like this: w3schools tutorial
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Why watch time different in Youtube Analytics and Monetization page?

Recently my Youtube channel crossed 4k hour watch time in the last 365 days. I have 1301 subscribers and 4.4k hour watch time. Please see the attached image. So, as per Youtube rules I can apply for ...
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Youtube: Move “Watch later” to new Playlist

I want to add all search results to a playlist in youtube. The quickest way to do this seems to click the "watch later" icon on every video (1 click). Adding each video to an individual playlist is ...
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How to know which manager has deleted a Youtube video?

My educational institution has a Youtube channel, it is a branded account. Some 30 teachers are connected to the channel as managers to upload their class videos, some are also using the live feature. ...
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Why won't Gmail allow me to change my profile picture?

I've tried many and multiple times to change my profile picture. all it says is, "Sorry, you can't change this photo for this account." It'll keep saying that over and over again. I hate my ...
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Disable Polymer on Youtube

Ever since Youtube got rid of the option to revert to the old site I've had a script for Violent Monkey to switch to the old Youtube. Today when I went to Youtube I discovered that that script is no ...
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How to rotate a video in the new Youtube Studio?

Is it possible to rotate a video in the new Youtube Studio even after Google removed the "Classic Studio" button?
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Why does my uploaded YouTube audio sound muffled?

long time lurker here in need of assistance. I created a video and it’s a montage of various videos I own. The mp4 plays fine but as soon as I upload it to YouTube one of the montage clips goes mute. ...
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How to block access to YouTube website on a child' smartphone

Through Family Link my daughter can't install YouTube app on her phone, but she can access youtube.com using a web browser such as Firefox. Is there a way in Family Link or through another means to ...
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Why are my Youtube comments not shown in the comment area?

I can see my comments by using my own Youtube account, but they are not shown when I use other accounts or simply log out. I believe the comments that I posted are pretty relevant to the video. Also, ...
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How do I make a channel name on YouTube not my first and last name?

how do I change my channel name on YouTube
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How to replace a complete YouTube video with a new updated version, without losing views or likes. It CAN be done, but how?

I have a few very popular videos with lots of views and likes, but after 10 years they're getting outdated and need upgrading. I know there must be a way to replace the videos without losing views or ...
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Identify a song snippet (within a YouTube video)

There's this Youtube video (well, a series of them, but that doesn't matter) I've watched, which contains a short segment with a snippet of some sort of semi-nonsense/semi-gibberish-sounding song (at ...
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Knowing whether a copyright infringement will demonetise or block on youtube

I run a weekly pub quiz for a choir I'm in. We run it via youtube and google forms to make life easier for everybody but obviously media rounds cause a copyright problem. Currently my strategy is to ...
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Signing in with the correct mail and password shows me another YT channel

I have a problem. When I enter the email and password of the old channel, it showed another one than the one I want. How is that possible? That channel I want to subscribe to is still alive, but with ...
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Is there a way to better filter through YouTube videos?

Is there a way to better filter through YouTube videos? The standard filter is pretty limited. For example, what if I want to sort by most liked videos, but only see videos with more than 1,000 views?...
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One entry missing in the channel-video list when sorting by popularity

When sorting the videos in this channel by Most popular there are only 7 videos: https://i.imgur.com/9rnCAyJ.png But when sorting by Date added (oldest) there are 8 videos: https://i.imgur.com/...
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How to see old YouTube comment notifications?

There are similar questions like that already but they are very outdated and youtube has significantly changed since then. I sometimes click on the "notifications" icon and see that there are some ...
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Choosing “Approved Content” on YouTube Kids

I set up YouTube Kids for my child with the "Approved content only" setting. During initial setup, it asked me which videos I want to approve. I only approved one video, figuring I could approve ...
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YouTube deleted my inactive channel. Lost the source computer, forgot linked email creds. Can I recover the videos?

About 10 years ago I uploaded some family videos to this channel, and I used to come back to these videos and watch them for the nostalgia. The computer they were on is broken, and I lost it a couple ...
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Is it possible for the Manager or Editor of a YouTube channel to do live video?

My institution has a YouTube channel and we were planning to do live lectures in it. So I added one of my colleague as the manager of the channel. But he can't find the option to do a live video from ...
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Is there a way to disable or redirect the youtube 'home' button

I keep getting distracted by the lists of 'recommended' videos but cant completely disable youtube as I need it for video tutorials. Is there a productivity chrome extension or technical way to ...
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YouTube: add subtitles to other user's video

Is there a way of creating subtitles and make a pull-request-like petition to the uploader to add them?
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How can I hide the WHO covid-19 banner on YouTube?

How can I hide the WHO covid-19 banner on YouTube? Video: https://youtu.be/gAk7aX5hksU Brief description of my search/research efforts: searched on Google, found nothing.
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How to disable sending notification to Subscribers of Live Stream in YouTube

I am experimenting with Live Stream of unrelated channel topics on YouTube, but YouTube sends notifications to all subscribers and few are unsubscribing because of that. How can I disable sending ...
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How to filter YouTube search result by language?

I want to get video result in specific language. I want want a filler like that: test, lang:ru Didnt work Or maybe in url parameter filter: https://www.youtube.com/results?search_query=test&...
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Private YouTube video does not appear on channel, even when shared

I uploaded a YouTube video using account A, set it to private, and shared it with account B. Now B can view the video using a direct link. When I visit account A's channel using account A, the video ...
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Are there counterpart of Stack Exchange Data Explorer for YouTube, FaceBook and twitter? [closed]

Stack Exchange Data Explorer (SEDE) is an open source tool for running arbitrary queries against public data from the Stack Exchange network. Features include collaborative query editing for all ...
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How to remove recommendation buttons on youtube?

I am getting recommendations in the form of buttons on youtube. How can I disable this? Please see the image here
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Stop youtube kids for child

My 12 year old needs to access full version of youtube. However whenever she goes to youtube.com website (in any browser) using it redirects her to https://www.youtubekids.com I have tried ...
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Link to Bitchute Video at Specific Starting Time

In youtube, you can link to a video at a specific starting time by adding query string parameters, like ?t=23m3s, to the end of the URL. How can this be done with bitchute videos?
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How to archive comments from a YouTube video page for myself?

Looking for a faster way to save comments under a YouTube video rather than manually expanding the page, collapsing the sub-comments and copy paste in some text file.
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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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Why do I see youtube ads from channels I have blocked?

I do not pay for the youtube service that blocks ads, so I do not have the expectation of not seeing ads. That said, I expect to stop seeing ads from channels that I have blocked. Since I do not ...

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