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How to create a YouTube playlist from a list of links?

Go to bookmarks manager and select all the YouTube links and copy and paste them in a text file, say you.list, and RUN following on your terminal (assuming you use a linux system): grep -o 'v=.*' you....
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How to copy YouTube playlist from one account to another

The top answer no longer works, but this reddit answer functions as of May 2021. You can copy the other person's playlist to the new playlist by taking the url of the other person's playlist, ...
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How can I view what playlist, if any, a YouTube video is in?

Short answer For the example in the question, on Google, try something like the following: site:youtube.com inurl:(QuqCMHe4kxQ list) or inurl:list QuqCMHe4kxQ (Thanks to Annan) Explanation site: and ...
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How can I see the total length of all the videos in a YouTube playlist?

I made an app to do exactly that, hosted on Heroku: YouTube Playlist Length. You can also find the app repository here. Note: it can find the total length of a playlist that has up to 500 videos. If ...
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Is there a way to play all YouTube videos uploaded by a particular user?

It's subtle, and it's cheeky, but it can be done: Given a particular channel URL: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC9mPk8yIk1AUC8PDsUYFBaA You can fiddle a little bit and: https://www.youtube.com/...
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16 votes

Delete all videos on my "Liked Videos" YouTube automatic playlist

Go to the Liked playlist, open a console in the browser and write this: var items = $('body').getElementsByClassName("pl-video-edit-remove-liked-video"); for(var i = 0; i < items.length; i++)...
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How to copy all videos from someone's YouTube playlist (YouTube ver. 2017)

YouTube's new interface named "Polymer" disables the playlist duplicating/editing functionality of another channel's playlist. A workaround (for the time being) is to temporarily disable the new ...
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15 votes

Is it possible to play YouTube playlists in reverse order?

I ran into a site that seems to do exactly what you asked for: https://playlist.tools/ It allows reverse playlist playback and doesn't need you to install any browser extensions
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14 votes

Is there a way to search through liked videos on my YouTube account?

For me I found that History page have search at the right:
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14 votes

Move contents of "Watch later" to a new YouTube playlist

I use the Chrome extension Multiselect for YouTube from the great Pollux. I have just now moved 5000 videos from 'Watch Later' to other playlists. Multiselect for YouTube  Chrome Web Store  Firefox ...
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Move contents of "Watch later" to a new YouTube playlist

Press the "shuffle" button for you Watch Later playlist. Add any random video to your queue by clicking on the three dots at the side of the video. You should now have a queue. Click the &...
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How to get back at least titles of YouTube videos that were deleted or became private

The only way (2019) seems to copy the youtube video raw-url ,i.e. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qwFWhqKx42f and... 1) try that into google or bing search 2) if that doesnt help, search with ...
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Is there a way to search through liked videos on my YouTube account?

Update: As of August 31 2023, the YouTube playlist search script is unfortunately no longer available. If you have a user script manager like Greasemonkey installed, you can use the aptly named ...
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10 votes

Delete all videos on my "Liked Videos" YouTube automatic playlist

Here is the JavaScript code to make it in just a minute. function sleep(ms) { return new Promise(resolve => setTimeout(resolve, ms)); } async function deleteLikedVideos() { 'use strict'; ...
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How can I see the total length of all the videos in a YouTube playlist?

since RedDragon's web tool returneed me an "Internal Server Error" and apparently is not maintained I made a quick few-liner that returns duration, which you can paste into devtools: var ...
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How to create a playlist form a list of links (not from bookmarks)?

also, you can create it manually if you take this URL and add comma separated IDs: 1. https://www.youtube.com/watch_videos?video_ids= like: 2. https://www.youtube.com/watch_videos?video_ids=...
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What is the maximum YouTube playlist length?

The limit is 5,000. Once you hit this limit using the API you receive the following response: { "error": { "errors": [ { "domain": "youtube.playlistItem", "reason": "...
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How do I export my YouTube playlists?

Nowadays there are many solutions that do even more than what you requested: http://www.playlist-converter.net/ - Convert your playlist from multiple music services and file formats https://...
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How can I view what playlist, if any, a YouTube video is in?

All methods described here seems to have stopped working. I found a way of doing it directly on the YouTube-site though that seems to work in most cases: Search for the video title and the channel ...
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5 votes

How can I view what playlist, if any, a YouTube video is in?

Update: It seems Google removed this functionality and it no longer returns valid results. Just use Google Advanced Search if you do not want to bother with remembering the semantics and fill the data ...
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How do I export my YouTube playlists?

Use Google Takeout. Deselect all Scroll all the way to the bottom for YouTube and YouTube Music and select it Click on All YouTube data included to get sub-selections and click Deselect all Select ...
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How do I export my YouTube playlists?

You can do it with a new site we Developed https://www.tunemymusic.com/ You can choose export from Youtube a specific playlist, all your playlists and also all your liked videos. Then you can export ...
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5 votes

How do I export my YouTube playlists?

I've created a service called www.recovermy.video to fix this problem. See my answer on another question.
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Is it possible to add an entire playlist to my `Watch Later` list?

Yes. As of the time of posting this answer, it's possible to add the entire contents of a playlist to the Watch Later playlist in the same way that you would any other playlist, although it's only ...
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5 votes

How to get back at least titles of YouTube videos that were deleted or became private

Low-throughput solution, but works if something has been already lost. History contains 'Manage all activity' button. There you can find out dates, when you first watched/searched for video that was ...
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Is it possible to retrieve the names of all my "liked videos" from my YouTube account?

Takeout allows to download an archive of your Google's data. Select YouTube Precise playlists Choose the JSON format Click 'Next' Once your archive created, download and extract it. You can find a ...
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Is it possible to play YouTube playlists in reverse order?

You can play it in date order from oldest published to newest using this site: http://www.playbackloop.com/ But I am still looking for a way to simply reverse order
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Copy YouTube playlist to your account (ver. 2021)

Unfortunately, the only way I have found to do it so far is from YouTube Music, which means that it only works with playlists that are available as YouTube Music playlists. I've included the steps in ...
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4 votes

Prevent automatic loading of next video on YouTube (esp playlists)

One way is to remove the portion of the URL from the &list= part to the end, however, that takes you out of the playlist mode so you can't see the videos in sequence in the playlist box. The only ...
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