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Quirk with blocking video ads in YouTube with Firefox and AdBlock Plus

I am an IE9 user and got tired of YouTube forcing me to wait 15 seconds to watch an ad before I could watch the video that I wanted. So I installed ABP for Firefox and the ads went away! However, if ...
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Youtube loading with no css

I am facing a serious issue here. Youtube is loading with no css file in any browser in my laptop. Its completely messed up as cant load any videos whatsoever, I cleared cache, re-installed chrome,...
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How can I take screenshots of YouTube videos in full screen?

I am trying to take a screenshot of a YouTube video in fullscreen. When I pause the video and wait a moment, only the bottom UI bar (play/pause/seek) disappears. The top UI bar (Like/Share/More Info) ...
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Can't seem to block Youtube using Qustodio

Win10: I've been limiting my kid's computer time using Qustodio mostly successfully for the past several months. However, I can't seem to block youtube. Neither an explicit youtube rule, or time ...
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Poor Audio When Playing Youtube Videos

When I am on youtube watching a video, the sound is crackly as if its buffering, it often cuts out for a second too and slows down. I am not sure as to why it does this as my internet speed is fairly ...
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What software solutions exist to live stream video over a LAN? [closed]

A school is streaming the morning announcements through a You Tube live stream. The result is great when it works. Frequently the stream is lost for reasons outside of our control (e.g. upstream or ...
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Windows Live Family Safety: how to specify click-through permissions

I'm trying to setup URL block lists on Microsoft Windows Live Family Safety. Ideally what I would like to do is block direct access to youtube.com but to allow some content from youtube to remain ...
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How will you get youtube link from the following embed URL

I want to watch this video on YouTube but I found this embedded in a site. Is there a way to retrieve the youtube.com URL from this embedded URL ? <embed src="//www.youtube.com/get_player" type="...
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Chrome's high CPU utilization when playing Youtube 1080p@60fps videos (x 3-4 compared to Edge for same codecs) + more dropped frames

When I play full-screen 1080p@60fps Youtube videos in Chrome (with MagicActions extension), my i5-4570T CPU hovers around 35-45%. Playing the same video in Edge takes up only 10% of CPU. Both use the ...
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Youtube music Videos skipping

It is so frustrating when I am playing Youtube music videos that the songs keep skipping. How can I prevent this from happening? I have tried changing the settings but it does not seem to make much ...
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Watching YouTube and saving network usage

Like me, some people may be constrained by the monthly cap they can consume the Internet usage. Thus, my question is, Will replaying YouTube videos again cost you twice the network usage? I always ...
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youtube-dl: Download Opus audio or AAC audio?

No, this is not a duplicate of this question. I have been using youtube-dl to download some music videos from YouTube. I noted that left to its defaults, youtube-dl will use bestvideo+bestaudio, and ...
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How can I easily download this videos from this site?

This Videos are hosted from Youtube but when I try to watch them on Youtube they are not available in Youtube. http://dts.aisc.org/courses/dts/modules/1a.html Currently I am downloading files by ...
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Youtube live stream mac software app event broadcasting template [closed]

I used xSplit on Windows for live broadcasting to Youtube witch allowed me to create PRIVATE or Unlisted live event inside the app. Once it authorized and event is set its easy to start/stop next ...
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Adblock Plus filter to block youtube 'Popular feed videos ' on homepage?

I don't like the Youtube's popular feed videos on front page, few of them have adult stuff or NSFW thumbnails which i don't like. its a distraction. I added a custom filter i.e. main-feed-content' ...
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Convert YouTube DASH audio (youtube-dl) to m4a (AAC DL)

I am unable to listen to m4a DASH audio I download from YouTube via youtube-dl on Winamp. Is there an option in youtube-dl to remove the DASH audio part of m4a file and download/save it as an m4a (AAC ...
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Block YouTube using Cyberoam CR25iNG [closed]

Hope you are OK. I was trying to block YouTube access in my company using Cyberoam UTM. I have firware 10.6.3 MR-1 installed. I have configured the web filter to block youtube.com and m.youtube.com as ...
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Is there any way to control Youtube through the media keys on the keyboard?

I have a nifty keyboard with media controls (play, stop, pause, forward and reverse). Is there any way to use them to control Youtube? That is, so that it pauses when I hit the pause key and moves ...
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Why does my internet get disabled during an upload to YouTube?

If I start a file download before starting the video upload then the download will continue at full speed while the video uploads, but if I try to navigate to any webpage on any device on my network ...
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When I play a live stream youtube video in VLC the resolution drops?

When i am playing any regular video in VLC from youtube the quality remains the same. But when I put in a url for a livestream youtube link the quality drop down to to 480p. Is there a way to maintain ...
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How to download videos from YouTube with subtitles?

How do I download videos from YouTube with subtitles / captions? I'd tried by using youtube-dl, with --write-srt --str-lang flags but I always get: WARNING: video has no closed captions.
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Casting youtube from app to PC's browser

I know it's possible to stream youtube from an app to a Smart TV. Since I have a laptop connected to my TV I'd like to do something similar. I like to cast from my Iphone's youtube app to my laptop (...
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Youtube Videos cause pc to freeze and make scary noise

I used to have this problem where I'd be watching a video (using Flash Player in Firefox) and every so often the screen and sound would freeze. The sound just freezes to a weird noise cross between ...
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Use Media Keys for Soundcloud, YouTube, etc.. in Firefox?

I'm using Firefox in version 39.0. My keyboard has Media Keys and I want to use them for controlling sites like Soundcloud, Youtube, etc.. Is that possible?
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How to redirect YouTube's videos URL (googlevideo.com) from HTTPS to https automatically?

I am using FireFox on Linux and I want to redirect HTTP URLs in YouTube videos to HTTPS. YouTube’s videos are from googlevideo.com so I want to use HTTPS instead of HTTP: http://r8---sn-qxau5-btqs....
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Every 10 mins: YouTube sound goes down and Windows Media Player stops

This is really weird, every 10 minutes, YouTube sound goes down, but not showing it. With this last I mean that the volume controller is max, as is the windows volume controller. When this happen I ...
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FFMPEG webcam stream to Youtube drops frames

I need to do a live videostream on Youtube using a Logitech HD Pro Webcam C920. My OS is Fedora 20, and the command I am trying to use is: ffmpeg -f v4l2 -i /dev/video0 -flags +global_header -ac 1 -...
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How Use Google's YouTube Speech Recognition without uploading videos to YouTube?

I have a lot of lecture video content that I would like to have the subtitles for. YouTube automatically generates subtitles for videos under certain conditions (those conditions are still somewhat of ...
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Why do YouTube videos become greyish in Chrome if hardware acceleration is disabled?

Update: One of the tests has shown that the problem persists on certain devices even if the hardware acceleration is enabled. The 4 screenshots below were taken on Windows 10, Chrome 47.0.2526.111 m (...
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YouTube acting weird in Chrome

Frequently YouTube gets screwed up in my Chrome (both on Mac and Win7)... the thumbnails on the right are blank, cannot vote or comment (seems like javascript is turned off). What helps is to clear ...
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Youtube not loading completely in chrome

Dont know why youtube is not loading completely in chrome.It was working fine till yesterday.Few screenshots are normal zoom pic and zoom:50%.My internet speed is fine as all other sites are opening ...
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How do I stop Youtube autoplay in Google Chrome?

I want to disable Youtube autoplay in Google Chrome. I followed the instructions in How to Disable YouTube Video Autoplay I went to chrome://chrome/settings/content and changed the settings to "...
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Which layer7 protocol used the YouTube streaming

I want to restrict the bandwidth on YouTube in pfsense firewall. I try to setup layer7 with set the limit on http video/audio,flash, swf protocol and created the separate rule for YouTube but did not ...
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How to stream Youtube audio from a Windows machine to a DLNA client?

I.e., just the audio. I have an ONKYO receiver that only supports audio streaming over DLNA, no video.
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WiFi Drops Whenever YouTube is Accessed

I have several internet devices in my house. Among them are two laptops, two Android phones, and an Xbox One. My Router is a Linksys E2500. Whenever YouTube is watched, about 20 or 30 seconds in, the ...
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Upload to youtube and keep all mp4 settings

Is it possible to create an mp4 in such a way that youtube will more or less leave it alone when uploaded? I.E. I want to upload a file to youtube, and then re-download it later using a firefox plugin ...
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How to hide the time box on the YouTube player that partially blocks/covers thumbnail preview?

I use yoga videos on YouTube but when reviewing a new video I will scan the contents of the video by hovering my mouse along the trackbar to see how difficult the yoga routine may be. When part of the ...
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Youtube responds super slowly

I'm using the latest version of Google Chrome on Windows 8.1, and Youtube is really slow to react to mouse commands. When I mouse over anything it takes almost a full second to respond. Same with ...
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Cannot show Chinese on any Google Service in Chrome

I got some weird thing when using Chrome. I can visit any site, with Chinese letters like Facebook, but the browser cannot show Chinese in Google service, aka YouTube, Google Photos, etc.. It just ...
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Chrome youtube doesn't play/Twitch plays with no sound

I have OS X Yosemite, Chrome version 40.0.2214.115 (64-bit) When I open youtube video it loads but I can't play the video. I didn't download any extensions before youtube stopped working correctly (...
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Firefox 43: Uploading to Youtube results in DoS behaviour

I've been trying to upload a video to my channel today, only to notice that Firefox starts using 100% CPU time on a single core and then suddenly, I and everyone in my household can't connect to the ...
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Blocking a specific user from accessing YouTube [closed]

I have a D-Link router. I'm trying to block a specific user of the network in question from accessing YouTube, due to the high bandwidth it consumes. My problem is the following: YouTube has so many ...
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Why can't I paste into youtube comments on firefox

I don't know when this happened, but today I noticed that I cannot paste text into youtube comments on firefox 40.0.3. It still works just fine on Chrome. I tried to use an addon to copy plain text ...
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Can't access Twitter/Facebook/Youtube after upgrade to Windows 10 from Windows 7

I have upgraded my Windows 7 x64 to Windows 10. The problem I have is that I can't access Twitter/Facebook/Youtube on all my browsers. They just timeout on connecting. I have disabled my anti-virus. ...
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Is it possible to disable stream alerts on my Youtube subscription feed?

I really don't care about streams on YouTube, and I get alerted whenever a stream is announced on my subscription feed. I can't just unsubscribe because, of cource, I really enjoy their videos proper. ...
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Caching YouTube videos across loads

Is there a way to force the browser to cache loaded YouTube videos across page loads? In other words, if you refresh some video page in which the video already started loading (or is fully loaded), ...
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How do I block Youtube's suggested videos?

I find myself wasting far too much time watching Youtube videos. I start by watching a legitimate video, and then click on one of the suggested videos, and keep on going for hours. Is there a way to ...
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Embedded YouTube videos don't go fullscreen in Facebook

I am using Chrome and this just happens in Facebook and just for YouTube videos (HTML5). When going fullscreen it shows the video in for a second and than the video disappears and I see the Facebook ...
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PC firefox play youtube video on samsung smart tv youtube app

From my android phone I can play any YouTube video on my Samsung Smart TV or my Chromecast. I would like to play YouTube videos from my PC with Firefox on other smart devices, too. Scenario: I ...
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Slow file upload on youtube (2-3 mbit) with Chrome versus 10-12 mbit in Firefox

Both browsers is last version. Speed data is from network meter gadget. Highest upload I saw on youtube is 27 mbit in chrome. But atm its just 2 mbits. When uploading simultaneously I get about 13 ...