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How I can change or block repeatedly annoying YouTube video adverts? [closed]

For over one week my family is being hunted by the video advert Don't Drop the Baby! when watching regular YouTube videos. I've heard that negative suggestions are dangerous (what happens if you tell ...
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How can I convert audio files like WAV or MP3 to video files that I can upload to YouTube?

I have about 15 WAV files that I want to upload to my YouTube channel, but YouTube only accepts video files. I know that I can open each file up in Movie Maker or some other video editing software ...
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Cannot embed YouTube video in PowerPoint 2010

I'm trying to embed a YouTube video in a PowerPoint 2010 presentation on 32 bit Windows 7 Professional. I've followed the Microsoft directions to pick the "Use old embed code" option on YouTube, and ...
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Youtube live videos won't play on website using Chrome, but play when embedded

Alright, this is weird. Every time I try to watch live YouTube videos on the YouTube website, I get the "TV static" error screen with the message "Your browser does not currently recognize any of the ...
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How to block content on mainpage on youtube using chrome

I have chrome and I was wondering if there was some kind of a addon where I could block all the videos on the main page of Youtube's website. I have children and I don't like the videos they show on ...
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How to add background music to avi files

I noticed that on youtube some people add background music to their videos. What program do they use to do this? Is it something that youtube provides?
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Cannot access random part of youtube video in firefox

My computer is running on fedora 19 with gnash install (installing adobe flash is not an option for me since it's proprietary.), as well as Firefox. Actually I can watch many YouTube videos using ...
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Make exact mp4 (H264) format for uploading to youtube

With ffmpeg I'm converting video from mp3 and picture to upload it to youtube. After upload, conversion fails. Reasons are unknown. I believe the problem is in format. By the way If I'm uploading file ...
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Can't access YouTube [duplicate]

I can not seem to connect to YouTube at all. If I connect directly to YouTube (youtube.com) I get this: And if I try to connect via video directly (youtube.com/watch?v=), I get this: Here's how ...
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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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Problems with YouTube not playing any videos

This just started today, All of a sudden, YouTube videos doesn't play at all. It just keeps buffering. It has nothing to do with my internet because I can watch videos and surf everywhere apart ...
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turn off annotations on youtube permanently

I want to turn off annotations permanently on youtube. I have unchecked the "Show annotations on videos" box, but I still see annotations. Are there any firefox plugins like YouTube High Definition ...
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Easiest way to remove parts of YouTube page

I'm using Firefox, and I've searched userscripts.org for a Greasemonkey script to block or remove certain sections that seem to just show up on my YouTube page. I mostly want to block the section ...
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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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Black screen issue playing videos in youtube on Google Chrome

when i play a video in youtube there is a black screen, see - http://prntscr.com/2wzrmn, altough i can use the interactions and hear the audio, i can't see the video. There is enough space in my C ...
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Error code: ERR_SSL_PROTOCOL_ERROR

I have the above error, it stops me being able to access google and youtube on any browser, however I can access youtube using incognito on google chrome however am still unable to access google. I ...
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How to play YouTube videos on a Sonos system?

Out of the box, a Sonos system is not able to play (the audio of) YouTube videos. How to achieve this? If you have a server (or a VM running Linux) that is always turned on in your house, here is a ...
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How can I convert videos for Sony Xperia U on my Linux box?

I would like to send a few videos for my girlfriend, but I would ensure they are playable on her mobile phone. I want to carry out the encoding tasks on my Arch Linux box, because my PC is a low end. ...
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Is it possible to make a script to watch and download videos from youtube playlists?

I listen to a lot of music on youtube and create my own playlists, but I keep finding that videos are often quickly deleted or made private on the channel's account, so I end up with a playlist full ...
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High values of Process ID in Task Manager

I have a curious sequence of events which may be related. The symptom: My PC suddenly began to take ages to perform a link at the end of a compile. This was assocaited with continuous disk activity. ...
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How do I block videos by keyword on YouTube using squid?

I installed squid 2.7 + squidguard in windows 7. How do I block videos by keyword on YouTube using Squid? For example, I want to block videos that contain the word cats in the title. I also do not ...
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What are YouTube edit lists?

YouTube has the following site recommending the encoding settings: https://support.google.com/youtube/answer/1722171?hl=en I was wondering what they mean by "No Edit Lists" right at the start. I ...
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youtube-dl get max qualit exclude hd1080

youtube-dl -g --max-quality FORMAT "https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ID" I want to get video's max quality download url up to HD 720p. But it returns me HD 1080 if avaiable.
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What's the best way to encode video for upload to YouTube?

Video is less than 5 minutes long, standard 4:3 aspect ratio (@ 640x480), imported from a digital camera, edited in Mac OS X with iMovie '09 and has a stereo, musical soundtrack. What encoding method ...
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Can One Automatically Set The Speed Of A Youtube Video To 1.25, 1.50, or 2.0?

I can set Youtube videos to automatically play in the large view with 720p enabled using Magic Actions for YouTube. Is there any way to do this with speed? Also, is there a way to control Youtube ...
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Is there a way to see all comments I have made on Youtube/googleplus?

I have my posts public on youtube/googleplus, basically the same entity now, and I can't find a way to see all of the comments I have made. I have been at this for about an hour and feel like an ...
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Blocking pop-up adverts in YouTube videos

I don't have a problem with unobtrusive adverts and why shouldn't websites try to make money from it's users? (someone's gotta pay for the servers!) But what I really find annoying are the adverts ...
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Google Chrome or YouTube issue, autoplay channel video conflicts with playing a video from that same page

When I go to a YouTube channel on Google Chrome and in the main window of that channel there is a video playing (like channel's trailer) the auto starting main video keeps playing in background even ...
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How can I download a small section of a long Youtube video?

I need to download about 30 seconds from 50 different 30-minute long videos. Is there anything that would let me do this without downloading the whole of each video? Thanks
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How do I play new videos from my YouTube subscriptions as a playlist?

I am subscribed to many channels on YouTube and I would like to be able to press "play" and let all the videos play on my Windows laptop one after another as if I'm watching TV. This is such an ...
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How to play a Vimeo video in VLC media player?

You are able to play Youtube videos in VLC media player by going to Media > Open Network Stream and pasting in the Youtube video URL in the "Please enter a network URL:" box and pressing Play. For ...
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Download youtube channel? [closed]

There are many learning youtube channels are available. So, to learn the useful videos I want to download few of whole Youtube channels ! So, what are the ways to download such channel ?! Please give ...
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How to convert YouTube speech to text? [closed]

I found some tutorials one YouTube, on English, and want to convert its speech to text file. What is free and easiest way ?
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I cannot connect to youtube

i can connect to all other websites, only youtube website is always down for me. I tried all browsers on my desktop computer (DELL XPS 8500) (IE ("This page can’t be displayed"), Chrome("This ...
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How do all of these “Save video from YouTube” services work?

I mean, how do they work, generally? How do they receive the link to a video stream itself (not just the page containing a Flash player)? I did a search on the web but couldn't find anything useful ...
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Chromium - Youtube minimizing to wrong screen on dual-monitor linux setup

Youtube fullscreen works perfectly on my Linux machine, the only problem is that whenever I watch a video in it and exit fullscreen mode Chromium suddenly appears on the other screen. I assume this ...
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youtube-dl: use proxy on error

I'm using youtube-dl to download videos from youtube by playlists. Unfortunately, a ton of music videos are blocked in my country and youtube-dl spits out an error on those. There is the -i option to ...
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Several website functions just no longer work in Firefox for me…but maybe there's a pattern?

This is really weird, because I don't recall making any large changes or messing around with about:config in Firefox. I was on FF 30 the whole time. The problems just emerged. Here's some example: ...
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noscript, how to allow script on one domain only?

Some forums allow direct embedding of YouTube videos, and it's slowing down my browsing a lot when a user posts several videos in a single post. I want to allow YouTube's script only on youtube.com, ...
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Video orientation flag reset or disabling it on youtube [duplicate]

I've recorded a video on my smartphone (android-based). I've been recording it in a landscape mode. Then when I uploaded it on youtube - it somehow recognized the original orientation and made it to ...
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AVS Video Converter: Frame Size stuck at 848

I am trying to follow Youtube's recommended frame size for 480p which is 854x480 (more info here) Now using AVS Video Converter, when I try to change the width to 854, it keeps going back to 848. ...
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Youtube overriding Windows power options

I play songs on YouTube and usually do my work (like reading a book). To save power, I have set the Windows power options to turn off the screen after 2 minutes. But YouTube seems to override these, ...
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Processing YouTube video in ffmpeg

I'm using ffmpeg for taking screenshots from video. Is it possible to take screenshots from YouTube video without downloading video to hard drive?
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How do I force single (only) channel audio in youtube/flash videos to play in both (left/right) channels?

Occasionally, I find Youtube videos that have only one audio channel (only left or only right); example video (left channel only). This is quite annoying, especially with headphones on, as I hear ...
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Google Chrome failing on youtube

So my issue is that only youtube site is having problem, its completly messed up as in no layout and cant load any videos whatsoever, i tried clearing cache among other solutions around teh internet ...
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Google Chrome lets me know when a video is in full screen

I just updated Google Chrome 16.0.912.77 m and when I watch YouTube videos, and make them full screen, Chrome wants to confirm with me that its OK to have YouTube.com in full screen. How do I prevent ...
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SSL error on youtube and google

This is everything it says. I honestly have no idea what the heck is going on. This just started happening a couple days ago. This is everything it says. Cannot connect to the real www.youtube.com ...
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Keyboard shorcut for navigating Youtube search results

I use TAB and arrows keys to navigate Google search results. Is there something similar for Youtube results.
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YouTube. Why “In reply to” opens in new window?

YouTube. Why "In reply to" opens in new window? Is any way to see "In reply to" at the same window?
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Firefox won't play Youtube videos anymore

I use Firefox as default browser on my Mac. For some reason I can't play Youtube videos anymore. Facebook videos work, and Youtube videos play fine in Safari. If I restart with all addons disabled, it ...