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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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How can I disable the advertisements shown before YouTube videos in Safari

Before creating this post I read this similar post, but there is no solution for blocking ads in Safari. I use AdBlock version 2.6.4 for Safari 6.0.5, but it simply doesn't block YouTube ads. How can ...
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Which tool can upload videos to multiple sites (with scheduling, queueing)?

Are there software that lets you upload videos to video hosting sites? Video sites it should support: YouTube Google Video Megavideo ... Features it should support: Scheduling upload Queuing of ...
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Why do some YouTube videos play with HTML5 [closed]

Why do some videos play in HTML5 instead of flash even though I'm out of the HTML5 trial? I'm watching this video, just in case it matters: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SQkcu_qUF7U Does this video ...
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Hue shift on youtube.com (but not when embedded!) [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Red and blue are swapped on Youtube This is easily the oddest problem I've yet had. When I'm on youtube, and I look at a video, the hue is all wrong. Pure red becomes ...
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How to loop YouTube videos?

Is there any plugin/script for Google Chrome (or any other browser) which allows me to play any YouTube video in a loop without any user intervention? I know of youtuberepeater.com but I don't want to ...
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Embed Youtube in Powerpoint 2013

I have found multiple descriptions on the Internet about how to add Youtube videos in Powerpoint 2013, but in each case I am hung up on a single step. When I go to Insert->Video->Online Video I see ...
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Optimal video resolution and encoding for recording games for YouTube?

I want to record video from games, therefore I cannot use very large video resolution, but I still want to make the large video view to look as sharp as the original encoded video before upload. I ...
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Youtube's large player button doesn't work in Firefox

When I click the button below, the video player doesn't expand. I am using Firefox 8.0.1 Windows 7 64-bit. Any ideas how to fix it? Note: I do not experience this problem in my other browsers like ...
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Not start movie by default on YouTube?

I like to go to YouTube and open a few(1-10) movies in tabs and after it has loaded I watch it(I have to manually pause every movie after I open it). Is there some way to make YouTube pause it by ...
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Upload .swf to YouTube? [closed]

How can one upload a movie in .swf (flash) format on to YouTube?
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Youtube screen is blank (black) when viewing via YouTube (http)

Browser - Chrome (latest version - 10.0.648.204) On http://www.youtube.com, the player never displays - the whole Flash area (including where controls should be at the bottom) is just black. ...
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Fullscreen Video on a dual monitor setup

I like to watch youTube videos and Netflix videos while working/playing/surfing. Youtube is Flash and Netlix is silverlight. I have two Monitors on my Windows 7 box, how can I do full screen YouTube ...
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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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How can I determine the minimum theoretical internet speed needed for smooth streaming in each Youtube video quality?

How can I determine the minimum constant internet bandwidth that is theoretically needed for smooth streaming in each video quality levels for Youtube: 480p, 720p and 1080p?
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Disable Control-L hotkey on YouTube

I am used to using Ctrll to access my address bar. Unfortunately YouTube "helpfully" defines Ctrll as a hotkey to jump forward several seconds in the currently playing video, so I need a way to stop ...
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How can I merge downloaded YouTube videos into one?

I have downloaded 18 videos of a movie from YouTube in .flv format. Which software can I use to merge all 18 videos into one?
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Uploading to YouTube makes all browser tabs and devices disconnect

Whenever I upload a video to YouTube all other browser tabs behave like there is no connection at all. It even affects my phone and other computers on the network therefor I think it has to do with my ...
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How do I make h.264 work on YouTube on Firefox on Windows 7 64 bit?

Various news articles state that Firefox supports h.264 on Windows since version 20. As of this writing the version is 24, yet Firefox still can't play most YouTube videos. I did the HTML5 opt-in and ...
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How do “youtube downloader” sites work? [duplicate]

Sites were you put in a youtube url, then it goes and gives you an mp4 or mp3 of the video. How does that work? Viewing the source of a youtube page gives me: <video class="video-stream ...
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Windows - hosts file resets without my interference

I have a pretty long list of time-wasting sites in the hosts file and it is working just fine, however I'm experiencing a very strange behavior - every day or two (my PC turns on automatically every ...
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Downloading, Re-encoding, and Joining YouTube Videos

I've downloaded a set of Youtube Videos that are part of the same episode. Currently I've tried converting them into mp4 using ffmpeg and then joining with MP4Box. for f in *.flv; do ffmpeg -i "$f" ...
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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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Can JDownloader download YouTube playlists having mover than 80 videos?

I passed the URL https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLD0F06AA0D2E8FFBA but it only fetches the first 80 videos.
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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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Youtube is stuttering in chrome on a brand new computer

So I just hooked up a brand new rig with an Asus P9X79 WS board, an i7-4820k chip, 16GB of G.Skill TridentX RAM, Evga GTX 650(soon to be upgraded in the future), and I've got one 1TB HDD with 500GB ...
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Youtube saturates my network connection but video display quality is low

When I open several pages, without starting videos on those pages, Youtube makes background connections (shown in iftop as 74.125.105.x:80 and 173.194.5.x:80 primarily [Google]) that saturate my ...
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Youtube Control Bar Blurry

I am using Chrome on Windows 7 Ultimate x64, desktop computer I have adobe flash 11.8.800.168 installed, the latest one. I have already disabled Chrome's built in flash player. However, my youtube ...
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How to selectively filter videos from YouTube with Squid

Here's the scenario: I have a 7 and 4 year old and I'm setting up a computer for them to use which would include unsupervised times. I've set up squid so that they can only get to websites that are ...
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How do i record my computer screen [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What is the best software for desktop recording? i want to record my computer screen and talk over it. i have seen this done on youtube and i want to use this for my ...
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3D videos on YouTube

Recently I came across lots of 3D videos on YouTube. There are various types of glasses to watch those videos in 3D. How can I prepare 3D videos? Is it possible to convert normal videos to 3D with the ...
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Problem downloading youtube videos using Free Download Manager

Free Download Manager (FDM) claims to be able to download flash videos from various sites including Youtube. I follow the directions given here to download Youtube videos. The only thing FDM ...
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Which Codec to avoid Recompression in youtube & vimeo

Which codec to use to compress videos that youtube and vimeo don't recompress ? to avoid the quality loss of recompression @Chris let me make it more specific (i posted a geneal question so that ...
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How can I watch videos in their own window?

I'm sick and tired of watching youtube/vimeo/etc videos in my browser, and not being able to use the browser otherwise whilst doing so. What are my options for opening the embedded video in their own ...
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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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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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YouTube consistently messes up my video's quality

I'm having trouble encoding a video for YouTube. The content isn't very "compression-friendly" (it's Battlefield 4 gameplay footage), but I'm 100% positive the results could be better. Some links: ...
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YouTube is insanely slow

I'm having issue from about a month with playing videos on YouTube. Sometimes everything is OK, but most of the time I'm not able to watch videos in more then 240p - 340p quality. While on other sites ...
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Copying text from YouTube to Clipboard introduces dashes?

Here's an example of a link I found on YouTube in the comments section of a video. gnu.org/distros/free-distros.h­tml This is the way it shows up in the comment. If I highlight this link and copy ...
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Is there a way to enable H.264 video in Firefox?

I know that Mozilla has taken an ideological stance against H.264 video, but I don't agree with it. (And I think I paid for a hardware decoder inside my graphics card anyway?) Is there any way I can ...
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Full Screen Flash Video on One Screen + Other Stuff on the Other?

I'm running Windows 7 plus Firefox on a dual monitor setup. When I try to watch Flash video (ESPN3, southparkstudios.com, YouTube, etc.) in full screen in one Firefox window plus browse the Web in ...
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Privoxy causes problem for iPod Touch Youtube App

Whenever I use my iPod Touch G4 (iOS 4.1) at home, I cannot play Youtube videos using the Youtube app. The lists of videos shows correctly, but when I tap to play a video and the video toolbar shows ...
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What is lighter on resources in chrome FLASH or HTML5 video player?

What is lighter on resources in chrome FLASH or HTML5 video player? I'm asking both in general and specifically about youtube. I tend to have many youtube video windows open, so I'd like to know ...
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Youtube is not working on my computer for the past few days?

I am trying to use Youtube and it's not working. I got this code in view-source: <!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.01//EN"> <html> <head <title> </title> ...
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Is there a way to mute music player when playing a Youtube video?

Using Windows, foobar2000 and a variety of browsers, is there a way to have foobar2000 muted/paused when currently active browser plays a youtube video ? From what I understand, it is possible to ...
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Why are colors changed in the preview for my clip on YouTube?

I have 1000 PNGs created with R and ggplot2. This is one for example: image000.png Now I use ffmpeg to glue them together into a clip: ffmpeg -r 10 -i image%03d.png -s 1380x720 -vcodec png ...
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How to Download Youtube Videos into different segments

I am aware of tons of Firefox Addons that enable downloading of Youtube videos. However, I am in a situation where my net connection frequently breaks and the download process is reset. I plan to ...
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Chrome/OSX: Pink blotches on YouTube image

The image below shows the problem. I see the problem only when I view YouTube videos on my Mac and the browser is Chrome. Any ideas? Thanks!
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Why doesn't the youtube videos save in web cache for later viewing? [closed]

I am not asking how to save or download the videos from youtube or facebook. All, I need to know is why aren't they cached in browser or system memories. Even if the default size for browser use is ...
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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. ...