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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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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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What are the best encoding options in Adobe Premiere for uploading a video to YouTube?

Adobe Premiere suggests a list of presets when encoding a video. For me, the good candidates to encode for YouTube are: HDTV 1080p 24 High Quality HDTV 1080p 25 High Quality HDTV 1080p 29.97 High ...
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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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YouTube video Stops

Whenever I'm watching a YouTube video the downstream just stops at a random point (normally at the middle of the video), and whatever I try to do (reload the page, clean cache) I just can't watch the ...
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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)? [closed]

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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YouTube pages unresponsive on Chrome

For one or two days now, whenever I open a YouTube page on Google Chrome, I have dialog boxes similar to this one : On this screenshot, the active tab is not the YouTube page, but the same bug ...
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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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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 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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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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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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Only 360p on Youtube with HTML5

I recently read that Firefox improved it's HTML5 video support, so I thought I gave it a go again, because I am not a fan of Flash. It works fairly well, but unfortunately the videos are limited 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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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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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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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? [closed]

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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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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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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YouTube doesn't play videos using HTML5 in Firefox 35 anymore

On my Windows 8.1 desktop I never had Flash installed and YouTube videos were playing just fine using HTML5. Last week end (17th or 18th of January 2015) I noticed that the videos won't play anymore. ...
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Chrome: force youtube to play video in h.264 instead of WebM/VP9

I am using Chrome as my usual browser on OS X. Since the introduction of VP9, youtube videos are now mostly streamed in VP9, requiring a lot of CPU computing to decode and killing my battery. In ...
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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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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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youtube-dl : Downloading a youtube user's complete video collection

Previously, whenever I had to download a user's complete videos, I'd just use something like: youtube-dl -ciw ytuser:LinusTechTips But now this does not seem to work anymore. When I issue this ...
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Is there a way to see all comments I have made on Youtube/googleplus? [closed]

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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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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How to subscribe to a youtube feed from linux command line?

I want to subscribe to a youtube channel and automatically download new videos to my linux machine. I know I could do this e.g. with miro, but I will not watch the videos using Miro, want to choose ...
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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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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 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 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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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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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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Is there any way to disable a YouTube video from automatically starting in Firefox?

I have a couple of videos open on Firefox. As I refer to them often, I prefer to keep them as a tab rather than as a bookmark. However, every time I reboot Firefox, they start to play. Can I have them ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 ...