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Chrome uses 100% cpu on youtube after update

Chrome 40 is using 100% cpu when playing youtube videos full screen My CPU is core i5 @ 2ghz with intel 4400 gfx card. it should be able to play them and I dont remember having this issue b4 Chrome ...
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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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High CPU usage of “NT Kernel & System” process while Chrome playing YouTube video

I have a headache from searching for solution of my problem. Everytime when I open Google Chrome and any YouTube video (doesn't matter if Flash or HTML5), system process named "NT Kernel & ...
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What ffmpeg command line matches the one YouTube uses?

I am trying to use the same command line YouTube uses for quality etc. in H.264/MP4 containers. I have been working on converting videos into multiple formats, scales, sizes and adjusting the bit ...
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Can the Intel Atom Processor Z3735F play 1080p 60fps YouTube videos without dropping frames?

Intel announced the Compute Stick running on the Atom Z3735F processor. If buy this product, will I be able to watch YouTube videos at 1080p 60fps without dropping any frames? I am looking at the ...
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chrome: download only the audio directly from youtube (no conversion, no demuxing)

Flashgot (for Firefox) has a way to download only the audio of a Youtube video. It exposes links to the audio that looks like this: ...
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Can YouTube safety mode be configured to survive a browser history clear?

I turned on YouTube's safety mode and set it to "Lock this Browser". Despite the text I found on Google's support site, the lock does not seem to work: Safety mode is enabled on a browser level, ...
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What causes frames to be dropped/lost when playing videos with higher resolution on VLC?

I noticed on this Battlefield Hardline Trailer at 60fps, about half the frames are dropped on my laptop playing it at 1920x1080 60fps. If play it 1280x720 60fps, no frames are dropped. What causes the ...
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How to fake my identity to my ISP?

My Broadband internet speed is 512kbps, but my ISP provides a speed boost when I surf the Youtube ( or Google drive). They provide about 5-6Mbps speed while I'm streaming or Downloading any Youtube ...
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I am not able to access any google related sites from Google Chrome? [duplicate]

I am not able to access youtube or gmail etc. It shows this "Invalid Server Certificate You attempted to reach www.youtube.com, but the server presented an invalid certificate. Help me ...
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Youtube recording disable others' internet connection

Every time my wife does a recording from her laptop using the youtube video capture tool, it kills the internet connection for everyone else on the network (phone, tablet, desktop) -- every page I try ...
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youtube-dl -o cannot insert single backslash in config file (windows)

I have created a file in the %APPDATA%\youtube-dl\config.txt as suggested at from the youtube-dl doc I need to place the output of the file to **D:\Personal\music** but the problem is that I ...
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How can I change video codecs for Chrome/YouTube?

Today I opened this video which is available in 720p and 1080p at 50 fps. For some reason my laptop can't handle it. I have Core 2 Duo T9300 2.5GHz. Single core performance of this CPU is just 30% ...
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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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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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Can YTD Video Downloader download YouTube playlists having more than 100 videos?

I passed the URL https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL8990452B640AD6D5 but it only fetches the first 100 videos. (FL Studio 11-Time Stretch is the video #100 in the playlist). I use Windows 7 ...
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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 Progress bar will not go away in fullscreen mode

Started a few months ago, having trouble getting full-screen progress bar to recede after a few seconds, but now no matter what I do I cannot get it to go away. I've tried clicking on the black ...
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Converting problematic 9.99fps video to something standard (ffmpeg?)

I recently got some CCTV video released to me via a FOIA/PA request. I'd like to put up the full version on YouTube, as well as version edited w/ Final Cut Pro. However, Handbrake, Quicktime, Final ...
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Video progress bar will not go away in full screen

At the beginning of the summer I started to have a problem with YouTube where the progress bar would not disappear in full screen. I just refreshed the page and it would go away. Now, if I change any ...
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Is it possible to download entire YouTube playlist using IDM?

I download youtube video using IDM. All I have to do is use Mozilla, install a some idm download plug in and there you go. You can see IDM "DOWNLOAD" label towards the top right corner, or you can ...
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How much data traffic does watching YouTube take?

How much usage does watching a video on YouTube take? Does it depend on the length of the video? The quality? I'm trying to figure this out because I use a lot of online tutorials at work, and I ...
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how can I flip from camera to screen recording

I just get my new canon 70d camera. I want to use it for recording online tutorial and publish it in YouTube. how can I flip from camera to screen recording and vise verse while recording? are there ...
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Youtube URL autocorrecting to “youtube.com___” in search bar

In the search bar in Chrome, when I start to type youtube, it will automatically give me youtube.com___ first. The first suggestion will be "youtube.com___/", and then "youtube.com__/", then ...
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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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Changing YouTube playback speed doesn't work on Chrome

Whenever I use YouTube on Google Chrome (Version 37.0.2062.120 m), I'm unable to change the playback speed of the video. Changing the playback speed of the video causes the video to crash and the only ...
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You Tube Videos Won't Play in Chrome at a Custom Speed, but Play in IE With Lots of Audio Problems

I recently reinstalled Windows 8.1 on my laptop and noticed that Chrome isn't playing YouTube Videos at any custom speed (a speed other than 1x). While watching the video, if I update the speed, 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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Choppy Youtube on Chrome HTML5 videos

When I play Youtube videos on Chrome, the download (progress bar below the video area) is choppy. It downloads 15 seconds of the video and then stops. After the playback reaches that point, it halts ...
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how to convert the text into timing for subtitle

I have a video which is take 6 hours and 31 minutes which I want to get the subtitle from youtube but i couldn't be able to do as they are take the video for 1 hour only. I have uploaded each video of ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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 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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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How to prevent Youtube from opening up an extended version every time I access a video?

Every time I open up any video, it shows the playlist version showing every video from the uploader and all, with autoplay enabled by default. This has been screwing up my procrastination time ...
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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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Fullscreen video in Chrome shows URL in corner

When playing a fullscreen video in Chrome, the URL shows in the lower left corner. This happens for YouTube as well as other video players, where sometimes it covers the progress bar. The ...
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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 ...