Go to Web Apps Stack Exchange unless you require heavy integration with a desktop installation.

learn more… | top users | synonyms

1
vote
0answers
120 views

Modify URL Before It Is Loaded On Google Chrome

Every time I load a YouTube video, I find myself first appending &hd=1 to the end of the URL so that the video plays in HD automatically. Over time, this gets annoying, so I would like it to be ...
0
votes
1answer
33 views

A way of removing the YouTube comment system?

I find myself wasting time commenting on YouTube or replying to other peoples comments. I've tried to stop doing this but when I watch a video I compulsively scroll down to the comments almost ...
1
vote
2answers
87 views

Show text over videos for specific time

Easiest way to add Overlay Text over Videos (avi,mp4 etc)? So far I have tried MS PowerPoint 2010 to add text over video but i don't see any options to show text for specific time. Plus the output ...
3
votes
2answers
3k views

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 ...
0
votes
2answers
327 views

Youtube Comments on Firefox with Noscript and ABP

All videos display a "Comments currently unavailable" message with the comments frame collapsed. Temporarily allowing Noscript on the entire page doesn't fix it. Disabling ABP on the entire page ...
0
votes
0answers
54 views

Cannot make YouTube comments in Firefox

So, whenever I click on a button on YouTube to reply to a comment, this happens: I used to be able to click the Reply button a second time and it would open for me (still didn't look right), but ...
0
votes
1answer
215 views

Chrome downloads random files from Youtube

When I go to Youtube, on the home page, Chrome always makes me download this file called "frame". When I watch a video, there is this other file for download. When I scroll to the comments section, ...
0
votes
1answer
41 views

Youtube videos not playing on all of my devices

The main page opens just as it should, although when I click to start a video it doesn't play. I have already tried on 3 computers and 1 smartphone (Youtube app). As well as with different browsers, ...
0
votes
1answer
1k views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
300 views

Stream videos from a server with “youtube-like” compression

I would like to host some videos on a site for a small audience (under 50 people), and don't want to use a site like YouTube or Vimeo, however I would like to have the same kind of load speeds for the ...
0
votes
1answer
168 views

The 3D on youtube dosen't work

I just buy a samsung smart tv with the 3D feature. I also have a DVD that plays 3D movies. It works. But when I am going on Youtube and watch a 3D video, it dosen't work. I get a screen splitted in 2 ...
1
vote
2answers
1k views

No computer on network can play YouTube videos

I have a Netgear FVG318v1 router and all computers on the network cannot play any YouTube videos. I have tried with 3 computers, PC and Mac with all different kinds of browsers. All I get from YouTube ...
1
vote
0answers
26 views

How can I tell if my ISP is intentionally degrading service of particular websites (eg video) [duplicate]

Some particular websites (youtube is a commonly cited example) frequently have poor streaming performance. How can I determine if youtube is just not good at doing video, or if my ISP is just ...
0
votes
0answers
22 views

YouTube website downgrades after chrome reinstall

I no longer have access to the newest version of YouTube on my desktop after I reinstalled chrome. Is there anyway to somehow link me to the newest version or opt-in somehow? I'd prefer not to have to ...
1
vote
1answer
564 views

Browser pages won't load Chrome and Firefox after Java SDK install

For weeks now, Facebook doesn't load properly. Just texts flushed to the left of the screen. Recently, it loaded well. Then back to overlapping texts. Forbes.com doesn't load. Youtube videos don't ...
0
votes
0answers
163 views

Can't access youtube.com -403 Forbidden- and some other websites

Since yesterday I haven't been able to access Youtube. Every time I try to access that site I receive a HTTP status code 403, the flag of the server seems to indicate the server is located in ...
2
votes
0answers
1k views

How to redirect YouTube's videos URL (googlevideo.com) from http to https automatically?

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.googlevideo.com... to ...
0
votes
1answer
156 views

YouTube can't see Chromecast after setup

I successfully paired my Chromecast to my Android devices. My Android devices are synced with my Google account, and I would have expected immediate access via Youtube on logged-in PC browsers. ...
4
votes
1answer
1k views

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?
2
votes
3answers
1k views

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: ...
5
votes
2answers
8k views

How to watch live youtube stream using vlc?

Is it possible for now to watch live youtube video streams using vlc? I just don't want to use flash player. I know that vlc can play youtube videos using link for the page where that video is ...
0
votes
1answer
35 views

rss feeds are announced as new multiple times

I'm using Claws Mail with RSSyl (on Debian) to subscribe to some rss feeds. A few days ago i subscribed to an Youtube feed (Youtube offers rss feed at ...
0
votes
1answer
556 views

How do I allow commenting in Youtube (through Google+) if I have third-party cookies disabled?

Ever since YouTube required Google+ to comment, I had been unable to comment and vote on comments on YouTube videos using my Firefox browser, even though I have a Google+ account linked to my YouTube ...
3
votes
1answer
9k views

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 ?
1
vote
0answers
61 views

Setting closed captions for YouTube live event in Total Eclipse

I am trying to get closed captioning working for a YouTube live event. Now In the Ingestion Settings, It gives me a URL (which for some unknown reason seems to change each time), which I have entered ...
6
votes
4answers
803 views

YouTube videos get stopped after playing 58 seconds

I don't know why, but from few days I have been facing this problem. After playing for a certain length of time, mostly 58 seconds, videos are getting paused and they won't move further. I am using ...
2
votes
1answer
60 views

Finding (listing) all Youtube videos embedded under a single domain? [closed]

Is there a way (a google search, maybe?) to list/find all Youtube videos embedded under a single domain? There used to be (if memory servers) an option on youtube, to find all videos from a single ...
1
vote
2answers
2k views

How to STOP people from DOWNLOADING an online video for OFFLINE PLAYBACK [duplicate]

I have a problem, something I'm sure a lot of video sharing companies might have. I want to start a small business by offering online video-based training courses on Microsoft Office and other office ...
3
votes
2answers
93 views

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 ...
3
votes
1answer
764 views

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 ...
1
vote
0answers
153 views

YouTube style linking inside HTML5 Video player

After a video has played on YouTube, often there will be a follow up link after the video has finished playing in the form of related videos. I'm looking to implement similar into my HTML5 Video. It ...
4
votes
1answer
2k views

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 ...
3
votes
2answers
2k views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
106 views

YouTube 502 Error on Windows 7 64-bit

this started 3 days ago, and it seems it is not going away. I don't know what to do, other than searching for solutions on web, and I am not a computer pro or geek type. Is this problem related with ...
2
votes
0answers
540 views

Is there any possible way to automute ads on YouTube?

This is probably going to be very difficult because YouTube uses both a flash player and a HTML5 player, but is there any possible way to make sure that when ads are being played, the volume is muted, ...
4
votes
2answers
797 views

Youtube video only play for 50 seconds to a minute and a half

When i go to watch a Youtube video it will play for 50 seconds to a minute and a half. Why is it doing this? I have cleared my cookies and all other browsing history and re installed chrome and it ...
0
votes
0answers
175 views

vertical lines on screen(main cause might be youtube)

The issue is as follows: I am on a 2 screen setup, most of the time on my system it works fine, with gaming, programming and 3d modeling. When using youtube, the screen starts to glitch and display ...
2
votes
1answer
226 views

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 ...
0
votes
2answers
6k views

Youtube minimizes full screen on, 2 monitor setup [duplicate]

I am using windows 7. I am using two screens on my computer. When I watch YouTube one of them in full screen and the click on the other screen somewhere YouTube goes out of full screen. What is the ...
4
votes
0answers
89 views

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 ...
2
votes
1answer
2k views

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 ...
1
vote
0answers
141 views

local area network cache of youtube videos [closed]

In our company a lot of people listen to songs on youtube. This is often practically saturating our internet connection (which is kinda slow due to technical reasons we can not overcome). Is there a ...
2
votes
0answers
101 views

Start YouTube upload at specific time, and shutdown computer afterwards?

Is there such an application to start a upload to YouTube at a specific time, and then shutdown the computer afterwards? I'd rather upload around 2am when no one on my network is trying to use the ...
1
vote
3answers
8k views

FLV video has no sound, when played with mplayer, VLC refuses to play it at all

I have downloaded this video http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CpznCSeqMxw as a flv file. When I now try to play it, mplayer says Audio: no sound and shows the video, but no sound (which is, why I ...
3
votes
1answer
363 views

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 ...
1
vote
0answers
381 views

YouTube video won't play, shows zero length

A while ago I've uploaded a video that's about a minute long to YouTube. It's only accessible to those that have the URL. It used to play just fine. Now, when I go to play it, it immediately goes to ...
1
vote
0answers
127 views

Youtube & Network - sometime jumping in videos stop loading and cannot connect to internet unless reboot

Declare, not a duplicate of this since I don't use wireless: Youtube breaks my internet connection I use Firefox. Sometimes watching Youtube videos, I jump from my position to a not yet loaded ...
4
votes
0answers
1k views

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 ...
-2
votes
3answers
654 views

Download and convert YouTube videos to MP3 and organise into channels/playlists

I'd like to download YouTube videos by specifying a YouTube channel URL or playlist URL. I then want to convert the videos to MP3 and put them in a separate folder according to the playlist. Is this ...
0
votes
2answers
78 views

Firefox - Google search no logo Youtube no CSS at 15/9/13

As the title says. Is anyone else having the same problem and is there a way to fix or is it Google's problem? But using Chrome it is total fine. So I used Inspect Element and found these addresses. ...