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How do I force youtube to not use HTML5 in chrome?

I have explicitly opted out of the trial: However about 10% of videos still play in HTML5. I found this question however that tells you how to do it in firefox and not chrome.
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Youtube - An error occurred, please try again later

I keep getting this error on a majority of Youtube videos with all browsers I try (Chrome, Firefox, even IE). Interestingly, youtube works fine when I view it through a proxy like ...
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Can't store Youtube videos directly to my FTP home server

I have a TP-Link TD-W8968 ADSL router modem, which supports FTP server application by hooking a USB mass storage device on it. Previously I was downloading all my .torrent files to my computer, but ...
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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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youtube video playing without sound when downloaded?

I have been looking for this since a long long time. I have downloaded a few videos from you-tube using IDM(all mp4). When I opened the video in VLC media player,a black screen appeared and started ...
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Video - How to open .a Video format?

I downloaded several files from Video-Sharing websites (Like YouTube and others) with IDM which is downloaded Completely. But the Extension of these videos are .a. I Changed extension to .webm, then i ...
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Why there is no “stop download” context menu option in youtube [closed]

There was a "stop download" option when we right click on videos of youtube. 1. But now there is no such option. And another thing I noticed is 2. After playing full video if we select replay whole ...
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Youtube embedding with different audio track

My question (my first, hope it's ok) is like this: I film weddings. I want to post them online, using youtube. The problem is the audio which is often marked as "not my content". Is it possible to ...
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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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Why does one of my monitors turns off (sleep) when I switch to fullscreen on Flash (Youtube,…)?

I just got a new monitor (kept the old one as extended desktop). Whenever I switch to (or from) fullscreen mode on a youtube video on the new monitor (which is the main one), it turns off for 2-3 ...
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Automatically lower volume during Youtube advertisements

Would it be possible to implement a solution to automatically lower audio playback volume during Youtube advertisements, on PC/Mac/Linux, or on IOS/Android? I don't mean necessarily the Youtube video ...
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Adblock Plus filter to block youtube 'Popular feed videos ' on homepage?

I don't like the Youtube's popular feed videos on front page, few of them have adult stuff or NSFW thumbnails which i don't like. its a distraction. I added a custom filter i.e. main-feed-content' ...
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YouTube force video to play in HTML5 mode

I am a Lubuntu user and find Flash to be extremely laggy on it. I signed up for the YouTube HTML5 beta and, after a while was able to watch videos using the HTML5 player. However, recently videos ...
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YouTube video stops/skips at advertisement

I'm recently experiencing that all of my YouTube videos stops downloading (and playing) whenever the Ad should come (it stops every time I get to the "yellow" sign). If it's in a playlist, right after ...
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Video crashes whenever I play a video in youtube

Whenever I play a video in Youtube, the clip plays for several seconds until unexpectedly crashing with an error "An error has occurred. Please try again later". This only happens when playing videos ...
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Save video clip in my computer [closed]

I would like to save the videoclip from Internet, for instance from youtube etc., and wanna save it in my computer with high quality. How should I do it in order to save these internet video clip in ...
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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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Browser extension for hiding watched YouTube videos from search results? [closed]

Every few days I'm searching for videos on a certain topic (e.g. squash games). Most of the times I'd like to watch videos I haven't watched before, however YouTube displays the same videos over and ...
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Conkeror won't play youtube videos

I installed the Conkeror web browser on Max OS X 10.7.5 using 'conkeror_mac_bundler.git' (I couldn't get XULrunner to install using macports) shown to me on the installation guide with Firefox 22. I ...
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Converting a youtube video to mp3 using ffmpeg WITHOUT youtube-dl?

Is it possible to convert a youtube video to mp3 using ffmpeg but without youtube-dl to first put in on the server? All the examples I've seen involve youtube-dl first to extract the physical video ...
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YouTube acting weird in Chrome

Frequently YouTube gets screwed up in my Chrome (both on Mac and Win7)... the thumbnails on the right are blank, cannot vote or comment (seems like javascript is turned off). What helps is to clear ...
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Chrome: Youtube will play videos but no functionality on any interactions on page

I'm having a really weird problem with Chrome. Google Chrome Version 27.0.1453.110 m When I go to YouTube I can watch videos, but on the video page, clicking on any interactions such as the Share ...
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Free Download Manager won't download YouTube videos in MP4

Free Download Manager used to be able to download HD MP4 YouTube videos, but every time I try to download a video I only get FLV files. I've set the videos to 1080p but they are downloaded as FLV (no ...
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Software emulating audio out

Is there any software that can work in the following scenario. Install a "playback" device that grabs audio from a program producing audio For example: I am streaming to Twitch.tv using OBS and I ...
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Why are YouTube videos having so much trouble?

I am getting sick and tired of this. Youtube, in my browser, Google Chrome 26.0.14.1065, on my MacBook Pro, is running so slowly. I am at the point where I can download a 10 min video before it loads ...
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How to get the best YouTube Quality possible [closed]

Before I switched profiles on my computer (new user profile), any YouTube video I played was HD or very close. All of a sudden, after getting a new profile on my computer, all YouTube videos start on ...
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Video processing to support different web players and qualities

I am trying to accomplish something similar to YouTube player. The biggest issue I'm facing now is how should I process user uploaded video files. For example, since I want to switch between 240p, ...
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Rip Audio from DVD and add to a slideshow for YouTube [closed]

My sister seems to time her phone calls with some requests for technical support. The below is what she just asked: I have an 18 min DVD of a choir concert - what I want to do is to extract ...
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Youtube music is high fidelity? [closed]

I have downloaded two song videos from youtube. I have to join them and make ready for use on stage show of my daughter school program. How do i know that the song would play well. It has to be louder ...
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How to automatically auto play youtube videos?

Can I make youtube always autoplay videos on page load? I know everyone always wants to stop this it seems... Specifically embedded videos.
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On Chrome, Youtube and Google search frequently doesn't load because of “failed to load resource”

Sometimes (randomly) when I search on Google, I get a white page. When I open developer console, I see "failed to load resource" This only happens on Youtube and Google on Google Chrome. I've ...
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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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Why is YouTube buffering/loading behavior so horrible in Chrome?

I have been suffering from this for months, possibly even years, and I still don't have the slightest clue about the cause. Let's say I open a video on YouTube in Chrome, like Jamie Hyneman's ...
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Youtube buffering weirdness

sometimes I have problems when loading some youtube videos. To settle the obvious: when running these tests, I was the only one actively using the internet connection in the home and there was no ...
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YouTube video page not loading

The Youtube website is working fine for me, i.e, I can browse the site fine and search videos. But when I click on any videos, I just get a blank page. For example, let's say I open YouTube and ...
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Why can I not watch YouTube videos on Google Chrome?

I used to be able to watch YouTube videos with no problems, but at some point in the last several weeks, something went wrong. Whenever I try to watch a video, it says This video is unavailable ...
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I can't stream videos anymore

I can't stream videos anymore. Suddenly, without installing anything or changing anything I stopped being able to stream any videos. I have an Ad blocker on and a tracking site blocker as well. Both ...
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YouTube web no sound but VLC has sound

On Windows 7, in YouTube web client (in latest Chrome) - videos play, but without sound. IIRC, they used to play with sound some days earlier on the same machine. Pretty sure I did not change any ...
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How to control youtube playback with Microsoft keyboard media buttons? [duplicate]

Is there a way to control youtube playback with play/stop media button on a Microsoft keyboard? Thanks
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Browser does not play YouTube video

Whenever I click on any direct link to a video it opens a completely blank page, though I can download any video by using download manager software and also see video from the user page [ex: ...
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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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Replacement for YouTube Enhancer? [closed]

It has been nearly a year since the YouTube Enhancer script has been updated, and now various features are broken by changes to YouTube. An example of what it used to look like: Does there exist a ...
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How to stop the “Close fullscreen with ESC” popup window in videos? [duplicate]

My current problem with YouTube and other video systems are their constant popups, when I resize the video screen, intentionally or - more often - unintentionally: (sorry for the German...) What I ...
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bandwidth control during youtube upload

I am having a slow internet connection and I am looking for some solution so that I can divide the 1/5th of available bandwidth to me for youtube uploads while at the same time working with other ...
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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 to download YouTube videos via HTTPS [duplicate]

I am unable to access YouTube on http. But I can access the same on an https. When I executed the command wget https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=StJLvbPIvTw it returned the following response:- ...
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Firefox 16.02 won't play Youtube HTML5 video - I did a clean install of Firefox

I get the error message on the youtube video screen: "Your browser does not currently recognize any of the video formats available. Click here to view our FAQ about HTML5 video. The FAQ page says ...
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YouTube is slow. Should I block XOXO-BLK-1?

I have a residential ISP, and streaming from YouTube is barely usable. I have seen reports online that blocking 173.194.55.0/24 (part of 173.194.0.0/16, AS15169, NetName: GOOGLE) and ...
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HTML 5 video tag not showing on website source [duplicate]

whenever i view the page source of a website that plays HTML5 video, there is no < video > tag in it. here is a sample HTML5 video webpage: [link]youtube.com/watch?v=mzPxo7Y6JyA
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Can ISP's (Like Verizon) throttle specific sites? [closed]

I have Verizon FIOS and have noticed that in the past month YouTube has been buffering videos so slowly that it's at the point where I have to let the video load for 15 minutes before watching half of ...