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

I am using FireFox on Linux and 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: ...
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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. ...
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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?
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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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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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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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 ...
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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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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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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 ...
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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, ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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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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 ...
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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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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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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 ...
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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 ...
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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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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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. ...
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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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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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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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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 ...