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How to download videos from YouTube with subtitles?

How do I download videos from YouTube with subtitles / captions? I'd tried by using youtube-dl, with --write-srt --str-lang flags but I always get: WARNING: video has no closed captions.
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Download videos from youtube as I see it

This may seem a somewhat strange requirement : I want to download youtube videos as I see it. I know that I would have to capture the packets using a program like wireshark , and I do know that this ...
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Caching YouTube videos across loads

Is there a way to force the browser to cache loaded YouTube videos across page loads? In other words, if you refresh some video page in which the video already started loading (or is fully loaded), ...
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Make exact mp4 (H264) format for uploading to youtube

With ffmpeg I'm converting video from mp3 and picture to upload it to youtube. After upload, conversion fails. Reasons are unknown. I believe the problem is in format. By the way If I'm uploading file ...
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How to crop black bars or zoom on Youtube and other Video websites?

Many desktop software (VLC, MPC) and have an option to 'zoom in' , 'crop black bars', or crop to a specific aspect ratio. How can we do this in Fullscreen on Youtube or other flash Video sites? I am ...
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Can't connect to YouTube from specific network

Using my current network, I am unable to connect to http://www.youtube.com/. It doesn't matter what browser I use or if I use a cli-command (wget, curl). Error in Google Chrome: Oops! Google Chrome ...
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How can I take screenshots of YouTube videos in full screen?

I am trying to take a screenshot of a YouTube video in fullscreen. When I pause the video and wait a moment, only the bottom UI bar (play/pause/seek) disappears. The top UI bar (Like/Share/More Info) ...
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I can not watch any videos on youtube

I can not watch any videos on Youtube with any browser ( Chrome 20 , Firefox 13 , IE 8 ). I get this error An error accurred. Please try again later. My OS is Windows 7 (32bit) and the antivirus is ...
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Stop mouse cursor from disappearing when entering watching YouTube fullscreen

When I enter fullscreen on YouTube videos the mouse cursor disappears from the screen. This is very annoying as I have a multi-monitor setup... Right clicking on the desktop a few times can usually ...
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Youtube video with flash player freezing

I have a fresh install on Windows XP, Firefox, and Flash player. I have installed all possible Windows XP SP3 updates. Every time I watch a video on youtube, it plays for 1 minute, and then stops. no ...
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YouTube buffering distorted and requiring too much CPU

When I play YouTube video at 720p, the buffering process takes too much resources from my notebook. The only way for me to watch the video while it is still buffering is to shutdown all programs ...
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Unable to find videos cache for youtube videos in chrome

I have watched a video on youtube, I didn't close the browser window and it is buffered. I can watch that video anytime, without connecting to internet, as it is completely buffered. But I am not able ...
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Remove youtube videos from Google search results

Lately, I have been noticing more and more Youtube videos in my Google search results. These are almost never what I'm looking for. When conducting a search, is there any way to have Google only ...
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Can I point Firefox at the Flash plugin for IE 8?

Windows XP Pro, IE 8, Firefox 14.0.1 I have the stack above. I can't watch YouTube in Firefox, because Firefox doesn't have the Flash plugin and I don't have admin rights to install it. However, I do ...
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Pixelated Flash (youtube) videos on Linux (debian) ever since upgrade to gnome 3.x

I upgraded my Debian recently and now in Youtube, all the flash videos are pixelated. Example: I have tried both methods from here: Disable hardware acceleration for Flash player in Linux I have ...
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Chrome : Pink patches on Youtube Video [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Chrome/OSX: Pink blotches on YouTube image I am running OSX 10.6.8 and the lastest version of Chrome. On a lot of my YouTube videos (using HTML5), I am seeing pink ...
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Video uploads to Youtube with no sound

I have a video camera which, when I try to upload the videos to Youtube taken with it, the sound is removed. I used to be able o upload sound but then something happened and ...now I can't. If ...
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Why does Youtube/Flash sometimes violently crash my pc?

This isn't a problem that happens often, but still occasionally enough to be noticeable. Basically, sometimes when I open a YouTube link in Google chrome, I experience a violent crash. Usually, the ...
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The fastest way to encode image+audio for Youtube from command line?

I have an mp3 and image and I want to make a simple clip to upload onto Youtube. Is there a fast solution? If video formats are so bad designed, then maybe it is possible to use a prerendered ...
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Mac OS 10.6 vs Chrome - video on youtube is not displayed

After starting my Mac OS 10.6 from sleeping mode are not displayed video on youtube. I use Google Chrome. Does anyone the same problem or tip, what caused this? It's annoying me still restart Macbook ...
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procfs and youtube flash video

Up until recently (about 3 months ago), ALL open flash videos had deleted file handles in the procfs virtual folder for the flash plugin, I could see them thus: ps x|grep flash cd /proc/#PROCESS#/fd ...
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Pausing Spotify while YouTube is playing and starting it when YouTube stops

Kind of a random request, but something that would be cool nonetheless; would there be anyway I could make Spotify (and possibly iTunes etc.) pause when I start playing a YouTube video, and then start ...
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Why can't I open programs after watching youtube videos for a while?

I have recently built a new PC, and it worked fine for a while (1-2 months of no problems whatsoever). However in the recent weeks I noticed that after I watched some youtube videos and closed ...
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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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Disable hardware acceleration for Flash player in Linux

The latest official version (and supposedly the last version for Linux) of Flash player has some interesting issues on Linux systems. The biggest issues which have summarily been confirmed on the ...
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Why doesn't iTunes show the contents of a particular youtube rss feed?

Does anybody have any idea why iTunes does not show the contents of this rss feed? http://gdata.youtube.com/feeds/api/users/bionicturtledotcom/uploads?v=2 RSS clients like Google Reader and others ...
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How do I watch youtube on my TV using a netbook or media computer?

I'm based in the UK. I'd like to watch iplayer, 4od, youtube etc on my TV. I've looked at the Roku box, but as far as I can gather this doesn't support youtube or 4od. I don't have cable in my area ...
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How to make YouTube search results to be of webm format in Firefox?

In Google Chrome there is an extension that add &webm=1 in all YouTube search URIs. I did not find an alternative add-on in Firefox, any alternative methods? Thanks.
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How to Download Youtube Videos into different segments

I am aware of tons of Firefox Addons that enable downloading of Youtube videos. However, I am in a situation where my net connection frequently breaks and the download process is reset. I plan to ...
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Chrome/OSX: Pink blotches on YouTube image

The image below shows the problem. I see the problem only when I view YouTube videos on my Mac and the browser is Chrome. Any ideas? Thanks!
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Why does video conversion make my video look like an old movie?

I have downloaded some videos from you tube of a boxing match. It looks fine on You tube. After I download and convert the video, the sudio is fine and matches the video but the actual video looks ...
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Crappy YouTube quality with HTML5 player?

I have a fresh installation of Fedora 17 Beta that I've installed the relevant codecs for. VLC seems to be handling playback. However, on all the YouTube videos with the HTML5 player the quality is ...
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Safari 5.1.5 and Flash Content

I am having trouble with flash content while using Safari 5.1.5. I am using MacBook (early 2008) and Mac OS X version is 10.7.3. There is no extension installed and flash version is 11.2 r202. Here is ...
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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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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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Youtube 3D isn't working with nVidia 3D Vision

I'm trying to watch a recently uploaded 3D video on Youtube using my nVidia 3D Vision capable system. If I go through the help pages, I come to one which displays the information below: ...
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Why are the video and audio out-of-sync when I watch YouTube?

I have a 2-year old MacBook that works perfectly. I'm running Snow Leopard and I use Safari as my web browser. Whenever I watch videos on YouTube, the audio and video are out-of-sync. At the start of ...
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Red and blue are swapped on Youtube

Since Sunday (April 1st), red and blue are sometimes swapped when I watch videos on YouTube. Examples are "Peeling Apple Like A Boss" (blue arms and apple) or, to my dismay, the famous Red vs. Blue ...
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Converting Audio To Video Output and Attaching Text?

I am currently working on a project and before I get started I thought it'd be nice to check with StackOverflow community, and see maybe they can help me with this. The Idea: I have about a thousand ...
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How to disable HTML5 video on YouTube with Firefox?

I'm running Firefox (12.0 beta), and whenever a video is available in HTML5, it will open in that. I have opted-out of the HTML5 preview (I saw a post suggesting to opt-in then opt-out again, which I ...
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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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In which temporary folder on my Windows 7 computer can I find copies of recently watched videos?

I watched some YouTube videos in the Chrome browser hours ago, but now they have been deleted by YouTube... Is there a folder on my computer where recently watched videos would be stored locally? I ...
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YouTube stalls after 30 seconds on wireless with one laptop but works well on the other

I have recently installed a Netgear DGN1000 wireless router. Since the day I installed, YouTube is stalling after 30 seconds or so on one of my laptops. However, it works perfectly alright on the ...
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Is there an open source, auto-resuming app for Mac to upload videos to YouTube?

I've seen a bunch of questions on general apps, but none seem to address the issue of neither auto-resuming nor of the app being open source (and for Mac). Even command line tools will do the trick ...
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YouTube not working on Ubuntu 11.10

I have just installed Ubuntu 11.10 on my computer, and recently applied all the latest updates. As invariably happens when I do this, YouTube videos have stopped working in Mozilla Firefox. Displaying ...
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Getting played youtube videos in firefox 7.x

I am trying to get a played youtube video from Firefox cache. I'm using Ubuntu 11.10 and Firfox 7.0.1 Note, Firefox is still open and the video is complete loading I've tried go to ...
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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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Why youtube video reading often hangs for a few seconds?

When reading a video online (i.e. youtube), I often get freezes (application hangs) when the video is not fully downloaded, and I can't get why? I am sure however that it's a freeze of the ...
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SSL Vulnerability on Youtube?

I got the little gold lock before https:// (which was greyed out) on www.youtube.com The site uses SSL, but Google Chrome has detected insecure content on the page. I was logged into YouTube via my ...
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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 ...