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How to remote control Youtube from an iPhone?

I tried Chrome Remote Desktop but it's very difficult to use, specially because the Windows screen resolution is much higher than the phone's and it has a different orientation. I remember Android ...
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how to block youtube in the hosts file

I know how to block websites in the host file and it works with others, but with YouTube i just can't get it to work. What am I missing? 127.0.0.1 youtube.com 127.0.0.1 www.youtube.com
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Why are Chinese characters showing up as one of the text field menu buttons in iOS Youtube comments?

In the iOS YouTube app of my phone and iPad both on iOS 9.3, I see this as a menu choice when typing in the comments field. I don't have Chinese languages enabled on my phone or iPad that I know of. ...
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Witch and Youtube Fullscreen Windows

I just installed Witch for one reason only which is that if I make a youtube video fullscreen in Chrome then ⌘tab to another app, when I ⌘tab again to get back to the youtube video OSX instead just ...
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Displaying full screen video on only 1 monitor

I have a multiple monitor setup. I'd like to be able to play a video full screen on only one of them. It could be Quicktime or a Safari video (mostly Safari/YouTube). Is there any setting to control ...
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YouTube App Installed According to App Store, but Cannot be Located

On my iPad mini, I'm having trouble getting onto YouTube. After I got the most recent software update, I wasn't able to locate the YouTube app on my iPad. I then proceeded to go to the App Store to ...
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setup youtube-dl destination to ~/Downloads

How do I setup youtube-dl to default download to ~/Downloads instead of the home folder?
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Transferring Keynote to Youtube or Quicktime with delay in music and timing of slides

I am having a problem when I transfer my keynote project to Youtube or Quicktime. The slides don't change at the time I designed it in Keynote and my song only plays on the first slide when ...
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iOS: Restore Desktop Site suggestion bar in Safari (for Youtube)

I have the Youtube app installed on my iOS device. When opening a Youtube link in Safari, there has always been a bar on top of the screen allowing me to open the page in the Youtube app instead. (...
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Car bluetooth Problem

my year 2009 Mercedes C class can pair with my iphone 5 no problem at all the car speaker can receive phone calls and I can talk hands free, also when I am using my iphone in the google map nav mode, ...
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Safari playing a youtube video in the background

I start Safari, and after a few seconds, I hear what seems to be the sound from a video. (Sounds like a british guy playing minecraft) There are no windows or tabs open to YouTube or any other video ...
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YouTube activates fullscreen, does OS X fullscreen animation [closed]

A few months ago, when I would fullscreen YouTube, it would be instant. Now I get the super long fullscreen animation and it sends my full-screened YouTube video into another Desktop/Space. How can I ...
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Third party youtube app as default on iOS 5.1.1 (iPad1,1, jailbroken)

Is there any way to set up third party youtube app as default on iOS 5.1.1 (iPad1,1) i.e. ProTube? I've heard about TubeSelector, but it's only available for higher iOS versions. (By "Default" I ...
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How to watch Youtube on iOS 9 with picture in picture?

The Youtube app doesn't support picture in picture and it's annoying to have to stop playing just to reply to a message. Does anyone know a way to fix this?
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Apple TV YouTube “Error occured loading this content”

So my YouTube application for my Apple TV is not working. When I go to play a video, it shows "An error has occurred loading this content. Try again later." This first started happening yesterday out ...
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What apps let you play a youtube video at 2x speed?

I've learned to like 2x video playback on my computer, but the official YouTube iOS app doesn't suggest that option. What ways are there to watch youtube videos at custom speeds on iPad / iPhone?
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How to configure safari browser on iPhone to show closed captions on videos in webpage

I have a closed caption video embedded from youtube on my website that will show the captions when viewing in safari on a desktop computer. When I view the web page in safari on iPhone 6, the captions ...
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Youtube wont fullscreen properly with Safari 9

After one of the latest Safari update (9.0.1 I believe) I can't use fullscreen option on Youtube properly. When I open youtube page and press F the player goes fullscreen, but the video area itself ...
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How to download HD Youtube video on iOS?

There are many, Free or Paid iOS Apps to download Youtube Video. Most of them worked the same, where you paste the URL into the built in browsers, press and hold the play button to download. However ...
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Store files in a directory in custom order

I am using youtube-dl terminal utility to download a playlist from youtube . I want the videos in the folder to be in the same order as in the playlist (The playlist is huge consisting of more than ...
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3rd Gen Apple TV, updated but no YouTube app

I know about Youtube being removed from Gen 1&2 Apple TV but I've got 3rd, updated, and Youtube is not showing on the app list. Yes, I know where it is. There are a few but YouTube disappeared ...
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Apple TV (4th gen) - Errors playing back purchased content on YouTube

The 3rd gen Apple TV had the ability to play back purchased content from the YouTube app, such as movies sold in the Google Play store. This worked fine as long as you logged into an account with ...
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Black square instead of youtube video on mail app

How can I watch the thumbnail of a youtube video inside a newsletter message on mail app. Or even better, can I play youtube videos inside mail app? I get a black square instead every embedded ...
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Screen recording with Quicktime only puts 360p quality video on YouTube

I used QuickTime's screen recorder to record a 23 minute video of a section of my Macbook screen and it uploaded my video to 360p as the highest selectable quality on YouTube. How can I change the ...
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How do I retrieve favorites from the native Youtube app on iOS 5?

I wanted to watch a video that I added to favorites on my iPad 1 running iOS 5. I can't watch the video because it leads to a video telling me to go to "m.youtube.com". Is there a way to retrieve ...
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Strange behaviour of window.location in safari (in Tampermonkey script)

I recently did a clean install of El Captian & added Tampermonkey into my safari. Youtube had evolved a lot since its inception and, personally, I found the homepage had become quite shitty so I ...
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How to stop a YouTube process running in Chrome?

I have many tabs open in Chrome, and when I reboot it starts opening all the previous tabs, and when they contain YouTube videos they all start playing. How can I find which tabs are running YouTube, ...
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Full Screen Blank on Youtube in Safari

When I watch YouTube videos on Safari, I frequently have an issue where in full screen mode the screen will go blank. Usually all white but it also has gone all black. Audio still plays and if there ...
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ATV3 Youtube Quality

I have a 3rd generation Apple TV that I'm trying to watch some YouTube tutorials on but the streaming quality is really low. How do I select a higher definition? I can't seem to find an option or ...
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Safari 8 youtube html5 player fullscreen issue

Screen goes flickering and freezes my new Macbook Air(2015) while playing some youtube videos in fullscreen mode in safari 8. This issue was found with youtube HTML5 player. Flickering does not occur ...
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How do I switch between multiple channels on the YouTube app for the iPhone?

I have two YT channels under the same g-mail ID and I can't for some reason choose between which channel I want to see open on the app. Everytime I sign in, I'm automatically directed to the channel ...
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I can't download YouTube app from icloud

I deleted the YouTube app about 3 or 4 months ago and I decided to download it again. I went to the App Store and I looked for it and when I saw it the iCloud icon was not there, so I clicked on the ...
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Can't stream Airplay from Iphone Youtube app

My setup: Iphone 6, with iOS 8.1.2. Mac Mini with OS X 10.6.8 and Airserver 5.0.7. I can stream any video in my Iphone to the Mac Mini using Airplay. I can also stream from the iOS Vimeo app, as ...
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Safari plays YouTube videos beyond the end

I have the following issue in Safari 8.0.7 on OS X 10.10.4 when playing videos in YouTube: The video continues beyond the end of the track. The image and sound stop at the end of the video, but the ...
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Different UI for same version of YouTube official iOS app

I have the same version (10.22.11614) of the official YouTube app in my iPhone 6 and iPhone 5, but the UI is not same in both of my phones. My iPhone 5 has the new material design and my iPhone 6 ...
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iMovie is not uploading videos to YouTube

When I click File > Share > YouTube (username) a box pops up, but the "next" button is not highlighted and is not clickable. I've also tried to upload the files from the YouYube website but when I do ...
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unable to access youtube favorites on iPad1 since Youtube changed their API in April 2015

My 3 years-old has been using my old iPad1 to watch videos on YouTube and 'saved' them in the 'favorites' section of the legacy youtube apps (icon is an old TV Set, not the new white arrow on a red ...
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Issues when playing through bluetooth speaker (youtube mutes)

1) I listen to iTunes via Archt One BT speaker 2) I pause iTunes, try to play youtube video and there is no sound 3) while youtube stil playing "muted", I then play iTunes again and both can be ...
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Youtube full screen doesn't work properly on yosemite

Since my macbook is a 13" model, I like to use my entire screen when watching YouTube. But a problem has started. When my Firefox isn't in full screen, and I click the full screen button of my video,...
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Elderly Father Wishes to have YouTUBE GUI from AppleTV 2

This is a follow up to Workaround for YouTube to appear in Apple TV I got my father AppleTV 3rd generation and he HATES the YouTUBE User Interface. He says if YouTUBE API for old Apple TV (we ...
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Workaround for YouTube to appear in Apple TV

My elderly father enjoys watching movies through YouTube through Apple TV, which we purchased in 2012. Last night, I was woke up because the icon of YouTube has disappeared from Apple TV. I tried ...
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iPhone YouTube music player (background and no video)

On Android there is an app called PVStar+ which is a YouTube player that lets the user play music in the background and turn off video. Is there such an application for the iPhone?
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YouTube videos not loading fully

Safari won't load YouTube videos fully like a 10:00 video it only load 6:50 of it A. Iv tried restarted my wifi. B. Iv tried refreshing. C. Restarted my I pad. D. Iv tryed the YouTube app
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iPad not playing YouTube videos in Safari

My iPad won't play YouTube videos. I order to solve the problem I have tried: Turning the iPad off and back on. Refreshing the YouTube webpage in the browser. Open the webpage in a new browser tab. ...
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Need Help w/Step by Step for Restoring YouTube on 1st Gen iPad w/iOS 5.1.1

A generous soul shared some useful information about this issue here (http://apple.stackexchange.com/a/175075/123732), but there are a couple of details that might be obvious to a veteran Apple person ...
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Hiding ads on my own YouTube videos on Apple TV

I'm going to set up an Apple TV at the office to show the company's own videos. I thought about using YouTube, but I need to make 100% sure there are no ads are ever shown before nor after the video. ...
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Youtube videos will not play under OSX 10.6.8

I get a black rectangle with the "f" icon, but it won't play when I click on it. Apple stopped updating OSX 10.6.8 so is its Flash too out of date to run?
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How do I get youtube videos to play on Apple guest account? (Yosemite)

I'm running OS X 10.10.1 on a 15" 2012 MacBook Pro. Recently I installed the Yosemite update and ever since, my WiFi has stopped working. Specifically, when I press "Turn On" to activate my WiFi, ...
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Cant watch YouTube in Safari

When I try to watch a YouTube video in Safari, the YouTube page flashes up but then flicks back to the iPad home page. I can't watch YouTube videos in Safari..
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iPhone open YouTube video in YouTube App

I'm trying to open a video embedded in a page and a giant play button appears and the native video player opens and plays the video. Instead I want to open the video in the YouTube app so I can see ...