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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 ...
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How to make the Google search app open Youtube links on the Youtube app?

On iPhone (iOS 8.1.3) If I run a search on the Google search app (the one with the Google Now integration) for something like a song, some of the results would be, of course, Youtube videos. If I ...
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Youtube on Safari won't zoom enough

I'm on youtube on Safari on my Mac. I'm on "View Actual Size", and the browser is taking up my entire screen, and yet, for some bizarre reason, the width of the content is exceeding the width of my ...
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Native Youtube app suddenly stopped working on iPad 1

It's been some weeks now, whenever I try to used my Youtube app, it tells me it's impossible to connect to Youtube. Since it's an iPad 1, I have had trouble finding information online. Did Google or ...
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iOS app to download YouTube videos to video library?

I have an iPhone 3GS with iOS 6 an I would like to watch movies on the TV, therefore I bought an AV composite cable. Only videos that are located in the "photos/videos app" can be played on the TV ...
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Certain Youtube videos won't play on iOS devices, only on wifi

Certain videos, such as "Tonight you belong to me" by Youtube user Benjamin A. James give an error when you try to play it on iOS devices, only when you're on WiFi. It says: Playback error. Tap to ...
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Apple TV 2 won't update YouTube app?

Recently, Google updated the YouTube App for Apple TV, revamping the whole UI. Because I love watching ads Because the new version has all content accessible and an improved UI, I would like to ...
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AirPlay YouTube from OS X

Can you AirPlay YouTube from OS X to a Bose and Apple TV?
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Cross platform media streaming mobile app

I would like to know if there are any mobile apps (for iOS & Android) that enables me to stream from services such as YouTube and sound cloud and sync the streaming media simultaneously over ...
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The App Store app update kept asking for Yahoo password

I was trying to update YouTube on an iPhone 5S with iOS 7.0 but it asked me for Yahoo password, not iCloud password. How am I supposed to solve this problem?
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How do I download Youtube videos for offline viewing on an iOS device?

I have just tried 28 different apps that claim to download youtube videos for offline viewing/listening, including Instapaper and Pocket. None of them do it; they all expect there to be an internet ...
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How to play videos in HD on youtube.com in Safari on iPhone 6

I just got my first iPhone. There’s an issue with connecting to the App Store, so I’m watching videos on youtube.com in Safari. I’ve noticed that the videos are low-res. I don’t see the setting to ...
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Play Safari web videos in full-screen on second monitor while using first monitor

I have two monitors and am using OS X Mavericks. In Safari when viewing a YouTube streaming video full screen on one monitor, if I use the other monitor it causes the YouTube video to switch from full ...
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Applescript Searcher problem

The AppleScript code: on dialogBox(theMessage) display dialog theMessage default answer "" buttons {"Cancel", "Search"} default button 2 with title "Pick a search engine" end dialogBox dialogBox("...
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Good software for watching videos on Mac?

I want to watch videos on my Mac but I don't like QuickTime. I was wondering what the community recommends. In particular, I was interested in some granular ability to slow down the video or speed it ...
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Icon problem on iPad Air

A friend has the iPad Air with iOS 8.1. She has used Safari to add a bunch of Youtube videos to her home screen. That way she can touch an icon on her home screen and it will immediate load the ...
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Youtube in Safari cause system crash

Regarding MacBook Pro early 2011: sound loop, black screen It happened again and it's the 5th time in one month. Everytime I play youtube videos on Safari only the screen just freeze and the fan gets ...
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My Mac keeps playing a sound every now and then

After I updated to OS X Yosemite, I have noticed that I keep hearing a sort of 'chime' sound every now and then, randomly. I don't know what it is, and it seems to happen often when I'm watching ...
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Update apps with home-brew (youtube-dl)

Mainly i want to update youtube-dl on my mac. I have used Linux so for that updating any app is very simple: apt-get update youtube-dl. But how to do it on Mac using home-brew. Is there any kind of ...
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I have a Safari publicity issue?

I downloaded an app for "watching FREE online tv shows" and obviously the app didn't worked, so I uninstall this app and now every time I click on any link in safari (most of the times in youtube) i ...
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How play a YouTube video in the background on an iPad?

Is there any way to play a YouTube video in the background on iOS 8 so I can have music playing from a video while doing other things with the iPad?
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How can I lower the media volume on my iPhone when no media are playing?

On the laptop it's a one-touch mute button, nice and easy. On my iPhone there is no mute button, so volume controls must be used instead, which is no problem. When I use the volume buttons when there ...
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Youtube iOS app rejected with 18.1

My iOS Youtube app was rejected based solely on section 18.1 (sexual content etc...) They sent me a screenshot with the search term ([s] [e] [x]) and the standard youtube videos displayed. My app is ...
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Upload to business YouTube channel instead of personal channel

I created a business channel with my Gmail account and then accidentally also created a personal Google+ account with the same Gmail address. I can toggle back and forth between these two accounts, ...
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Reduced data usage when using YouTube in background?

As I understand it, it's possible to listen to YouTube audio in the background, by playing it from the safari app, on iOS devices. What I wonder: does doing this reduce the bandwidth, the amount of ...
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Youtube doesnt play on a specific connection on Macbook Air

I am using a Macbook Air 13" (2013 model). i5 Intel Processor - 4 GB RAM - 128GB SSD. A few days ago, when I opened youtube (on Safari) to watch some videos it gave me the error "An error occurred. ...
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Full screen YouTube still shows Dock and Menu Bar

Whenever I bring a video to fullscreen on YouTube (on Chrome or Safari), the video will go to fullscreen but the dock and menu bar remain visible, covering the top and bottom parts of the video. They ...
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Upload iPhone HD videos to YouTube

Modern iPhones capture full hi-def videos with 1920x1080 resolution. When I download the MOV file to my computer and then upload it to YouTube, it only shows as 360p resolution. How do you upload ...
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fullscreen youtube video on external display / avoid changing desktops

I'd like to entertain my 2 y.o. with cartoons while I try to work. The problem is that when I change desktops and use mission control it affects second display to. How can I fix fullscreen youtube ...
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YouTube not working on Apple TV

I cant view YouTube on Apple TV I only see the loading circle any suggestion on how to fix it would be appreciated
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How to turn off autoplay for watch later playlist in Youtube App for iOS

YouTube has built the annoying "feature" of autoplay within the Watch Later playlist into its recent iOS update. Is there any way to turn it off? I love falling asleep to a video that I pick from my ...
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Why Is YouTube Mute on Safari?

I really don't know what extra information to provide to the question. Google Chrome works perfectly but, I actually have Safari as my default browser and I like it that way. I have an iMac (Spring ...
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Is it possible to play youtube video in safari browser on WiFi in iOS devices?

I have a query regarding playing you tube videos in iOS devices (like iphone,ipad).I can able to play youtube videos in safari browser in iphone on 3G data connection but can not play the same video ...
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YouTube at double speed on mobile

How do I listen to YouTube videos at double-speed? On the desktop I'm able to change the playback speed to 1.5x or 2x. With podcasts, I'm able to listen to them on my iPhone at 1.5x or 2x speed. ...
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Is there any way to get iPad Safari Youtube videos to play at a higher (HD) quality?

I like to watch educational videos (like Udacity) which are hosted on Youtube. However, when I watch these on my iPad 2 over Wifi, they always play back at the lowest quality! The quality is so bad ...
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How can I listen to a YouTube video on my Ipad?

How can I view a YouTube video on my iPad? My iPad plays any other video (like on FaceBook) but YouTube doesn't work. Do I need to subscribe to YouTube in order to view videos?
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Best lightweight browser for OS X 10.4.11 iBook G4

I have an iBook G4 running OS X 10.4.11 and I really would like to watch youtube videos, but it is very choppy and generally impossible to watch! I've read over this thread: http://forums.macrumors....
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Log into the iOS YouTube app (iOS 4.2.1) OR Export favorites some other way?

I am upgrading an iPhone 3G (iOS 4.2.1) to an iPhone 5c (iOS 7). Unfortunately, the iPhone 3G's YouTube app (the old Apple-made app) was never logged into a YouTube account, and now seems not so be ...
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YouTube videos don't work despite installing Flash Player

I just bought a new MacBook Pro with Retina display and I went to youtube.com in Safari to play a video, but the videos required Adobe Flash. I downloaded Flash Player and installed it, but the ...
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How can I make You Tube full screen on my iPad when using Safari?

I recently updated my iPad and now if I go to You Tube (i.e., youtube.com) using Safari and try to make a video full screen the navigation bars etc... still take up about 1/5th of the screen at the ...
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iOS 5 or iOS 4 upload to YouTube?

I have iPhone4 running iOS 5.1. No, I will not upgrade to iOS6 because it will delete my beloved pre-installed Maps application, and the new one from Google is [snip...] ... not performing up to my ...
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Youtube crashes audio

Whenever I play videos from youtube, the speakers seem to crash, the sound plays more times even on it and repeats. I can't control my sound settings, but the video continues to play. That sound stops ...
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Some videos from YouTube can neither be played on my iPhone nor on the Apple TV

Some videos from YouTube can neither be played on my iPhone nor on the Apple TV Hey Guys, not sure what is going on betwee Apple and Google....nothing wrong with both hardwares and I tried on ...
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How do I prevent Chrome going fullscreen while playing youtube videos?

I have started observing this ever since I upgraded to Mavericks. Earlier [i.e. on Mountain Lion] if I played any youtube video on fullscreen, only video would be fullscreen, not chrome. Now in ...
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Transfer music from YouTube to phone

Im on my ipad an I want to transfer my music from my YouTube playlist to my phone with out any cords. How do I do that?
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Embedded YouTube videos on mobile Safari - has something changed?

Up until recently, embedded YouTube videos on Safari pages on my first-gen iPad (iOS 5) worked as you'd expect, with the video duration and draggable time bar shown at the bottom, and the ability to ...
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Is there a way to play YouTube videos in the background?

I remember that once upon a time I was able to start a song on the YouTube app (or Jasmine), then go and do other things on the phone. That doesn't seem possible anymore. Am I missing something ...
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Downgrading an iOS application - how to download a previous version?

On my iPad, I updated to a new version of YouTube that I don't like. Is there a way to downgrade? Would it be possible if I have the application link to the old version? How do I get the old link? ...