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YouTube videos doesnt play on my device through native app (Samsung tab 3)

I am using Samsung tab 3.. YouTube videos never play in my device. When i click on videos, it loads for 1-2 minutes and gives error message -" Connection to server lost. Tap to retry".. shows same ...
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Removing Youtube app search history

I've got a problem with the Youtube app's search history. It contains only two entries and none of the searches done before or after are shown. The app doesn't save the new entries. I tried removing ...
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Google Play auto-update of other apps causes YouTube video to pause

I have set my Google Play to automatically update apps when the phone charging and connected to WiFi. This is convenient to keep apps up-to-date. The problem is, I may also want to watch new videos ...
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How can I play YouTube videos at 2.5x-4x speed?

I can make that on my PC with Chrome add-on for YouTube, but on my Android I can use BSplayer only with 2x speed. Maybe there's solution to increase to 4x?
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How do I block ads on YouTube?

How do I block ads on youtube on my android device? I have tried proxy websites - hide.me and plenty others, however, they work only on a windows machine, on android, they don't work, the webpage says ...
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Playing offline YouTube videos with screen locked

I am using OnePlus Two and I want to play the offline videos from YouTube in the locked screen. The solution mentioned in the below link does not work: Lock screen while playing YouTube video Is ...
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Why are apps not loading anything after a while of use (Nexus 5 | 16GB)?

Well the title says it. It happens to most apps that need an internet connection. (Instagram, Youtube, Play Store, Whatsapp etc.) The browser works fine though. But for example when I'm looking at my ...
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How can I Download Youtube Videos to android mobile?

I have some videos on the Youtube, But i could not download it! someone told me to download tubetabe app, But i do not know how to use it! Please help me with the easiest why to download the videos! ...
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Youtube in flyperlink

I recently came across a beautiful web browser named Flyperlink. It's really good but only problem with this browser is whenever i open a youtube link in it, it opens youtube app instead. Is there ...
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How to fix poor sound and video quality when pairing YouTube with a television?

I tried pairing the official Android YouTube app (by Google) with a television so I could watch a few videos on something larger. I was surprised by the poor quality of the audio and video. The ...
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How to backup YouTube's offline videos

I want to format (factory reset) my device (Lenovo k3 note).I have saved some offline videos from YouTube and I am afraid that I might loose them after the device format. Is there any way through ...
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Youtube app black and laggy transitions. S5 plus g901f

Maybe someone know where is the problem? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=34Z5zNCSlyc As you can see, video box is all black and transition is not smooth. Even on my old s3 it's smooth as a butter.
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How can I locate files that are shown as broken in the YouTube uploader?

How can I locate and remove video files that are shown as broken (white background) in the YouTube uploader?
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Get the list of downloaded YouTube offline video's title from another device

Is there a way wherein I can see what YouTube videos I have saved offline on my phone on another device with the same Google account? Is there a way to see a list of my saved YouTube videos?
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Youtube/Netflix randomlly pauses and displays pause icon after rooting/deleting apps

I fear I may have damaged my samsumg galaxy s4 android 5.0 phone by rooting and deleting some unwanted bloatware. Now when I am watching youtube/netflix at random intervals (2-10 minutes) it will ...
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Playback of saved Youtube video always starts from middle

When-ever I watch a saved video on my Mobile Phone (Android 5.0) with Youtube 10.49.59, I have to always drag the Playback Position to the start, because Playback starts from 3:03. I think (but I am ...
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YouTube app comments

I've got the YouTube Android app. Several videos endwith the youtuber asking to leave comments below. Where is this? All I see is an expand arrow, a like button, a dislike button, a share button, and ...
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How does YouTube offline feature work on Android and iOS devices?

How does the YouTube offline functionality work? What format are the videos saved in? I know that people can download/convert videos from YouTube site and apps like Tubemate, but is it possible to ...
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YouTube app keeps pausing the video

I am using a Nexus 5 D820 rooted stock Android 6.0.1 MOB30D. The YouTube app version is 11.x and is the latest as I checked for the updates today. The app pauses the video at random. I had to tap ...
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How do I recover the offline feature in YouTube?

I have lost the YouTube offline feature on my accounts and devices. The offline option has disappeared from settings. I have tried uninstalling updates and reinstalling them, I have tried changing ...
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Auto upload all my videos to Youtube

I would really like to upload my 4K videos from my Nexus 5X to youtube. I don't want to take any manual steps. So everytime I shoot a video, I want it sent to youtube without any manual intervention. ...
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Android YouTube connection via local network with my PC [Win7]

My PC and my Android device are both connected to the same router. Im using GlassWire network monitor on my Windows, so some time ago I saw connection on local network which IP indicate my Android ...
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YouTube 360 videos will play but the view is stationary

I'm using Sony Xperia M2 phone on Android Lollipop 5.1, and the YouTube app with latest update. Any video that supports 360 view will play, but the view is stationary - I can't move it around.
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YouTube car media output not working on bluetooth

Since the latest update on my Samsung Galaxy S6 (Android 6.0.1) I'm not able to play any kind of sound from the YouTube app true my car bluetooth media output. When I play something from my music ...
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YouTube 401 error

It told it was a network error, so I waited for about 2 days assuming that it would have to do something with the network, but my internet has been functional. I'm presenting the screenshot that I ...
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YouTube updates not showing up

I have the YouTube app built into my device but the problem is when I open the YouTube app, there's always a reminder to get that latest version of it. When I click that reminder, it directs me to ...
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How can I run Google's apps without Google play services?

Most of the Google apps (nearly all) require Google play services to run, like YouTube.I never liked Google play services and play store but I've to keep them because I can't run gmail and YouTube ...
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How to set the YouTube app to play 360p instead of 240p video?

In the YouTube app there are only options to play 144p or 240p. Is there any way to make it play 360p? When I access YouTube from Chrome it plays 360p videos; the quality of the same video was way ...
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YouTube app scrolls back to the top of the page when i go back and forth between applications

Whenever i switch between different applications and get back to YouTube it scrolls back to the top of the page . This is a real issue and damn annoying . is there anyway to work this issue out ?
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How to set the quality of YouTube video on UC Browser?

I am using UC Browser. I can't find any option to set the quality of video in YouTube to low or high.
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Move saved YouTube videos between devices

Is it possible to move the saved/downloaded exo YouTube files (downloaded with the YouTube app) between devices to avoid having to download them again on other devices? If so, how?
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If we upload video to youtube using youtube official video, should we keep the app foreground?

I did a few tests. it seems that if I go to another app, then the video is not uploading. Can youtube app keeps uploading videos while it's not the foreground app?
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Create a playlist of Offline videos in YouTube

YouTube's offline feature allows downloading selected videos so that they can be viewed later, without internet. I downloaded few of these from different publishers and now have set of such videos in ...
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What versions of Youtube for Android support fast-forward and rewind?

What version(s) of Youtube for Android definitively support fast-forward and rewind? I'm referring to the forwards and backwards buttons in landscape mode that permit you to jump ~10 seconds. I lost ...
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Skip ads from YouTube

Since ads are almost inevitable on official YouTube app on Android device, I was wondering if those can be skipped automatically? This post is only about those ads which can be skipped, lets ignore ...
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Open current video in YouTube app from Firefox

From a youtube.com page open in Firefox, is there a straight-forward way to open the video using the YouTube app? Firefox version 43.0
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Google play services doesn't get installed

I just wanted to upload a video on YouTube but after updating the app to the latest version , it says that it needs Google Play Services to run. I tapped different places of the screen because it ...
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Adding a new account to Gmail/Youtube shows a Password Error

I recently goy myself a Moto G3, that is running Android 5.1.1. I have 3 e-mail addresses, all of those I wish to keep in my Gmail app (I did that in an older phone I had), so I go to "Add Account" ...
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Cannot screen mirror youtube to TV

I am using a Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 10.1 with Android 4.4.2 and a Samsung UE48H6270SS. I can screen mirror my Music and also Media using the Samsung Smart View App but I can't do it with YouTube. There ...
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Avoid ads on YouTube app

There are many ads when playing videos on the Youtube app, I have tried many things but nothing works. Is there a way to avoid all the ads?
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Saved videos (expired) getting downloaded automatically

I had saved many videos from youtube in my android phone Asus Zenfone2. Many are now mentioned as expired. I surfed Internet and came to know that it may happen. One more problem I am seeing is that ...
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Forcing Youtube app to choose low resolution on videos

I'm going to let my kids stream Youtube from a mobile wireless hotspot on a tablet via the Youtube app. The issue is Youtube will select Full HD resolution when it can. My kids will not change ...
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YouTube app full screen cropped by navigation and notification bars persisting on screen

For whatever reason, Google thinks that it makes sense to bring out the navigation and notification bars along with the intrusive annotation that cannot be manually dismissed, then leave the bars ...
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Youtube crashes

I shut my galaxy s3 off while I had a video uploading to youtube. Now, whenever I try to go to the uploads tab, the app crashes. I tried logging out, clearing the cache and restarting my phone and ...
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Google Play , YouTube and Gmail show error message “No Connection – Retry”

Some Android apps (like Google Play, Google Chrome, Gmail, and YouTube) show an error message “No Connection – Retry”. On the other hand, apps like Facebook, Messenger, and WhatsApp perform Okay and ...
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Updating Youtube failed in BQ S38 (Android version 4.4.2)

I've a BQ S38 Model. While updating Youtube (current app version:4.5.17) from Playstore it downloads the entire file but while installing it gives an error (Description Below) Can't Install App "You ...
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Apps store settings/cache (the Android directory) on SD card even though it's not where they reside?

Phone: Galaxy Note 4, Android 5.1.1 I would expect apps to store their settings/cache in a place where they reside, i.e. if app is on MMC the settings should be on MMC and if it's SD they should be ...
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Is it possible to pre-download a YouTube video to view it later?

Is it possible to pre-download a YouTube video to view it later offline? I know this is a duplicate, but the functionality has been removed for a year, and no (automatic) alternatives to the problem. ...
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YouTube app stops buffering videos after the error: “There was a problem while playing, touch to retry”

After around 30 minutes of usage, the app gives me the following error and decides to stop buffering any other video until I restart my phone: There was a problem while playing, touch to retry I'...
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Live streaming to YouTube on Android phone

How do I live stream some local events and festival on to YouTube using Android phone camera?