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Questions tagged [youtube]

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Youtube unavailable in 4k on Android TV Box

I have a 4k Android TV Box running Android 9 at 3840x2160 and I can't get Youtube to show 4k movies on it. I tried both the Youtube app that came with it and the official app from Play store. Both ...
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Notification settings reset to default

I had turned off my notifications for the YT app in my phone. However after a point, it seemed that the notifications setting went back to default(i.e. they went back to being on) Why is that so?
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How can I disable the little preview on Youtube (to save mobile data)?

I am running on mobile data on my Galaxy S7 Edge on Oreo, and was wondering if you can disable the little previews. They take a lot of data, and I only get 3GB of data before it slows down to 2G. The ...
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Controling YouTube using keyboard with Samsung Dex

In the YouTube app using Samsung DeX, I can't figure how to use the keyboard to do things like turn the volume up/down, pause the video, and things like that. It looks like the app is not configured ...
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YouTube swipe feature update

The YouTube swipe feature update has been causing problems on my phone whenever I use wi-fi. I thought the issue was with the YT app and after trying everything possible, the app works fine. But ...
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Video freezes but audio plays on YouTube

For the past two days YouTube on my OnePlus 6 has been glitching. Everytime I click on a video I can hear the audio but the video doesn't play (it doesn't go black, it just freezes with the audio ...
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Why aren't my songs dowloading?

I use an Android phone, and I usually download songs by converting them from YouTube to mp3 through websites. This time, when I hit the download button, the downloading didn't start. It said "download ...
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YouTube Glitch on OnePlus 6 [duplicate]

For the past two days, YouTube on my One Plus 6 has been glitching. Everytime I click on a video, I can hear the audio but the video doesn't play. Also, the new update allows me to swipe right to see ...
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Is there a way to turn off the “Cast to TV” feature on YouTube?

I really want to find out a solution to this since I keep accidentally click the cast to TV button and it always automatically connects to my dad's TV. I know that there is a way to turn of the ...
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Is any way to play Youtube, looped and underground, on Android KitKat?

I have successfully looped a song of Youtube on my Opera Mini (it doesn't work on my Chrome). But it doesn't allow to play underground. I wan't it playable looped and underground. Is anyway to do it?
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Why no sound in chrome web browser?

I would like to loop a song of Youtube, so I need to play it in Chrome browser rather than in the Youtube mobile application. The loop itself is working fine, but unfortunately no sound. I am using ...
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How to loop a song in youtube?

I used to listen to some favourite song in youtube (Android). I would like to loop so it plays all time till I stop. Previously I have tried using Chrome web browser. It work to loop, but no sound. So,...
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I do not want to see suggested videos under Youtube Videos

I have terrible self control when it comes to internet browsing and Youtube. I plan to watch a few videos then spend hours constantly moving on to new suggestions. Is there any for me to never see any ...
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Why can't I install YouTube on my phone?

I am using a Tecno Pop 2 Power device. It runs on Android 8.1(Oreo). It's a new device. When I launched it, it came pre-installed with the "YouTube Go" app, which is in no way a replacement for the ...
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YouTube Android caption style won't update

I have an issue on the youtube app. No matter how many times I turn on and off the captions in youtube(and system settings) and change the style, the style of the captions won't change. This ...
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re: viewing YouTube restricted(NSFW) videos in Firefox Android without having to switch to desktop mode

As I stated in the title of this post, I already know that restricted YouTube videos can be viewed in Firefox Android if you switch to desktop mode as opposed to mobile mode. I was wondering if there ...
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Watching Youtube and listening to music at same time in android phone- Is it possible [duplicate]

How can I watch Youtube video (app) muted as well as listen to music in phone's built in music app in any android phone? It is not a duplicate of this How can I mute the YouTube app while playing ...
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Google Play error 501 when updating YouTube

I'm trying to update the YouTube app. Whenever the update downloads and it shows "Updating app". It takes a lot of time and after some time, an error is displayed "Unknown error 501". I've searched ...
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How to set default resolution in YouTube app?

Such that every time I open a youtube video, it opens on that resolution, it is annoying when it changes automatically according to network, and for every video I have to change the resolution
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How can I mute the YouTube app while playing music on another player?

I do love to listen to music while watching text YouTube videos, but I can't because YouTube can't be muted. I use the respect audio focus in Musicolet Music Player. I have tried App Volume Control ...
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How do I play a video in the YouTube app at zero volume while simultaneously playing music in an MP3 player app?

Sometimes, I love to play music at a high volume while watching text YouTube videos and muting YouTube, like what I do on PC. I have a Huawei phone running Android 5.0 (Lollipop).
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Is it possible to stop YouTube mobile app from showing a previous video when opened?

I'm on android, Every time I open YouTube, it shows me a minimized video I watched before closing the app. How to stop that?
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How to hide bottom navigation bar in Youtube app?

I want to hide bottom navigation bar (not system wide navigation bar) or at least make it act like Chrome toolbar which shows/hides itself on scroll. I am blank on this as I couldn't find anything on ...
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Why does YouTube volume fade when visiting certain sites?

I use split screen YouTube and Chrome on my phone, but when I visit e.g. bbc.com the video volume fades to a much lower level. What causes this and can it be prevented? This is a OP3t with Android 8....
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Why on earth does YouTube change my lock screen wallpaper and how do I prevent that?

When I'm watching YouTube videos on my phone, and then lock my phone, my wallpaper is replaced by the thumbnail of the video I was watching. Removing YouTube from the recent applications screen does ...
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How to watch Youtube with screen off on any Android without a Youtube Premium subscription

How can I listen to Youtube with my screen off without a Youtube Premium subscription
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How to choose YouTube resolution using Mobile version (m.youtube.com), not desktop nor app

On an android phone, using Firefox, I access the YouTube.Com website. But for resolution control, I am content when YouTube delivers "m.youtube.com". I know how to force FireFox to solicit the ...
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How to tell if video on phone has been uploaded to youtube?

When I share a video to YouTube it can take days to upload because it waits for WiFi, then takes a while. How can I tell if a video was previously uploaded? (I tried searching YouTube but it's hard ...
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How can Android run a disabled application?

I have just run into a situation described in this blog: Can any one explain this to me? How can Android run a disabled application? What good do we have from marking applications as disabled, if ...
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YouTube update enforcement bypass? +Reasons why the old YouTube app is superior

The time bomb of YouTube's legacy versions has exploded:The “later” button to postpone the update has disappeared. YouTube is copying WhatsApp's update mesh. I really wish to keep using a legacy ...
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Adding 'Subscriptions' as default page in YouTube app

I use YouTube a lot in my phone, and specific in what I watch. I control this mainly using 'subscribing' channels what I really wanted to watch. Now the problem is YouTube app has it's own default ...
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My youtube, facebook, whatsapp are not working right and internet is not working

My youtube, faceebok, whatsapp are not receiving and sending until I restart my LG G5 android phone. I was trying to delete some of the unused apps. Not my facebook, youtube say my internet is not ...
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My phone says that its unable to connect to some apps

I have an Samsung J5 (2016) and since the afternoon I cant connect to whatsapp playstore youtube ebay and some other apps, the odd here is that it shows on the top that is connected and I can use apps ...
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Some Apps not woking in cellular Data

I have an Blackview BV 8000. Some Apps like Chrome, Stack exchange, Facebook, WhatsApp... Work without a problem. However apps like Gmail, YouTube and Google play store don't work on cellular data. ...
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Video apps all failing?

I've recently noticed a whole collection of video streaming apps all failing at once on my Samsung S8+. YouTube, Amazon Prime Video and All4 are all now dead -Amazon will start up but not play ...
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YouTube age-restriction bug

I am asking this question on this site as I have a problem with the YouTube app: So, I happen to be a teenager under 18 and have a Gmail id that I use with YouTube. Now everything was fine until ...
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YouTube Download not available

I was on vacation in Asia a couple of weeks ago with my old cell phone. I discovered the YouTube offline feature and loved it! Now, back home, i tried to use it with my newer cell and discovered that ...
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How do you disable autoplay in the youtube app when you are watching a playlist?

I have set autoplay to off in settings, but when I enter a playlist video, the next video still starts when the one I am on ends.
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To report Youtube security bug [closed]

I found security vulnerability/bug on YouTube. I want to report. How can I report it? Is there a quick way?
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How can an Android smartphone pretend to be a tablet? (App UI like tablets)

Smartphones have heavy restrictions, compared to tablets. Many applications, even homescreen and lockscreen, enforce vertical rotation. http://www.quora.com/Its-2016-Why-wont-my-homescreen-and-my-...
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How to avoid advertisement in YouTube

I would like to know if there is a way to avoid the advertisement in YouTube videos in YouTube application for Android ?
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Audio Equalizer for YouTube Music app

I want to adjust music played by YouTube Music app (don't mix up with Google Play Music). How can I do it? Built-in MusicFX equalizer doesn't affect YouTube Music. I also tried several external apps, ...
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SignIn to Youtube (Android App) with Gmail but without adding Account

I want to Sign-In to YouTube Mobile App on Android phone with Gmail Account but without adding the Account to Phones Account list , cause if I add the Account to phone then the account also shows up ...
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Can youtube videos be downloaded with subtitles for offline viewing using the app?

I noticed that when I download a video in the youtube app for offline viewing, subtitles are not included. What do I need to do so that I can see subtitles while viewing a video offline?
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Youtube android app with fine speed controls [closed]

I know the youtube app has the option of playing videos at 0.75x, 0.5x and some other speeds. I am looking for an alternative youtube client that can play youtube videos at a greater range of speeds....
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How can I get rid of the small number near the YouTube desktop icon

What does the small white number on orange background in the upper right corner of the YouTube desktop icon mean? And how can I remove it?
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how can i fix this?

when i watch video in YouTube or Facebook or browsing, doesn't matter where, image is always like this. someone to have solutions about this? thank you!
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how to save you tube videos from the library onto my computer

I have saved YouTube videos from my android phone into the YouTube library. I thought it was being saved onto my phone. How do I save the videos from the YouTube library onto my android phone or ...
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Doing a search on the YouTube app

I use the YouTube app on my smartphone. I want to know how I should proceed to search on a specific channel. Because every search I make in the application takes into consideration all the internet ...
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How to log into a 2FA protected YouTube account in Gear VR?

While using Gear VR, I tried to access my YouTube account from both Oculus Browser and Samsung Internet. Since my account is protected by 2-factor authorization, the app tells me to click the "yes" ...