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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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Why is video in the YouTube app blocky and how do I fix it?

On one of my Android devices, the video in the YouTube app sometimes becomes such that rectangular groups of pixels take on the same color. This doesn't happen when I'm watching YouTube videos on the ...
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Why does the “Mobile Networks” settings screen keep appearing when I try to use certain media apps?

Okay, this has been bothering me for some time now. I have a relatively new Galaxy S8. Precise specs are below. The Issue Whenever I try to open certain media-related apps on my smartphone, the app ...
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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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Plug in problems and google voice problem

Whenever i plug in my phone to a speaker and then play some video in youtube, it will open google voice search for some reason, the 'ok google' voice input is disabled. It will open whenever i play ...
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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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Google Play Services doesn't have enough room to install and I can't function without my YouTube music

I accidentally deleted Google Play Services a while ago and everything was fine for a while but yesterday YouTube did a big f*** you and now I can't watch anything. I had updates uninstalled because ...
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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" ...
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How to download videos from YouTube, Facebook from phone?

I am using a Samsung Galaxy A7 phone, I am a person who loves movies, or good videos on YouTube, Facebook, I want to save them, then how do I do? Has anyone offered some helpful advice to me? Thanks ...
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Undo or reverse YouTube update on my Samsung Galaxy S4

I recently updated YouTube on my Galaxy S4 and I don't like the changes. Can I undo the update or return my android to a couple of days ago? Or do I have to live with it as it is? Thanks for your ...
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How do I add a desktop link to a youtube video?

Normally I can add a desktop link from Chrome by using "Add to Home screen". However, when I click on a YouTube video, it automatically opens that video in my YouTube app rather than in Chrome. Thus ...
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How to turn off “Suggested: …” video pop-ups in the YouTube android app?

I don't know if this is something new or I've only just started to notice it but very often a few seconds into most YouTube videos viewed on the app I'm finding an annoying white box with a letter "i" ...
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YouTube App 1080p60fps out of sync and stutter

Whenever I try to play videos in 1080p 60fps on my Honor 8 running CyanogenMod 13, video and audio goes out of sync and the video lags/stutters a lot. I have tried reboot, clearing data & cache ...
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Listen to YouTube on Firefox in the background

On some pages I found the advice, that I could let YouTube videos play in the background when using Firefox for Android. And it works with the video in the article, but not on YouTube.com. Unlike ...
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Google Cardboard Icon not displaying Samsung Android Phone(s) in Youtube App

I am unable to get the cardboard icon to display on any 360 videos in youtube. I have Cardboard and Google VR Services installed on my Samsung S5 (just factory reset it, no other apps). Youtube is ...
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signing in youtube without other google service

I have android tv box and wants to access my youtube subscription. is there any way to just login youtube without the rest of google service? I dont want to see email pop up when watching videos... ...
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Youtube video shut down automatically

Im using wifi internet on android mobile. Watching youtube video after few 3-5 minutes the video shutdown and it comes on the main screen of the mobile. Whats the problem how to solve it. Any ...
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GMail “couldn't sync”, though I can watch long videos in YouTube

I have run out of space in my smartphone (got the message Storage space running out: Some system functions may not work). I know this is defined as a threshold of 10% of internal disk space (8 GB). So,...
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Why won't my purchased YouTube videos play anymore on Android?

I have a Motorola Turbo 2 Android. My purchased YouTube videos will no longer play. I get the following error on the screenshot below. Can anyone give me directions on how to fix this problem? Thanks ...
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Force HD YouTube on Android?

Is it possible to set a minimum level of resolution for YouTube playback so that the video quality will never go below, say 720p, on mobile? I often have seen that videos start playing in 240p and I ...
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Set youtube app upload default as unlisted?

Is there a setting so that a video I upload to youtube with the Android app is unlisted by default? I can do this on the desktop version, but all I can find on the app is the ability to change the ...
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YouTube and AdAway whitelist?

I use AdAway to modify my hosts file with quite a few aggressive sources. Unfortunately when my filters are active I can't see any channel or user pictures in the YouTube app. I can't figure out what ...
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How do I tell the YouTube app to play a certain resolution by default?

I have capped internet and it gets very quickly consumed when YouTube keeps playing videos in 1080p by default. How do I set it to play all videos in 480p only?
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Make youtube play in background [duplicate]

Is there any mechanism for playing youtube in background? When i am playing just audio songs from youtube, i need to play it as on background, since there is no video in it.
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Youtube framerate drops

I have Xiaomi Mipad, specs: single-crystal system: Nvidia Tegra K1 CPU: 4 cores ARM Cortex-A15 @2,22 GGz+ 1 power save Cortex-A15. GPU: Nvidia GK20A (Nvidia Kepler, 192 cores CUDA @950 MGz) Diaplay: ...
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Error While Saving videos offline on YouTube (unplayable)

I tried to save videos offline on YouTube on my Android mobile (Vivo V3) and it said that the video couldn't be save offline due to an error, "Unplayable". What does this mean and how can I fix this?