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Repeat music in Chromecast

Found this song and want to play it in a loop through the TV when using Chromecast. When I'm using YouTube Music before Chromecast, then I'm able to repeat it. Thing is, once I start to Chromecast it, ...
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Why is Youtube draining the battery and what could we do?

A friend of mine just asked me a nice question: His (stock) Samsung Galaxy S4's Youtube is draining his battery. He said, that he hasn't been in the app today, and this morning he had the phone ...
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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 lose them after the device format. How to back up those videos ...
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Open external links in default browser instead of YouTube in app browser

I'm trying to find a way to get links in the YouTube app to open outside of the app. I don't want to stop watching/listening to a video while checking out a link in the comments.
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YouTube app holds a long wakelock. What app settings can I change to keep it from doing this?

I am using an HTC Evo 4g with Android 2.3.5 Gingerbread. I'm trying to deal with apps which keep my phone from entering sleep mode, and the YouTube app is a major offender. With downloaded apps, ...
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Lock screen while playing YouTube video

I have Samsung Galaxy S5. Is there a way to lock the screen but keep YouTube videos playing? For example, a particular browser app or add-on that would allow for the audio to continue playing while ...
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Keep YouTube Vanced playing in the background when closing the mini-player

I'm using YouTube Vanced. When I close the picture-in-picture by tapping the "×" of the mini-player, the video stops and I have to click the play button in notifications to continue playing ...
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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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YouTube, Facebook, WhatsApp are not working right and internet is not working

YouTube, Facebook, WhatsApp are not receiving and sending until I restart my LG G5. I was trying to delete some of the unused apps. Now my Facebook, YouTube says my internet is not connected even ...
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YouTube "can not connect to server" error on specific videos

I started the YouTube application, looked up a song, and found it. Then I tried to load the video, but I got the error message: can not connect to server But I can play another version of the song ...
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How to force youtube keep playing when phone is folded?

For foldable phone, like Samsung Z Flip 3, start playing youtube, fold phone, let youtube keep playing sound.
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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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How to save YouTube downloaded videos to external SD card?

I have a Lenovo A7000 with Android 6.0 installed. How to change the download location so that videos downloaded on the YouTube app are saved in the SD card? I don't have the "Use SD card option ...
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Embedded YouTube videos have sound but no video

Whenever I come across a page with an embedded YouTube video and press play then the sound will be heard but the video will be blank (a black screen). The controls work just fine - it's just that I ...
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How can I prevent the YouTube application from constantly showing a pop-up for YouTube Premium trial?

How can I prevent the YouTube application from constantly showing a pop-up for the YouTube Premium trial? I'd like to never have this window.
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Got an ad about YouTube Red, how to bypass this to download music?

I just downloaded a free YouTube app to my Galaxy Tab 3 7.0 (Android) that was supposed to let me download their music videos. But when trying to use it, all I get is a big ad for YouTube Red, which I ...
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Opening YouTube app rather than Facebook Messenger in-app browser [duplicate]

I'm having trouble opening the YouTube app (v16.36.64) from Facebook Messenger (v330.0.0.12.116) rather than in the in-app browser. The images show the link I want to open in the YT app and what it ...
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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 to make it open in browser to click a YouTube video in the result of the Google search app?

If I remember correctly, clicking a YouTube video in the search result of the Google search app used to open YouTube in my default browser. For some reason, it now opens the Play Store link for ...
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YouTube to XBMC using Airplay

Does anyone knows a method to send YouTube videos to XBMC using Airplay? The functionality I'm looking for is similar to the one available on iOS devices. I know that AirSync can send videos but not ...
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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 the network, and for every video, I have to change the resolution. ...
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Any way to Stream Youtube Sound off of Nexus 7 to Yamaha Amp over Airplay?

I have the following 3 devices: a Nexus 7 an iPhone 4s a Yamaha RX-473, which supports airplay All are hooked up over my wifi. I've setup Airplay with the amp and the iPhone, allowing me to watch ...
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Does YouTube Music allow non-premium accounts to download their own uploaded music to their device for offline use?

I just received an email notification that Google Play Music would be discontinued later this year, and instructing me to transfer my library over to YouTube Music (I haven't done this yet). I am ...
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Open YouTube links from Facebook Messenger app in the Youtube app

I am unable to play YouTube videos from the links I get on my Facebook Messenger app. Here's what happens: A friend of mine posts a video link to me (YouTube link) as a message on Facebook. I receive ...
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No sound playing 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 there is no sound ...
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1080p is missing from YouTube app on Android TV box

I am using Android 4.4.2 which came preloaded on the Android TV box. It is capable of playing 1080p videos on it, and I can see them on my big TV too which is also 1080p TV. But when I use YouTube App ...
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No quality option on YouTube app

recently I don't have any quality optiones on YouTube app and videos just can play on default quality and i though maybe the app has problem , so I updated app but that's not work.after that I search ...
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How to play YouTube audio in background/minimised?

The official YouTube app stops playing when I minimized, switched to another application, or even when I lock the phone. And when I resume, it restarts downloading the clip from the beginning. Is ...
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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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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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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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Youtube Music Application Local History File Location [duplicate]

Yesterday I was listening to some music, but it didn't get saved to my account's history since it was blocked by an ad blocker. I was wondering if anyone knew if it was possible to access my recent ...
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Enable YouTube mobile live streaming

I have a YouTube channel: https://www.youtube.com/c/stfrancisschoolbatalaofficial. It has been marked "for kids". I am unable to stream live from my mobile even though I have more than 1K ...
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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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How to hide Youtube homepage and sidebar?

I want to remove Suggestions in YouTube homepage and sidebar as it is distracting. In PC, there are extensions to remove this(like "YouTube rabbit hole" and "DF YouTube"). But how ...
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Disable title translation of YouTube videos

Is there any way to prevent the YouTube app from translating (some) video titles from the original title (e.g. English) to the phone's configured language? (e.g. Spanish) It's really annoying as ...
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How to stop google translate from translating youtube title [duplicate]

I've just got annoying things in my entire life. Youtube keeps translating my youtube title and it's totally annoying. Is there a way for google translate not translating my youtube title. I tried to ...
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YouTube no longer available for old Android 2.2 devices?

I unrooted my HTC Desire today and restored the stock ROM image, recovery image, etc. It's running Android 2.2.2 now. I noticed that the YouTube app is broken. I can run it, but it complains about not ...
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Disable info popups on YouTube app ("ⓘ")

When viewing videos with the YouTube app, constant info message popups during playback shows. Videos that show those info popups show a white circle with the letter 'i'. Is there a way to disable ...
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The application Market Feedback Agent has stopped unexpectedly

The application Market Feedback Agent (process com.google.android.feedback) has stopped unexpectedly. Please try again. I keep getting this error message when YouTube crashes. I click to report the ...
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Vanced Youtube & Native Youtube App crashes after ArrowOS update on a6020a46

I have a rooted Lenovo Vibe K5 Plus running TWRP+Magisk+OpenGApps+ArrowOS(android v10).No MicroG. I installed Vanced Manager and Youtube Vanced in it(sometime after the February update) and it was ...
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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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Installing full YouTube app on Tecno phone (Android Go) failed silently

I have a Tecno phone with Android 8.1.0 Go. YouTube Go is my system app, however, I grew tired of using it because of its limited features and decided to install the YouTube app. But that's when the ...
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Login to YouTube app with different Google account w/o gmail access

I can login to YouTube with a different Google account, but this account got saved in setting/ system/ account section, which means whoever get access to the tablet can access my gmail also. Is there ...
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How to go to a specific time of a video clip quickly in YouTube app?

Since the YouTube app has nowhere to input the URL, I cannot jump to a specific time to view it. Dragging the player caret is very hard to make an accurate jump especially for a long clip How to do ...
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Cannot unpair YouTube app on my smartphone from LGTV (SmartTV)

I cannot unpair my Android smartphone YouTube app from my LGTV. On LGTV: I went on YouTube app and log-off my account. I also disconnected all mobile devices from it, what should (?) suffice in ...
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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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What is this icon on the top right of some YouTube videos? [closed]

It isn't on all videos but it appears on some. No clue what it is. Example: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J4Vq-xHqUo8
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What is this strange symbol when I try to play YouTube videos on Kindle's Silk Browser?

I have always used the included Silk Browser on a Kindle Fire 5th Generation to play YouTube videos. Inexplicably sometime in the last week, it stopped working. The video playback window plays the ad ...
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Change "add to home screen" image

Is there an easy way to change the add to home screen image on Android devices? I know how to change the HTML manually but for example I would like to change it for the YouTube web app for example.

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