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14.04: Cannot sign into youtube webapp

Cannot sign into my account using the youtube webapp on Ubuntu 14.04 because everytime I click on the signin button inside the youtube's homepage on the webapp, it opens a new window of the default ...
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I can't watch youtube videos ubuntu 12.04

I had moved from xubuntu 12.04 to ubuntu. And now i can't watch youtube vides and nothing like that.The screen looks tinier and i only can see green red and yellow images .help please.
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video playback running very slow (mp4, youtube, etc) on Asus EEPC 1201t 2gb using Ubuntu 13

I used to have a Windows 7 starter edition OS installed on a Asus EEPC 1201t 2gb and mp4 HD videos from my camcorder used to play fine. So I switched to Ubuntu 13, the whole system is pretty faster ...
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Youtube occasionally giving black screen

I know that there were many questions about youtube giving blackscreen, but I went through a lot of them on none was my problem. I am using Chrome 32bit, basically, youtube sometimes stops working for ...
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Is it possible to stream one's desktop to Youtube live event?

The goal is to run the Live event, but not from one's webcam, but rather streaming the contents of the desktop. How would i go about doing that under Ubuntu GNU/Linux?
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VLC Media Player and Youtube Playback jerky

I installed VLC Media Player 2.0.8 on my Ubuntu and I tried to play videos on youtube and VLC Media player they were jerky. The video stops and sound repeats again and again like a scratched VCD is ...
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distorted video

When viewing youtube videos, video is distorted like this: Flash player is up to date, javascript is enabled, and same issue for firefox and chromium browsers. What to do?
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How to get rid of youtube html5 player from firefox

I have tried youtube html5 player by opting it in from here But i dont find html5 youtube player as good as flash player. So i opted out from same link despite of opt-out youtube was showing videos ...
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How do you make it so all youtube videos play the worst quality by default on ubuntu?

The goal here is to use as little bandwidth as possible.
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lubuntu 13.10 flash video doesn't display (youtube)

I have an old pc 256mb ram and 1.6GHz processor which had win xp. It could play youtube videos with chrome (ok it stucked a bit) and i installed lubuntu 13.10. I installed the flashplayer plugin but ...
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When watching video full screen online, screen goes grey

When I have watched a video online (usualy with YouTube video's), be it with Firefox or Chrome and press the button to exit full-screen mode, my laptop screen turns grey and there seems to be nothing ...
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browser video not working, weird shape and colour [duplicate]

i have posted pics to show you what my browser videos is doing. it is only happening on videos streamed in browsers. it wasn't always like this. vlc player works fine with saved files. i have tried ...
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External links to YouTube result in “video currently unavailable” in Chromium [duplicate]

BTW I don't consider this a duplicate as I am strictly speaking not troubleshooting codecs. I have no problem playing you tube videos, if they are started from within the youtube website. Ubuntu ...
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How to grab a youtube channel

I always use youtube for getting many information I need. What i want is a script or a command line that grabs and installs all videos from a given channel path. I.e. I want to download all videos ...
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Can't remove Youtube icon from sound indicator

I've tried to remove YouTube player from sounds menu in Ubuntu 13.10 but it doesn't worked. I've done all these things from this webupd8 site. I've already added to blacklisted player but it still ...
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Cannot play YouTube videos in Firefox - Opera works?

Since a couple of days it is not possible for me to watch YouTube videos in Firefox - nevertheless I installed Opera and tried it successfully to play videos with it. What I tried so far (and did not ...
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YouTube wouldn't open properly on ubuntu 12.04

Two days ago I installed Ubuntu 12.04 and YouTube was working perfectly fine then, but today when I opened it, what I saw was white screen with everything(search, my channel etc.) written in a column ...
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Unable to download videos using youtube-dl ('sig error'), how to correct?

I used to download videos using youtube-dl command line tool, from the past two days whenever i try to download any video I get an error as shown below. $ youtube-dl ...
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Youtube song controll audiomenu

I have a question. In Ubuntu 13.04 I had the option to controll things in a youtube playlist from the audiocontroll menu in the toppanel. It looked like this but then with Youtube Grooveshark song ...
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youtube-dl stopped working [closed]

On my 12.04 LTS I can't download from YouTube via youtube-dl. I used to do that, but recently (for a week) I'm not able. I tried on many videos and I get same output: $ youtube-dl -t ...
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Help, white-screen with youtube on chrome

I'm using 64-bit ubuntu 12.04LTS on my laptop a sony vaio e-series dual-booting it alongside windows 8.1... i use google chrome but my problem is that sometimes when i watch youtube videos when i go ...
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How do I download Flash player to see youtube videos?

I clicked "ATP for Ubuntu 10.04+" and when I click download it asks me to choose an application. I did some searching, and ATP is not listed in my firefox applications listing. should I have clicked ...
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Why can't YouTube, Audacity, Tartini and PulseAudio all get along?

(This is on Ubuntu 12.04 LTS with all the latest updates applied.) One audio application I use a lot is Audacity, both as an audio player and as a recorder, usually with the cheapest headsets I can ...
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Chromium Youtube codecs

I just tried to fix a problem I had as discribed here: This video is currently unavailable - Youtube (Since I have less then 15 reputation, I cannot simply add comments in that thread :() Installing ...
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Convert downloaded YouTube videos (downloaded with youtube-dl) to audio-only, with no loss? [duplicate]

If one downloads videos from YouTube using youtube-dl, they get .mp4 files which are a ISO Media, MPEG v4 system, version 2. Can these files be converted to audio-only, ideally with no quality loss? ...
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How to fix Problem playing Youtube videos in firefox?

I am using Firefox as my browser and when I am using youtube and play any video on it. Not the video and audio they both are not coming continuously. They are coming with an interval. Its like the ...
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How can I play Flash videos from YouTube louder?

Some videos played in Firefox just have a too little volume. I have already used alsamixer to turn up the volume to the maximum, and of course I've also turned up the volume of the Flash player to the ...
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Linux adobe flash player youtube videos sound distorted

When I just start my computer, youtube videos work fine. However, after working for some time (might be related to suspend session), youtube videos don't work good anymore. They are very non-fluent: ...
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Using avidemux for YouTube preprocessing

I'm trying to do what I would think to be among the simpler things one can do with avidemux, but I'm having a real hard time figuring out exactly what to do. I've got some videos shot with a Panasonic ...
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Can't view streaming program

i am almost new in ubuntu (so I need detailed help) and I am not able to view sport streaming events on the web. I have problem with Eurosport (on Eurosportplayer) Youtube on the FAQs for ...
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This video is currently unavailable - Youtube

I'm having problems with playing some Youtube videos but not all of them. I have tried using the html5 Youtube player according to this answer but that didn't work and I have issued following ...
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How can i download youtube videos one after another automatically from terminal

How can i download youtube videos one after another automatically from terminal? is there any chance to download youtube videos one after the another automatically from terminal??
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How to identify whether flash player has been installed or not? [duplicate]

I totally switched to Ubuntu( 13.10-Saucy, 32-bit) recently leaving Windows behind forever. My Problem: When I visited youtube (through firefox), the video was not able to play and told me to ...
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Youtube going white on ubuntu

Whenever I use ubuntu and minimize the youtube videos from full-screen mode, the screen goes white. This never happened or never happens in windows. Why does it happen in ubuntu?
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Ubuntu 12.04 Applications Places

All of a sudden, Ubuntu on Dell Vostro 2520 in two nights messed the "Applications Places" menu. First, it vanished the Private entry totally. And due that, all of its members. Fb YouTube Tried to ...
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Youtube Videos are choppy on chrome after update to 13.10

Recently I updated to 13.10. I mostly use youtube on my phone so i never really noticed but when i tried playing a video on 13.10 with Chrome,the video is all choppy, it loads fine and the sound is ...
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I can't find the Youtube browser plugin in Totem 3.8.2 player

I'm using Ubuntu 13.10 at the moment, I can only play youtube videos through drag and drop a youtube link or 'open file location' option there. When I press F9 or sidebar option, the playlist appears, ...
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Flash/Java problem in Ubuntu 12.04 LTS

I am having a different kind of problem in Ubuntu and I have searched a lot and used a lot of commands, but all in vain. The problem is when I try to watch Youtube videos, it takes quite a lot of time ...
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Youtube videos don't fullscreen in Ubuntu 13.10

When I watch a video in Youtube the full screen option doesn't work, I'm using Firefox in Ubuntu 13.10. Why?
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no sound in firefox youtube after upgrade to 13.10

After upgarding ubuntu to version 13.10 I don't have any sound while playing youtube videos in firefox browser (version 25 - for Ubuntu canonical 1.0). I don't have this problem in chromium browser. ...
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HD videos on youtube play choppy

Any time I play a video in 720p and 1080p on you-tube it becomes choppy and pixelated. Also in full screen any type of you-tube video does the same thing. I’ve updated my graphics driver and had no ...
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how to fix “could not load shockwave flash”

I just installed ubuntu 12.04 32bit. I can't watch youtube videos in firefox or chromium. i installed chrome, but it will not run. here are some details and the things i have tried: flash is ...
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Is there a GUI for youtube-dl?

youtube-dl is advanced but it lacks a good GUI. I personally can't use such a program without a GUI. Something similar to YTD downloader will be good. I need it to have a progress bar and other ...
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Video won't play correctly

I'm new to linux and I've installed ubuntu 12.04 on a dual boot PC. Whenever I play something on Youtube or Iplayer the image is compressed to the left half of the screen and the colours are wrong. ...
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How can I upload MP3's to youtube using Ubuntu? [duplicate]

I used to use Windows Moviemaker. I am new to Ubuntu. Is it possible to do this easily? I am fairly techtarded.
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Adobe Flash Player fullscreen bug

For a few days I've been experiencing a really strange behaviour when watching YouTube videos in fullscreen. It looks like this: As you can see, the video stays the same size as it had in embedded ...
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Cannot update youtube-dl

I use youtube-dl to download videos for watching later offline. Usually, it works fine. However, due to frequent changes on the video sites, it sometimes requires a quick update. It wasn't a problem ...
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YouTube Firefox app

Running a brand new installation of Ubuntu 13.04 I downloaded today and installed via a Live USB. First action was to open Firefox. Well, no, I closed it because the updater had 100 MB of updates. ...
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How to download entire Youtube channel using commands or application [duplicate]

I want to download entire Youtube channel using Ubuntu, but i can't find way to download, any help appreciate !
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Problem with installing Flash [duplicate]

This question has been posted loads of times, I know, but seriously I've spent hours and HOURS searching the web for answers. Anyways, basically I have just installed Ubuntu 13.04 for the first time. ...