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Error while using youtube-dl

I am trying to download a playlist using youtube -dl but getting an error. Command: youtube-dl --playlist-start 1 https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL8B24C31197EC371C Output: [youtube:...
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How can I get youtube's notification bell icon for comments working on firefox/16.04?

On Firefox, youtube's notification bell icon does not display the number of unread messages. If I click on the bell, it says "Please sign in to view your notifications." even though I am signed in.
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How do I schedule the recording of a live Youtube church stream to watch later?

I wanted to record live church streams that I cannot watch live when they take place and that are not originally archived by the church themselves. What software can I use to accomplish this on a ...
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How to access Motorola Scout66?

I am new to Linux and am trying to get my old macbook to do two things. Capture video from USB and this motorola app based cam then stream that to youtube. I love my hermit crabs. I have figured out ...
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Cant download youtube buffered video

I need a way to save the buffered youtube videos. I have a slow bandwidth and need a way to not spend data on downloading an already buffered vid. I read this answer : http://ubuntuforums.org/...
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Lubuntu - I can't play videos from YouTube using Firefox but in Chromium I can

I just switched OS from Windows 10 to Lubuntu 16.04 so I'm fairly a new user but not that hard to teach. Anyways, my problem is simply in the title... I know Google is my friend but I don't know what ...
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How can I download a YouTube playlist?

How can I download a YouTube playlist on Ubuntu? I tried youtube-dl but it's long to change quality, edit crashed file and pause list. I tried also JDownloader but it takes too much Memory, CPU and ...
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Youtube HTML5 videos playing very slow with distorted sound - Ubuntu 16.04

I have to restart the computer to fix it but the problem keeps returning. I have used firefox and Gnome browser and the problem persists on both. What could be causing this? PC specs: Intel core i5 ...
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Not able to play youtube videos - Failed to load “libpepflashplayer.so”

I am getting the following errors when I play a YouTube video: Failed to load "libpepflashplayer.so" Freswrapper is a translation layer which needs PPAPI plugin backend. Ensure your system have "...
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How to resolve “sign in error” when using Youtube-dl for downloading my personal, private HOA video (hangout chats)

I am on 14.04 LTS. I just installed Youtube-dl from the software center. I use Hangouts on Air, which I set to private, and record video chats with acquaintances for demos, instructional videos etc. ...
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Youtube videos stopped being displayed in Chromium

I'm using Ubuntu 14.04 64 bit with The HTML5 player is currently used when possible being enabled. Suddenly, youtube videos stopped showing but I still can hear videos' sounds. I don't have such ...
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Program to encode an audio file to video

I need a program to encode an audio file (like wav,mp3,ogg etc) to a video file (with a static picture or black/blank screen) I want an easy solution were I can achieve that like in a few steps ...
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Full screen does not work properly

When using full screen the launcher and top panel is always on top. It doesn't matter if its a game, a video or something else that I want to use the full screen feature in. I have a dual screen ...
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youtube-dl unable to download audio how to resolve that issue?

./youtube-dl https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLVqBLRhC9UzGX1BRbF53zsJE8Jw_eiLRK It produce following output with warning [youtube:playlist] PLVqBLRhC9UzGX1BRbF53zsJE8Jw_eiLRK: Downloading ...
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Sound problem in Kubuntu Cubeutils + Youtube on Firefox

On Kubuntu 16.04 when listening Youtube randomly when I set audio volume to maximum it will (depends od Youtube video) automatically change volume on system audio on Audio settings (CubeUtils). ...
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Bottom Unity launcher stops full screen video controls from working

As much as I think having the launcher at the bottom is better, it seems to have a problem. I can't control video such as youtube video when in full screen, because the launcher buttons seem to cover ...
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Laggy Youtube performance

Youtube works fine in Windows, but in Ubuntu GNOME 15.10 video is very not smooth. Framerate drops, the lag is very visible when things move on the screen. both Firefox and Chromium have this issue, ...
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Ubuntu often freezes when I make videos in Chrome fullscreen. How can I fix this?

With Ubuntu 15.10 running on 64 bit Intel i7 with Intel graphics hardware, I find that Unity freezes very often when I make videos played in Chrome fullscreen. The operating system does not freeze and ...
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Chrome on Ubuntu not playing sound from YouTube

Recently I have lost the ability to play sound from Flash-based apps like YouTube through the built in speakers on my Ubuntu 14.04 laptop via Chrome. (When I plug into an external monitor with ...
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Problem with videos on Ubuntu 15.10

I have noticed this particular problem on YouTube and Facebook videos in Ubuntu 15.10(with Google Chrome). The videos play fine on full screen mode but when I try to exit the full screen mode, Ubuntu ...
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Video playback causing system freeze, are settings for add-ons incorrect?

While online my system keeps freezing while watching video, with the error message “This window might be busy and is not responding. Do you want to terminate the application?” . At that point I have ...
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Unable to install Ubuntu alongside Windows 10

I've burnt Ubuntu 14.04.4 LTS 64-bit on DVD-R by Infra Recorder, and created a live USB of 15.10 64-bit using Universal USB Installer. Then I tried installing Ubuntu 14.04.4 LTS 64-bit, or Ubuntu 15....
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Ubuntu 14.04 freezes when watching youtube videos [closed]

When I watch videos on YouTube, the computer starts freezing. Sometimes it unfreezes after 10 seconds or so, but sometimes it doesn't. It happens both in Firefox and Chromium, although in Chromium it'...
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When musescore is open (using jack), how to videos from YouTube either are paused or have no sound

When using musescore, I'm trying to follow how-to videos found on YouTube. However, I find that when musescore is open, videos are paused or there is no sound. As soon as I turn off musescore, video ...
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“Package dependencies cannot be resolved” error when trying to install Youtube to Mp3 on 14.04

I'm trying to install Youtube to MP3 via the software center on 14.04. I am 100% a novice at Ubuntu, I just switched over from Windows. I keep encountering this error message: The following packages ...
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How to download an entire YouTube playlist as a single mp3 file? [duplicate]

What are recommended solutions to download an entire YouTube playlist as a single .mp3 file? I open to solutions other than youtube-dl.
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How can I control YouTube playback with my keyboard hotkeys?

Is there any way to control the video playback on YouTube through the special keyboard hotkeys of my laptop (e.g. Fn + F10/F11/F12)? In case it is relevant, I am using Chromium as my web browser to ...
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Only Show an Xfce4 Panel While YouTube Is Launched

My middle monitor has a panel with a clock at the bottom. When I am in full screen in YouTube, of course the panel with the clock is not seen. I want to create a script that does the following: I ...
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Getting OBS settings right for my setup

I'm getting set up to do some live streaming and I'd love to get my settings and configuration sorted. I've got a Logitech c920 HD webcam, and a Thinkpad X1 Carbon running Ubuntu 14.04. I'm trying to ...
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Youtube 60 fps stoping

i am facing some stops when i watch a youtube video in 720p60. I think this might be a problem by nvidia drivers because when i used windows i could watch this kind of videos without problems. I have ...
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xrandr crop video

I've been binge watching on Shark Tank lately, but the since YouTube uploader didn't "officially" release the video, they posted the video through some loopholes. I would like to view the video in ...
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Chromium not loading google related sites, youtube ubuntu ask etc [duplicate]

noob here having issues with google, youtube, etc not loading running 12.04 LTS. I uninstalled and reinstalled chromium various times. I'd hate to reinstall 12.04 as i have had issues with various ...
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How can I try to find why YouTube is crashing my Ubuntu 15.10 installation?

I have a pretty fresh installation of Ubuntu 15.10. It crashes regularly when interacting with YouTube videos. A typical example is making a playing YouTube video go to fullscreen: when it becomes ...
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Xfce dark theme font colours

I have a problem with dark theme. I'm using Ubuntu Studio and Nox theme. Unfortunately I cannot see youtube like/dislike ratio because its font with this theme is almost white. This problem rarely ...
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Ubuntu freezes when exiting YouTube full screen

I am running Ubuntu 15.10 and Chrome Version 48.0.2564.82 (64-bit) with Intel HD 5500 graphics. The computer will freeze when I exit a YouTube video from full screen. You can start to see the ...
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Chrome crashes when I turn on/off fullscreen on Youtube and locks down the screen

When I'm watching Youtube videos, Chrome oftenly crashes when I switch to fullscreen or exit it. But it doesn't pop up any window or notice or anything. Mouse keeps moving but everything else is ...
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Minitube and smtube not able to connect to youtube, but youtube works fine in browser

I have a Raspberry Pi running Ubuntu Mate 15.04 and have noticed that Youtube runs pretty slowly on it. I decided to try installing Minitube, but it said that it couldn't download "gdata.youtube.com/...
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I need the best film production video editor [duplicate]

I recently installed my ubuntu and am new to it. I have some projects with me related to video editing and since you can see, I have switched from windows to linux. I wanna know the best video editor ...
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Youtube looks funny

I just installed Ubuntu and my youtube looks like this http://s020.radikal.ru/i714/1601/4c/e5437a0a474f.png All the other sites (as far as i know) are alright. Fifefox shows the same thing
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What's goin' with Youtube under Ubuntu 15.10?

guys! I have problems to access youtube. Returns "Server not Found". What can I do to solve this? I wish a happy new year for all of us! Tks, Fernando
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Nvidia color settings reset on Youtube

I'm new here and I'm facing a small issue with the nvidia-settings when opening a Youtube video. I have my color settings the way I like it but as soon as the Youtube video loads, the color settings ...
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What Ubuntu Phone Apps are there? [closed]

What kinds of apps are in the Ubuntu store? Can you get facebook, pintrest, twitter, Youtube etc? Thanks
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Bad Youtube video quality on Ubuntu 14.04 with NVIDIA card

I am running Ubuntu 14.04 with an NVIDIA GTX 960 and the latest drivers. When I watch HD video on Youtube it has really poor quality, while HD videos from disk look normal with VLC. Tested it with ...
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Downloading and playing audio from cache

I was wondering if there was a way to download (only audio) and play a youtube video. How does one read and download from cache using the terminal?
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Youtube fullscreen weirdness in 15.10

I've recently updated to 15.10 from 15.04. I first had to fix Youtube not streaming in 1080p60 by following this answer: http://askubuntu.com/a/689476/310257 Now I have a second problem: when in ...
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How can I download an entire playlist from youtube even it exceeds 25 videos?

I know it may seem a duplicate question but I'm a very new user of ubuntu and those old methods I searched didn't work for me What I'm looking for is a guaranteed updated way with steps showing me ...
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15.10 Not responding after changing volume while app or youtube is on fullscreen. Thinkpad x220. What to do?

When changing volume on fullscreen app like youtube or any game. System stops responding for anything except for power off or ctrl alt + f1. But when I go back to gui screen via ctr + alt + f7 it is ...
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Global shortcut to play/pause youtube

I would like to set a shortcut that will play/pause youtube. I want it to work when I'm not focused on my browser or when I'm in a different tab. If the command pauses any youtube video running on ...
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Chrome: Cannot minimise video on YouTube

I have been unable to at times (almost always) been unable to minimise a video on YouTube or elsewhere (seems mostly to be all flash content) after having gone to full screen. When I try to minimise, ...
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youtube-dl not working signature algorithm

I am getting this error when I am trying to download a video from youtube via youtube-dl: WARNING: Warning: Falling back to static signature algorithm ERROR: unable to download video data: HTTP Error ...