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Download video from youtube [duplicate]

How can i download the video from this youtube link. Due to some reasons, video download helper, the firefox addon, is not working. Any other ways in Ubuntu? Youtube link Edit My question was not ...
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YouTube acting strangely

For the last couple of months, I can be browsing the YouTube web site, not watching a video, and all of a sudden, audio from a advertisement will start playing. Sometimes, this audio will start ...
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Encountering problem in Mozilla browser [duplicate]

In my Mozilla browser when I open Youtube it doesn't play any video. Although it doesn't recommend any missing plugin to install, but just shows an error.
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Youtube scope for unity dash

I just added the scope-youtube from the Lens for Unity ppa (atareao/lenses) along with the yavol needed lens to work with. I can open the yavol config tool to select browser/download/whatever, and the ...
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Sometimes Flash freezes in fullscreen mode. How can I just close it?

Almost every time I use YouTube in fullscreen it freezes and doesn't let me back to the desktop. I want to know if it's possible close to it through the terminal or something like that. Something ...
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green dots on youtbe videos [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Why is Google Chrome displaying artifacts in YouTube? This issue only comes out when watching youtube videos not on vimeo or others.The video says it all ...
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Unable to download videos using IDM on Ubuntu

I have installed Wine and I have installed IDM on it. However, I do not get the link which asks me whether I want to download the video on the page which I get while using Windows. As a result, I am ...
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Youtube yellow snow screen on Google Chrome [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Why is Google Chrome displaying artifacts in YouTube? When I try to watch any video from Youtube on the Google Chrome, my screen is totally normal but video is yellow ...
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Youtube and sound problems

I have two problems with my computer. One is with Youtube, one is with sound. I'm running an i7 computer. For the Youtube problem, I can't get Youtube videos to play at all in FireFox. They come up ...
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Youtube web app not working in Ubuntu 12.10

I just installed Youtube web app in Ubuntu using this command, sudo apt-get install unity-webapps-youtube but I cannot make it working or I do not find any Youtube icon on the dash.
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Youtube Unity Lens Returns No Results On 12.10

I'm having trouble with getting access to Youtube's content via the Unity lens. I thought it was my computer's proxy problem in general, however Wikipedia and Ask Ubuntu lenses both are able to ...
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Youtube plays videos at 360p (“auto” doesn't work)

I have moved to Ubuntu recently and noticed a bug I've never met in Windows. Youtube's "auto" video quality option does not work there - the videos are always played at 360p, so I should to choose 720 ...
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Youtube says “This video is currently unavailable”

Chromium on Ubuntu 12.04. Youtube says: This video is currently unavailable I don't know why but this is the case for some videos, but not all. Well, most videos. And I don't know what's wrong. ...
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How can I view Youtube videos in Tor browser?

For some reason I'm unable to view videos on Youtube when using the Tor browser. What steps do I have to take to view them?
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How can I parse a YouTube URL?

How do i extract only http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qdRaf3-OEh4 from a URL like http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qdRaf3-OEh4&playnext=1&list=PL4367CEDBC117AEC6&feature=results_main I ...
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does youtube playlists roll on when suspended

I fell asleep last night while watching a Youtube video. I woke up for a second just to see a black screen which I closed. Upon awakening I lifted the laptop screen (totally addicted to it) and heard ...
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youtube-dl not performing as expected on 12.10

When I type the video url, it bring out this message instead of download. Please what do I do because I really need to start downloading videos. joshua@joshua-HP-625:~$ youtube-dl ...
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Flickering on youtube

All the videos on youtube are flickering on my Ubuntu. See screenshot: http://imgur.com/51dAk This happens with HTML5 enabled and disabled. I am running Ubuntu 12.10 on a Thinkpad X61s. This only ...
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how to play flash videos in a browser using mplayer or vlc

Give the excessive use of CPU while playing flash videos, I am interested in using mplayer or vlc instead. I tried the greasemonkey script with this userscript in Firefox and Chrome, but it kept ...
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Sound Icon not appearing

I'm using 11.04 LTS. Everything is going fine. But the other day I booted up and went to use Youtube. I went to adjust the volume but the icon has gone, and the only way to adjust it is to either: ...
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How to set up Gnash and Epiphany for youtube?

I like the browser Epiphany (now Web or something). I also hate Flash and I heard about Gnash, its free alternative. All I want to do is to set up Epiphany somehow to use Gnash on YouTube. I can't ...
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A problem with youtube-dl

I am trying to use the youtube video downloader youtube-dl but when trying to use for downloading videos I get Traceback (most recent call last): File "/usr/bin/youtube-dl", line 29, in ...
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YouTube no longer works in Chrom v23.0 after kernel update today (3.2.0-33)

Using Ubuntu 12.04, Chrome browser v23.0, and had an Ubuntu update today 11-15-2012, and now suddenly I can no longer open You Tube videos full screen. It works well up until today. Some part of the ...
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What can I use to download YouTube videos? [duplicate]

With Windows, there are a couple programs to download video from YouTube. Does anyone know of any free software that will do this on Ubuntu?
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Can't watch youtube videos ubuntu 12.10

I have just installed Ubuntu 12.10. I'm not able to watch videos on youtube. After some time spent on loading I got the message: an error occurred, please try again later. This for any video I ...
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QoS for huawei SmartAX MT882a

Please guys, I want to be able to setup QoS on this modem to enable me stream video from youtube better. Any help will be appreciated. I mean I use the internet connection for many other purposes, ...
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Problems with YouTube on a new Ubuntu 12.10 [closed]

I've updated my Ubuntu to 12.10. Soon after that I've started having troubles with YouTube: video stops in ~1 minute before the end. Does anyone knows how to resolve that issue? UPDATE: also, this ...
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“No such file or directory” error when downloading with 'youtube-dl'

Every time I try to download YouTube videos using youtube-dl it gives me this: ERROR: unable to open for writing: [Errno 2] No such file or directory:<br> 'Filename.mp4.part' How can I fix ...
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Again problem with youtube fullscreen on dual monitors [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I fix Flash issues? My problem is same (I think) to How to make YouTube fullscreen actually fullscreen? and I tried to enable\disable HTML 5, but it doesn't fix ...
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Why isn't there just a plain Youtube scope in video lens [closed]

Why isn't there a regular Youtube scope in dash? There is only Youtube education and Youtube Movies I think
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Is there any video player that plays Youtube playlists? [duplicate]

Flash support for Linux is still lacking. Older hardware often performs only poorly when trying to watch youtube videos. There are several external players (VLC, mplayer, minitube) that alleviate ...
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How to enable YouTube which is banned on a system

I have YouTube banned in my system. How can I enable it? I tried to lookup for it in /etc/hosts.deny file but couldn't locate it. Looking for an Ubuntu specific solution, how to disable/enable it? ...
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Cannot play youtube videos in SMPlayer (v.0.8.0) using smtube (v.1.1)

Everything seems ok in smplayer except that. Youtube also works in internet browsers. Changing smtube settings doesn't help
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Why does youtube video look weird for me? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Flash video appears blue Colors look sort of blueish and and I wonder how to solve this:
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VLC - YouTube videos won't play anymore

I would like to play youtube videos on VLC. I am newbie (one of mac os re, but can fallow instructions :) when i enter address on network stream nothing happens it is on the playlist but nothing ...
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Flash animations doesn't work [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I fix Flash issues? I have a following problem: I have Ubuntu 12.04 installed on my Athlon 1800+ + 1 GB RAM + Nvidia Geforce4 MMX 440 (pretty old configuration) ...
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After update, flash plugin playing video too fast or too slow

Last night I did an update and reboot. After that, I couldn't reliably play any flash videos. They would either go too fast or stutter (as if they were buffering every 2 seconds). This occurs in both ...
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Do i have the rights for a Youtube downloader in USC?

i have made a media converter called format-junkie, participated at the ubuntu app showdown. I am wondering if i add to the program the ability to download a youtube video and maybe convert it at ...
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youtube-dl is not working

I am using youtube-dl to download some videos from youtube. But when I write: youtube-dl http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rn_YodiJO6k I get: [youtube] Setting language [youtube] rn_YodiJO6k: ...
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Youtube has lag (freezes) on gnome [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Why are Flash applications so sluggish? Youtube is not working well at firefox and chrome, midori works fine, this damage is lesser when I tested KDE. The video stops ...
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MIni tube, Youtube app wont show any videos

Does anyone use MiniTube for there Youtube videos ? I downloaded this but it does not show any videos just descriptions where the video would be Any ideas whats wrong ?
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Problem in installing YouTube unity lens

I was trying to installing YouTube lens and scope from Ubuntu. I typed the following in the terminal: sudo add-apt-repository ppa:atareao/lenses sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get install ...
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My minitube stopped playing, any suggestions why? [closed]

My minitube program suddenly stopped playing, frozen sound and video. Any suggestions why this happened. I am using Ubuntu 11.10. I uninstalled and reinstalled minitube, but still the same.
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Video plays back too quickly, sound problem - Ubuntu 12.04 LTS [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: YouTube movies are playing too fast with chrome Firstly I have problem with my sound on my computer. When I listen to music sometimes sound lagging for two or three ...
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higher cpu usage in ubuntu 12.04 than windows 7

Hi I have a Intel Core i5 with 6GB of Ram using ubuntu 12.04 64bit. I noticed that whenever I run chrome which is the faster browser for me in linux) when I watch youtube, the CPU usage for Chrome ...
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Does the program Abby support youtube or not? [closed]

The description of the abby package says: "front-end for cclive and clive abby is a front-end for cclive and clive used to download videos from Youtube and other similar video hosts. Abby is written ...
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YouTube videos on Khan Academy do not play

I just finished installing Ubuntu. YouTube videos do not play. I'd like to be able to view Khan Academy videos, which I think are YouTube videos. When I go to KA, the video area is black until I put ...
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The buttons and seek bar disappeared from Youtube videos - what can I do to remedy this problem? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I fix Flash issues? The buttons (pause, stop, seek, etc) have suddenly disappeared from Youtube videos. Does anyone have any ideas that could guide to defining ...
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Problem installing youtube lens

I get an E: Unable to locate package lens-video error after running: sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get install lens-video scope-youtube I have the video lens in DASH working.
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Using Ubuntu 12.04 with Chrome Stable/Beta and watching youtube gives be a black bar at the top

As the picture As you can see there's a black bar, is there anyway to fix this?