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Why can't I type in my search bar of my Ubuntu app?

I am following a YouTube tutorial (here: Creating Your First Ubuntu App) for creating my own Ubuntu app. However, when I get to the part where I add a text bar, I save to then run and try to type in ...
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Ubuntu video lens

I am using Ubuntu 12.04.I have a problem about unity video lens.When I use filter ; for an example YouTube and just searched about fast and furious , it appears very different search results than the ...
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Youtube does not work with cookies enabled on Ubuntu 13.04

Youtube has an awkward problem. I can not watch any videos unless I disable cookies for www.youtube.com and it bothers me to do this. This is probably not a Flash issue since it can be solved by ...
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Purple and green screen when watching video on youtube?

Just installed ubuntu 12.04 lts onto my desktop. Everything works great but when i go to watch a video on youtube the video appears only in green and purple? Sound is coming through just fine and ...
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Opening Youtube e-mail attachments [closed]

How do I open You Tube video from link in Thunderbird e-mail attachment?
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html5 video glitch

I have enabled the html5 video's in Youtube. Whenever I play a video in html5, I get to see weird horizantal lines: I'm using the latest Google Chrome on Ubuntu 13.04. I've got a Nvidia K1000M ...
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Youtube videos run very slowly

I am primarily a Windows user. I'm dual-booting Ubuntu 13.04 using Wubi and I've noticed that Youtube is much slower on Ubuntu than it is on Windows in the same network... Like a LOT slower. I find ...
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youtube-dl multiple files downloading

I use youtube-dl to download files from YouTube. I have tried downloading multiple files, but it is not working out for me. I have to open multiple terminals and start afresh every time I want to ...
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while youtube video selected to play it shows me that Div:is error

while youtube video selected to play it shows me that Div:is error why it shows like this andhow to solve this type of errors
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No YouTube install

abhimanyu@ABHIMANYU:~$ sudo apt-get install -y ubuntu-restricted-extras [sudo] password for abhimanyu: E: Could not get lock /var/lib/dpkg/lock - open (11: Resource temporarily unavailable) E:E: ...
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Youtube framerate low in full screen

I've just installed Ubuntu 12.04 yesterday, and i'm having problems watching video's on YouTube. Once I get to full screen the frame rate drops to 16fps. My PC runs the latest games on very high, so ...
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YouTube is not working

Why is YouTube not working? I have downloaded and installed the packages ubuntu-restricted-extras and flashplugin-installer, but Chromium says “Could not load Shockwave flash”. Is there a way to fix ...
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youtube doesn't work well

I replaced Windows 8 with Ubuntu. But now when I watch YouTube videos the video player does not work very well in 1080p. It sometimes does not load or stops and buffers every 30 seconds or so. ...
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Youtube video not playing

I use a wi-fi home network. My friends windows computer is able to play youtube videos with his windows machine in the same network. And I am able to play youtube videos using my iPhone's 3g network ...
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How do I remove YouTube sidebar integration?

I accidentally agreed to allow Firefox to 'integrate' YouTube with my desktop sidebar and now I want to get rid of it. How do I do this?
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Youtube laggs in fullscreen

I just installed Ubuntu-gnome 32 bit 13.04 on my intel iMac, but when I try to watch youtube videos in fullscreen, its very choppy and laggy, is it possible to fix it somehow? I'm using adobe flash ...
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Problem Viewing Youtube Videos

So I've checked all the threads on the problems regarding viewing YouTube videos. For me, one videos work perfectly, the other one doesn't load from the beginning. It must be a Flash plugin problem as ...
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Video downloaders need [duplicate]

I am using Ubuntu 13.04. The browsers I am using are Firefox and Google Chrome. Now I want to download videos from Youtube. Accordingly I've tried some extensions in Firefox and Chrome. But no luck, ...
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VLC unable to play mp4 files downloaded from youtube

Regarding the above, not sure what happen since previously I could play any files I download from youtube, be it avi or mp4. Now I cannot play any mp4 file downloaded from youtube but no issue to ...
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when I run a bash file manually, it works, but crontab can not run it?

This is my sh-file: http://paste.ubuntu.com/5816543/, that I use this to download youtube files in a specific period per day. when I drag the file (y.sh) into the terminal and press return key, it ...
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What's happen? suddenly no sound + Youtube's videos are played too fast in 13.04

What has happened? Suddenly I have no sound and YouTube's videos are played too fast. Is there a Flash problem?
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Facebook and YouTube not working in Chrome or Firefox

Can somebody explain why in my Ubuntu 13.04 the facebook site and youtube site can't be opened by Chrome or Firefox. Other sites can be opened except for this two site. I really need a hand here. ...
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Chromium browser not loading youtube video [duplicate]

I am using Ubuntu and have chromium installed in it. For every video on you tube it is giving me an error that the video is not available. I had installed flash player too but it is not working. I ...
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What visual style is this and how do I install it?

You can find my question in the title. The video, where I saw that visual style is the following: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=padG62OCSXg And the only thing I am interested in, is the visual ...
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How to add and play extracted youtube files on rhythmbox?

When I used to have Windows, I used to be able to save the file I was downloading to a custom folder and then drag that file to Windows Media Player. Is there any way to do the same on Rhythmbox? When ...
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YouTube Videos Stopped Streaming

I have been dealing with this problem for a couple of days but couldn't find a solution. I've posted on a forum before but nobody answered. Any help? A couple of days ago a problem started to occur. ...
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youtube doesn't work both on firefox and chrome with ubuntu 13.04

Youtube doesn't work both on firefox and chrome with ubuntu 13.04. it stops at the beggining. what can i do?
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Sound/Video playing in slow motion on 12.04 with Bluetooth + Chrome, but not Firefox

I have been using the same Plantronics BT Headset with my HP laptop and BT USB dongle running 12.04 since 12.04 came out. Just in the last week or two I have started to have a problem where playing ...
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Youtube not playing, Adobe flash installed! Dailymotion and other videos sides work good!

As my title says, dailymotion and other video sites work good, But youtube does play videos please help. Ubuntu 12.04 version, 32 Bit operating system.
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My screen turns off when I watch movies on YouTube [duplicate]

When I use VLC or other media player, I can watch the movie until the end without touching the PC. If I watch a movie on YouTube using Chromium or Firefox my screen will turn off as is set in System ...
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How do I make Youtube videos stream faster on my ubuntu?

According to this article, http://thetechblock.com/how-to-stop-isps-slow-youtube/, I can make Youtube videos stream faster on Linux, but I am not entirely sure how to carry out similar commands on the ...
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Can't watch youtube videos with chromium on ubuntu 13.04 64-bit [duplicate]

I've digged all over google but I can't find any solution to my problem. Firefox works pretty well. I have this issue only with chromium and only with youtube. I have no problem watching videos at ...
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Youtube videos are slow?

I am running Ubuntu 12.04 I have tried reading different articles online but I am beat. I check my internet speeds they are running at the correct speeds. Yet when on Youtube videos just take ages to ...
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Why do the YouTube controls keep popping up when full-screen?

When playing in full screen in Firefox or Chromium at random intervals YouTube will open up the volume / fast forward panel and then eventually close it. I have also turned off my mouse to rule out ...
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How to make a video for Youtube on Linux?

In many Youtube videos there is a guy talking something to his laptop and recording a movie with his laptop built-in camera and a microphone. My questions are: 1) What program do you recommend to ...
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cron job not executing youtube-dl command

I want to use the "youtube-dl" command in a cron job to download videos fron youtube. Therefore I created the following cron job: 26 00 * * * /usr/local/bin/youtube-dl -o ...
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dynamic switch between audio (applications) source

Formuling a question was quite hard :) I would like to know if there is a way to force the soundoutput to play the last audio stream started, reduce the volume of the actual audio source and when the ...
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No sound in Flash player but HTML5 player is fine

Sound on my Notebook is working fine, but when I visit Youtube and play a video using flash, the video runs fine but without sound. If I play same video with HTML5 player, sound is back. Any ideas? ...
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Where does Chromium keep the YouTube video files?

I know that in Windows, Internet Explorer stores .flv temp files in temporary folder (C:\Users\%username%\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Windows\Temporary Internet Files) when viewing YouTube. And the same ...
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Youtube video useless after the last update

After some updates recently, Youtube videos now run extremely jerkily. Almost like they are swimming in superglue. It also slows my computer down to a speed akin to a snail on diazepam. Running Ubuntu ...
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Why are Youtube videos not playing properly on chrome?

I've had Ubuntu for quite some time now and youtube and everything has worked spectacular! But all of a sudden recently youtube videos have stopped working right. The sound works perfectly, but the ...
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Poor-quality video playback from YouTube

I have compiled from source codes player VLC 2.0.5 The build succeeds. But when playing video from YouTube playlists , I get problems. Some videos are played perfectly. Others - no. bad ...
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Only in Ubuntu 12.10 Chrome on Youtube, videos are all playing with grain particles all over [duplicate]

It is a clean install of Ubuntu and chrome. Videos play normal on other video sites like DailyMotion. And videos play well on YouTube if I use Firefox. Chrome version 26.0.1410.43 Ubuntu 12.10 x64 I ...
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YouTube will not play in Firefox or Chrome on fresh 12.04 install

First of all let me state I am new to Ubuntu and the Linux platform all together. I decided to install on an older PC (Pentium 3) to get some use out of it. Everything seems to have installed fine ...
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Sync ubuntu - youtube or media

Does anyone know of a way to either: sync youtube videos across multiple Ubuntu desktops. sync media (movies/music) across multiple Ubuntu desktops. Ideally, one would be able to have media play ...
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Downloading videos to an external drive with youtube-dl

My Hard drive has very little free space left. Thus I am trying to get youtube-dl to save the videos onto my external drive. With no luck, so far. Has anyone tried that? Or any ideas on how to ...
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How to download YouTube videos via HTTPS

I am unable to access YouTube on HTTP. But I can access the same on an HTTPS. When I executed the command wget https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=StJLvbPIvTw it returned the following response: ...
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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.