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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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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?
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Cropping videos to perfectly fit YouTube 16:9 dimensions with PiTiVi or Kdenlive?

I'm using RecordMyDesktop to generate videos for some tutorials and I've tried using quite a lot of video editing programs but haven't been able to get these videos to fit perfectly into the YouTube ...
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How do I remove the Youtube Unity lens?

I installed the Youtube scope and lens using these commands in terminal: sudo add-apt-repository ppa:atareao/lenses sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get install yavol scope-youtube Every ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 crashes when using Youtube [closed]

Ubuntu 12.04 crashes when I use YouTube. The screen goes black with a lot of numbers, for example [780.768026] or [420.620022]. The numbers are always different. Can anyone help me? I have tried ...
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How to download an MP3 track from a YouTube video [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to download a youtube video via terminal There are several Q&A threads that explain how to download youtube videos using the terminal. However, I would also ...
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How can I download the videos from YouTube? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I download Youtube videos? Downloading a youtube video I want to download some educational videos from YouTube or any other web site. I am using Ubuntu 12.04. ...
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Fullscreen youtube videos lagging a lot

In my PC, I can watch youtube videos without any problem. However, they lag so much on fullscreen, that it's basically impossible to watch them. How can I fix this?
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Downloading youtube videos with minitube

Minitube has been working great for a lot of the youtube links, but for videos that require confirmation that you're older than 18, they don't work. Is there something I can do about this? Or if ...
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Youtube Videos are Playing in Fast & Slow motion in Chrome & Firefox respectively

I have ubuntu 12.04, 32-bit. I've been having this problem for a couple of days now.. Youtube videos are playing in fast forward on google chrome and in slow motion on firefox! I have read some of the ...
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How can I upload video on Youtube and pause or resume it?

I need a software, an Youtube Uploader for Ubuntu. I need to pause and resume the uploading when I want. Sorry for my English but I'm italian!
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Ubuntu 12.04 Fullscreen Video Dual Screen

I recently starting getting this issue when making full screen videos. So two things happen pretty consistently. The video tries to fullscreen and fails and snaps back to window Or it succeeds and ...
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Youtube runs very slowly on all web browsers Ubuntu 12.04 LTS [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Why are Flash applications so sluggish? I installed Ubuntu 12.04 LTS last week, and it has been running fine. However, whenever I try to view a video on YouTube, there ...
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(Only) YouTube Videos automatically fast forward

I recently updated my Ubuntu from 11.10 to 12.04 lts and there seems to be a problem while I'm playing YouTube videos they, for no reason, start to fastforward (audio and video). This does not happen ...
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YouTube videos not available in Rekonq

YouTube videos are not working on my Ubuntu 12.04. Most of the videos say "Video not available at this moment", but if you go to someones channel, it says "undefinded" but displays audio. Browser is ...
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Ubuntu Application for Audio to text? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Alternative to Dragon Naturally Speaking? Does anyone here know about a program that can decode Audio to a text file? I was unable to locate anything through the ...
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Please provide me the way to download “Youtube Video Downloader” [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to download flash (streaming) videos from sites like youtube, dailymotion, vimeo, etc.? Please tell me the way to download youtube video downloader..... OS: Ubuntu ...
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YouTube shows “Missing Plug-in” in window after installing Flash

After installing Ubuntu 12.04 LTS 32-bit, I have installed Ubuntu Restricted Extras, configured Medibuntu, and installed Synaptic Package Manager. I tried to install Adobe Flash Player by installing ...
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YouTube videos not playing

I recently means TODAY installed Ubuntu along with Windows 7 means this is a dual boot system. So this is the case I installed Ubuntu 11.10 and than upgraded from 11.10 to 12.04 and after ...
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can't open youtube or vimeo [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I fix Flash issues? I can't open Youtube.com on computer with lubuntu and mint. I see that my flash works properly on other sites. Problem is in for example on ...
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Which one is the Official Ubuntu Channel?

I found 2 Ubuntu Channels on YouTube, celebrateubuntu and planetubuntu. Both had similar names, but planetubuntu had more videos. Which one is the Official Ubuntu Channel?
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What tools can I use to download videos from Youtube and Vimeo on Ubuntu 12.04?

I am using 12.04 LTS. Can anyone suggest a simple software that can download videos from Youtube and Vimeo?
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Why do I have problems seeing YouTube?

Recently I moved to Ubuntu, I had Windows. In Windows I could see very comfortable, but now in Ubuntu I can't. In the videos now, the picture and sound are out of sync. Often you can't see the videos ...
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youtube videos won't fullscreen properly on dual monitor setup [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to make YouTube fullscreen actually fullscreen? When I try to make youtube videos fullscreen, they become boxed within the middle of the screen, with the control bar ...
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Firefox addon that extract's YouTube URLs

We have a country-wide ban on YouTube.com, which means that you can't watch or download YouTube content even educational stuff or documentaries. Proxy or VPN are next to unusable for watching or ...
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weird youtube player colours - channels swapped [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Flash video appears blue I am having an issue in my ubuntu 11.10 , with youtube colours being messed up - it looks as though channels have been muddled like RGB -> BGR ...
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Youtube video stutters

I have an nvidia geforce 7400 graphics card with 1 GB of RAM. Just did a clean installation of 11.10 Ubuntu. Everything is fine except for the youtube videos, apart from being a lil slow it stutters, ...