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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, ...
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How to watch High quality youtube videos in movie player (totem)?

I can watch you-tube videos in movie player by using you-tube plug-in for movie player but I need to watch videos in high quality . Thanks
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Black Flash Player Screen in YouTube in Firefox on ubuntu 11.10

I have been unable to view any videos online since the latest Adobe Flash Player update. When I go to view a video on YouTube there is only a black screen in place of the normal player.
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How to uninstall the Youtube lens?

Original title: Well, I installed a lens for Youtube and cant figure out how to uninstall it. I do not exactly which site I used to install the script for the Youtube lens, but I cannot get it to ...
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Distorted colors on youtube after an upgrade [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Flash video appears blue ubuntu 12.04 and Ubuntu 11.10 I have Kubuntu 11.10, and after last upgrade, I'm not really sure what was it, but I assume chrome from 17 stable ...
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Youtube videos are displayed oddly [closed]

I would show you all a picture of how the Youtube window looks, but I do not have enough reputation. The video is displayed as a small player to the top right of the designated area. A very large ...
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How can I download music from youtube and not the video film?

I want to know if is there any programme to download music from youtube,not video....like DVDvideosoft in Windows...
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High CPU usage when watching youtube videos (HTML5)?

When I watch a youtube video, especially in HD, the browser I'm using (chrome) will use in excess of 200% of the CPU. This causes the video to stutter and also makes my laptop very hot. Is it normal ...
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Shut down after YouTube upload is finished

I upload youtube videos over night using a computer running Ubuntu 11.10 as it really eats my bandwidth. But it's normally done when I'm not around, so it wastes quite a bit of energy leaving it ...
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How to fix VLC not recognizing the input format from YouTube Lens?

I have Ubuntu 11.10 and VLC 1.1.12. When I click on a video result in the lens, it opens VLC and I get the following error: VLC can't recognize the input's format: The format of ...
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I cannot watch some videos after upgrading to flashplugin

After upgrading to flashplugin, I cannot watch videos on the internet. I also cannot watch some other youtube videos. I'd say it's a bug in Gnash, any ideas?
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youtube video location in firefox

As I moved to newer version of firefox-8.0 I lost the location firefox use to store flash videos previously it used to be in /tmp/FLASH****, but now it's not there even in ...
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How do I open Youtube content in an app instead of my browser, while clicking on a link?

Now when I follow a link in my browser to Youtube, it opens in a new page of my browser, in my case Firefox. I would have liked that it provokes the launch of another app, for example Minitube, VLC ...
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How to download youtube videos like with realplayer in windows? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Downloading a youtube video i use to download videos in window and was wondering if there is anything that is open source that can download the videos? I am using Ubuntu ...
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Slow Video with an ATI x1300

ive got an ati x1300 with its drives installed, but when I see videos un youtube (sd or hd) they see slow, and chopped. What could be the problem?
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Youtube videos suddenly all report “Invalid parameters” and won't play

Running 11.10, with up-to-date Flash (11.1.102.55, which the Flash site agrees is the up-to-date version). Every Youtube video reports a blank screen with the words, "Invalid parameters": I've ...
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Play youtube videos in Totem movie player

Whn I try to play youtube video in Totem I get this error: No supported stream was found. You might need to allow more transport protocols or may otherwise be missing the right GStreamer RTSP ...
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How do I stop automatically unmuting when playing a Youtube Video? [closed]

Ubuntu 11.10 automatically unmutes when I play a Youtube video. It might be a general flash problem. How do I configure the sound to never be modified by programs unless I control it do to so?
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Online video playback in all browsers halting and unwatchable

At first I thought this might be a Firefox issue, but I get the same problem in Chrome, so it seems to be more system wide. When I try to play any online video, particularly YouTube, the audio plays ...
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Youtube Videos (1080p) Very Laggy

Can't play 1080p videos on Youtube but they play flawlessly on Windows 7. Any suggestions/help? CPU: AMD Turion 64 x2 1.8GHz, 2GB Ram and ATI HD 3200.
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Html5 videos from Youtube aren't loading in Google Chrome [closed]

When I go on to Youtube and join the html5 trial the videos no longer load. They show the 'loading' circle and stay black. When I use flash instead on Linux the videos load. When I use Google Chrome ...
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Youtube video freezes in Lubuntu 11.04

What happens : (1) video freezes after a few seconds of idling while audio remains intact. (2) video resumes if I move the mouse. What I tried : (1) right click on a video -> "settings" -> ...
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ERROR while downloading youtube videos from terminal [closed]

I installed youtube-dl very recently and when I tried to download a particular video using its url as (youtube-dl url),the following error occured: Error "no fmt_url_map or conn information found ...
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Flash player + YouTube HD = crashing plugin

I've installed Ubuntu with Wubi, on my WinXP system. I cannot seem to get YouTube videos to play in HD (using Firefox 6) without crashing. I tried gnash first, but that did not seem to be quite ...
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Youtube playing audio many times

Ubuntu 11.04, Firefox 6.0, Shockwave Flash 10.3 r183. Every time I play a Youtube video, it starts playing the audio many times, so that I get many overlapping copies of the same audio at the same ...
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Recording videos with audio in Ubuntu

I'm trying to put together a video blog for you tube, and I'm looking for a software application where I can use the webcam to record video and also some way to record audio. I've checked out wxCam ...
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Why do my (youtube) videos play for two seconds, then stop?

Lately (a week or so) I have this incredibly annoying bug: Every once in a while I get to the point were youtube and other .flv-videos play for two seconds and then stop. If I press start and stop or ...
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Some Flash moving portions displayed incorrectly in Firefox

I am using 11.04 Natty and Firefox 5. Video card is ATI Radeon HD 4670 and I am using the newest proprietary driver downloaded from ATI website. Some Flash apps, such as embedded youtube vids and a ...
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Music player that plays Youtube playlists

I have tried all music players recommended in answers for similar questions, but I haven't found a player meeting the following requirements: Plays youtube playlists smoothly (caches the audio ...
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Youtube is not working, not supported by router? [closed]

I just changed ISP and router, but now I have a problem. It is no longer possible to see youtube movies, images from the page etc.. ytimg.com, which delivers the content (videos, css, images) on the ...
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Uploading video to youtube in right format

I have a Sony CX115 and I have a little footage I'd like to put on youtube. I've downloaded Arista from the Ubuntu Software Center and then I've downloaded its Youtube HD plugin. I've converted my ...
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Is there any program or add-ons to download FLV from website? [duplicate]

I just need some sort of programs that can download flv from website like youtube and other.
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Which options on Adobe Flash Player do I choose so that I could watch videos on YouTube?

Somehow YouTube wrote that I must have a Flash Player to watch videos, and apparently I don't? The website that was suggested on YouTube was: http://get.adobe.com/flashplayer/ And I didn't know ...
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Totem issue with youtube: gstreamer

When trying to play youtube videos in Totem, I get this error: GStreamer encountered a general supporting library error. When starting from the commandline, the actual error is is this: ...
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How can I download Youtube videos? [closed]

First i tried with youtube-dl and all the times ( and all days) for all videos it gives this same error: youtube-dl http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6zWwTTAc7O8 [youtube] Setting language [youtube] ...
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Youtube ENTIRELY crashes the computer

About a week ago a regular Synaptic update ran in the background. Ever since, when I try to watch a Youtube video (just hitting "play" on the video) the monitor goes black for a moment, then there are ...
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BBC flash videos don't play in Firefox (Youtube videos do, and all is fine in Chrome)

Ubuntu 10.10, 32 bit. Firefox 3.6.14 Why don't BBC videos play in Firefox if Youtube has no problem? Moreover videos play fine in Chrome. Another strange thing: there seem to be two flashplugins in ...
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Black & White Video with Youtube

I have an issue with the Youtube Player within Ubuntu. It seems that when playing videos, they are in black and white, no matter whether they are normal resolution or HD. I kind of figured out how ...
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YouTube videos have a red tint

Since yesterday, all YouTube videos have a red / pink tint. Vimeo and other video sites are working. It seems strange that it's only on YouTube, but since other people I asked don't have this ...
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Consistent Flash Player Crash ONLY on YouTube [closed]

It could be similar to one of the bugs listed on LaunchPad (#689158), but may not be. Basically, I used to occasionally get a crash on YouTube and opening a new browser or rebooting (don't remember ...
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Youtube locking up Ubuntu after update

I am having locking issues on Youtube ever since today's update. Firefox and Google Chrome crash it. Changing back to kernel 6.**.28 (one below) did not help. Flash + Ubuntu is not really kicking. ...
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Youtube videos do not load completely

Videos on YouTube load for a few seconds and then it shows that it has completely loaded but not really. The video plays for some seconds and then stops and doesn't load any more. What's going on?
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Youtube videos sticking to the screen [closed]

I can watch youtube movies just fine, but sometimes they stick to the screen when I close them. When that happens, I can't see them. But, when something black comes over that area of the screen, the ...
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Trouble Installing Codecs libx264 AND libmp3lame

I am trying to use OpenShot for movie making. My ideal situation is to encode for the web HD, 30 Frames Per Second, to YouTube. This works out great as OpenShot has a setting for this. The problem ...
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Youtube plugin in Totem first loads and then plays the video?

In Totem the youtube plugin first loads all the video, taking a lot of time for a video of 5 minutes. Only when all the video is loaded it starts playing it. Is this normal?
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Youtube Uploader?

Are there any desktop applications for uploading video to youtube?
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Why does my flash video get stuck? (not lag?)

After moving to Ubuntu 10.10 Netbook Edition, I've noticed a strange problem that manifests itself most obviously with streaming videos like youtube and hulu. The video will load and begin playing ...