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YouTube is an online video site for viewing and sharing videos. Users can upload videos for personal and public use, as well as browse and view other's videos.

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I cannot execute net.downloadhelper.coapp-1.6.3-1_amd64.deb to enable downloads from YouTube, 22.04LTS

I upgraded to 22.04 LTS, separate install, not the upgrade process. I am attempting to use a tool I used before on 20.04 LTS on YouTube, to download videos. When I try, It says to download a helper... ...
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youtube freezing videos in fresh 22.04 installation

I recently installed ubuntu 22.04 fresh installations on intel NUC 's intel-i5 D5420WYK with no sound, no video on youtube (freezing). Tried ubuntu extras and login sesion as xorg config :( Tried in ...
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youtube video thumbnails does not match the title on Chrome Version 101.0.4951.54

Ubuntu 22.04 LTS, Chrome Version 101.0.4951.54 (Official Build) (64-bit). Youtube not displaying the right video thumbnails with wrong titles. Basically the thumbnail does not match the title ...
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ubuntu 22.04 after upgrade Youtube is not working

youtube is not working I have checked github.com also. it is not working. Why it is so? However, when I change DNS to cloudware it is working. Why it is not working by default?
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Ubuntu 20.04 LTS Youtube/Netflix/Hulu All video playback slowed down

I run Ubuntu 20.04 LTS on virtual machine. My host OS is windows 10. Ubuntu has been running fine for me on this pc for the past year or so. Today all of the sudden any video I try to watch (chrome,...
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Performance issues on new instalation (Ubuntu 20.04.4 LTS)

I recently formatted my laptop with Ubuntu 20.04 because I had an older installation of it that was running slow. Every so often I get some kind of lag using the system. I might be just navigating ...
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YouTube Thumbnails are not loading

When I open YouTube I can not see any thumbnails even if I load a video. I'm using Ubuntu 20.04.4 LTS and pre-installed Firefox. I thought that was all about my Firefox Extensions but that was same ...
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After a few minutes of watching Youtube, the computer beeping

After a few minutes of watching Youtube or Netflix, the computer stops playing sound and starts beeping. Crash only sound, the computer works all the time and the sound stops when the browser is ...
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uninstall youtube-viewer (ppa)

i installed youtube-viewer as per the documentation: https://github.com/trizen/youtube-viewer sudo add-apt-repository ppa:nilarimogard/webupd8 now i don't want it, but: removing it as suggested here ...
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Google/Youtube not opening in any browser in one wifi network, although it's working fine in others?

Whenever I connect to my mobile hotspot (ISP - JIO), I can't open google/youtube in any browser, and firefox shows "PR_END_OF_FILE_ERROR". Although I still can open sites like github and ...
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No longer able to download YouTube using youtube-dl. How do I fix this problem?

When I run youtube-dl, I get the message below (it's very long). What is the problem and how do I fix this? It tells me to update youtube-dl but I am running it in terminal using the youtube-dl ...
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Chromium crashes when opening multiple YouTube tabs?

I'm using Chromium Browser (93.0.4577.82 -- Flatpak) on Ubuntu 20.04, and recently I've noticed that the browser constantly crashes under this specific scenario: Open Chromium and open a new ...
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YouTube videos on Chrome are slow to start

I am using Ubuntu 20.04. I just started to have a strange problem, every time I play a youtube video it has like 10 seconds of the loading screen (where the loading animation plays) and then it starts ...
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Youtube don't stop to play audios

I would like to ask the community for help with a problem that is bothering me. In my firefox 93.0 (64 bit), ubuntu 20.04.3, youtube doesn't stop playing audios, and videos, even when I have it paused ...
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edit chmod for youtube-dl [duplicate]

I'm still learning my way around linux. I tried installing youtube-dl following these instructions https://itsfoss.com/download-youtube-linux/ When I got to sudo chmod a+rx /usr/local/bin/youtube-dl I ...
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Youtube music from snap store always requests a default-url-handler-scheme change, but each time I press Yes, the dialog closes and app never starts

I have downloaded youtube music app from snap store. Now whenever I try to start the app, I get the dialog - Allow snap "youtube-music-desktop-app" to change "default-url-scheme-handler&...
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Why does YouTube consume one vCPU?

I am using Ubuntu 18.04. Recently, almost for one month, every time I go to YouTube, Google Chrome consumes one full vCPU 100%, which causes my laptop's fans to start spinning as fast as they can. ...
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Ubuntu 20.04 Sound in YouTube intermittently stuttering

No matter what advice I follow - fiddling with /etc/pulse/daemon.cnf or /etc/pulse/default.pa or /usr/lib/alsa/asound.state - it makes no difference: the sound from YouTube keeps hesitating and ...
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Help sought to resolve sound delaying video on youtube in firefox browser

I am using ubuntu 21.04 operating on apple silicon mac in UTM virtual window. Opened youtube in firefox browser. Sound is lagging video.
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About playing Music Directly from Youtube on Clubhouse by Ubuntu OS

I am trying to Play Music Directly from YouTube on Clubhouse and I found the below instruction for this propose: How to Play Music Directly from YouTube on Clubhouse But as I can not use the clubhouse ...
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youtube live streaming in ubuntu with OBS Studio and ngrok

I am trying to run some live stream on YouTube by OBS Studio software, and in my country the YouTube is filtered, and I need to use the VPN for seeing its video. But as I'm using the extension VPN in ...
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How do I get rid of youtube-dl?

It looks like youtube-dl is permanently stuck on my system. Months back I installed it (I don't know how). But now I'm desperately trying to uninstall it. All the uninstall commands say that it's not ...
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Youtube videos look worse on ubuntu (Maybe compression ?)

YouTube videos of the same quality looks worse on ubuntu than windows, I think either ubuntu is compressing the video or windows is upscaling it. Here is an example from Windows (480p): Windows Same ...
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How do I add playlist index to an already downloaded youtube playlist done without the indexes originally?

I used to download youtube playlists using youtube-dl with the command youtube-dl -f bestvideo[height<=?720]+bestaudio[ext=m4a]/bestvideo[height<=?720]+bestaudio/best[height<=?720] -o '%(...
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Youtube videos not playing on Ubuntu 20.04 in VirtualBox

I cannot play videos at youtube.com. Usually I see only few frames in the beginning and then it stops. (Same problem in Chromium and Fiefox.) How could I solve this problem? Ubuntu 20.04.2 LTS (Oracle ...
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Ubuntu 20.04 LTS complete system freeze when watching YouTube videos

After about a minute of watching any youtube video on either Chrome or Firefox the computer becomes completely unresponsive, screen is stuck, audio is looping the last second, the computer does not ...
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Ubuntu Crash after watching long youtube videos

I have experienced a confusing problem using a quite newly installed Ubuntu 20.04.2.0 LTS. When using Ubuntu normally everything works fine. As soon as I have a long youtube video (<30 mins) in ...
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youtube-dl won't work on Linux Mint 18.3 64 bit but does on Fedora 34 [closed]

youtube-dl https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GnvfNx2TGFs [youtube] GnvfNx2TGFs: Downloading webpage [youtube] GnvfNx2TGFs: Downloading video info webpage WARNING: unable to download video info webpage: ...
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How to download in lowest quality available via youtube-dl command line option?

Yes, we can use "-f" to know all the available qualities, but it will only helpful for a single video & not if you are downloading playlist of 40 links daily.
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Firefox playing Blurred Youtube videos on Ubuntu 20.10 (ARM64)-Raspberry PI 4(8Gb)

I've been using Ubuntu in my Raspberrys since 19.xx and now I'm running 20.10 (arm64). Since some days ago, I noticed that Firefox 88.x was playing blurred videos on youtube. Example It looks like a ...
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youtube-dl is not downloading with specified format?

So I'm trying to execute the following command. It downloads fine but although I specify bestaudio and --audio-format wav it does not download audio. And I cannot seem to be able to open the output ...
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How do I enable youtube-dl to bypass the age restriction on YouTube?

I tried downloading a particular YouTube video using youtube-dl (in terminal) and got the following display: [youtube] 8_Ik8elX96w: Downloading webpage [youtube] 8_Ik8elX96w: Downloading embed webpage ...
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Why is youtube-dl blocking me from downloading YouTube videos which are supposedly "innappropriate for some users"?

I recently attempted to download a YouTube video using youtube-dl and it printed the following error: [youtube] 8_Ik8elX96w: Downloading webpage [youtube] 8_Ik8elX96w: Downloading embed webpage [...
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Why firefox picture-in-picture does not works in ubuntu?

i have installed Firefox 88 on Ubuntu 21.04 (and in Ubuntu 20.10 before ). when playing YouTube videos, if i switch to Firefox's picture-in-picture mode, video playback freezes and it does not ...
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How can I update to latest youtube.luac for VLC

VLC is not streaming youtube videos. Having read a number of posts I believe the problem to be that google have introduced a cookie notification page. My understanding is that by getting the latest ...
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How to download subtitle of playlist with numbered prefix via youtube-dl?

I have a Youtube playlist, I want to download subtitles of it, on trying to download using --write-auto-sub the subtitle coming without prefix,but I need my downloaded videos to be prefixed with ...
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Firefox volume keeps resetting to 40-50% when playing Youtube, existing solutions don't help

I have recently begun having a very annoying issue with audio playback in Firefox 87 (Ubuntu 18.04 with Unity Desktop; application-based volumes are a thing there too), possibly due to a Firefox ...
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Update 18.04 latest update hosing YouTube & Keyboard Input

After lastest updating (17 April 2021), YouTube videos are starting and stopping - with no input from the user. Also my key board is freezing, and requires a reboot to start working again, i.e. ...
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Ubuntu 20.04: Youtube playback not working

I'm facing this weird issue where youtube stops working after a while. It loads, but the video itself does not play. It waits for a while and then it says if video doesn't start playing, restart your ...
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Why Lollypop Music Player doesn't show any suggestions and don't connect with youtube-dl?

Sorry for my bad english. I was used to using the Lollypop Music Player in Ubuntu 20.04, and everything seemed to work fine. I also used the Suggestions feature frequently, to discover new music. ...
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YouTube Music Snap app message?

every time I will open YouTube music snap app, this message will appear. "Allow settings change? Allow snap "youtube-music-desktop-app" to change "default-url-scheme-handler" ...
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Detecting Dark Mode on web apps

Is there a way to make web apps like YouTube detect system dark mode automatically on Ubuntu 20.04? Edit: Some web apps can fallow system theme on windows. If you have dark mode enabled then these ...
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Downloaded videos are not playing properly on Video and VLC

Recently I began having a problem playing downloaded videos on both Videos and VLC media player. The videos were downloaded with youtube-dl and previously I was able to play them. I don't have this ...
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Cannot play YouTube "Live" vidoes with Firefox 79.0 (64-bit)

I cannot play YouTube "Live" vidoes with Firefox 79.0 (64-bit) on Ubuntu 20.04.1 LTS. I tried to fix the issue by enabling "Play DRM controlled content" in Firefox settings and ...
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Cannot find my PWA in Ubuntu

I have installed in Ubuntu -> Outlook and Youtube using Progressive Web Apps: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3oCyfcHSeDc However, I cannot find my new PWAs between my old apps, I restarted Ubuntu ...
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installed tar video down loader in Ubuntu

Installed TAR and front end for youtube downloader ok on launching the program how do I add the videos?.In windows I have a down loader that is automatic in adding the video when played.Where do I go ...
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YouTube videos I downloaded using Video Downloader are missing the video, i.e. only have audio

I installed Video Downloader from the Ubuntu store recently. The videos I downloaded with this app only have audio and no video when played, using either VLC media player or Videos. Only the YouTube ...
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How to search for an exact phrase with ytsearch in youtube-dl

A few search results for this similar question came up, but they were either unanswered, or deleted and wouldn't even show up on Internet Archive, so I hope someone here can help! Sometimes when you ...
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Video youtube jerk Ubuntu groovy

on my Raspberry PI 4 with 4 GB Ram I have installed Buster and on another SD Card Ubuntu 20.10. If I watch a Video on youtube at Buster there is no problem compared with groovy the video is jerking. ...
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No sound after few second by playing youtube video

I am using Ubuntu 20.10 with asus laptop with Intel sound driver. Ubuntu recognize laptop sound as internal speaker ,and sound response bar is working. However, the sound stopped after starting ...
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