YouTube™ Help Site
Find answers and solutions to the most asked questions regarding YouTube™
On this page you will find two chapters that can help you solve some of the problems you might be experiencing with your YouTube™ account. In chapter one please find a description on how to download YouTube™ videos as private copies for your own use and to convert the videos for your other devices at home and to go. In chapter two you will find the YouTube™ FAQs with solutions for the most important problems. Please go on with reading:
1) Learn how to capture movies & download YouTube™ videos
Please find attached a how-to description about how you can download YouTube™ videos for your personal use
Start Audials Moviebox. Switch to the “Save Video” view located in the “Streaming” section.
Select the profile with the desired file format from “Format:”.
Click the “Video recording” button. Choose the "Pick videos" option from the drop down menu. Next, depending on which browser you are using, click either the "Record from Chrome" or "Record from other browser/program" button.
Open YouTube.com in your browser and play the desired video.
Click the rectangular “Download” button which appears in the browser on top of the video.
The video will now be downloaded and converted. The progress will be displayed next to it in the “Save Video” view.
After the recording is complete, the video will show up in the Audials player on the right side of your screen.
You can now play the video with Audials or drag and drop it into another application or Windows Explorer to export it.
1) If you skip from one video to another, the state of the “Download” button will change to “Recording”. When you click on it a drop down menu will pop up showing you a list of all the videos you’ve been playing. They are preloaded and ready to be recorded and saved on your computer.
Note: If you do not want to save all the videos manually, you can always use the “Save automatically” feature located in the lower left part of the screen. This way, all the videos that are being played in your browser will be recorded and saved automatically on the computer.
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|Record and save video streams|
|High-performance video recording technology combines network sniffers and direct access to graphic cards|
|Videos are saved without a reduction of quality compared to the source|
|Easy to use via micro recording windows for every video|
|Perfect for video streams, online movie stores, media centers and video portals|
|Record and save all Apple iTunes' videos|
|Record user-defined picture sections as videos|
|Videos can be converted into suitable formats for any device after recording|
|Optional recording of audio tracks as MP3 files available|
|Convert video files and copy DVDs|
|Import all major video files for converting|
|Export video formats include WMV, MP4, MPEG4, AVI, 3GP and H.264|
|Converts video files as well by playing those files and automatically re-recording them from the screen|
|Extracts audio tracks from videos as audio files|
|7 universal profiles for easy configuration|
|Over 100 device profiles ensure optimized video output for all major playback device types|
|Optimizes files for PC, Mac, smartphone, tablet, iPhone, iPad, Xbox, PS3, PSP, Nintendo DS and many others|
|Batch conversion and automatic shut-down after completion of task available|
|Reads and converts DVDs directly, convenient partial-automatic selection of main film and language|
|Problematic DVDs can be copied by playing those files and re-recording them|
|Converts any DVD to the correct format for tablets, smartphones and netbooks|
|Enjoy your media anywhere with the media center, on your smartphone or with cloud storage|
|Convenient player with playlist management functions and graphic cover display|
|Various displays available according to artist, genre, etc.|
|Displays for beginners and experts available with configured information columns|
|Matching playlists for similar artists and genres generated automatically|
|Supports YouTube links and videos in playlists|
|Dual-device display enables flexible transfer from and to a wide-variety of devices and file locations|
|Optimized for Android smartphones, direct browsing and using playlists etc.|
|Compatible with iPhone / iPad / iPod and iTunes, perfect for filling up Apple hardware|
|Memory display for all devices|
|Copying in the background|
|Preconfigured for TelekomCloud, Strato HiDrive, Microsoft Skydrive, Tunesbag and many more|
|Automatic Internet searches for missing ID3 tags, album artwork and song lyrics|
|High-performance tag editor, easy drag-and-drop tagging available|
|Convenient creation and wireless uploading of customized ringtones for cell phones and smartphones|
2) Help Desk Support
Find answers and solutions of the most asked questions regarding YouTube™
Founded in 2005 by three former Paypal employees, YouTube™ is the leader in online video-sharing, counting around 60h of video uploads every minute. Anyone can watch and share their own generated content, be up to date with current events, find videos about their hobbies and interests and discover the new and unconventional. We were frequently asked for help regarding YouTube™ and our software both so please find solutions and answers to the most common issues by taking a look at the following FAQ:
How can I clear my YouTube™ history automatically?
To clear your Viewing History, simply log in and click on your username located at the top right corner of the page. Select “Video Manager” from the drop-down menu and choose the “History” tab from the left column. There you will see all the videos you have recently played. You have several options afterwards: you can either delete single videos by clicking the check box on the left side of each of them and then “Remove” at the top of the page or choose to delete all videos at the same time by clicking “Clear all viewing history”. To erase everything automatically, you can use different browser extensions that can help you do just that.
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How do I make a YouTube™ playlist?
To create a YouTube™ playlist, simply click the “Add to” button from under the video and choose the “Add to new playlist” option. Type in the name of your playlist and hit enter. Once you create your playlist, you can choose to make it public (viewable by others) or private. Another way of creating a playlist on YouTube™ is to log in, click on your username on the top right corner and go to “My Videos”. Afterwards, click on “New” next to the “Playlists” setting and add the needed information on the drop down menu.
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I have buffering and playback problems when opening a YouTube™ video, how can I get rid of them?
If you experience problems playing your YouTube™ videos, try clearing your browser’s cache and cookies. If the video still doesn’t load or work properly, change the quality by choosing a lower resolution from the gear icon.
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My YouTube™ video is stuck and will not continue to load. How can I make it work again?
First of all, you should check your internet connection. If you have an unstable connection, chances are you won’t be able to get the best video experience. Another reason for choppy playback might be that an incomplete copy of the video is stuck in your browser’s cache. If this is the case, try clearing your browser’s cache and restart your YouTube™ video.
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How to share, embed and link YouTube™ videos
In order to embed a YouTube™ video into another website click the “Share” button from under the video, choose “Embed” copy the text code and paste it into your website. Before doing that, you can choose to customize the size of the video (choose a size that is large enough to show the video but not too large for the bandwidth of your audience), whether or not to include video suggestions or include privacy enhanced mode (the "privacy enhanced" mode has to do with whether or not Google sets a browser cookie for videos when the page has loaded, but nobody has clicked to start playing the video). YouTube™ automatically updates the embed code as you select your preferences, so you won’t have to do this yourself. To share a YouTube video, proceed similarly: click the “Share” button again and choose one of the social channels available in the drop down menu (you can share your YouTube video on Facebook™, Twitter™, Google+, Linkedin™, StumbleUpon™, tumblr™, Blogger™, Orkut™ etc.)
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How can I upload videos on YouTube using my mobile phone?
To upload a video on YouTube™ you can simply use the YouTube Android app if you own an Android smartphone. Open YouTube™, go to “Menu”-“Upload”, select the video you want to upload (you can add a title, tags and set the privacy options at this point) and touch “Upload” again as a final step. If you do not own a smartphone but you do have video and MMS options on your mobile, send the video to the upload address provided with your YouTube account. Once YouTube™ receives the video, you will get an e-mail or SMS confirming the video has been successfully uploaded.
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How do I keep my Gmail and YouTube™ accounts separate?
At this moment, you cannot keep your YouTube™ and Gmail accounts separate. However, you can use the multiple sign-in feature and use two accounts at the same time. Switching addresses is also possible. Simply select “Sign out” from YouTube™ and enter your username and password for your other accout.
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Videos from YouTube.com are copyrighted. Any redistribution of them without the consent of the copyright owners may be a violation of the law in most countries, including the USA. Audials AG is not affiliated with YouTube™, nor the company that owns the trademark rights to YouTube™. This page is provided for compatibility purposes only, and in no case should be considered an endorsement of Audials Software products by any associated 3rd party. YouTube™