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Unable to download from YouTube Purchases

Asked by Steve Boydston @ 13 Oct 2020 20:10 / Views: 4

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I am a premium YouTube member. I have purchases I would like to download. It completes but I get an error (unable to extract video data.) I tried DVR but I get a video asking to login or signup to verify my age.


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YouTube Movies requires the DVR to capture.

Open the DVR 

Navigate to YouTube.com and login

The Navigate to the movie, play it and click REC


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Ok, I tried to sign in and it wouldn't let me.

Message:

Couldn't sign you in

This browser or app may not be secure. Learn more

Try using a different browser. If you’re already using a supported browser, you can refresh your screen and try again to sign in.


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It looks like the Chrome version the DVR uses is Version 75.0.3770.142 (Official Build) (32-bit). It does ask me to update it but I didn't.


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How am I supposed to use the DVR if I can't login to YouTube?


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Thats strange.  I can login here just fine.   Where does that "Learn more" link take you?

Anyway you can spoof the browser by settings the user agent string in Settings > DVR > User Agent Override

You can set it to something like

Mozilla/5.0 (Windows NT 10.0; Win64; x64) AppleWebKit/537.36 (KHTML, like Gecko) Chrome/86.0.4240.111 Safari/537.36


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