Videos - Uploads, Past Broadcasts, and Highlights

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  1. Make VOD's great again

    VOD's need a drastic update! How do you expect that users upload videos if even the past broadcast function doesent work properly?

    A couple feature that we are in desperate need of:

    - General stability update
    - On the fly rewind
    - VOD search (Title) for viewers
    - VOD ratings systems (viewers can vote 1-5 stars)
    - Viewer VOD Ranking (depending on rating)
    - Skip muted parts (setting)
    - remove the commentary function
    - mobile download cache (look at VOD's offline)

    619 votes
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      76 comments  ·  Playback experience feedback  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • Ability to select certain videos or collections that can be accessed by subscribers

      Would be great if we could select either collections or individual videos that were subscriber only videos and default the rest to public view. Or have a way to schedule out when they go from private (subs only) to public. As of right now we do that between YouTube and Twitch, YouTube being the public channel and Twitch VOD's being the subs only viewing. Having Twitch be both would be more than nice.

      1 vote
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      • Drastically Improve Processing Time & Interface on Videos after Upload

        I uploaded a 958.5mb, 3 hour & 3 minute .mp4 video of a Stream I did last night. The upload appeared to happen very quickly, but it has been stuck in Processing for hours and there is no way to determine how far it has even come.

        How long should I expect for this to take? Is there any way to see how much has been processed? It looks as if this has been a problem for a very long time and I would like to know if there is anything that can be done on my end to speed…

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          0 comments  ·  Upload experience feedback  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
        • Video Processing Que Clear

          I have like 15 Videos stuck in the Processing Video Producer tab on my Twitch. Why isn't this Fixed yet Twitch? (At least let me delete these failed attempts or Invent a clear Que Button that just Force Quits all processes in the Que?) There is no 3 dots at the side that allows me to delete these eyesores. I tried uploading a .mov today. 4GB and 2 times it failed so now my Que is even larger. Stuck in infinite processing.

          I feel like this problem started when they changed the processing so that only affiliates could Publish a…

          1 vote
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          • FLAC support

            While I understand the initial limitation with bandwidth required AAC limited to 160kbps when Twitch first started out along with a lack of native support initially, I fail to see why FLAC audio streaming, as per what Tidal offer for their premium service, can't be offered as an option, particularly for the entertainment and arts streams where audio quality is more crucial than for gaming streams where visual quality takes precedence.

            Computationally, particularly with multicore CPUs with hyperthreading, it should be relatively easy to enable encoding on the fly without a degradation in streaming quality and not impact much on…

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            • Fix the upload logo and banner error.

              This error has been going on for years and Twitch hasn't bothered to fix it. everywhere i look to find a way to upload it without an error i get the same problem with different people. I know it goes as far back as 2016 cause thats the earliest I've found it on (/r/Twitch) Some have found solutions like going Incognito or deleting your history,cookies,caches,etc. I unfortunately have not found a solution and have even gone as far as emailing Twitch customer support with no reply. If anyone can help or fix the errors then please let me know. The…

              2 votes
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                1 comment  ·  Upload experience feedback  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
              • traitement en cours

                Une fois que les video sont telecharger et prêtes a être mise en ligne, il y a écrit, traitement en cours, et depuis 30 minutes faciles et sa publie pas quoi , gros bug , a voir si ça peut être réparer par l'équipe qui s'occupe des fonctionnalité de partage twitch.

                4 votes
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                  4 comments  ·  Bugs  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                • My video has been stuck processing for hours

                  My video has been stuck processing for hours. I've tried multiple times to upload in Safari and Chrome and it always gets stuck processing. The video is a 1 hour stream in .flv format from OBS and is 1.8 gb. Please help

                  10 votes
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                    25 comments  ·  Bugs  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                  • upload issues.

                    upload issues

                    i cant upload anything, it just gives me errors

                    8 votes
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                      5 comments  ·  Bugs  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                    • Uploads and Processing

                      Upload was slow; it needs a bit of work. The only thing I'm more confused about is why Processing (after the video is done uploading) is continuously looping. There seems to be no progress with my upload once it gets to this stage... I've tried Refreshing the page and it's still ongoing.

                      5 votes
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                        0 comments  ·  Upload experience feedback  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                      • Searching a video within a channel

                        For now, the video section of a channel only highlight the latest ones or show them all depending on some filters.

                        What about having a search engine? In my case, I'm syncing over 1700 videos from a Youtube channel et on the frontend or backend of the channel there's no way to search for a specific video to, for example, modify things, check stats, etc.

                        Thanks for your attention

                        25 votes
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                          14 comments  ·  Feature request  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                        • Video Processing

                          Would there be a way to optimize the upload of videos from your end? It seems like both the Upload and Processing times of the new service seems greatly reduced. Also, not having a loading bar for the processing to take place is slightly irritating as someone who wants to use this feature.

                          9 votes
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                            15 comments  ·  Upload experience feedback  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                          • Error Uploading Video Bug

                            I keep getting an error message that says "There was an error with your video. Cancel upload, or try uploading again". What is wrong here? I uploaded 6 videos just fine, and now I get this message every time I try to upload. It doesn't say what the problem is. You can see a screenshot here: http://imgur.com/qyH4CxD

                            18 votes
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                              36 comments  ·  Bugs  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                            • let streamers stream on chromebook

                              some people dont have laptops or other pc. and sometimes people want to stream on the chromebook because they cant get to their other pc so at least try to make it work

                              14 votes
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                                4 comments  ·  Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                              • Watch Later Queue

                                It'd be great to be able to add content to a queue that I can then watch later, in the order it was added, at my convenience.

                                35 votes
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                                  7 comments  ·  Feature request  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                  under review  ·  Catherine Hsiao responded

                                  Great idea, we definitely want to work on making the viewing experience better. How often would you say you add things to watch later, and when do you usually return to watch things that you have saved?

                                • bulk delete

                                  I wish there was a way to delete videos in bulk. For someone like myself who uploads a LOT of vids and not have to go through deleting one video at a time if that time comes.

                                  1 vote
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                                  • quicker processing times

                                    need to have a quicker processing frame rate so the video won't take so long to be fully "view-able"

                                    2 votes
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                                    • Faster processing of videos after upload

                                      Hello maybe faster processing of videos after the upload...
                                      Maybe it is an bug...I dont know but I think it is really slow processing

                                      greetings!

                                      8 votes
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                                      • Channel-Specific Games Browser

                                        With Uploads, streamers can keep their VOD archive forever. It is finally possible to see a record of every game an individual streamer has played in their career by reviewing their Uploads page. It would be cool to add a "Games Browser" for each channel that mirrors the existing site-wide Games Browser. You would get a searchable view of all of the games represented in a channel's Uploads sorted by total # Views for each game. Streamers could use this to link to archives for specific games they've played on Twitch the way we can currently link to specific games…

                                        19 votes
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                                        • Show Processing progress as percentage

                                          The progress (in percentage) shows when uploading a video, but when Processing that video, no percentage is shown. I've uploaded long (3.5 hours) videos that just show a simple spinning graphic, but eventually successfully finish. For everyday users without patience, it's unclear if the Processing is working or not.

                                          9 votes
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