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  1. Hey, I watch alot of past broadcasts and I don't quite understand why we're all being forced to use this option. It might be good with short videos like on other platforms, but on here it's more painfull than useful.

    Me and probably many other people watch them while going to sleep. So If you wake up and there are random streams marked (auto play plays random pb's for me), it's hard to remember what you actually watched.
    I also noticed that it doesn't always shows what's going to be played next https://gyazo.com/838517e196f50c6d757a3f6d9b1a9a3d .

    I really hope you implement this…

    253 votes

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  2. Whenever someone wants to watch VODs they can't enjoy the duel screen experience properly of popout twitch chat. Theather mode forces you to have the chat next to the video AND on the same monitor. Please let us pop out the chat on VODs.

    Please give us VODboys some love.

    68 votes

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  3. Sometimes subscribers aren't fast enough to make clips, and currently can not make clips from VODS that are sub only.

    25 votes

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    9 comments  ·  VODs (past broadcasts)  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  4. Broadcast date of past videos used to be shown with each video, but I can no longer find any date information. I have no clue when past videos I watch are from.

    13 votes

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  5. Currently when exporting a VOD to YouTube you can export it as a single file or split it into 15 minute segments if you YouTube isn't verified. What I am requesting is that an additional option is added to split the export into 12 hour segments since this is the maximum that YouTube will accept.

    The reason I would like this is that any of my streams that are over 12 hours are unable to be added to my YouTube unless I split them into 15 minute segments but this just doesn't make any sense.

    I'm sure I'm not the…

    11 votes

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  6. Allow VODS to get automatically uploaded to youtube for safe keeping as they get deleted from twitch after 60 days.

    11 votes

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  7. In this most recent age the unpublish feature is really helpful but in order to clip, highlight and even watch the VOD you have to publish it first. Which defeats the purpose

    8 votes

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  8. When a stream is live, you can go to the streamer's past broadcasts to watch the VOD of the current stream. But the time remaining (i.e., the length of the VOD) is obviously only as long as the current point in the live stream.

    The annoyance is that this time is frozen to the point at which you started watching the VOD. It would be nice if this "time remaining" was continuously updated so you could seamlessly watch the stream on a delay (currently you have to refresh to get more of the video once you reach the end).

    8 votes

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  9. Why not split stream Videos when u change tha Game?

    7 votes

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  10. In my twitch livestreams I often play multiple games.
    Afterwards I exported the whole VOD to Youtube and split the content in multiple videos by using the Youtube Video Editor; with that I was able to sort the content according to the game in playlists and categories, because on Youtube one video can only be categorized in one category/game.

    Youtube now removed the feature to "split videos to new videos" 😐

    "No one used that and you can still easily download, split and reupload the Videos", Youtube says. 🙄
    That is BS, because Download is limited to 720p and Youtube…

    6 votes

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  11. Every streamer runs into a few issues with trolls. Half of the time with trolls or DMCA content, users have to completely delete VODs. Well, unlike Twitch but on other platforms you're able to edit "VODs" a lot more with a lot more detail. That included to making parts quiet, to louder. Replacing or adding music to the vod, or even bluring or blocking unsafe content for the vod and even removing DMCA content from the vod without removing your whole vod to follow through with DMCA.

    These systems have been around for ages and I'm completely flabbergasted about twitch's…

    6 votes

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  12. YouTube recently added 1.75x speed for videos. I find it be the perfect max speed for being able to understand most speech. (And at least one other person agrees: https://youtu.be/DQ8orIurGxw?t=115)

    6 votes

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  13. I love playing back recent broadcasts from music streamers and want to "like" them so I know and they know that their broadcast was viewed and enjoyed. I'm already following them, but giving kudos for a recent broadcast would be really nice to have.

    5 votes

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  14. Hi! This past weekend was LOL Worlds, unfortunately I couldn’t watch it live. Something that is fairly common, especially when the event is in another time zone.

    But this is no problem as I can always watch the VOD afterwards. But something that is somewhat ruining the experience for me is that I can see the time left of the video.

    However, in the biggest esports such as LOL, CS:GO, OW, and Dota 2 the big tournaments are usually played out using best of matches, meaning they play until one team reach a certain won matches. Because of this the…

    5 votes

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  15. While I am watching an old broadcast, usually the day or two after it happened, I want to catch up on a few things. I do not watch the entire thing, but usually skip along to key moments. I would appreciate a few different ways to know where to skip along the time track on bottom. For example, if there were markings along the bar that showed where clips were taken. This would let watchers know that something "big" happened there and worth stopping there along the skip. A "Next Clip" button with this could let the user skip along…

    5 votes

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  16. The same as when the streamer is live, we move the mouse over the player and it says... playing: (Game) on the top.

    Not a very big feature but nice.

    4 votes

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  17. A feature for creators which allows for any number of options for expiring broadcasts, namely an automatic exporting system to Youtube. In short, an option to have a VOD export to Youtube on its own. We already have the option to set the privacy of a video export to either public or private, even edit the description, so keeping that option seems reasonable.
    Not to speak for everyone, but a large number of streamers have dealt with problems regarding expired broadcasts that, according to some over at Twitch, may or may not be lost to the void.
    Adding this feature…

    4 votes

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  18. It would be great to have playback speed on mobile for those who don't have a pc, especially if they are trying to catch up on streams.

    4 votes

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  19. The ability to select multiple videos/highlights/VODS from the Video Producer and export them to YouTube all at once.

    This will save time and makes things easier for users.

    3 votes

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  20. I would love a skip 30 seconds forward/backwards button to the vod viewer. could be 15 seconds. It is often difficult to scrub back and forth when the vod length is very long.

    3 votes

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