Question about YouTube Videos
400 bad request
Your browser sent a request that this server could not understand.
Size of a request header field exceeds server limit.
and a really long cookie
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If "your browser sent a request that this server could not understand"
and "size of request header field exceeds server limit", your request
is a bad or oversized cookie. (The same thing is true for "Error 400").
For some very strange reason, it seems 9 of
10 Bad Request messages implicate Firefox.
Simply delete your "Cookies" and everything
will be okay. Don't worry about erasing them;
nothing bad will happen. You won't lose your
internet browser's "Bookmarks" or "Favorites".
The worst thing that could happen is you will
be asked to retype your username/password
when you return to YouTube and some other
websites -- that's all.
As you're dumping your cookies, you should
also erase all your "Temporary Internet Files"
and "History". This will render your computer
totally "fresh" in YouTube's eyes. It would be
best if you shutdown / reboot after doing this:
Internet Explorer 6:
> Tools > Internet Options
> Delete Cookies > OK
> Delete Files > OK
> Clear History > Yes
Internet Explorer 7:
> Tools > Internet Options > Delete...
> Delete files > Yes
> Delete cookies > OK
> Delete history > OK
> Close (browsing history window)
Posted on Jun 28, 2009
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
SOURCE: 400 Bad Request
Go to Tools. Hit Options. Hit the Privacy button. Press "Show Cookies"
in the middle of the page. Go all the way down to Youtube.com and
double click on it. Click on the first one. It will tell you something
in the space called "Content".in the description. On the server problem
on You Tube, look at what is says. It will say stuff like :
(First part)ViSITOR_INFO_1KittyKat (Second part)133bd4455...
you look at each cookie description content and find the 2 that match the first and second part of the error.
Delete those cookies. Refresh the page. IT will work find, AND WILL LET YOU LOG IN.
The reason behind the error:
This is something that happens when a user signs in and out of their youtube account constantly or sees many people's channels nonstop.
Posted on Feb 21, 2009
SOURCE: youtube will not work
This problem would arise due to malware or virus in your browser or when you have large cookies.
Check you tube with other browsers. Run antivirus on the current browser or if you are using firefox go to TOOLS->OPTIONS->PRIVACY->COOKIES and clear youtube's cookie and try to use youtube. Similarly do it for other browsers.
Hope it helps,
Posted on Jun 03, 2009
Wat is er met mijn Youtube aan de hand die speelt momenteel geen videos af?
kunnen jullie daar eens na kijken? eerder op de avond werkte hij wel zoiets heb ik bij youtube nog nooit meegemaakt!!
Posted on Jun 04, 2009
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