To upload a video longer than 15 minutes to your YouTube account, you need to change the settings on your account.  

To change your settings follow these directions:           

To upload videos longer than 15 minutes:                 

By default, you can upload videos that are up to 15 minutes long. To upload longer videos, verify your account with the following steps.                            

  1. On a computer, visit the YouTube upload page at
  2. Click increase your limit at the bottom of the page, or visit                
  3.  Follow the steps to verify your account with a phone. You can choose between receiving the verification code through a text message (on a mobile phone) or an automated voice call.
  4. You're all set!
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