In April 2015, The YouTube Data API (v2) was discontinued. As a result, starting with SGOS 126.96.36.199, in order to use Blue Coat categories for YouTube API (v3), you must specify a valid Server Key on the Proxy. After an upgrade to SGOS 188.8.131.52 or later versions, you also need to set the server key and enable YouTube as a provider. To obtain a server key, log in to the Google Developers Console, create a project and generate the key.
For more information on these commands, refer to the
Command Line Interface Reference.
Verify existing settings
To verify if a server key is already set on the appliance and if Blue Coat categories for YouTube are already enabled, select
Configuration > Content Filtering > YouTube. Note the
YouTube Server Key field:
The Categorization for YouTube link indicates either
If the YouTube is not enabled as a provider (and whether or not a server key is set), the
Configuration > Content Filtering > General tab displays a link to set the key below the list of providers:
If a key is set and YouTube is enabled, the link does not appear on the
After you have set up Blue Coat categories for YouTube, you can monitor usage and quotas for your project in the Google Developers Console. Refer to Google documentation for information on these and other features.
For more information on using Blue Coat categories for YouTube, refer to the "Filtering Web Content" chapter in the SGOS Administration Guide and the Visual Policy Manager Reference.
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