Su.pr video URL creation redirects to unrelated su.pr video content when clicked.

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Original video source URLs redirect to unrelated su.pr video pages after link shortening with Su.pr. Any ideas/suggestions for a fix? 6.14.12
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quicksilverfunsugar

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Posted 3 years ago

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Adrian, Official Rep

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Hello,

Can you please provide an example url where this occurred, both the original URL and the the su.pr link?
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quicksilverfunsugar

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Hi,

Original Su.pr videos URL shortened:
http://su.pr/2w9wid ; https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6mjEiV...
http://su.pr/1DjGLS ; https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AomBk0...
http://su.pr/2fK9lU ; https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vkOaeh... ; and
http://su.pr/2Eic4L ; https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6mjEiV....

Each, created from YouTube URLs, however when clicked, 1) a different URL link appeared for each without any video image, only a truncated title and a redirect to YouTube.com with: 2) "An error occurred during validation," no matter how many different URLs were shortened.

Image uploaded; uncertain if visible on the getsatisfaction plaftorm?

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benadamx, Engineering Manager

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the first three work fine - in the last example, the youtube url that you're trying to shorten, appears to be a bad url to start with.
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Adrian, Official Rep

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As Ben said above, the only link that isn't working for me is the last one because it's incomplete.
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JeD Chan

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Shortened URL video shows other video. Not the original video that you have shortened.

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Video URL showing different video.