YouTube ReturnBoxes

YouTube ReturnBoxes

Brings back the boxes on YouTube. No more rounded stuff, no more material design!

What is YouTube ReturnBoxes?
YouTube ReturnBoxes is a Firefox add-on that brings back the old YouTube layout with improved thumbnails, descriptions, buttons, and dark mode compatibility. It restores the familiar boxes design and enhances various elements of the YouTube interface.
By: JX_Snack
Users: 30 ▲ 1
Version: 1.6.0 (Last updated: 2022-12-31)
Creation date: 2022-12-30
Weekly download count: 5
Firefox on Android: No
Risk impact: High risk impact
Risk likelihood: Low risk likelihood
Manifest version: 2
  • activeTab
  • tabs
  • storage
  • webRequest
Size: 17.59K
URLs: Website
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Not available on Edge
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This is the FireFox version of the "ReturnBoxes" extension. Features:

  • Better thumbnails
  • Better description
  • Red subscribe button (that also makes almost every other important button red, not the normal ones.)
  • Better subscribe popup
  • Better searchbox
  • Title has normal font again
  • Background of normal buttons transparent (like in the old layout)
  • Dark mode compatibility
  • and lots more...

Extension Support:

  • YTDL Crop (YouTube Downloader by Addoncrop)
  • Fixed download button
  • Made download button fit into the theme
Risk impact

YouTube ReturnBoxes is risky to use as it requires a number of sensitive permissions that can potentially harm your browser and steal your data. Exercise caution when installing this add-on. Review carefully before installing. We recommend that you only install YouTube ReturnBoxes if you trust the publisher.

Risk likelihood

YouTube ReturnBoxes has earned a fairly good reputation and likely can be trusted.

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