YouTube: Play Only Audio

YouTube: Play Only Audio

Turn off video of any YouTube video and play only its audio.

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What is YouTube: Play Only Audio?

YouTube: Play Only Audio is a Firefox add-on that allows you to easily disable video playback on YouTube and listen to the audio only. This add-on works on individual tabs, allowing you to have video enabled on one tab and audio-only on another. Please note that ad-blocking software might affect its functioning and it may not work with live videos.

Stats date:
Users: 12 ▲ 1
Rating: 3.00 (1)
Version: 1.0.5 (Last updated: 2021-01-12)
Creation date: 2021-01-03
Weekly download count: 1
Firefox on Android: No
Manifest version: 2
  • webRequest
  • *://*
  • *://**
Size: 17.03K
Risk impact: High risk impact
Risk likelihood: Low risk likelihood

Other platforms

Not available on Chrome
Not available on Edge

Adds a "VIDEO: ON/OFF" toggle button to the YouTube video player to allow you to quickly and easily turn off video of any YouTube video and play only its audio.

This extension works on individual tabs meaning you can disable video playback in one window or tab and have it enabled in another.

Note: Ad-blocking software might affect the functioning of this extension. This extension may not work with live videos.

User reviews
by 腐魂, 2021-12-27
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Risk impact

YouTube: Play Only Audio 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: Play Only Audio if you trust the publisher.

Risk likelihood

YouTube: Play Only Audio has earned a fairly good reputation and likely can be trusted.

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