YouTubeUtils

YouTubeUtils

Play videos at the highest quality, dynamically resize video player, 4x playback speed, extra hotkeys to loop video and autoplay, and more! Works on mobile, desktop, and embed videos.

What is YouTubeUtils?
YouTubeUtils is a robust Firefox add-on designed for an optimal YouTube experience. It enables users to play videos at the highest quality, dynamically resizes the video player for improved visibility, and offers up to 4x playback speed. Moreover, the add-on introduces additional hotkeys to easily control autoplay, dismiss YouTube popups, loop video, and expand or collapse video descriptions. YouTubeUtils works seamlessly across platforms, including mobile and desktop, and also for embedded videos.
Stats
Rating: 4.42 (12)
Version: 1.12.3 (Last updated: 2024-03-30)
Creation date: 2022-11-24
Weekly download count: 8
Firefox on Android: Yes
Risk impact: High risk impact
Risk likelihood: Moderate risk likelihood
Manifest version: 2
Permissions:
  • <all_urls>
  • storage
  • tabs
Size: 25.73K
URLs: Website
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Summary

Hotkeys

  • e - Expand/Collapse video description
  • p - Toggle auto play
  • q - Dismiss YouTube/merch popup
  • r - Replay/loop video
User reviews
User reviews summary
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Pros
  • Great functionality when it works
  • Easy to use
  • Useful features like resizing subtitles
Cons
  • Frequent need to refresh video page for add-on to work
  • Permission for all websites seems unnecessary
  • Does not work on desktop
Most mentioned
  • Frequent need to refresh video page for add-on to work
  • Great functionality when it works
  • Easy to use
Recent reviews
Ok
by Claudiu, 2024-04-01

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Safety
Risk impact

YouTubeUtils 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 YouTubeUtils if you trust the publisher.

Risk likelihood

YouTubeUtils is probably trust-worthy. Prefer other publishers if available. Exercise caution when installing this add-on.

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