Some of the important features of the Clean YouTube™ addon are listed below. This is followed by an overview of this addon. This summary contains few words about the addon, its function, and its features. Next is FAQ, this section is useful to get information about how this addon works in your browser. If you couldn't find a specific answer, please fill the bug report form on this page or the contact form on the homepage to let us know about your question. Following the FAQ, is the bug report form. It is designed to collect user feedbacks and bugs about this addon. Users can suggest improvements or feature requests through this form too. The next section is for submitting comments about this addon which uses the Facebook comments plugin. The last section is dedicated to reports submitted through the GitHub website. We hope the information provided on this page, could help you get all the basics you need about this addon and enable you to have a better experience with Clean YouTube™.
In short, Clean YouTube™ allows you to remove all annoying contents from YouTube.
6 Reasons to Use Clean YouTube™
Allows you to remove all annoying contents from your YouTube video.
light extension with no significant memory and CPU usage.
Uses hard coded filtering rules for fast and reliable performance.
Effectively removes annoying contents from YouTube website and all YouTube embedded videos.
You can also remove annoying annotations from videos and music (see related FAQ below).
Available for all browsers (Firefox, Chrome and Opera) and platforms (Windows, Mac and Linux).
This video gives you an idea of how the extension works in your browser.
Frequently Asked Questions
1. What is Clean YouTube™?
This Addon helps you to remove all annoying contents from YouTube website and all YouTube embedded videos. Working with Addon is very easy, simply open add it to your browser and it starts to work immediately; no settings or options to adjust.
2. How to show or hide the toolbar button in my browser?
This Addon does not have any toolbar button and toolbar popup panel. It only works in the background with minimal CPU and RAM usage.
3. How can I download the source code for Clean YouTube™?
To download the source code for this extension from Chrome Web Store, it is recommended to use Extension Source Downloader. With this addon, you can download the source code as a ZIP or CRX format to your machine. If you want to download the source code from the Firefox addons store, please open the firefox download link (if available) in the Firefox browser and then right-click on the - Add to Firefox - button and select - Save Link As... - item. Choose the destination folder on your machine and then save the file in XPI format. You can then rename the XPI format to a RAR or ZIP file. Some extensions may have a GitHub repo address, which you can use to download the source code as well. But, it may not be the latest version of the addon. Therefore, downloading the source code from the official web stores is the best option as it always gives you the latest version of the addon.
4. Does this Addon work for any YouTube player?
Yes, this Addon works perfectly fine for both Flash and HTML5 YouTube players. In fact the player type does not interfere with the functionality of this addon at all.
5. How to access to the settings in Firefox?
To open settings in your Firefox browser, go to (about:addons) page and click on the Options button.
6. How to access to the settings in Chrome and Opera?
To open settings in your Google Chrome and Opera browsers, go to extensions page (chrome://extensions/) and click on the Options button.
7. How to install this extension in your Firefox?
In order to install, head to Mozilla Store, search for this Addon and once you find it click on the "Add to Firefox" button.
8. How to uninstall this extension from your Firefox?
In order to uninstall, go to Firefox -> Add-ons -> (Addon Name), then press on the Uninstall button.
9. What is new in this version (for Opera)?
Check Opera Addon page for information about recent updates (Changelog).
10. Is the filtering list updated on a daily bases?
No, it is not updated on a daily bases, however every time you update the extension the filtering list is updates automatically.
11. Is this Addon available for Firefox mobile?
Yes, it is available for Firefox mobile version on Android, iOS and windows phone smartphones. To install, open Firefox mobile, click on the three-dots icon at the top right corner in the browser. Then click on the Tools item and in the newly opened window click on the Add-ons item. Next, click on the browse all Firefox Add-ons and search for this Addon. Once you find it click on Add to Firefox button to install it on your Firefox mobile.
12. How to hide or block YouTube annotations?
In order to block or hide annotations in YouTube videos, there are two options to follow. One option is from the YouTube video player, where there is a settings icon at the bottom right corner. Click on the settings icon and uncheck the Annotations filed. This will hide all the annotations from the videos. The second option is from the Addons settings page. Once you open the settings, check the box in front of the YouTube annotations line. Then, reload any open YouTube page(s) and you will see all the annotations are gone.
Your feedback goes a long way towards making this addon even better. With this feedback and bug report form, you can report bugs or suggest features/enhancements for the functionality or performance of this addon. Please note that this form will be sent to the developer(s) of this addon. You will not get an immediate or personal response at the moment. However, the developer(s) may contact you through the email address provided in this form for further clarifications or to request additional information regarding the reported bug(s).
Reviews | Discussions
Please note: keep these reviews/discussions clean, and avoid the usage of derogatory or inappropriate language or terminology in references to individuals or groups based on race, national or ethnic origin, color, religion, age, gender, etc. Do not submit bugs in your reviews, use the above bug-report section instead. Also, never post any personal information in these reviews.