screenshotAnywhere Player for YouTube™  |  Download Have access to a floating YouTube window (mobile view) in any page.

Some of the important features of the Anywhere Player for 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 Anywhere Player for YouTube™.

In short, Anywhere Player for YouTube™ provides access to a floating YouTube Window on any page, plus, you can drag the window to any position!. Please check the YouTube tutorial below to get an idea of how this addon works in your browser. If you want to contribute to the developement of this addon, please fork it on GitHub, and push your changes to a named branch. Moreover, you can review all the comments made on GitHub commits.

5 Reasons to Use Anywhere Player for YouTube™

  • Allows you to play YouTube anywhere on the page.

  • The floating window shows YouTube mobile view and is resizable.

  • Close button allows you to close the window at any point.

  • You can change the window opacity.

  • Available for Firefox and Opera

YouTube Tutorial

This video gives you an idea of how the extension works in your browser.

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Frequently Asked Questions

  • 1. What is Anywhere Player for YouTube™?

    Anywhere Player for YouTube™ is a lite and easy-to-use add-on that makes it easy to access YouTube mobile view within any page. To open the floating window, on any page, just right-click and then click on the Anywhere Player for YouTube™ item in context menu. Alternatively, you can click on the toolbar button to open the UI. You can also change the opacity of the floating window from the top toolbar. Default opacity is 0.9. Please note that in order to close the window please click on the close button on the top right corner of the floating window.

  • 2. How can I work with this addon?

    As mentioned above, simply browse to a webpage, and then click on the toolbar button to open the floating window. You can also click on the context menu item to open the UI. There is also a top toolbar which you can use to change the opacity of the current window or close the popup. If you want to resize the popup window, please move your mouse cursor to the bottom right corner of the popup (where the resize icon is placed). Then, resize the panel to the desired size. Please note that all changes are auto-saved to the memory.

  • 3. How can I download the source code for Anywhere Player for 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. How to move the floating window?

    In order to move the floating window, put the mouse cursor at the top (where there is a gray area) and then drag the window to any position that you want.

  • 5. Can I load YouTube in Desktop view within the panel?

    No, the panel only loaded youtube in mobile view. This is because the panel area is not large enough to load YouTube Desktop version. Moreover, YouTube mobile view loads faster than the desktop version.

  • 6. How to close the floating window?

    Same as the moving procedure, move the cursor to the top left corner until you reach the close button (top left corner), pressing on the close button will close the window.

  • 7. How to resize the floating window

    In order to resize the floating window, move the cursor to the bottom right corner, where there is a sign for resize. Clicking on the resize icon will change the floating window size.

  • 8. Can I have more than one window open?

    No, every time you open the UI, the previous window will be closed.

  • 9. Does this addon has any settings or options to adjust?

    No, this addon does not have any settings or options page. Everything you need is provided at the main floating window.


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