Youtube Auto Pause
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Youtube Auto Pause

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Overview

Stops Youtube (+ other video services) on tab unfocus and continues on focus

Have you ever watched a video on Youtube and suddenly someone (your boss) jumps behind you and the video keeps playing? No worries; with this extension the video will be paused when you change tab. Boss gone? Refocusing the tab will continue the video. And you can determine the functionality as you like. Small and convenient little extension for everyday use! Version history ------------------------------------- New on version 1.6.2: * Allow pausing video when moving cursor out of viewport New on version 1.6.1: * Fixed bug on auto resume on window focus * Moved enabled sites under advanced settings New on version 1.6.0: * Allow selecting which services are enabled * Bug fixes New on version 1.5.0: * Do not automatically resume if video has been paused by the user New on version 1.4.1: * Fix for unfocus/focus option New on version 1.4.0: * Option to pause on computer lock and resume on unlock * Option to pause on window unfocus and resume on focus * Default keyboard shortcut changes (Ctrl+Shift+P apparently was for printing) New on version 1.3.9: * Refactored options menu New on version 1.3.8: * Updated settings page * Small bug fixes and improvements New on version 1.3.7: * Keyboard shortcut to pause/unpause videos * Keyboard shortcut to mute/unmute videos * Bug fixes New on version 1.3.6: * Update to manifest v3 * Add keyboard shortcut to disable extension New on version 1.3.5: * Improved settings handling * Allow to pause when video goes off the screen when scrolling New on version 1.3.0: * Allow stopping playback on window minimize * Pause/resume also Netflix and Vimeo videos

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Piyush PandeyJun 13, 2024

Does not work !?

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Vedang JaniJun 2, 2024

Not working!!

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Ky Nam NguyenApr 1, 2024

Would be better if you can auto pause/resume based on whether cursor in in tab/window. I want it to work on many monitors where if my mouse moves to a different monitor, then the video stops, and vice versa when it comes back

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Details

  • Version
    1.6.2
  • Updated
    April 2, 2024
  • Offered by
    drodil
  • Size
    282KiB
  • Languages
    English
  • Developer
    Heikki Hellgren
    Linnalammentie 4 Kempele 90450 Finland
    Email
    heiccih@gmail.com
  • Non-trader
    This developer has not identified itself as a trader. For consumers in the European Union, please note that consumer rights do not apply to contracts between you and this developer.

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  • Not being sold to third parties, outside of the approved use cases
  • Not being used or transferred for purposes that are unrelated to the item's core functionality
  • Not being used or transferred to determine creditworthiness or for lending purposes

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