YouTube Anywhere Player Version History

17 versions

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Version 2.8.6 54.1 KB Works with Firefox 8.0 and later, SeaMonkey 2.3 and later

✔ Added "start time position" support for YT videos.

✔ Support for "attribution_link"-tagged YT video links.

Version 2.8.5 53.9 KB Works with Firefox 8.0 and later, SeaMonkey 2.3 and later

✔ Added support for video links pointing to their embed version.

✔ HTML5 and HD playback is now supported for DailyMotion videos.

✔ The clicked video link will now get focus when the player is closed. This should fix a issue where in certain circumstances mouse scrolling stopped working...

Version 2.8.4 53.9 KB Works with Firefox 8.0 and later, SeaMonkey 2.3 and later

✔ Added support for TED, Vine, and eBaumsWorld videos.

Version 2.8.3 53.2 KB Works with Firefox 8.0 and later, SeaMonkey 2.3 and later

✔ Rounded player corners added a couple of version ago has caused in-page flash players to overlap ours, which is now fixed. You can also turn them off if you want.

✔ Improved Backlight Effect (please refer to the add-on description for further details)

✔ Video-links on Twitter and FB should now work as well.

✔ Working over secure websites is now turned off by default.

Version 2.7 15.4 KB Works with Firefox 8.0 and later, SeaMonkey 2.3 and later

✔ Added new options to define either the absolute player size (ie, 720x360) or scale proportion.

✔ Added button on the top-right corner to minimize the player.

Version 2.6.1 14.5 KB Works with Firefox 8.0 and later, SeaMonkey 2.3 and later

✔ Added support for Vimeo's Channels and Groups.

Version 2.6 14.4 KB Works with Firefox 8.0 and later, SeaMonkey 2.3 and later

✔ Added support for Break, CollegeHumor, DotSub, FunnyOrDie, IGN, LiveLeak, MetaCafe, Vevo, and MySpace videos.

Version 2.5 14.1 KB Works with Firefox 8.0 and later, SeaMonkey 2.3 and later

✔ Fixed Annotations switch.

✔ Added option to use HD playback, which is turned off by default.

✔ Added Backlight Effect, whose option is turned on by default.

Version 2.4.1 13.7 KB Works with Firefox 8.0 and later, SeaMonkey 2.3 and later

✔ The player will not be used if the CTRL Key is pressed while clicking a link.

Version 2.4 13.9 KB Works with Firefox 8.0 and later, SeaMonkey 2.3 and later

✔ The add-on was incorrectly catching links to sharing platforms and such. This has been fixed adding a couple of configurable options which controls whether nested links should be handled or otherwise under which circumstances by providing a RegExp pattern. (Thanks to Frank Dana for a quite detailed bug report)

✔ Clicking "Show the Comment" over YouTube was wrongly bringing up the player.

✔ Added option to turn off Annotations.

✔ Added option to Add Icons to links, and to stylize them (Check screenshot)

Version 2.3.4 12.6 KB Works with Firefox 8.0 and later, SeaMonkey 2.3 and later

✔ Added option per request to disable the Contextual Search Feature.

Version 2.3.3 12.5 KB Works with Firefox 8.0 and later, SeaMonkey 2.3 and later

✔ Small fix to improve Youtube's urls recognition in certain cases.

Version 2.3.1 12.5 KB Works with Firefox 8.0 and later, SeaMonkey 2.3 and later

✔ Added y2u.be support.

Version 2.3 12.5 KB Works with Firefox 8.0 and later, SeaMonkey 2.3 and later

✔ Improved YouTube Playlists handling.

✔ Added support for DailyMotion Playlist.

✔ Fixed DailyMotion's AutoPlay.

✔ Added ability to search for videos at YouTube, being the results shown as a Playlist. This works from the context-menu for the selected text.

✔ HTTPS should be now used whether it's suitable.

Version 2.1 11.0 KB Works with Firefox 8.0 and later, SeaMonkey 2.3 and later

✔ Added Playlists Support.

✔ Nested links to videos - such as those from Google results - should be properly opened now as well.

Version 2.0 10.9 KB Works with Firefox 8.0 and later, SeaMonkey 2.3 and later

✔ Added option to use HTML5 when available.

✔ Added support for Vimeo, DailyMotion, and Veoh... So, maybe we should change the add-on name...

✔ Added option to show videos "on site", ie while at youtube.com

Version 1.0 9.2 KB Works with Firefox 8.0 and later, SeaMonkey 2.3 and later