Watch YouTube Videos in Cinema Style in Firefox

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By Akemi Iwaya on October 5th, 2009

Do you like watching lots of videos at YouTube but are tired of the small video size and abundant background clutter? Now you can enjoy watching those videos in cinema style with a simple Firefox extension.

Before

Here we are…a nice video to watch but it is small in size and surrounded by way too much background clutter. Time to fix those problems!

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Options & Right Click Menu

Once you have installed the extension you are pretty much ready to go. You will be able to make some minor adjustments in the options if you desire.

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There are two commands at the bottom of the “Right Click Menu”.

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After

To play the video that you are watching in cinema style, “Right Click somewhere in the webpage and select “Play in Cinema”. The video will open in a new tab and you will be able to make some adjustments to how it looks… This is definitely a lot better!

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In the upper right corner of your browser window you can choose the background color that you would like to use.

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And in the lower right corner you will be able to select the size that you want your video to be displayed as.

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Conclusion

YouTube Cinema can make watching your favorite videos a much more enjoyable experience. Have fun!

Links

Download the YouTube Cinema extension (Mozilla Add-ons)

Akemi Iwaya is a devoted Mozilla Firefox user who enjoys working with multiple browsers and occasionally dabbling with Linux. She also loves reading fantasy and sci-fi stories as well as playing "old school" role-playing games. You can visit her on Twitter and .

  • Published 10/5/09
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