FreshView for YouTube™

FreshView for YouTube™

Hide YouTube™ videos you've already watched to easily discover fresh content.

  • FreshView for YouTube™
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What is FreshView for YouTube™?
FreshView for YouTube™ is a Chrome extension designed to optimize your YouTube™ experience by hiding videos you've already watched. This enhancement allows for easier discovery of new content and a tailored viewing experience. The extension lets users control the visibility of already viewed videos and set a minimum watch progress threshold for these video items. A YouTube™ account with watch history enabled is a prerequisite. The recent 2.1.0 update includes a dedicated options page, enhanced filters, and reliability improvements.
Stats
Users: 9,000+
Version: 2.1.0 (Last updated: 2022-02-14)
Creation date: 2020-03-13
Risk impact: Moderate risk impact
Risk likelihood: Very low risk likelihood
Manifest version: 2
Permissions:
  • storage
  • tabs
Size: 782.34K
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Summary

FreshView for YouTube™ is an extension that helps you discover new YouTube™ videos by hiding ones you have already watched.

What can I control? • The visibility of viewed YouTube™ videos using the "Hide Videos" toggle. • The minimum watch progress of a viewed YouTube™ video using the "View Threshold" slider.

Are there any restrictions? • You must be logged into a YouTube™ account with watch history enabled.

Where can I donate? • Nowhere. Keep your money and enjoy!

What's new in FreshView for YouTube™ 2.1.0? • A dedicated options page for configuring the extension. • Filters to avoid hiding certain types of videos (e.g., playlist videos).

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User reviews
User reviews summary
These summaries are automatically generated weekly using AI based on recent user reviews. Chrome Web Store does not verify user reviews, so some user reviews may be inaccurate, spammy, or outdated.
Pros
  • Helps to hide watched videos on YouTube's homepage
  • Useful for decluttering and improving the viewing experience
Cons
  • May not work as intended for all users
  • Requires enabling the extension before it works for some users
  • Not regularly updated by the author
Most mentioned
  • Doesn't work or stopped working
  • Doesn't hide all watched videos
  • Requires enabling the extension before it works
Recent reviews
for me it works fine anyone that is having an issue you have to enable hiding the videos in the settings of the extension
by alex atchley alex atchley, 2024-07-16

Doesn't work at all. I installed this because my homepage is all videos I've seen before. Installed the extension, refreshed Youtube, still all the same videos that I've seen before. This extension just doesn't seem to have had any effect, and I'm confused why because the most recent update was only a couple months ago.
by L b L b, 2022-04-07

by Lenaattori Lenaattori, 2024-06-20
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Safety
Risk impact

FreshView for YouTube™ may not be safe to use and it requires some risky permissions. Exercise caution when installing this extension. Review carefully before installing.

Risk likelihood

FreshView for YouTube™ has earned a good reputation and can be trusted.

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