Turn Off the Lights

Turn Off the Lights

The entire page will be fading to dark, so you can watch the videos as if you were in the cinema. Works for YouTube™ and beyond.

What is Turn Off the Lights?
Turn Off the Lights is a unique Chrome extension designed to improve the way you watch videos on your browser. It dims the surrounding content, letting users concentrate on their video. It supports all major video platforms and offers a range of features, including Dark Mode, eye protection, various screen brightness modes, and a cinematic visual experience with their ambient lighting feature. The extension is free, open-source, and trustworthy with over two million active users.
Stats
Users: 3,000+
Rating: 4.49 (47)
Version: 4.4.5.0 (Last updated: 2023-10-09)
Creation date: 2023-01-24
Risk impact: High risk impact
Risk likelihood: Moderate risk likelihood
Manifest version: 3
Permissions:
  • contextMenus
  • tabs
  • storage
  • webNavigation
  • scripting
Host permissions:
  • <all_urls>
Size: 8.42M
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Turn Off the Lights for Firefox (v4.4.5.0)
4.58 (649) 42,566+
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Turn Off the Lights (v4.2.2.0)
3.90 (130) 440,306+
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The Turn Off the Lights Chrome extension is a tool that allows users to dim the background of their web pages in order to focus on the video they are watching. This extension is particularly useful for users who watch a lot of videos on their browser, as it allows them to create a more cinematic viewing experience by eliminating distractions from the surrounding content.

🚧 This is the latest Turn Off the Lights Chrome extension BETA version. Experience the latest design and features for the best video and web experience in your web browser. ℹ️ The stable version of the official Turn Off the Lights version can be found on this Chrome Web Store page: https://chrome.google.com/webstore/detail/bfbmjmiodbnnpllbbbfblcplfjjepjdn

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🏆🥇 Turn Off the Lights Chrome extension has over 2 000 000 users from the Chrome Web Store and it has received positive reviews from users who have praised its simplicity and effectiveness in helping them focus on their browsing. The extension has also been featured on several popular websites, including Lifehacker, CNET, ZDNet, BuzzFeed, and PC World. With its growing popularity and positive feedback, it is no surprise that the Turn Off the Lights Chrome extension has become one of the most popular and trusted browser extensions in the market.

Not only does this extension enhance your browsing experience, but it also offers health benefits. The dark mode feature can reduce the strain on your eyes, making it easier to use your device for long periods of time. The screen brightness and screen shader features also help to reduce glare and eye strain. Users should install it to have a more pleasant experience while watching videos on their browser.

A few great features in this browser extension: 💡 Turn the lights back on, by clicking on it 🎞️ Support all major video websites: YouTube, Dailymotion, Vimeo,... and more

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User reviews
The Multimedia Detection option is not working correctly in this version, especially when Show all Flash objects is checked, ignoring the URL filter.
by DANIEL MARCELO DANIEL MARCELO, 2024-01-05

Only program that I have found that does its function the way it's supposed to
by Victor Cedervall Victor Cedervall, 2023-09-05

Initially had an issue where subtitles would not show, but was able to reach out to support and worked with the developer to fix the issue very quickly
by Johnathon Largent Johnathon Largent, 2022-10-13
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Safety
Risk impact

Turn Off the Lights is risky to use as it requires a number of sensitive permissions that can potentially harm your browser and steal your data. Exercise caution when installing this extension. Review carefully before installing. We recommend that you only install Turn Off the Lights if you trust the publisher.

Risk likelihood

Turn Off the Lights is probably trust-worthy. Prefer other publishers if available. Exercise caution when installing this extension.

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