Picture in Picture Button

Picture in Picture Button

Universal Picture in Picture button/shortcut for Chrome.

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What is Picture in Picture Button?

Picture in Picture Button is a versatile extension designed for Chrome, which empowers you with a universal PiP (Picture in Picture) button and keyboard shortcut, compatible with any webpage featuring a video element. Notably, the PiP element will automatically close in fullscreen mode. The extension is compliant with the Picture in Picture Web API launched by Google in 2018.

Rating: 5.00 (3)
Version: 1.0 (Last updated: 2020-09-21)
Creation date: 2020-09-21
Risk impact: Very low risk impact
Risk likelihood: Low risk likelihood
Manifest version: 2
  • activeTab
Size: 17.82K
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URLs: Website
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Other platforms

Not available on Firefox
Not available on Edge

This extension adds a universal Picture in Picture button and keyboard shortcut to Chrome, powered by the Picture in Picture Web API introduced by Google in 2018.


  • keyboard shortcut
  • PiP element automatically closes on fullscreen
  • works on any webpage with a video element*

The keyboard shortcut is Alt + P (⌥ + P on macOS) by default, just like in the original Picture in Picture extension by Google. You can change it to your liking or disable it altogether by going to chrome://extensions/shortcuts. You can also toggle Picture in Picture by clicking on the extension icon.


  • doesn't work on extension pages such as Alternative Player for Twitch.tv
  • doesn't work on video elements in inline frames such as VRV

It the extension doesn't seem to work as intended, feel free to start an issue at the GitHub below.

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User reviews
Esta bueno, funciona en discord (web), en youtube y en basicamente todo lo q tenga un contenido de video (incluso videollamadas, aunque a veces en esta se traba).
by Karla Joya Karla Joya, 2022-09-25
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Risk impact

Picture in Picture Button is safe to use. It does not request any sensitive permissions.

Risk likelihood

Picture in Picture Button has earned a fairly good reputation and likely can be trusted.

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