Return YouTube Comment Username

Return YouTube Comment Username

This script replaces the "handle" in the YouTube comments section to user name

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  • Return YouTube Comment Username
What is Return YouTube Comment Username?
"Return YouTube Comment Username" is a Chrome extension that brings back the classic username format in the YouTube comments section. With YouTube's update, traditional usernames were hidden, replaced by user IDs starting with @, known as 'handles'. This extension allows you to see traditional usernames again in the video comments section, community comments section, and the comments section of the top notification. Bugs report or issues can be submitted on its Github page.
Users: 20,000+
Rating: 4.25 (108)
Version: 0.5.2 (Last updated: 2024-04-19)
Creation date: 2023-03-11
Risk impact: Low risk impact
Risk likelihood: Very low risk likelihood
Manifest version: 3
Size: 174.08K
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"Return YouTube Comment Username" returns the comment username to its traditional username format.

With YouTube's update, "handle" (user IDs starting with @) are now displayed in the name field of the comments section, and traditional usernames are no longer visible in the comments.

This extension will replace the "handle" in the video comments section, community comments section, and the comments section of the top notification with your old username.

If you find any bugs or problems, please feel free to submit an Issue on Github.

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  • Reverts YouTube comments to display usernames instead of handles
  • Improves readability and usability of YouTube comments
  • Intermittent functionality issues
  • Issues with compatibility with certain browsers and modes
Most mentioned
  • Intermittent functionality issues
  • Request for compatibility with YouTube Studio
  • Request for additional features such as displaying subscriber count and options for displaying both handle and username
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by shintaro sakamoto shintaro sakamoto, 2024-07-09

by 棒人間 棒人間, 2024-06-28

機能しなくなりました。 今まで助かっていたので★は1とかにはしませんが、 早急のアプデを希望します。
by みぐみぐ みぐみぐ, 2023-11-16
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Return YouTube Comment Username is relatively safe to use as it requires very minimum permissions.

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Return YouTube Comment Username has earned a good reputation and can be trusted.

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