YouTube Redux

YouTube Redux

Replicate old YouTube look and features within the modern layout!

What is YouTube Redux?
'YouTube Redux' is a Chrome extension allowing users to experience the nostalgic and old refined styling and features of YouTube within today's interface. It offers a variety of features such as classic video page design, small video player, customizable settings, disabling infinite scrolling for comments and videos, option to manage number of videos per row on home page, and many more, to empower users with an old yet familiar YouTube environment.
Stats
By: omniZero
Version: 3.4.1 (Last updated: 2024-01-22)
Creation date: 2020-11-09
Risk impact: Low risk impact
Risk likelihood: Very low risk likelihood
Manifest version: 3
Permissions:
  • activeTab
  • storage
  • scripting
Size: 310.27K
URLs: Website
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YouTube Redux
YouTube Redux (v3.4.1)
4.35 (191) 5,266+
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Summary

Tired of looking for working alternatives to restore old Youtube layout? Embrace the current one modified in order to replicate multiple old styles while still actually using the modern Youtube interface.

Features include: ★ Customizable settings! ★ Classic video page layout along with its alternative version that mimics even older layouts ★ Small video player with size presets and pillarboxing ★ Disabling infinite scrolling for comments and related videos ★ Custom number of videos per row on the home page (from default 4 to 1-10) ★ True fullscreen mode ★ Automatic video unpausing during long sessions ★ Ability to restore classic YouTube logo and favicons ★ Precise, non-truncated values for likes/dislikes on the video page ★ Dark theme for playlists that matches old design ★ Hide the 'Autoplay' or 'Play on TV' button ★ Visual changes to home page, search results, channel page, explore pages and others ★ ...and more!

User reviews
User reviews summary
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Pros
  • Ability to restore old YouTube layout
  • Potential for future updates to fix issues
  • Restored old square profile pictures and pointy search button
Cons
  • Doesn't work with new YouTube layout
  • Limited functionality due to YouTube updates
  • Inconsistent performance on different accounts
Most mentioned
  • Doesn't work with new YouTube layout
  • Potential for future updates to fix issues
  • Restored old square profile pictures and pointy search button
Recent reviews
bring back the old youtube..new one is horrible
by ijan n.s ijan n.s, 2024-04-19

the profile pictures on the comment section are still rounded
by Yeeh Haha Yeeh Haha, 2024-04-18

youtube version until this month was fine, the new version sucks, this extension is rubbish
by theUKtoday theUKtoday, 2024-04-17
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Safety
Risk impact

YouTube Redux is relatively safe to use as it requires very minimum permissions.

Risk likelihood

YouTube Redux has earned a good reputation and can be trusted.

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