Ambient light for YouTube™

Ambient light for YouTube™

Immerse yourself in YouTube™ videos with ambient light!

  • Ambient light for YouTube™
  • Ambient light for YouTube™
  • Ambient light for YouTube™
  • Ambient light for YouTube™
  • Ambient light for YouTube™
  • Ambient light for YouTube™
What is Ambient light for YouTube™?
Ambient light for YouTube™ is an Edge add-on that surrounds YouTube videos with ambient light inside your browser. It offers features like ambient light settings, removing black & colored bars, filters, video page content customization, video quality adjustments, and advanced features for a customized viewing experience.
Users: 4,287 ▲ 57
Rating: 4.50 (29)
Version: 2.38.5 (Last updated: 2024-05-10)
Creation date: 2022-01-23
Risk impact: Low risk impact
Risk likelihood: Moderate risk likelihood
Manifest version: 3
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Size: 959.96K
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Ambient light for YouTube™
Ambient light for YouTube™ (v2.38.7)
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This extension will surround YouTube™ videos with ambient light inside your browser. No need for extra hardware like lightstrips or smart lights like ambilight, it's all in your browser!


Are you using a widescreen or portrait monitor? Enable both the "Remove black bars" and "Fill video to screen" features to automatically fill your monitor with any video that has black bars.


  1. Ambient light
  • Blur
  • Spread
  • Fade in duration
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User reviews
User reviews summary
These summaries are automatically generated weekly using AI based on recent user reviews. Edge Add-on Store does not verify user reviews, so some user reviews may be inaccurate, spammy, or outdated.
  • The extension enhances the viewing experience on YouTube with ambient light effects
  • Many users find it customizable, with detailed and simple settings
  • The open-source nature of the extension and its limited permission requirement are appreciated
  • Some users experience technical issues such as the extension not working after a YouTube UI update
  • There may be problems with the dark mode feature according to a review
  • The settings menu can be intrusive as it always shows up for some users
Most mentioned
  • Enhanced viewing experience on YouTube
  • High customization and detailed settings
  • Issues with updates and dark mode
Recent reviews
Hi guys, I just wanted to let you know that YouTube recently updated their UI. That is why versions till 2.36.14 do not work. Make sure to update to version 2.36.15 which contains the fix for this issue.
by Wezel, 2021-05-07

Awesome but doesn't work anymore
by Paul, 2021-04-30

very nice work thx
by Abdessamad, 2021-02-02
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Risk impact

Ambient light for YouTube™ is relatively safe to use as it requires very minimum permissions.

Risk likelihood

Ambient light for YouTube™ is probably trust-worthy. Prefer other publishers if available. Exercise caution when installing this add-on.

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