Picture-in-picture Mode

Picture-in-picture Mode

Watch videos in a floating window while surfing the web. Picture in picture functionlity for you browser

Picture-in-picture Mode promo image
What is Picture-in-picture Mode?

Picture-in-picture Mode is an Edge add-on that allows you to watch videos in a floating window while surfing the web. With just a click, you can activate picture-in-picture mode and create a floating window that remains on top. The video will continue playing until you close the original tab. This add-on supports various websites such as Youtube and offers features like playlists and subtitles.

Merlin
Stats
This add-on was removed from Edge Add-on Store on 2022-09-02
Stats date:
Users: 1,313
Rating: 4.40 (14)
Version: 1.6.6 (Last updated: 2022-01-10)
Creation date: 2022-01-10
Manifest version: 2
Permissions:
  • http://*/*
  • https://*/*
  • webRequest
  • webRequestBlocking
  • storage
Size: 33.00K
Risk impact: High risk impact
Risk likelihood: High risk likelihood

Other platforms

Not available on Chrome
Not available on Firefox
Merlin
Summary

Picture-in-picture mode activates after you click the extension button in a video player.

The app creates a floating window with video. Always on top. It will continue playing until you close the original tab with video. (Don’t close it or navigate away!)

App supports numerous websites e.g. Youtube and features like playlists and subtitles.

User reviews
While i did find it very helpful, I later found it as the source for two malicious search redirects. Lame.
by Kodiac, 2022-01-28
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Safety
Risk impact

Picture-in-picture Mode 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 add-on. Review carefully before installing. We recommend that you only install Picture-in-picture Mode if you trust the publisher.

Risk likelihood

Picture-in-picture Mode may not be trust-worthy. Avoid installing if possible unless you really trust this publisher.

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