Turn Off the Lights chrome extension

Version: 4.2.5.0
Turn Off the Lights
The entire page will be fading to dark, so you can watch the videos as if you were in the cinema. Works for YouTube™ and beyond.
4.61 Based on 35,926 user rates

What is Turn Off the Lights?

Turn Off the Lights is a dark mode extension for chrome. also, it is screenshot extension and youtube ads blocker extension and adblocker extension. it's a free extension and is featured in Accessibility, it has 2,000,000+ active users since released its first version, it earns an average rating of 4.61 from 35,926 rated user, last update is 677 days ago.


What’s new in version 4.2.5.0?

                With a single click on the lamp button, the page will fade to dark. And automatically focus on the video. By clicking on it again, the page will return to normal.

Turn Off the Lights is a lightweight and useful add-in designed for a more comfortable watching experience. It works for all known video sites such as YouTube, Vimeo, Dailymotion, Hulu, Metacafe, YouKu, etc. Not only this but these extensions are compatible with Google Chrome, Apple Safari, Mozilla Firefox, Opera, Microsoft Edge, Maxthon and Yandex web browsers.

A few great features in this browser extension:
+ Turn the lights back on, by clicking on it
+ Support multiple video sites: YouTube, HTML5 video,... and more
+ Customize your YouTube: 
     Auto HD: Set videos to play in HD automatically. Users can select from highres > 8K > 5K > 4K > 1080p > 720p > 480p > 360p > 240p > 144p > default
     Auto Wide: Automatically plays the video on the widest mode
     ,... and more
+ Easter Eggs:
     Shortcut key: T -> Do you like a real movie theater feeling?
+ Option to make the screen dark when the user clicks on the play button
+ Option to turn on/off the fade in and fade out effects
+ Custom colors
+ Option to Flash Detection
+ Option to Show Dimness Level Bar
+ Option Eye Protection for when it's night. And with whitelist/blacklist filter
+ Option atmosphere lighting that shows a glow around the video player
+ Option to show the dark layer on the top of the window
+ Options to shortcut keys:
     Ctrl + Shift + L to toggle the lights
     Alt + F8 to restore the default opacity value
     Alt + F9 to save the current opacity value
     Alt + F10 to enable/disable the Eye Protection feature
     Alt + (arrow up) to increase the opacity
     Alt + (arrow down) to decrease the opacity
     Alt + * to toggle the lights on all open tabs
+ Option Camera Motion
+ Option Speech Recognition
+ Option for Mouse Wheel Volume Control for each HTML5 video player
+ Option to add a filter to the current HTML5 video player (grayscale, sepia, invert, contrast, saturate, hue rotation and brightness)
+ Option to show the Audio Visualization effect on top of the current HTML5 video (Blocks, Frequency and Music Tunnel)
+ Option to fill the HTML5 video player in your whole current tab
+ Option to loop the current HTML5 video player
+ Option to place the Night Mode switch to toggle YouTube™ in black or white theme. And with whitelist/blacklist filter
     Timestamp: Activate the Night Mode within the chosen time
     Blackout: Dims the web page and activates the Night Mode
+ Option to stop YouTube and HTML5 videos from automatically playing.
+ Option Video Screen capture for YouTube and all the HTML5 video players
One frame snapshot to customize the screenshot with filters such as Invert, Blur, Saturation, Grayscale, Hue rotate, etc. And finally save the screenshot as PNG, JPEG, BMP or WEBP image format
+ Option to Zoom in video player
+ Option to HTML5 video playback rate
+ and more...

Don't forget to like & Follow Us:
Facebook
https://www.facebook.com/turnoffthelight
Twitter
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Pinterest
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Instagram
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YouTube
https://www.youtube.com/c/turnoffthelights

Required Permissions:
"contextMenus":
This to add the "Darken this page" menu item in the web browser context menu.

"tabs":
This is needed for the following features: to show you the welcome and guide page, detect the current playing HTML5 video, take a screenshot of the HTML5 video, and to open the Options page.

"storage":
This to save the settings on your local computer, and to sync it to your web browser account.

"<all_urls>":
This to control the lamp button on all websites that include http, https, file, and ftp.

Feel free to contact us if there is any problem or suggestion.
Compatible with Adblock, AdBlock Pus, uBlock Origin Chrome extension.
Note: YouTube is a trademark of Google Inc. Use of this trademark is subject to Google Permissions. Turn Off the Lights™ is not created by, affiliated with, or supported by Google Inc.            

How to install Turn Off the Lights?

You could download the latest version crx file or older version files and install it.


Preview of Turn Off the Lights


Technical Features:

  • Latest Version: 4.2.5.0
  • Requirements: Windows Chrome, Mac Chrome
  • License: Free
  • Latest update: Wednesday, March 31st, 2021
  • Author: Stefan vd

Turn Off the Lights Available languages:

Bahasa Indonesia, Bahasa Melayu, Deutsch, English, English (UK), English (United States), Filipino, Français, Kiswahili, Nederlands, Norsk, Tiếng Việt, Türkçe, català, dansk, eesti, español, español (Latinoamérica), hrvatski, italiano, latviešu, lietuvių, magyar, polski, português (Brasil), português (Portugal), română, slovenský, slovenščina, suomi, svenska, čeština, Ελληνικά, Српски, български, русский, українська, עברית, فارسی‎, मराठी, हिन्दी, বাংলা, ગુજરાતી, தமிழ், తెలుగు, ಕನ್ನಡ, മലയാളം, ไทย, አማርኛ, ‫العربية, 中文 (简体), 中文 (繁體), 日本語, 한국어.


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Reviews of turn off the lights:


Anuj S December 10th, 2022
Anuj S

Blacklisting / Whitelisting isn't working. Settings page full of annoyances such as ads, subscription banners and a Pop-up YouTube box which appears every time the settings page is opened. Buggy on a lots of popular streaming sites.


Colin Murray November 25th, 2022
Colin Murray

awesome, thanks!!


Chris Wertz November 18th, 2022
Chris Wertz

Option page gives good choices on how you want it to react.

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