Turn Off the Lights extension coming soon to Microsoft Edge

September 23, 2016


Turn Off the Lights is a popular Google Chrome extension that allows you to enjoy online videos without any distraction. This extension is soon coming to Microsoft Edge browser and its listing was today spotted in Windows Store.

It works for all known video sites such as YouTube, Vimeo, Dailymotion, Hulu, Metacafe, YouKu, etc.
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 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 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
Time stamp: 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.
? and more…

Find it here on Windows Store.

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