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For Chrome download something called Magic Actions for Youtube.

https://chrome.google.com/webstore/detail/magic-actions-for-youtube/abjcfabbhafbcdfjoecdgepllmpfceif?hl=en
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Is there anything for Opera browser.
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Originally Posted by Cr4zy View Post

Believe it's this addon?
https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/youtube-center/
or if you dont use Firefox: http://userscripts.org/scripts/show/114002

Atl east it's the one I use and it makes youtube so much more useable, HTML5 player also helps reduce the amount of horrific failure flash brings to the table.


You just saved youtube for me. Tried some other add-ons with no success, this one for mozilla works perfectly. +rep.

Now if only they could make it so i can post comments again lol.
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This addon firefox users talking about actually makes youtube buffer much faster or are you all just happy about the other perks it has (no adds and whatnot)?
    
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This addon firefox users talking about actually makes youtube buffer much faster or are you all just happy about the other perks it has (no adds and whatnot)?

Mine loads instantly and all the way through now. You can set the screen size for all 3 different options that youtube offers, it centers it, disables ads, loads with the description box down and a auto hd option that actually works, what more could you want? lol.
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Mine loads instantly and all the way through now. You can set the screen size for all 3 different options that youtube offers, it centers it, disables ads, loads with the description box down and a auto hd option that actually works, what more could you want? lol.

Wanting it fore chrome ;p
    
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Mine loads instantly and all the way through now. You can set the screen size for all 3 different options that youtube offers, it centers it, disables ads, loads with the description box down and a auto hd option that actually works, what more could you want? lol.

Really??? It centers it? Besides the slow buffering, the thing that bothered me most was the off-centering. Definitely installing this plugin.
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Ah well i see i can use it for chrome now. But unfortunately the auto hd thing doesnt always work. Gotta refresh 2-3 times for it to auto set to HD.
    
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