Integrated Youtube player on the desktop


  1. Posts : 1
    Windows 10 Pro 64 bit
       #1

    Integrated Youtube player on the desktop


    Hey guys

    On windows 7 i used to have a widget that was a youtube player, and it was integrated on the desktop with no borders and i could have it in the same spot even when gaming, it would stay above other windows.

    It was amazing

    Im wondering if windows 10 has something similar
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  2. Posts : 516
    Windows 10 Professional 64bit
       #2

    Hi and Welcome to TenForums!

    You want something like a Picture-in-Picture viewer?

    Do you recall the name of the original Windows 7 widget?
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  3. Posts : 1,097
    Windows 10 Pro (+ Windows 10 Home VMs for testing)
       #3

    Possibly the Youtube Viewer gadget. Gadgets were not continued into Windows 8 because the underlying methodology was inherently insecure. MS provided a tool at the time to remove the gadgets from Windows 7.

    I'm aware that some 3rd-party sites claim to be able to help you get the gadgets back in Win 10 but who really wants to resurrect a gaping security hole?
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