YouTube says its dark theme will cut down on glare and allow viewers to take in the true colors of the videos they watch on mobile. More apps mean more burden on device and more risk. If you tap Run, NewPipe starts up and with a red search bar at the top and an otherwise completely white screen. The good news is the Android developer community has once again come through for us. The said dark mode is currently labeled Dark Watch on YouTube v12. As soon as your screen switches off, YouTube automatically pauses what you are watching, so you can't just listen to videos while on the go.
In those cases, I have found h264ify to be a good solution to ensure I get the H. Dark Theme screenshot, Reddit user While a relatively minor tweak, a dark mode has been among the top requests from YouTube users for a variety of reasons, beyond it just looking cool. Hi EdwardLopez, Here's a post addressing this issue. Last spring, rolled out a massive update to its desktop site that included a redesign, faster underlying framework, and the addition of a dark mode. Method 8: Test with another browser Sometimes you may need a different browser.
Make sure you request the desktop site, or your phone may automatically load the YouTube app. NewPipe's background playback setting continues with the screen off. Additionally, the background of the screen will turn black and the text will turn white. Click the profile icon associated with your account in the upper right corner of the Web browser window. Now, that dark theme may be making its way to the YouTube mobile app, as well.
Click the Dark Theme switch. Then play a YouTube video on that browser and see if this fixes your black screen issue. Some tests have also shown dark modes to. To do this you'll need to manually enable it in your phone's security settings. See more videos by Max here: Video Transcript: If you've ever navigated and watched videos on YouTube in the dark, then you know the white background can put an immense strain on your eyes -- on any device. If you're using Safari and watching in full-screen mode, reload the page, wait 5 to 10 seconds, and then open the video in full-screen.
As seen in the screenshot above, some items are not all that dark themed. In the search result tap the Install button to install NewPipe. But you can also get the dark screen in the Youtube app on your iPhone by enabling the Dark theme setting. For additional helpful information, check out t. The reason is after a period of time the YouTube app wont start. Thanks for this tip, Jinclops. An education, no matter how high, doesn't always result in intelligence.
Without it, you cannot save videos for later or view your history or get recommendations. They are permitted to run a few videos if the YouTube cookies are blocked but the screen turns black very soon. Disabling the list fixed it. Solution: Users have commented that such problems often follow the installation of the new versions of Firefox browser. This seems frustrating and annoying.
I have no idea what to do this time as I did some diagnostics using Microsoft instructions, ActiveX, Adobe, etc. There are a few things you need to try… I. Google Chrome Firefox 3 Check to see if you are able to watch videos on YouTube. Using the video driver for their previous version of Windows worked. If anyone has a solution let me know. I hope we don't have to go through this again 'cause it sucks.
So for now, we'll have to rely on individual apps to give us a dark mode. Click the Reload button or icon on your web browser or press F5 on your keyboard to reload the video page. If pausing AdBlock, reloading the page, and unpausing AdBlock doesn't get the video to play, try this: Disable AdBlock, reload the page, and when the video starts playing normally, re-enable AdBlock. Anyway it must be updated too. Just after viewing a few videos, they again have the same black screen. YouTube black screen problem might be caused by as many as the number of techniques that go in the making of these techno-devices and the management of Apps. Even if the Dark Theme on mobile is just a test at this time, it does at least indicate that YouTube saw enough traction on desktop to warrant trialing the option on mobile.