PiPifier is a native macOS 10.12 Safari extension that lets you use every HTML5 video in Picture in Picture mode.
If you have an HTML5 video playing on any website like Youtube just press the PiPifier icon in Safari's toolbar to enable Picture-In-Picture for this video. Make sure you did interact with the video player once before pressing (like play/pause).
(0. Launch PiPifier)
1. Open Safari and go to Preferences
2. Go to Extensions
3. Enable PiPifier
4. Choose View > Customize Toolbar and drag the PiPifier icon to your toolbar
5. To use Pipifier just press the icon when you're watching to an HTML5 video (Note: You need to interact with the video once. If it's autoplaying just pause and play again)
- Fixed missing video button
- New Icon
- M1 improvements
- minor fixes
Ratings and Reviews
Works as advertized. It is helpful to easily locate the button in the extension bar of Safari rather than digging in the video settings for it.
A feature that I'd find useful is additional playback controls (rewind, fast-forward, or scrubbing). When I'm refrencing a video and taking notes, I do a lot of pausing and rewinding and have to change tabs, rewind, press play, and re-enable picture in pciture to keep working.
Works great - for Netflix wait before clicking!
At first I thought it didn’t work with Netflix, but then i let my movie play for awhile…not sure how long, maybe 10-15 minutes or so.. and i happened to click the button again and it worked! Watched a second movie and the same thing..didn’t work at first.. let it play for a bit.. then clicked again and it worked. After it works, it works excellently. I bought the dev “a tea” as offered for their services.
Great little Safari add-on. Support it by buying Speedifier, too!
Just came in to say while I really appreciate PiPifier, Speedifier is even more incredible. Instead of buying the developer a tea (or on top of, if you’re generous), buy his other app to support him. Watching Netflix at 1.25x-2x the speed is genius.
Both these apps combined have changed the way I’ve been watching over the past couple days. I would put this up there with Alfred and Better Touch Tool as essential Mac apps.
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- Arno Appenzeller
- 3.9 MB
- Requires macOS 10.12 or later.
- Age Rating
- © APPenzeller
- In-App Purchases
- Buy me a tea $1.99
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