Script Summary: A universal lights-out script for all online videos.
License: Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported License
Universal Lights Out automatically detects videos and other media (such as flash games) on a page and allows you to turn off the lights, focusing on the media. Works with most video providers, such as YouTube, Megavideo, Vimeo, Putlocker (you might have to press play before it works), etc.
You can easily turn off automatic detection by changing auto_find to false at the top of the script, and find media with keyboard shortcut ctrl+alt+l
- Compatibility: Firefox, Chrome, Opera
- Lights out option for all videos and flash games
- Automatically detects media on page
- Smooth jQuery-powered interface
History1.7 (2012-1-25) - Fixed Chrome bugs. Excluded from the YouTube homepage where there are no videos but it was recognizing one. Fixed CTRL+ALT+l shortcut.
1.6 (2012-1-19) - Added support for Chrome, Opera.
1.5 (2012-1-7) - Updated media detector filters to include several other videos previously mistakenly assumed to be adverts. 1.4 (2012-1-6) - Added support for YouTube HTML5 embedded player. Added image caching for faster performance.
1.3 (2012-1-6) - Cleaned up and beautified the interface. Added support for HTML5 videos. Further improved media detection.
1.2 (2012-1-6) - Improved media detection. Now works on sites like videobb, veoh, and Novamov. Now gets confused less with adverts.
1.0 (2012-1-4) - First release! Basic jQuery interface, basic media detection.