Is Youtube not saving position of your partially watched videos automatically? If you are just wondering why “Youtube not remembering where I left off!” Here we have got some clues for you.
As you go through, we are going to help you with 3 great add-ons along sides a website that lets you bookmark your Youtube videos! Read us here so that you can resume Youtube video and keep watching your favourite content exactly from where you let off.
How To Resume Youtube Videos Where You Left Off?
Nowadays almost every desktop video player, except windows media player, provides you with the option where you can close the program or shut down the PC while running a video. The best part is it still saves the position of the video until the last frame played.
If you are logged in youtube provides this feature by default, however if you remove the cache it will not function as desired. However, as discussed earlier, we are here to discuss three browser add-ons which allow you to enjoy the same feature without any interruption.
Video Resumer is a very useful add-on with which you can save Youtube’s video playback position. Video Resumer is an automatic tool that means you just need to add it on your browser and it will do the rest of the work of its own.
It works with Youtube as well as any other third party website’s embedded videos. If you close any tab with a video playing, Video Resumer automatically saves the position. When you open the same video, you can see the saved position and can start from there.
Video Resumer extension is available for both Chrome and Firefox browsers. You can get it from the Chrome Web Store and Firefox Add-ons page. Here’s the link to download it from Chrome and Firefox. The extension comes with two default options that you may find useful. It won’t remember a video played less than 5 seconds and it will automatically forget video position after seven days.
This one is exclusive for the Mozilla Firefox browser. It’s a nifty add-on that will bookmark your Youtube videos at the exact same scene you watched last. To use ResumeLater as an add-on, you need to have the updated version of Firefox on your PC. Follow this link from your Firefox browser to install this add-on. After installation, you don’t need to restart your browser. You can simply start using it.
After you install ResumeLater, you will see a tiny green play button in the top-right corner of the Firefox screen. To save any Youtube video just click on that green play button beside the address bar while the video is still playing.
It will add the video to the saved video list. You can add any number of videos you want. When you want to access your saved videos, just click on the green play button. List of your saved videos will appear in a new tab, and you can play those videos from where you left.
Pause For Later
True to its name, Pause for Later is also another handy tool to save the position of your Youtube videos. Pause for Later not only bookmarks Youtube videos, but it also keeps a record of the videos so that you don’t have to search those videos on Youtube again.
Follow this link to install Pause for Later in your browser. After installation, you will notice a red pause icon in your bookmark bar. When you are playing a Youtube video and want to save a position to resume it late, just click on the red pause icon in the top-right corner.
The video will automatically be saved in Pause for Later extension. When you want to access it just click on the pause button again, and you will see all of your saved videos in a new tab.
If you are not fond of a browser extension and want to save Youtube’s video position manually, then http://www.youtubetime.com/ is a good option for you to try out. This webpage lets you save Youtube video URL with added time information. You can get a URL of a video that will open the video at the exact same time which you have saved earlier.
To save any video, just follow the link above. You will see a page appearing just like the screenshot we have provided. Now paste your video link and choose a start time. Then click on Get Link button, and a new link will be generated which have the time information that you just gave. Following this link will open the video at the exact same time that you just chose.
That’s all the effective ways to save the position for your youtube videos. If you know any add-ons for Opera or Safari do let us know by commenting down below. Also, comment on your preferred video resuming option and why you like it. Do follow our website for more interesting articles. Till then, sayonara!