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#201 Posted by Outrager (266 posts) -

I'm using the latest version of Android and Chrome on my Pixel C and Nexus 6P and when I full screen videos the bottom buttons and top progress bar don't hide.

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#202 Posted by wcarle (384 posts) -

@outrager: Thanks for the report, we'll get that fixed soon!

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#203 Edited by swordstruck (51 posts) -

Obviously can't tell from an image, but the video is playing right now behind the overlay and can't be removed without refreshing the page:

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It seems to just randomly show up while watching a video (Both live and pre-recorded videos). This happens very often on the latest version of chrome ever since the new video player was released. Is there any fix being worked on for this? For this instance, here's what the console looked like:

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All ad/script blocking addons are disabled for the giantbomb and gamespot domains, so it's definitely not a chrome add-on issue.

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#204 Posted by nihilisticmonkey (117 posts) -

I was disappointed to not see the below implemented yet, but o the reddit Mac forum someone posted a javascript snippet. If you make a bookmark with this as the URL (call it PIP or something)


Then GiantBomb videos will play in PiP. I'm so happy I can enjoy the site how I want to. It even seems to support resume.

@wcarle said:

Mac Picture in Picture not working. Looking for a fix for this now


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#205 Posted by DJGhostmare (88 posts) -

@nihilisticmonkey: This is a cool workaround. Thanks for sharing. Do note, you will have to activate the Allow JavaScript from Smart Search Field option in the Develop menu. I don't recommend this for anyone who is not incredibly conscious of what and where they visit on the web.

I still hope for native support to return one day...

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#206 Posted by sabin1001 (22 posts) -

Any updates on the Mac Picture in Picture functionality returning?

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#211 Posted by HazierStudio (3 posts) -