YouTube Web Tweaks

This script optimizes YouTube's performance by modified configs, shorts redirect and much more!

Author
xX_LegendCraftd_Xx
Daily installs
4
Total installs
4,641
Ratings
9 1 0
Version
4.1.2
Created
2022-07-13
Updated
2024-05-05
License
MIT
Applies to

*If you want to use these version of YouTube Web Tweaks script, here is the both of these choices.*
Lite Version (based on the normal script, except it keeps the shorts player) - https://greasyfork.org/en/scripts/466374
Legacy Version (if your browser does not support JavaScript ES10 engine) - https://greasyfork.org/en/scripts/476365

These steps are required to tweak here!

Make sure you install an ad blocker extension like uBlock Origin (or AdGuard) so it will remove ads completely.

Three two scripts are optional to install here after you installed this script.
YouTube CPU Tamer by AnimationFrame - https://greasyfork.org/en/scripts/431573 *If the script causes issues, you can just use this version (v2022.12.28.1).*
YouTube Super Fast Chat - https://greasyfork.org/en/scripts/469878
Unhold YouTube Resource Locks - https://greasyfork.org/en/scripts/457205

Bonus script to install (if users have their older/lower specs machines).
Hide VP9 support for YouTube - https://greasyfork.org/en/scripts/373685
Hide VP9 support for YouTube + Force 30 fps video - https://greasyfork.org/en/scripts/493563

If you want to improve more tweaks and remove unwanted popups, here is the list of tweaks that you can apply here.
https://pastebin.com/0Qtubr5M

To improve more performance, Just turn off "keep hovering to play" popup. Instructions here.
https://gist.github.com/matter-it-does/bc3acea114ef3962973de54fba57509a