How To Get Back The Old YouTube Layout

How To Get Back The Old YouTube Layout

In the past few years, YouTube has frequently changed its layout as compared to other Google sites and apps.

As the layout changes, new features are added.

Some users love the new layout and some don’t.

However, in the recent new layout, the thumbnail is larger which is loved by many users while it is quite annoying for some users.

If you’re one of the users who does not like the new layout and you want to restore to the old YouTube layout, then don’t worry.

In this article, you will learn how to change the new YouTube layout to the old layout.

How To Get Back The Old YouTube Layout

Here’s how you can get back to the old YouTube layout:

Step 1: Download the uBlock Origin extension on the Chrome.

Step 2: Tap on the Puzzle icon on the top navigation bar.

Step 3: Tap on the Three dots next to the uBlock Origin then select Options.

Three dots next to the uBlock Origin then select Options

Step 4:Go to “My Filters” tab and Copy and paste this code:

youtube.com##+js(set, yt.config_.EXPERIMENT_FLAGS.kevlar_watch_grid, false)

Step 5: Tap on Apply Changes to restore the old YouTube layout.

Apply changes

 

Note: You need to use YouTube keyboard shortcuts to navigate the website after you have applied the filter including toggling Fullscreen (Press F) and changing the volume (press the up and down keys).

List of YouTube keyboard shortcuts: YouTube keyboard shortcuts.

Conclusion

Many users enjoy the new features that are added with the new layout that has been made in the last few years.

However, everyone might not like these layouts and want to restore the old layout.

If you also don’t like the new layout then you must be wondering How to switch back to the old YouTube layout.

If so, we have discussed the solution in this article.

I hope you have followed the steps carefully and were able to restore the old YouTube layout.

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