YouTube video mode floating window has now been applied to many web browsers. With YouTube Picture in Picture, you can browse and watch YouTube videos in a floating window right from your Windows 10 computer desktop instead of going to a web browser.
How to use YouTube Picture in Picture is very simple. First you go to Microsoft Store and download YouTube Picture in Picture following this link (121MB capacity). Then open YouTube videos with YouTube Picture in Picture with two options: paste the URL or open YouTube in the browser window of the application. You search and click on the desired video.
The video will be played in a floating window. You can move and expand the window size but are limited to full opening. You can also minimize the window to the taskbar.
To open another video, mouse over the upper right corner> click the three dashes button and follow the instructions.
Note: Videos playing in the application window are not capable of forwarding.
In addition, if you use Micros Edge Chromium, you can install the Video picture in picture utility by following the link below to view YouTube as a floating window: