The Atmosphere Lighting effect is only available for HTML5 videos. This included the following video types ogv, mp4, avi, mpeg, wmv and webgl on the internet. And Adobe Flash objects such as the SWF file type are not supported. The real atmosphere lighting and vivid mode work well with the YouTube website and the other HTML5 video player on the internet.
What is the Atmosphere Lighting feature?
It is a feature in the Turn Off the Lights browser extension to show you the most realistic glow effects around the playing video player. The browser extension will try to receive the video data, and convert this video content data to the colors around the video player. If it is impossible to receive this data (for example the video site block the access to that information). Turn Off the Lights catch the error and forward it to the first option, to shows a solid blue glow color around the HTML5 player or YouTube video.
Solution Atmosphere Lighting doesn’t work well
If you experience an issue where the glow effects will not show up on your current HTML5 video player. Try the steps to solve this issue:
- Check you are using the latest web browser version
- Uninstall the other browser extensions you are using in your web browser
- Reset the Turn Off the Lights settings, that from the “Advanced Options” page. At the bottom of the web page, you see a big “Reset the Turn Off the Lights settings” button
- Try to disable Hardware acceleration in your web browser
- Update your video card drivers
Recommend Internet Browser
Also, we recommend you to use the Google Chrome browser for optimal and secure browsing on the internet. Turn Off the Lights internet tool is built first on this web browser and use the latest WebKit engine or now know as Blink engine (from the Chromium team).
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