How to Enable Picture in Picture for YouTube in macOS Sierra

Still, macOS Sierra is available as Public beta so before it released as the officially public version. You should make yourself a master of macOS 10.12. Sierra arrives with massive features such as Picture in picture mode, it’s a nice multitasking feature to watching video any corner of the Mac screen in macOS Sierra. In short, you can watch YouTube, Vimeo etc. video while you working on other things on Apple Mac (MacBook, MacBook Air, MacBook Pro, iMac and MacMini) Safari 10 or on iTunes. Apart from Picture in Picture view, you can also learn use Siri on Mac, use Storage Optimization on Mac etc. so let’s enable Picture in Picture for YouTube in macOS Sierra and Vimeo and get enjoy video with your other task on Apple MacBook or iMac.

Way to Enable picture in Picture for YouTube in macOS Sierra

activate enable Picture in Picture for YouTube in macOS Sierra

Before get started following steps you must verify that the Safari browser version is latest Safari 10 and Mac operating System is the macOS Sierra (macOS 10.12) and later. Because Picture in Picture mode not compatible with the other browsers.

Step 1. Launch Safari on your Mac.

Step 2. Open up YouTube and Choose your desired video.

Step 3. Now Right click on Video to get a black drop down menu. After it, instant Right Click again to reveal a gray drop down menu.black drop down menu to picture in picture mode

Step 4. Now Click on Enter Picture-in-Picture, you can see on the given below image. So the video will automatically pop out and you will be free to do other tasks on your Mac.Click on Enter Picture-in-Picture Youtube

That’s it.

Above was the enable Picture in Picture for YouTube in macOS Sierra. In addition, get an idea to turn on/ activate picture in picture mode in Vimeo video app.

How to Turn on Picture in Picture mode for Vimeo app on Mac

Step 1. Open Safari on Mac.

Step 2. Launch Vimeo app and do login.

Step 3. Now Play a Video, here Vimoe video has built-in picture-in-picture icon in the bottom right-hand side corner. The icon will appear like one display overlaid on top of the another display.Turn on Picture in Picture mode for Vimeo app on Mac

You’re done.

So enjoy now by watching video in the small box over the big game play screen or other things.

Please Note: keep remember, Don’t close all tabs or safari browser where the video usually plays.

To turn off the picture in picture mode, just take your mouse cursor on small box video and Click on X button to close it.

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