The unknown Youtube Trick to put the video in full screen

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YouTube, Google's video platform, is one of the most used social networks in the world. Constant use of the app and the web version can lead its users to think of you already know everything about the service, but that's not the case.

In this article, we reveal a simple but very useful trick with which you can put a YouTube video in full screen with a single gesture.

Hardly anyone knows about this function, so be careful, because soon you will be able to show your friends that you know one of the best YouTube tricks.



The trick to putting a YouTube video in full screen that few people know about

With this trick, a gesture will be enough to put in full screen on YouTube.

We continue to know the YouTube app for Android with a trick that allows you to go to full screen with a simple gesture.

In this way, you won't have to contend with the magnify button, which is located in the lower right corner of the video and which can sometimes give you problems because it is small.

This trick comes from the hand of a Reddit post created by user "atomos33". To make you understand better, we will explain step by step how you can make a YouTube video great with a single gesture:

  1. Open the YouTube app e insert the video what do you want to see.
  2. Swipe up on the video with your finger to move it to full screen, so that the view changes horizontally. If you want to go back to portrait mode, just swipe down on the video.

As you can see, it's a very simple gesture with which you can quickly switch to full screen without having to look for the maximize button. We have already talked about it, this trick can be used without problems in the YouTube app for Android.



This is one of the innovations introduced by YouTube in one of its latest updates of 2020, but there is more. To continue learning how to get the most out of the platform app, we recommend that you take a look at other tricks to dominate YouTube.

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