The controls are currently available as an experimental feature, but once enabled, a play button will appear next to address bar. Clicking the button will open a menu listing all the playing videos and tracks, even if you’re not in the tab. In this guide, you’ll learn the steps to enable Google Chrome Global Media Controls on Windows 10.

How to enable global media controls in Chrome

Use these steps enable global media controls to control videos and music, even on different tabs: Once you complete the steps, the media controls (play button) will appear next to the address bar allowing you to control any a video (for example, YouTube and Vimeo) or music playing (for example, Spotify) on any website, even on a different tab.  Enable Global Media Controls in Chrome All content on this site is provided with no warranties, express or implied. Use any information at your own risk. Always backup of your device and files before making any changes. Privacy policy info.