One of the great virtues of the iPad is to leverage its fantastic to enjoy good screen videos, and what better place to find that YouTube, the largest website in the world audiovisual content. However, all is not gold that glitters and iOS puts a major impediment when fully enjoy this content. Who has not been listening to a song and hates every time you stop when we leave the app? This is one of the main shortcomings of iOS, despite incorporate multitasking (iOS7 improved), we are not yet able to play a YouTube video in the background while doing other things. Do you?
How to prevent playback pause a YouTube video in the background on an iPad or iPad Mini
Before starting the tutorial, we must clarify that this trick only serves to YouTube on your browser version, ie only work when accessing YouTube from within Safari and not from its official application that can be found in the App Store. After all, the main concern we might have to play a YouTube video in the background is to listen to your audio, so the browser version perfectly to fulfill that role. The steps to take to work the trick are the following:
- Open Safari and go to the Youtube website. Once here looking for a video and starts playing.
- Now exit the browser via the Home button. You will notice that once you’re out of the application, the YouTube video will stop playing and therefore no sound.
- The next step is to access the Control Center, so slip from the bottom of the screen up to access your dashboard. Here you will see that the music player has undergone a significant change and now shows the name of the video that were played.
- If you click on the play button, the video will begin playing and listening to the song we can continue where we left off.
In case your device running iOS 6 is also possible to use this trick. In this case, instead of following the above steps, you will have to double-click to show the multitasking, swipe the icon list from left to right and click on the play button. As seen in Digital Inspiration, iOS puts impediments sometimes very obvious things, but thanks to these little tricks we can find alternatives to fulfill the function that initially were looking for. Do you had this happen on occasion? If so, you know the solution to end and still listen to your music without interruption.