Picture in Picture allows you to watch movies or videos in a floating window while working on your computer. Youtube has Picture in Picture mode for most platforms, which is very handy. You can now watch Netflix in Picture in Picture mode on Windows and Mac, as in your smartphones.
Here, we can discuss how to get the Netflix Picture in Picture mode on Windows and Mac.
Watch Netflix in Picture in Picture on Windows
Netflix has a dedicated Windows Store app for watching movies and series. Netflix now rolls out the Picture in Picture mode for Windows users through the Windows 10 app. You can play Netflix movies in a floating window in a single click.
- Open the Netflix app on Windows 10.
- Play a movie or a show.
- Click in PiP Button at the bottom right corner.
You can now find the Netflix movie in a floating window. The main window will minimize and you can keep watching on the PiP window. Switch to other apps and continue working, while the movie will play for you in a corner of the screen.
You can also resize, move, and close the Netflix Picture in Picture window.
Use Netflix Picture in Picture on Mac Using Chrome
Unlike Windows, Mac users do not get a dedicated app from Netflix. Still, you can watch movies and shows on Netflix using your browser, be it Safari or Chrome. You can play Netflix movies in Picture in Picture on Mac if you are using the Google Chrome browser.
The following trick works on Mac, Windows, and Linux computers that have the latest Google Chrome browser.
- Open the Google Chrome browser on your Mac/PC.
- Go to Netflix.com and play a movie.
- Click on the media control icon at the top right corner of the chrome window.
- Click the “Picture in Picture” button at the bottom right corner of the popup window.
Netflix movies will now appear in a floating window. It will stay afloat even when you move to other windows. Thus, you can watch movies while working.
The Netflix Picture in Picture with Google Chrome works when you have an older Windows version, a Mac, or a Linux PC. You can simply drag and move the floating window that plays Netflix movies.