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Developer(s) Alex Sirota, Yahoo! Inc.
Stable release
4.3.6 / March 22, 2012
Operating system Cross-platform
Type Web browser, Music, Media player
License Freeware, Proprietary

FoxyTunes was a browser extension allowing users to control media players from their browser window. It was acquired by Yahoo on February 4, 2008. FoxyTunes worked with for Mozilla Firefox, Internet Explorer, SeaMonkey, Mozilla Application Suite, Flock and Mozilla Thunderbird.

The extension supported the normal media player functions and displayed currently playing track information. Additionally, the extension allowed searching various Web sites to get images, videos, biographies etc. related to the music being played.

On June 28, 2013, Yahoo! announced FoxyTunes's closure, scheduled for July 1, 2013.[1]

Supported players[edit]

FoxyTunes supported many media players on a diverse variety of platforms. On Microsoft Windows:

On Unix systems:

On Mac OS X:

See also[edit]

External links[edit]


  1. ^ Rossiter, Jay (June 28, 2013). "Keeping our Focus on What's Next". Yahoo! blog. Retrieved June 29, 2013.