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  1. Can we get an audio only option for the Desktop App. The Mobile App has that option and it would be pretty nice if we can get the same feature for the Desktop App. Also the browser version too. Twitch as a radio/streaming channel would be pretty sick in my opinion

    229 votes

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  2. Show all the followed channels rather than the first couple. Currently only the first few (depending on resolution) are shown (or at least fill the bar). This makes it so that top streamers aren't eating up all the viewers. Also, make it so the channels with the least viewers aren't placed on the bottom. Make it based on time the stream has started or something, so again larger streamers don't eat up all the viewers. Second, move the friends panel, it doesn't belong there on the followed channels bar.

    48 votes

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  3. It would be nice to add "always on top" option on Twitch. Because, many times I'm doing something else, in browser or , work from home and I decrease size of of Twitch window in top corner and work other thing. If there is always on top feature, it would prevent Twitch window disappearing when clicking other things on PC/Mac.

    36 votes

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  4. For years there has been some funky issues with Twitch on Chromecast devices, though recently things have been better.

    I downloaded your desktop app today but was disappointed to see that it did not have a Chromecast integration. Can we get this?

    25 votes

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  5. 16 votes

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  6. Scrolling up in a twitch chat that has filled its 100-300 message limit(whatever the chat history limit is), while many new chat messages are being sent makes it impossible to read the chat message you scrolled up to read. Please, the web browser version handles this perfectly, freezing the chat viewport on the text you scrolled up to, rather than letting new chat messages push what you wanted to see upwards.

    13 votes

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  7. Please make RERUNS part of the host options. Doesn't mix with LIVE streams, when the Streamer isn't there and its just a RERUN. I suggest its own RERUN slot or put them in another category other then Live, because they aren't!

    10 votes

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  8. Mouse cursor doesn't hide when on full screen

    6 votes

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  9. I'm not able to have the fullscreen mode "saved" so that when I open the app, it starts in fullscreen. It wasn't an issue before Twitch started with all these updates. But now it is...HELP!!!

    5 votes

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  10. Enable the view counter and time streamed as a part of the overlay when in full screen. Make these numbers only appear on hover/ mouse over.

    4 votes

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  11. When in fullscreen mode on the desktop app I instinctively hit escape to exit fullscreen mode and yet nothing happens. This feels like a default action that should be built in.

    4 votes

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  12. Hey you ever open the twitch app and UH OH missed your favorite stream by a few weeks so you go to look for it but it's not the latest video any more. "what am I to do????" you think to yourself.
    Welllllllllllll if you look closely there's a button that says "videos" but when you click the button it opens your browser. why?! you built an app to watch twitch and forgot V.O.D. and clips. get them in there.

    4 votes

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  13. Currently there is no indication that a cast is a vodcast, as it doesn't have the badge the webpage offers.

    3 votes

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  14. It would be cool, if you could pick from your friends list, or just anyone else that's you choose that's on and active, to a duel, or make a team and challenge them, without it being a super special event. Kind of a stream vs stream duel, and when you challenge someone it alerts and notifies both parties streams chats.

    Like in LoL, DoA6, SF5, Tekken, Racing games, Speed Run times, Form a team from chat maybe even, and ?vs? from each stream in whichever game is mutually designated.

    And OverWatch....by the by...whose holding heavy on the OverWatch 2 alpha…

    1 vote

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