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  1. the extension consists in being able to see and be able to control the music which passes in the stream. a special special channel for music that all content creators can use, and which allows them to put Spotify links to be able to play their favorite music, the improvements compared to the current system is the possibility for viewers to change the volume on their side and to be able to see without going through commands like "!song" the music playing. To push the extension further, I thought of an option similar to that on Discord, in one click…

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  2. Current state: Twitch allows 1 Extension Overlay slot per channel.

    Requested Feature: At least 1 additional Extension Overlay slot per channel.

    Components require viewers to open the extension to interact with it. Good for items that the streamer are seeking out, but not viewer interaction.

    Overlays allow immediate interaction when someone joins the stream. Useful for polling, available prime subscription, Closed Captioning, Crowd Control, many bit/sub/tip extensions, and of course game overlays to increase chat interactions.

    Many streamers either have 1 Overlay at all times regardless of the game they are playing because of the functionality of the overlay, but…

    2 votes

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  3. Need a new extension for league of legends , because when the twitch remove desktop app, u can't use your lol auto tags and live tracker, need new extension for the live tracker and auto tags

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  4. I've often had bad actors on my extension inputting data which goes against Twitch's Terms of Service.

    I currently have my own banning system, which also bans IPs, but it's not enough to stop the same people from returning.

    I would love if we could see whether or not a user has a verified email on their account. Either through the JWT or through the API.

    This would allow developers to make certain features verified email only and therefore, keep extensions safe from bad material.

    Thanks,
    Raven.

    11 votes

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  5. Loyalty points, bits, and emojis are able to be accessed easily just below and beside the chat bar. When you have Sound Alerts (the extension) installed...it only will show 5 sound alerts that you can get with loyalty points in the loyality points tab. It does not show the bit payable Sound Alerts there. Instead, there is a sound alert tab (extension tab) that most viewers do not know about on the actual screen. Lots of streamers make money off these sound alerts. The sound alerts tab (extension tab) on the screen is difficult for the viewer to find and…

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  6. Would love like an uber eats extension where there's a small menu you could order immediately.

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  7. You should add the ability for viewers to take and share Screen Shots. That would add so much engagement and content and be helpful too. Make it so the Streamer or mods can pick what to show in chat and on screen.

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  8. Overlay Expert Recommendation: You know how streamers shrink their gameplay screen to a certain size? That would be a nice addition. That's if it's possible of course.

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  9. I’m not sure if this is already made but I was streaming on console Xbox to be exact and I think it would cool features if it gave people who don’t speak English well the opinion to have both the stream be translated and chat too it shouldn’t be just for Xbox give it too PlayStation and pc streamers too if there’s already one please let me know I had someone from Thailand and they barely understood me half the time please try your best to be accurate with captions on chat and not have people sounding crazy

    2 votes

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  10. Streamers hardly know where to find the extension store. This means the work of many third-party developers goes unnoticed. Updates or newly released extensions aren't announced or made visible ANYWHERE on Twitch.

    Third-Party tools can make a huge difference, please help developers by making it easier for them to be discovered.

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  11. Hello!

    I would like to propose implementing a better landing page experience for the Extension Discovery page which currently features the same three extensions for 3-4 months at a time with very little rotation.

    I would propose either rotating the top three extensions more often (monthly).. or randomizing them with a larger pool of featured extensions that refreshes on page load.

    This will help streamers more easily discover extensions they may not have seen otherwise.

    Thank you

    7 votes

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  12. A new feature for the mod view.
    A moderator chat so you can easily give out informations to every mod on when to take actions and share informations to everyone at the same time.

    3 votes

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  13. With more and more funny and useful extensions coming out it would be really helpful if the amount of slots could be bumped up by a lot, the 2 overlay, 3 panel is just not cutting it.
    And if the mobile overlay use isn't coming any time soon, make it so that we can place an extension in both the overlay and panel slot at the same time, so that we can cater to both types of viewers.

    4 votes

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  15. The Extension Action: "followChannel" currently only accepts the channel name.

    window.Twitch.ext.actions.followChannel: void function(channelName: String)

    Most of the other extension APIs all use IDs and these are readily available in the extension from the JWT. With the way this API is designed, in order to use it you now have to make an extra network request against the Helix endpoint to get the channelName from the channelId.

    My request is to make it so this action supports taking the channelId or that the channelName is exposed in the JWT token.

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  16. Probably 95% of Bits are provided through Twitch Chat by typing e.g. Cheer100.

    This way of using Bits is explained and well-known for Twitch viewers. Not allowing Twitch Developers to use the same functionality is a direct limitation and provides an inconsistent user experience.

    For example, let's say we have a game called "Racer". Join the race with bits and race against other viewers. Viewers type racer100 in Twitch chat and join the race.

    Every developer gets a certain code (racer) similar to the extension name, and the amount determines the action. The action list is communicated with !racer, more…

    6 votes

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  17. Add it so I can make a comment to the twitch streamer without having to DM them on discord or whisper, please.

    /comment Care for [user] being toxic in chat with [ ] .

    Just would make things easier IMO and helps a lot if the streamer gets issues with running discord or any other issues.

    5 votes

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  18. I've looked through the twitch-dev-discord. And there seem to be many people who like me want to use keyboard-events in their extension.

    Keyboard-inputs would make a lot more interesting and fun games possible, instead of the current 5 million versions of the same quiz/sticker-extension.

    Since keyboard-events are allowed in <input>, I don't understand why it isn't allowed outside of an input.

    Also, I think the documentation should be clarified:
    "2.3 Extensions may not use keyboard shortcuts to power functionality."

    What you mean is:
    "Extensions may not use keyboard input outside of a input-field to power functionality."

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  19. Viewers should be able to join the stream in a one on one video conference (in front of the rest of the stream) to be able to talk directly to the streamer.

    Examples would include having viewers either donating to participate or queuing and when the streamer selects the option, the viewer is also casting to the stream to ask questions or just have a general chat with the host.

    This could be a useful way to engage the audience further, encourage more active users and fills gaps between the load times on games etc.

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  20. Right now an Extension's Discovery Page can only be in one language. It would improve the amount of streamers that would be able to discover an extension if the developer could optionally provide translations for various languages.

    2 votes

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