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How to Control YouTube Video via Keyboard Shortcut

If you want to play some music or video there will only a name in your mind which is YouTube. well, YouTube globally entertains you where you can watch any kind of videos, movies, premiere, etc. Now YouTube enhanced own services and provide you rich content.

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Now we are going to tell you some youtube shortcuts which help you to control video via the keyboard. as well as you already know about the few shortcuts which are similar to normal video player like SPACE BAR button use to Play or Pause the video. but this is just the beginning. now, the game begins here :

YouTube Shortcut List

ShortCutBrief
SpaceBar To play or Pause the Video.
Press –  1 Skip 10% part of the Video.
Press –  2 Skip 20% part of the Video.
Press –  3 Skip 30% part of the Video.
Press –  4 Skip 40% part of the Video.
Press –  5 Skip 50% part of the Video.
Press –  6 Skip 60% part of the Video.
Press –  7 Skip 70% part of the Video.
Press –  8 Skip 80% part of the Video.
Press –  9 Skip 90% part of the Video.
Press –   Play video from the initial / start at the beginning.
Press – T Theater Mode (Wide the screen).
Press – I Mini player (shrink the video screen size).
Press – F Full Screen (cover the Screen ).
Press – J Seek backward 10 seconds the video.
Press – K To play or Pause the Video.
Press – L Seek Forward 10 seconds the video.
Press – C Enable or Disable the Caption Mode (Subtitle).
Press – M To Mute the Audio (Enable or Disable the Sound).
Press – / Goto Search Box.
Press – (Shift + N) Jump to the next Video.
Press – (Shift + P) Jump to Previous Video.
Press –  < Decrease the Playback rate.
Press –  > Increase the Playback rate
You Can use the Navigation Button to control video over the player like :-


  • UP arrow button for increase the Volume,
  • Down arrow button for Decrease the Volume,
  • left arrow for Seek backward the video and
  • Right arrow for Seek forward the video

About Umesh Kumar

Umesh is a Student of BCA and part-time Blogger, He loves to write about the tech news, articles, Windows troubleshooting, updates, and Programming too. his goal is to be a frontend developer, and he is on the Way.

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