YouTube keyboard shortcuts
Key shortcuts plays a very important role in various operations of computer . Programmes like a Youtube has also a shortcuts which help to speed up your work Important points to be consider while using YOUTUBE videos
· Youtube and window must be active
· Your keyboard should be properly active
· Click video which is selected
.Following are the list of key board shortcuts which can be used for YOUTUBE videos
Play and pause a video
Press the spacebar or the ‘k‘ key on your keyboard to play and pause a video.
Tip: Holding down either of these keys also plays the video in slow motion.
Jump to start of a video
Pressing the 0 (zero) key on your keyboard will jump to the beginning of a video. Thehome key also works for jumping to the start of a video.
Jump to the end of a video or go to the next video
Pressing the end key on your keyboard will go to the end of the video. If you are playing a playlist, it goes to the next video in the playlist.
Skip or jump in the video
Fast forward or rewind
If you want to fast forward or rewind in increments of five seconds, press the left or right arrow keys. If you need to jump more than five seconds hold down the Ctrl keyand press the arrow key for the direction you want to jump in ten second increments.
Skip to video sections
Pressing the number keys from 1 to 9 seeks (jumps) to that percentage of the video. In other words, 1 jumps to 10%, 2 jumps to 20%, 3 jumps to 30%, etc.
Make the video full-screen
Pressing ‘f‘ on the keyboard switches between full-screen and normal mode.
Tip: Pressing Esc also exits full-screen mode.
Turn up and down the volume
Pressing the up or down arrow keys turns up and down the volume of the video. If you are turning down the volume and continue to hold the down arrow key, it will eventually mute the volume.
Tip: Pressing ‘m‘ on the keyboard also mutes and unmutes the volume.
YouTube Lean Back
Finally, from our YouTube Top 10 tricks, YouTube also has a feature called YouTube Lean Back that allows you to navigate YouTube without using a mouse.