Youtube Player Youtube Player

Video Control

Shortcut Key Shortcut Description
F Full screen
M Mute
> / < Increase/ decrease video speed in intervals 0.5 - 0.25 - normal - 1.25 - 1.5 - 2
C Toggle Close Captioning
+ / - Increase / decrease CC font size (works in Chrome, not in Firefox)
B Change CC Background
Arrow Up / Arrow Down Increase/ decrease volume by 5% (You must be focused on the video player, either by hitting Tab until you are focused or clicking on the video itself)


Shortcut Key Shortcut Description
Shift+P Previous video in playlist
Shift+N Next video in playlist

Gain Control of Youtube Vieo

Shortcut Key Shortcut Description
/ Focus on Youtube Search Bar
Esc Focus away from Search Bar
2xAlt+Tab Focus on Vvdeo (focus away from Browser, then back)

Navigate Video

Shortcut Key Shortcut Description
K Play/ Pause Video
J / L Jump backwards/ forward 10 seconds (regardless of focus)
Arrow Left / Arrow Right Jump backwards/ forward 5 seconds
19 Jump to 10% to 90% of the video
add #t=10m to URL Jump to 10 minutes into video (press Alt+D, then End, then type #t=10m). Add seconds as necessary