ShortCuts of Youtube



Shortcuts Descriptions
Spacebar Pause/Play video (player focus required)
K key Pause/Play video (doesn’t require focus)
↑ (Arrow key up) Turn up volume 5%
↓ (Arrow key down) Turn down volume 5%
M key Mute/unmute volume
← (Arrow key left) Move backward 5 sec
→ (Arrow key right) Move forward 5 sec
L key Move forward 10 sec
J key Move backward 10 sec
0 / Home key Restart the video
End key Skip to the end
Num keys 1,2,3…9 Move playhead to the respective percentage, 10%-90%
F key Enter or exit full screen
Esc key Exit full screen
Ctrl + → Move to next video (only in playlist)
Ctrl + ← Move to previous video (only in playlist)
Tab key Move forward in player control buttons
Shift + Tab Move backward in player control buttons
Enter Execute select player control button
C key Turn on/off CC (closed captions)
+ key Increase CC font size when it’s turned on
– key Decrease CC font size when it’s turned on
B key Change CC background color
> key Increase play speed
< key Decrease play speed
Shift + P Play previously played video
Shift + N Play next video in recommendation/playlist
/ key Place text cursor in search field to start typing
Esc key Focus away from search field if text cursor is there
, (comma) Move backward per frame when video is paused
. (period) Move forward per frame when video is paused