Tech Tip – YouTube Navigation Shortcut Keys

Date: Jun 23, 2022

Tech Tip – YouTube Navigation Shortcut Keys

Here are some easy to use keyboard shortcuts to save time and speed up navigating YouTube videos: 

  • Press the space bar to pause or play a video
  • Press m to toggle between mute and unmute in the video
  • Press l (lower case L) to move 10 seconds forwards, press j to move 10 seconds backwards
  • Press f to switch to full screen and press the Esc key to go switch to the original screen size you started off with
  • Press the < and > keys (with the shift key) to speed up or slow down the video payback rate
  • Press 0 (zero) to restart / go to the beginning of the video, and press the End key to go to the end of the video

Give these a try and let us know what you think