YouTube Shortcuts

YouTube Shortcuts to use in your classroom
  • To pause the video: While the video is playing, press ‘K’ on the keyboard and the video will get automatically paused. The alternative to this is to press the ‘spacebar’.
  • To take back video: Pressing ‘J’ on the keyboard takes the video back by 10 seconds.
  • To forward the video: Pressing ‘L’ fast forwards the video by 10 seconds.
  • To move back and forward by 5 seconds: Use the left and right arrow keys to move back or fast forward the video by 5 seconds.
  • To make the video full-screen: Press ‘F’ to put the video on full screen.
  • To navigate through the video: The number keys from 1 to 10 help to navigate through the video.
  • To play the next video in the queue: Press Shift + N to go to the next video in the queue line.
  • To adjust the volume: To increase or decrease the volume of the YouTube video, use the up and down arrow keys.
  • To mute the video: Pressing ‘M’ on the keyboard mutes the video.