vlc media player


DAVID GLOBE
 

Hello friends

Is there anyone on the list who is proficient with vlc media player?  I am using it for the first time, and need to know some of the key strokes to play movies.

Many thanks for all your help.

David


Mike B.
 

Howdy,
 
See if the keystrokes below will get you going:
 

https://wiki.videolan.org/Hotkeys_table/
 
table with 3 columns and 103 rows
 Command
 Code
 Hotkey
 Fullscreen
 key-toggle-fullscreen
 f
 Leave fullscreen
 key-leave-fullscreen
 Esc
 Play/Pause
 key-play-pause
 Space
 Pause only
 key-pause
 [
 Play only
 key-play
 ]
 Faster
 key-faster
 +
 Slower
 key-slower
 -
 Normal rate
 key-rate-normal
 =
 Faster (fine)
 key-rate-faster-fine
 Unset
 Slower (fine)
 key-rate-slower-fine
 Unset
 Next
 key-next
 n
 Previous
 key-prev
 p
 Stop
 key-stop
 s
 Position
 key-position
 t
 Very short backwards jump
 key-jump-extrashort
 Shift-Left
 Very short forward jump
 key-jump+extrashort
 Shift-Right
 Short backwards jump
 key-jump-short
 Alt-Left
 Short forward jump
 key-jump+short
 Alt-Right
 Medium backwards jump
 key-jump-medium
 Ctrl-Left
 Medium forward jump
 key-jump+medium
 Ctrl-Right
 Long backwards jump
 key-jump-long
 Alt-Ctrl-Left
 Long forward jump
 key-jump+long
 Alt-Ctrl-Right
 Next frame
 key-frame-next
 e
 Activate
 key-nav-activate
 Enter
 Navigate up
 key-nav-up
 Up
 Navigate down
 key-nav-down
 Down
 Navigate left
 key-nav-left
 Left
 Navigate right
 key-nav-right
 Right
 Go to the DVD menu
 key-disc-menu
 Shift-m
 Select previous DVD title
 key-title-prev
 Shift-o
 Select next DVD title
 key-title-next
 Shift-b
 Select prev DVD chapter
 key-chapter-prev
 Shift-p
 Select next DVD chapter
 key-chapter-next
 Shift-n
 Quit
 key-quit
 Ctrl-q
 Volume up
 key-vol-up
 Ctrl-Up
 Volume down
 key-vol-down
 Ctrl-Down
 Mute
 key-vol-mute
 m
 Subtitle delay up
 key-subdelay-up
 h
 Subtitle delay down
 key-subdelay-down
 g
 Audio delay up
 key-audiodelay-up
 k
 Audio delay down
 key-audiodelay-down
 j
 Cycle audio track
 key-audio-track
 b
 Cycle through audio devices
 key-audiodevice-cycle
 Shift-a
 Cycle subtitle track
 key-subtitle-track
 v
 Cycle source aspect ratio
 key-aspect-ratio
 a
 Cycle video crop
 key-crop
 c
 Toggle autoscaling
 key-toggle-autoscale
 o
 Increase scale factor
 key-incr-scalefactor
 Alt-o
 Decrease scale factor
 key-decr-scalefactor
 Alt-Shift-o
 Cycle deinterlace modes
 key-deinterlace
 d
 Show interface
 key-intf-show
 i
 Hide interface
 key-intf-hide
 Shift-i
 Take video snapshot
 key-snapshot
 Shift-s
 Go back in browsing history
 key-history-back
 Shift-g
 Go forward in browsing history
 key-history-forward
 Shift-h
 Record
 key-record
 Shift-r
 Dump
 key-dump
 Shift-d
 Zoom
 key-zoom
 z
 Un-Zoom
 key-unzoom
 Shift-z
 Toggle wallpaper mode
 key-wallpaper
 w
 Display OSD menu on top
 key-menu-on
 Alt-Shift-m
 Do not display OSD menu
 key-menu-off
 Alt-Ctrl-m
 Highlight widget on the right
 key-menu-right
 Alt-Shift-Right
 Highlight widget on the left
 key-menu-left
 Alt-Shift-Left
 Highlight widget on top
 key-menu-up
 Alt-Shift-Up
 Highlight widget below
 key-menu-down
 Alt-Shift-Down
 Select current widget
 key-menu-select
 Alt-Shift-Enter
 Crop one pixel from the top
 key-crop-top
 Alt-r
 Uncrop one pixel from the top
 key-uncrop-top
 Alt-Shift-r
 Crop one pixel from the left
 key-crop-left
 Alt-d
 Uncrop one pixel from the left
 key-uncrop-left
 Alt-Shift-d
 Crop one pixel from the bottom
 key-crop-bottom
 Alt-c
 Uncrop one pixel from the bottom
 key-uncrop-bottom
 Alt-Shift-c
 Crop one pixel from the right
 key-crop-right
 Alt-f
 Uncrop one pixel from the right
 key-uncrop-right
 Alt-Shift-f
 Random
 key-random
 r
 Normal/Repeat/Loop
 key-loop
 l
 1:4 Quarter
 key-zoom-quarter
 Ctrl-1
 1:2 Half
 key-zoom-half
 Ctrl-2
 1:1 Original
 key-zoom-original
 Ctrl-3
 2:1 Double
 key-zoom-double
 Ctrl-4
 Very short jump length (integer)
 extrashort-jump-size
 3
 Set playlist bookmark 1
 key-set-bookmark1
 Ctrl-F1
 Set playlist bookmark 2
 key-set-bookmark2
 Ctrl-F2
 Set playlist bookmark 3
 key-set-bookmark3
 Ctrl-F3
 Set playlist bookmark 4
 key-set-bookmark4
 Ctrl-F4
 Set playlist bookmark 5
 key-set-bookmark5
 Ctrl-F5
 Set playlist bookmark 6
 key-set-bookmark6
 Ctrl-F6
 Set playlist bookmark 7
 key-set-bookmark7
 Ctrl-F7
 Set playlist bookmark 8
 key-set-bookmark8
 Ctrl-F8
 Set playlist bookmark 9
 key-set-bookmark9
 Ctrl-F9
 Set playlist bookmark 10
 key-set-bookmark10
 Ctrl-F10
 Play playlist bookmark 1
 key-play-bookmark1
 F1
 Play playlist bookmark 2
 key-play-bookmark2
 F2
 Play playlist bookmark 3
 key-play-bookmark3
 F3
 Play playlist bookmark 4
 key-play-bookmark4
 F4
 Play playlist bookmark 5
 key-play-bookmark5
 F5
 Play playlist bookmark 6
 key-play-bookmark6
 F6
 Play playlist bookmark 7
 key-play-bookmark7
 F7
 Play playlist bookmark 8
 key-play-bookmark8
 F8
 Play playlist bookmark 9
 key-play-bookmark9
 F9
 Play playlist bookmark 10
 key-play-bookmark10
 F10
table end
 
 
Stay safe & take care.  Mike.
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----- Original Message -----
Sent: Tuesday, June 22, 2021 1:44 PM
Subject: [TechTalk] vlc media player

Hello friends

Is there anyone on the list who is proficient with vlc media player?  I am using it for the first time, and need to know some of the key strokes to play movies.

Many thanks for all your help.

David