On YouTube, press the 1-9 keys to jump directly to 10%, 90%, or anywhere in between!
Seek to 10-90% on a YouTube Video
While viewing a YouTube video in your desktop or laptop browser, press the
1 key to seek directly to 10%. Press the
2 key to seek directly to 20%, and so on, up to 90%! Pressing zero takes you to the beginning.
Select Seek-Related Keyboard Shortcuts
||Seek back 10 sec|
||Seek forward 10 sec|
||Seek back 5 sec|
||Seek forward 5sec|
||Seek back one frame (while paused)|
||Seek forward one frame (while paused)|
YouTube Keyboard Shortcuts Not Working?
- You are using YouTube.com through a web browser
- You are using a desktop or laptop. These shortcuts may not work on a mobile device.
- The YouTube video itself has focus. Use the tab key to give it the focus, or click on it. If clicking it paused it, then just unpause it and the video player will retain focus.
Looking for More?
As of June 2023, Google documents all the shortcuts on this page.