mpv keyboard shortcuts

mpv

Zeynel Abidin Öztürk -
35 days ago
- Shortcuts

We've compiled most of the mpv's hotkeys together. We hope they will allow you to control mpv better. If you'd like to access user-defined bindings, go to ~/.config/mpv/input.conf .

P

Pause / Playback

F

Toggle fullscreen

M

Mute

V

Toggle subtitles

S

Take a screenshot

↑   Shift + S

Take a screenshot without subtitles (may or may not work depending on display driver)

Ctrl + S

Take a scaled screenshot with subtitles and OSD

Alt + S

Automatically take screenshot of every frame

Q

Quit, save current position

O

Show progress

↑   Shift + O

Toggle show progress

↑   Shift + T

Toggle video window on top

Page Up / Down

Next / previous chapter

.

Next frame

,

Previous frame

←  →

Seek 5 seconds

↑   Shift + ←  →

Exact seek 1 seconds (don't show on the OSD)

↑  ↓

Seek 60 seconds

↑   Shift + ↑  ↓

Exact seek 5 seconds (don't show on the OSD)

Shift + Page Up / Down

Seek 600 seconds

Ctrl + +

Increase audio delay

Ctrl + -

Decrease audio delay

[

Decrease speed

]

Increase speed

M

Mute / unmute audio

↑   Shift + A

Cycle aspect ratio ("16:9", "4:3", "2.35:1", "-1")

1

Decrease contrast

2

Increase contrast

3

Decrease brightness

4

Increase brightness

5

Decrease gamma

6

Increase gamma

7

Decrease saturation

8

Increase saturation

9

Decrease audio volume

0

Increase audio volume

W

Zoom out

E

Zoom in

V

Show / hide subtitles

J

Next subtitle

↑   Shift + J

Previous subtitle

Z

Increase subtitle delay

X

Decrease subitle delay

R

Move subtitles up

T

Move subitles down

Ctrl + ←  →

Skip to previous / next subtitle

Ctrl + ↑   Shift +

Adjust timing to previous subtitle

Ctrl + ↑   Shift +

Adjust timing to next subtitle

Alt +

Add video pan-x 0.1

Alt +

Add video pan-x -0.1

Alt +

Add video pan-y 0.1

Alt +

Add video pan-y -0.1

Alt + ⬅ Backspace

Reset video zoom, video pan-x and video pan-y to 0

Mouse wheel up

Seek 10 seconds

Mouse wheel down

Seek -10 seconds

Mouse double click

Toggle fullscreen

Mouse right click

Toggle pause

Ctrl + H

Cycle hardware decoding

Ctrl + C

Quit


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Program information

Program name: mpv (Media player)

mpv is a free and open-source media player software that runs on several operating systems including Linux, macOS, and Windows. Based on the MPlayer, the program also has an Android port called mpv-android.

Web page: https://mpv.io

Shortcut count: 59

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