VLC HowTo/Global hotkeys
|This page describes how to set global hotkeys.||Other "how to" pages|
VLC Global Hotkeys are shortcuts you can use even if VLC does not have the focus. Here is how to configure Global Hotkeys:
- Tools, Preferences, HotKeys.
- Under the Global column, double-click the value corresponding to the function you want a global key assigned to.
- Press the key or key combination you want
- Click Apply
- Click Save
You will have to quit and restart VLC for the new assignments to be effective.
To unset/clear a global hotkey: Proceed as if you wanted to set a new key, but press the pause/break key.