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  • How to change playback speed in YouTube videos?

    Do you love watching a lot of videos on Youtube? Read this thread to know how to change playback speed in YouTube videos.

    YouTube is the most common and popular place for viewing videos of choice.

    Many times due to language issue or for understanding the video properly we feel that if we could change the speed of playback it would have been a useful feature. Presently there is no such feature in YouTube.

    Is there any method to change the speed of playback In YouTube videos.
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  • Well, you should be able to change the playback speed through a couple of methods. Let us go through them here.

    Through YouTube Settings

    Click on the GEAR icon on the right bottom corner of the video. Now, choose Speed. This will help you to either speed up or slow down your video speed. If you are unable to find this option for any reason, you may have disabled the HTML enabled. You can go to YouTube HTML Setting and enable it.

    Use VLC Media Player
    You can stream the concerned video in VLC media player. Just copy the video link from YouTube and paste in the appropriate position in the VLC media player. You may either paste it under Media>Open Network Stream or Media>Convert/Save.
    Once the video begins playing in the VLC media player, you can use the options Playback>Speed>Faster/Slower to change the speed settings for your video.

    Live....and Let Live!

  • You just need to follow few simple steps given below to change the playback speed in YouTube:

    1. Click on the "Gear Icon" from the video you are watching or for which you want to change the playback speed.
    2. Then go to "speed" option.
    3. This will let you to change the playback speed of your video either you choose to slow down or make it faster, depends on you.

    However, if you haven't enabled your HTML5 than you might not see the speed option. To enable HTML5 you will need to go on the following link: ""

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