Setting up Alfred Remote for Youtube!

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Jun 3, 2021 2:00 AM
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I love Alfred. It helps me use work faster. And time not spent working is time spent living, so buying the subscription to Alfred and setting it up in a way that i love has saved me countless hours... For my newest trick, i've created a mobile remote control for YouTube!

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How to setup Alfred Remote for Youtube

  1. Buy Alfred & Alfred Remote
  2. Go to the remote setup panel in Alfred

You can navigate there by typing the snippet ?Remote

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3. Add Open Youtube Button

4. Add the following Buttons as Dispatch Key Combo - These are the most important Youtube Keyboard Shortcuts

Note - I've shorted some words so they fit on the Remote App

  • Space - Pause/Play
  • ⇧P (Shift P) - Prev Video
  • ⇧N (Shift N) - Next Video
  • J - Back 10 Sec
  • , (Comma) - Prev Frame
  • . (Period) - Next Frame
  • L - Fwd 10 Sec
  • 0 - Beginning
  • M - Mute
  • ⬇️ (down arrow) - Volume Down
  • ⬆ (up arrow) - Volume Up
  • ⇧, (Shift Comma) - Slower
  • ⇧. (Shift Period) - Faster
  • F - Full Screen

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5. Add the icons

  • Double click on each of the shortcuts and drag the matching icon from the archive below on to it
  • Finding the icons was the hardest part of this job, so i just zipped them up for you (and me, in case i have to do this again)
Alfred Youtube Remote Button Icons.zip170.8KB