[mythtv-users] MythTV newbie questions

David Watkins watkinshome at gmail.com
Fri Sep 14 19:21:39 UTC 2012

> In my installs (0.21 and then 0.24, the default has been to bind the left
> and right cursor keys to jump forward/backwards. Not sure of the default
> times, but I set these to 60 seconds forward and 30 seconds back.
> Dunno how they are mapped on remotes, but I found that with 0.24 (on
> MythBuntu), the MCE remote that I'd previously found unusable seems to be
> working by default - using up/down for back/forward 10 minutes, and
> left/right for back/forward a smaller amount.

The left and right navigation keys on my remotes have always worked
for skipping.

You can also skip a defined number of minutes by pressing a number,
followed by the left or right arrow.

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