Headphone Commands

Updated a month ago ​by George Cox

Downcast supports playback control via headphone buttons.

The volume buttons always control volume but the middle button's behavior differs based on whether you have Downcast's "Remote Media Skip" setting enabled.

Headphones Middle Button Behavior
CommandRemote Media Skip DisabledRemote Media Skip Enabled
Single ClickToggle Play/PauseToggle Play/Pause
Double ClickSkip to next chapter/episodeSkip ahead by Media-Skip Forward Interval setting
Double Click + HoldFast ForwardSkip to next episode on release
Triple ClickSkip to previous chapter/episodeSkip back by Media-Skip Forward Interval setting
Triple Click + HoldFast ReverseSkip to previous episode on release

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