Remote Control hints
If you just tossed the Remote Quick Reference guide aside, at least learn these quick tips to get around Connected efficiently.
Pressing the menu button will give you a context sensitive menu.
While navigating alphabetically arranged lists, pressing the number keys repeatedly will jump to files starting with the letters on the number key, such as pressing 3 twice will jump to the first file starting with the letter E.
While Playing Videos:
The arrow buttons double as FF (right) and REW (left). Each press will increase the speed up to 300X. Press Enter to go back to normal play.
The up arrow skips forward 30 seconds, the down arrow skips back 10 seconds.
Press the number keys to skip to a percent of the video. 5 = 50%, 9 =90%, 0 goes to the beginning, etc. The points are frame accurate and consistent every time.
FF and REW do not yet work during transcoding, the the others will.
During Photo display or slide shows:
Press the arrow buttons and see what happens. also try the Menu button. When viewing an individual photo, press the numbers 1 - 9 to zoom into a specific section, 0 to zoom back out. Pg Up and Pg Dn will zoom in and out from the center (requires 1.1 or later release).