Welcome to looker’s documentation!

looker

looker is a video player with all the basic functionalities of a video player:

  • Play/Pause.
  • Chapter forward.
  • Chapter backward.
  • Fullscreen/Unfullscreen.
  • Time-line (with elapsed time and total duration).
  • Volume control.
  • Load a video file.
  • Make a snapshot.

But looker can remember the position of your video file when you close the player,

what permit you to reload the video, you watching at, at the position you stop it.

note:In fact looker reload the video 1 minute before you the stop.

If you want, looker ask you at exit if he should store the position.

But you can disable this functionality into the preferences window.

The preferences window permit you to set looker as default player for the supported video formats:

  • *.avi (video/avi).
  • *.asf, *.asx (video/x-ms-asf).
  • *.mpeg, *.mpg, *.mpe (video/mpeg)
  • *.qt, *.mov (video/quicktime).
  • *.ogv (video/ogg).
  • *.ogx (application/ogg).
  • *.wmv (video/x-ms-wmv).
  • *.webm (video/webm).
  • *.mpv, *.mkv (video/x-matroska).

And looker permit you to reset the default settings.

looker permit you to clear the file which store the position of your videos.

Because when looker ask you for registering if you answers:

  • “yes”, it will store the position.
  • “No” it will delete the entry if it exists one for the video file.

And the file, which store the positions, will grow if you don’t answers “No” at exit at the end of the video.

looker permit you to select the folder where to store the snapshots:

  • Desktop (default).
  • Documents.
  • Download.
  • Music.
  • Picture.
  • Videos.

Shortcuts

Shortcut Memo Functionality
Ctrl + O Open Open file
Ctrl + S Snapshot take a snapshot
Ctrl + + None Increment volume
Ctrl + - None Decrement volume
Ctrl + C Clear Clear positions file
Ctrl + P Preferences Preferences
Ctrl + A About About window

Credits

Thanks to my beloved mother, my family and to the doctors.

Stay away from drugs: drugs destroy your brain and your life.

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