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The playback speed reverts to 1x with every new video in a playlist, however, this isn't the behavior I want. Is there a way to make a selected playback speed persist throughout an entire playlist without re-encoding all the media?

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Follow these steps to get it done.

  1. open vlc.

  2. in the menu select tools -> preferences

  3. Scroll down and select the all button under "Show Settings"

  4. Click the "Input/ Codecs" and then scroll down

  5. Under "Playback control" set your desired playback speed.

  6. Changes would effect immediately (if it doesn't then restart vlc)

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