Microsoft Stream enables you to choose the speed with which to playback a video. You can watch the video 2x faster 0.5x slower.

This article shows how to change the playback speed of a video.


This feature is not currently available on browsers that require Flash for playback. To be able to change speeds, the HTML5 player should be used.

To change the speed

  1. In the Microsoft Stream portal, click the video that you want to watch.
  2. Click the gear icon and select Playback Speed.
  3. Select the desired speed.

    Change the speed