Frequently asked Questions
What does VidScan do ?
VidScan shows you timelines of your favorite YouTube videos. So you know what parts to watch and what to leave out.
Where does VidScan get the timeline data from ?
VidScan uses YouTube comments via the YouTube API to get the timeline data.
What do some YouTube vidoes have no timeline ?
Since VidScan relies on YouTube comments, it is possible that some videos don't have usable time comments yet.
How do I add a timeline comment to a YouTube video ?
Just comment directly on any YouTube video with a time snippet (mm:ss), and VidScan will pick it up.
What's the easiest way to view the timeline for a YouTube video ?
http://www.vidscan.com/ before the YouTube URL to view the timeline.
Does VidScan support other video sharing sites ?