See also: Trick Play, Fast Forward Enabled, Fast Forward Denied

CIMM DEFINITION: One trick play mode of the DVR or PVR or TIVO which speeds up the video, often through commercials as part of Commercial Avoidance.

2: Allows viewer to go ahead to later portion of programming; image remains on screen throughout.

NOTE – If viewed in the fast forward mode is there any credit given to the network or program for commercial viewing? Some studies indicate that viewers still retain some amount of ad information while viewing in the fast forward mode.