Can this be used to control a media player? (Play, Pause, Volume Up/Down, Next/Previous Track) Alex July 12, 2018 07:28 Updated Follow A. Yes, it can be used to control media players such as iTunes, VLC, Spotify, etc. Related articles Quick Guide Will this hold an iPad? What devices/operating systems is the remote compatible with? Comments 0 comments Please sign in to leave a comment.