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Play or Open Youtube and Dailymotion Videos in VLC Media Player

Obviously VLC media player is the best rifle to shoot all the media players in the arena.VLC has one more in-built feature which you probably don’t know. You can play YouTube and Dailymotion videos in it.

Open YouTube Videos in VLC Media Player

Yes really!

Its really very easy to play any dailymotion or youtube video in VLC media player.

For example :

  • Execute the VLC Media Player installed on your system.
  • Hit CTRL + N
  • Paste this

    in the Text Box provided, as shown below

Now Click on the Play button, and here you go. It will start playing the video of Dailymotion.

You can play the youtube videos in the same way. Just paste the youtube video URL in this text box, hit enter, and it will start here itself.

You can also stream many kind of medias with the VLC Media Player.


1 reply on “Play or Open Youtube and Dailymotion Videos in VLC Media Player”

ChristenThanks so much!!!I spent so much time trying to find out why vlc was ciahsrng when I would stream a youtube video it works great now.I deleted the youtube.lua file, downloaded your link to the same spot that was it.

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