Opening Network Stream with VLC
, allows you to view a video from Youtube, Dailymotion or other major video Streaming sites such as metacafe.
Why read a Youtube video on VLC, YouTube is already doing great?
That may still prove effective for instance, if your plugin of Adobe Flash plugin does not work ...
- Launch VLC
- Select "Open Network Stream"
A window appears:
- In the "Protocol" choose your protocol (http for our case). As you can see, you can even specify your port.
- Copy the link from Streaming and paste into the input box, click to read.