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Few hidden features of VLC Media Player

VLC Media Player
Written by Abhishek Pawar

There are many applications for playing videos on computer. From All of them, many of us choose VLC Media Player due to features it offers. WE can add subtitles, watch online streaming video on it, compatible with many video and audio files. But apart from that VLC also has it’s own unique features.

Here, I’m going to tell you some of the few unique features of VLC Media player. Well, we can download YouTube videos and change the one video format to any another. I will tell step by step tutorial of the features.

1. Download YouTube Video Using VLC

Step 1. Copy the link of the YouTube video.

Step 2. Open VLC Media Player and Go to Media > Open Network Stream.


Step 3. Paste the link there and click Play button.

Step 4. Now Go To Tool > Codec Information.

Step 5Copy the code from the Location, paste it in the browser tab and hit Enter.


Step 6. Pause the video, Right click on it and click on Save Video As. Select the location to save video and you are done !!

2. Change the Video from one to other.

Step 1. Open VLC Media Player and Go to Media > Convert / Save.

Step 2. In File Selection option, Add the video you want to convert.

Step 3. In the Profile section select the File Format you want to change the video and select the Destination folder. Click on Start.


Step 4. After few time your video will get convert. That’s it, you have converted the video format.

Watch video For step by step tutorial

About the author

Abhishek Pawar

Abhishek Pawar is a Founder of Gadget Darbar. He is Content creater and Tech blogger from past two years . He loves to read and get in touch with the latest gadgets. Passionate about the technology, he also have Educational YouTube Channel " Do You Know " . Apart from Technology and Gadget he loves to play sports.

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