Instead of downloading and installing software with functions such as supporting watching online videos, you can do this directly on the software
How to Watch Youtube Videos with VLC Media Player
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Step 1: Open VLC Media Player, click Media –> Open Netword Stream (or use Ctrl + N)
Step 2: The Open Media window opens, select Network Tab, copy the link of the Youtube video you want to watch and paste directly into the Please enter a network URL –> Play box
Youtube videos will display directly on the Desktop.
In addition to Youtube, this function also allows you to watch videos shared on many other websites such as Dailymotion, MetaCafe or 4share. VLC Media Player is known as a music player to watch movies on your computer and is loved like KMPlayer or Windows Media Player.
If you do not want to use VLC Media Player to watch these videos, you can search and download other online movie players at Software.