Be it the web site model you’re hooked to or the app, YouTube remains to be the go-to music supply for numerous folks on the market. This is principally due to the giant content material library provided by the platform. YouTube provides customers just about each music on the market to stream, alongside with customized remixes and covers of their favourite artists. However, a significant disadvantage is having to preserve the screen on whereas your video performs. This is irritating when all you need to do is hear to a music or podcast.
While there are a bunch of the way to get the YouTube app itself operating in the background, all of them require your telephone to have root entry. However, here’s a fast hack to get the YouTube audio operating in the background that may work on any Android smartphone and takes a number of seconds to execute. All you want is VLC Media Player, a light-weight media participant software on the Play Store, that the majority of us have already got.
How to play YouTube videos in VLC Media Player
Step 1: If you don’t have already got VLC Media Player, go to the Google Play Store and obtain the software.
Step 2: Once you could have VLC, open YouTube and go to the video you need to play.
Step 3: Click the share button that you’d usually use to share the video with your folks. Scroll down the listing of choices and select ‘Play with VLC’.
Step 4: Now the video ought to begin streaming via the VLC Player. Hit the three-dot menu on the backside proper and select ‘Play as audio’.
That’s it. Your video ought to now begin taking part in as an audio file. This means it’s going to behave like every other audio participant (Spotify, JioSaavn, Gaana or your telephone’s music participant). So you may go forward and swap to different apps or flip off the screen and the audio will nonetheless play.
Moreover, you now get VLC’s music management panel in your notification panel. This will permit you to simply scrub via the video to the elements you need to play. If you need to watch the video in a pop-up participant alongside with different apps, you can additionally select the ‘Pop-up participant” in VLC.