Once you stream and played the YouTube video on VLC media player after that you can also download the same if you want, for that follow the below steps.
- While playing the Tube video on VLC, click on the Tools and then on Codec information (CTRL+J).
- Now from the Codec Information copy the media link or location
- Paste the above-copied link location in the browser and press enter key from the keyboard. When the video starts getting played, right click on that and select the Save as video option