I watch YouTube videos on VLC media player for the convenience of avoiding ads. However, the best resolution that the VLC media player plays, even for videos that play in 4K/2160p on Safari, is 1080p. How do I get 4K/2160p format YouTube video play at the same resolution in VLC?
Currently, I use Terminal to minimize the 'clicks' I have to make to achieve the goal, like:
where, v is an alias for:
$> alias v="open -a vlc"
But, as I said, it reduces the resolution to 1080p.
I added a
\ before '?' in the youtube link because
zsh requires it. If skipped,
zsh errs out by saying
zsh: no matches found:....