How to stream YouTube video in UE5

Re Anyway To Stream YouTube Videos Ingame? Anyway To Stream YouTube Videos Ingame? - #7 by Flip2ide

Getting this popup following above how to in Unreal Engine 5 / UE5:

Got it to work following this tutorial

and using a YouTube video url obtained by VLC Player. To get the VLC YT URL

  • Past the YT URL in VLC by select Media → Open Network Stream
  • Then Tool → Media Information, from here copy the location URL.

However, it appears that these URLs are not static.

For aligning the virtual texture / material see How to rotate 90 degrees the Texture Sample?

It appears that Volume Attenuation of the web movie player is not working in UE 5.0. Related [UE5.0] Media Player Volume Attenuation not working?