Once you have done that you should be able to embed HTML5 YouTube videos in a WebView control by navigating to the YouTube URL. Flash videos cannot be displayed in a Metro style app. Code for the webview control.
I developed a YouTube class for Windows Phone which gets the MP4 link of a YouTube movie. Maybe you can use this code and start the video app with the MP4 link or set the source of a media element (if existent in Win8)?
Hello I am developing a windows phone 8 application. My application is complete i am left with two things first, i have to play videos from youtube channel. second, i have to make application resolution compatible.
YouTube Player app for Windows 8 is a free style app for Windows 8 to search and watch YouTube videos within the app. The app offers a plethora of options to play with, but due to
YouTube8 is a free metro-style app for Windows 10 and Windows 8 to search and watch YouTube videos within the app. The user interface of the app is simple but easy-to-use.
Why can't I play video files in Windows 8? The good news is: you still can! Options for playing videos in Windows 8!
I don't know if playing Youtube video using this method is 100% legal as it bypasses the advertising (it is what every other windows phone YouTube app is using including the one from Microsoft that was pulled out of the store).
2. TubeLight+: TubeLite (formerly YouTube+) is the top rated YouTube application for Windows 8.1.
A new App to play Youtube Video comes with lot of features.
This YouTube player for Windows 8 is one of the most advanced way to watch YouTube on your Windows 8 PC.