Cool VLC Media Player trick for fun. In this tutorial i will share a simple trick yet interesting trick i came across while surfing on the internet. This trick is simple and works on windows xp as well as windows 7. If you know this trick then its great if you don't then lets get it started. i'm gonna show you how to do this trick ? Open Vlc Media Player. Then Press Cltr + N Now Type "Screen://" (without quotes) Click on Play and watch this simple little trick.