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VideoLAN (VLC)

VideoLan (VLC Media Player) is a multimedia and DVD player for Linux, BeOS, BSD, MacOS X ...
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Language: English
Ease of use: Not Rated
Latest Version: 2.2.8 (details)
OS Support: Windows 95 Windows 98 Windows Me Windows 2000 Windows XP Linux/Unix Mac OS Other Windows 7
License: Open Source
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Download: vlc-2.2.8-win32.exe   vlc-2.2.8-win32.exe

Description:Download VLC media player (Windows 32-bit version)
Version:2.2.8 (added Dec 05, 2017 - view changelog)
Size:29.43 MB


Download: vlc-2.2.8-win64.exe   vlc-2.2.8-win64.exe

Description:Download VLC media player (Windows 64-bit version)
Version:2.2.8 (added Dec 05, 2017 - view changelog)
Size:30.54 MB


Download: vlc-2.2.8.dmg   vlc-2.2.8.dmg

Description:Download VLC Media Player for Mac OS X (32/64 bit Intel Mac - for other Mac OS X systems, please refer to this page)
Version:2.2.8 (added Dec 05, 2017 - view changelog)
Size:35.11 MB


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Description:

VLC Media player (initially VideoLAN Client) is a highly portable multimedia player for various audio and video formats (MPEG-1, MPEG-2, MPEG-4, DivX, mp3, ogg, ...) as well as DVDs, VCDs, and various streaming protocols. It can also be used as a server to stream in unicast or multicast in IPv4 or IPv6 on a high-bandwidth network.

Playing back .MP4 H.264 encoded movies:


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Supported File Formats:

Input Files: 3GP, AAC, AC3, ASF, AVI, DTS, DVB, DVD, DVR-MS, FLC, H.264, MOV, MP3, MP4, MPG, OGG/OGM, SVCD, VCD, WAV, WMA, WMV

OS Compatibility:

Windows 95/Windows 98/Windows Me/Windows 2000/Windows XP/Linux/Unix/Mac OS/Other/Windows 7

Related Articles & Tutorials:

Read Article: H.264 Playback Guide   H.264 Playback Guide   Essential Reading  

Description: A guide on how to play back H.264 files (MP4 + AAC), including a look at software including ffdshow, CoreAVC, Nero ShowTime


Revision History:

Version 2.2.8
  • Release Date: Dec 5, 2017
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  • VideoLAN and the VLC development team are happy to publish version 2.2.8 of VLC media player today.
    This release fixes a security issue in the AVI demuxer. Additionally, it includes the following fixes, which are part of 2.2.7: This release fixes compatibility with macOS High Sierra and fixes SSA subtitles rendering on macOS. This release also fixes a few security issues, in the flac and the libavcodec modules (heap write overflow), in the avi module and a few crashes.
    For macOS users, please note: A bug was fixed in VLC 2.2.7 concerning the update mechanism on macOS. In rare circumstances, an auto-update from older versions of VLC to VLC 2.2.8 might not be possible. Please download the update manually from our website in this case.

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