About VLC Player

VLC is a free and open source cross-platform multimedia player and framework that plays most multimedia files as well as DVD, Blu-Ray Disc, Audio CD, VCD, and various streaming protocols.

VLC for Windows

  • Installing VLC - This guide will show the basic steps of downloading and installing the VLC Media Player for Windows.
  • Opening a File - This guide will instruct the user on how to open a file using VLC Media Player.
  • Opening a Disc - This guide will show the steps of opening a disc in VLC Media Player.
  • Setting VLC as you Default Media Player - This guide will show you how to set VLC Media Player as the default media player for Windows.
  • Checking for Updates - This guide will instruct you on how to update VLC Media Player.

VLC for Mac

  • Installing VLC - This guide shows the basic steps of downloading and installing the VLC Player for Mac.
  • Opening a File - This guide will instruct the user on how to open a file using VLC Media Player.
  • Opening a Disc - This guide shows the basic steps of opening a disc in VLC Media Player for Mac.
  • Setting VLC as you Default Media Player - In this guide you will see how to set VLC Player as the default program to play a specified media type.
  • Checking for Updates - This guide will instruct you on how to update VLC Media Player.