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|Short description=A cross-platform media player and streaming server
 
|Short description=A cross-platform media player and streaming server
 
|Full description=VLC (initially VideoLAN Client) is a highly portable multimedia player for various audio and video formats (MPEG-2, MPEG-4, H.264, DivX, WebM, WMV, mp3, ogg, as well as numerous others) 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.
 
|Full description=VLC (initially VideoLAN Client) is a highly portable multimedia player for various audio and video formats (MPEG-2, MPEG-4, H.264, DivX, WebM, WMV, mp3, ogg, as well as numerous others) 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.
 
 
|Homepage URL=http://www.videolan.org/vlc/
 
|Homepage URL=http://www.videolan.org/vlc/
 
|Is GNU=No
 
|Is GNU=No
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|VCS checkout command=git clone git://git.videolan.org/vlc.git; git clone git://git.videolan.org/x264.git
 
|VCS checkout command=git clone git://git.videolan.org/vlc.git; git clone git://git.videolan.org/x264.git
 
|Computer languages=C,C++,Assembly
 
|Computer languages=C,C++,Assembly
|Documentation note=User and hacker reference in at http://wiki.videolan.org/Documentation:Documentation
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|Documentation note=User and hacker reference at http://wiki.videolan.org/Documentation:Documentation
 
|Paid support=http://www.videolan.org/support/consultants.html
 
|Paid support=http://www.videolan.org/support/consultants.html
 
|Keywords=MPEG,DVD,svcd,mplayer,kmplayer,gnome-mplayer,mplay,mplayer-plugin,xmplayer
 
|Keywords=MPEG,DVD,svcd,mplayer,kmplayer,gnome-mplayer,mplay,mplayer-plugin,xmplayer
 
|Version identifier=1.1.12
 
|Version identifier=1.1.12
|Version date=2011/09/06
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|Version date=2011/10/06
 
|Version status=stable
 
|Version status=stable
 
|Version download=http://download.videolan.org/pub/videolan/vlc/1.1.12/vlc-1.1.12.tar.bz2
 
|Version download=http://download.videolan.org/pub/videolan/vlc/1.1.12/vlc-1.1.12.tar.bz2
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|Featured date=2011/10/19
 
|Featured date=2011/10/19
|Featured source=Sudoman
 
 
|Featured category=Desktop
 
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Revision as of 10:32, 21 June 2013

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VLC media player

http://www.videolan.org/vlc/
VLC (initially VideoLAN Client) is a highly portable multimedia player for various audio and video formats (MPEG-2, MPEG-4, H.264, DivX, WebM, WMV, mp3, ogg, as well as numerous others) 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.

Documentation

User and hacker reference at http://wiki.videolan.org/Documentation:Documentation


Download

Download External-link-icon.png version 2.1.0 (stable)
released on 22 September 2013

VCS Checkout

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Licensing

LicenseVerified byVerified onNotes
GPLv2orlaterDeborah Nicholson10 June 2008



Leaders and contributors

Contact(s)Role
"Email videolan@videolan.org" The VideoLAN Team Maintainer


Resources and communication

Audience Resource type URI
Support E-mail mailto:vlc@videolan.org
Developer Mailing List Info/Archive http://developers.videolan.org/lists.html
Developer VCS Repository Webview http://git.videolan.org/
Developer Bug Tracking https://trac.videolan.org/vlc/
User Forum http://forum.videolan.org/
Help E-mail mailto:videolan-announce@videolan.org


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This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 2 October 2013.



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