The VLC media player is a free and open-source cross-platform media player developed by the VideoLAN. VLC is available for all major operating systems such as Android, iOS, Linux, Windows and Windows Phone.
Today here we are going to discuss how to download and install VLC Media Player on Windows 10. The latest version VLC Media Player is 3.0.8 at the time of writing this article.
Features of VLC Media Player
Here are some of the highlight features of VLC Media Player. It is simple, fast and powerful.
- Plays everything – Files, Discs, Webcams, Devices and Streams.
- Plays most codecs with no codec packs needed – MPEG-2, MPEG-4, H.264, MKV, WebM, WMV, MP3…
- Runs on all platforms – Windows, Linux, Mac OS X, Unix, iOS, Android …
- Completely Free – no spyware, no ads and no user tracking.
How to Install VLC Media Player on Windows 10
Here is the step by step tutorial, how to download and install VLC Media Player on Windows 10. Follow the step to install the latest version of VLC Media Player on Windows 10.
Step 1: Visit videolan.org and click on “Download VLC“, from the drop-down menu select your operating system.
Note:- There are two download options for Windows, “32-bit version” and “64-bit version“.
Also Read: How To Check System Type on Windows Computer
Step 2: After the download has been completed open the downloaded file.
Step 3: Now it will open the installation windows, there first select your preferred language and you will get the setup windows.
Step 4: Click on “Next“, read the licence agreement and click on “Next“.
Step 5: Now you have to “select the type of Install” from the drop-down menu.
Step 6: After that select, the installation location, where you want to install VLC Media Player or you can keep it and then click on “Install“. The installation process will take some time so, wait till the installation complete.
Step 7: Finally you will get “VLC Media Player has been installed on you computer“, there just click on “Finish“.
Note:- With the help of VLC Media player, you can play all the video formate but you cannot enjoy 360 video and VR videos.
If you want to enjoy 360 degree videos and VR videos then check this article How To Download And Install KM Player For Free On Windows 10 to play 360 and VR videos.