Articles tagged with: VideoLAN

Metro VLC For Windows 8

Metro VLC For Windows 8

The team behind popular media player VLC have launched a Kickstar campaign to raise funds for creating new Windows 8 and RT versions of the program. Currently VLC runs in the desktop mode of Windows 8 without any issues, but several members behind the project are hoping to create a …

Apple Removes VLC Player From App Store as a Result of Clashes Between the GNU General Public License and AppStore Terms of Service

Apple Removes VLC Player From App Store as a Result of Clashes Between the GNU General Public License and AppStore Terms of Service

Rumors have eventually turned true. Apple has finally pulled out the most popular multi-format media player VLC from its AppStore due to the clashes between the original GNU license and the AppStores terms of use. Apple does not allow users to install both free and paid applications on more than …

Play Video Files Encoded With HD Codecs in Windows 7 With VLC Media Player 1.0.0

Recently I got some video files which are are encoded with HD codecs like TrueHD, Real Video 4.0 etc. I was trying to play them in the Windows Media Player that came along with Windows 7. But I found that media Player doesn’t support those formats. So I was looking …