Play and stream audio and video with a highly portable multimedia player VLC Media Player

| December 13, 2009

VLC media player is a highly portable multimedia player supporting most audio and video formats.


H.264, Ogg, DivX, MKV, TS, MPEG-2, mp3, MPEG-4, aac, … from files, physical media (DVDs, VCD, Audio-CD), TV capture cards and many network streaming protocols.

It can also convert media files, transcode and act as a streaming server over unicast or multicast and IPv4 or IPv6. It doesn’t need any external codec, program or codec pack to work.


  • Free and Open Source cross-platform media player
  • Supports a large number of multimedia formats, without the need for additional codecs
  • Features a complete streaming server, with extended features (video on demand, on the fly transcoding, etc.


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