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VLC media player

VLC is a free and open source cross-platform multimedia player and framework that plays most multimedia files as well as DVDs, Audio CDs, VCDs, and various streaming protocols.
Features Screenshots Skins Download VLC icon Download VLC Version 2.1.3  • Windows • 20MB Other Systems

Features

Simple, fast and powerful media player.

Plays everything: Files, Discs, Webcams, Devices and Streams.

Plays most codecs with no codec packs needed:
MPEG-2, DivX, H.264, MKV, WebM, WMV, MP3...

Runs on all platforms: Windows, Linux, Mac OS X, Unix...

Completely Free, no spyware, no ads and no user tracking.

Can do media conversion and streaming.
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Screenshots

VLC media player - Linux - Gnome
VLC media player - Windows 7 - Qt Interface
VLC media player - Windows 7 - Qt Interface
VLC media player - Windows 7 - Qt Interface
VLC media player - Windows Vista - Skins Interface
VLC media player - Windows Vista - Qt Interface
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Official Downloads of VLC media player

Windows

Get VLC for Windows

Mac OS X

Get VLC for Mac OS X

Sources

You can also directly get the source code.

GNU/Linux

Get VLC for Debian GNU/Linux
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Other Systems

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