Latest Version: VLC Media Player 3.0.6 (32-bit)
Requirements: Windows XP / Vista / Windows 7 / Windows 8 / Windows 10
Author / Product: VideoLAN team / VLC Media Player (32-bit)
VLC Media Player (formerly VideoLAN Client) is a highly portable free multimedia player for various audio and video formats, including MPEG-1, MPEG-2, MPEG-4, DivX, MP3, and OGG, as well as for DVDs, VCDs, and various streaming protocols. It also can be used as a server for unicast or multicast streams in IPv4 or IPv6 on a high-bandwidth network.
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