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VLC media player is a free and open source cross-platform multimedia player that plays most multimedia files as well as discs, devices, and network streaming.

It supports many new devices inputs, formats, metadata and improves most of the current ones, preparing for the next-gen codecs. For subtitles you can download VLSub.

What's New:

macOS:

  • Versions 3.0.12 to 3.0.13 are not able to update automatically anymore, and will require user action
  • Versions 3.0.11 and earlier should update automatically to 3.0.14

Access:

  • Add new RIST access module compliant with simple profile (VSF_TR-06-1)

Access Output:

  • Add new RIST access output module compliant with simple profile (VSF_TR-06-1)

Demux:

  • Fixed adaptive's handling of resolution settings
  • Improve Bluray tracks support
  • Improve WMV seeking and DASH support
  • Fix crashes in AVI, MKV modules

Audio output:

  • Fix audio distortion on macOS during start of playback

Video Output:

  • Direct3D11: Fix some potential crashes when using video filters

Misc:

  • Several fixes in the web interface, including privacy and security improvements
  • Update YouTube and Vocaroo scripts
  • Fix rotation filter mouse handling
  • Update translations