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Details of extension .vlc

1 extension(s) and 0 alias(es) in our database

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

  • What is the .vlc file?
  • Which program can create the .vlc file?
  • Where can you find a description of the .vlc format?
  • What can convert .vlc files to a different format?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .vlc extension?
VLC Media Player Data .vlc file icon

VLC Media Player Data

VLC file is a VLC Media Player Data. VLC Media Player is a free, highly portable multimedia player for various audio and video formats.
Detailed description not available
Category: Video files
Application: VLC Media Player
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/videolan
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
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RealMedia File
MicroDVD Subtitle Format File
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Mpeg-4 Video Container

Other types of files may also use the .vlc file extension. If you have helpful information about .vlc extension, write to us!

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

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The .vlc filename extension is often given incorrectly!

According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:

vlx (16), vpc (1), blc (1), vmc (1), vls (1), vld (1), vic (1), vc (1), lc (1), flc (1), clc (1), voc (1), vlf (1), vl (1), vcl (1)

Can't open a .vlc file?

If you want to open a .vlc file on your computer, you just need to have the appropriate program installed. If the .vlc association isn't set correctly, you may receive the following error message:

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.vlc

To open this file, Windows needs to know what program you want to use to open it. Windows can go online to look it up automatically, or you can manually select from a list of programs that are installed on your computer.

To change file associations:

  • Right-click a file with the extension whose association you want to change, and then click Open With.
  • In the Open With dialog box, click the program whith which you want the file to open, or click Browse to locate the program that you want.
  • Select the Always use the selected program to open this kind of file check box.

Supported operating systems

Windows Server 2003/2008/2012/2016, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10, Linux, FreeBSD, NetBSD, OpenBSD, Mac OS X, iOS, Android

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