How do I download VLC on my MacBook air?

How do I download VLC on my MacBook air?

Mac OS X. Download the Mac OS X package from the VLC MacOS X download page . Double-click on the icon of the package : an icon will appear on your Desktop, right beside your drive(s). Open it and drag the VLC application from the resulting window to the place where you want to install it (it should be /Applications).

Does VLC work on MacBook Air?

VLC media player requires Mac OS X 10.7.5 or later. It runs on any Mac with a 64-bit Intel processor or an Apple Silicon chip. Previous devices are supported by older releases.

How do I install VLC on my Mac?

Installing in Mac OS X

  1. Download VLC installation file from the location mentioned above (VideoLAN website).
  2. Locate the downloaded file which will be named something like vlc-2.1.0.dmg.
  3. Open the file.
  4. Click and drag the VLC icon to the applications folder.
  5. VLC will be copied to your applications folder.

Is VLC safe to download for Mac?

Such download files are often infected with various kinds of malware looking to find an easy way into your computer. The only option that’s 100% safe is to find a VLC download for Mac on its official website: Go to

How do I manually install VLC?

In order to update to 3.0. 14, you will need to go to to download and install VLC manually. If you already ran the updater and it downloaded the installer, you can run it manually by opening a file explorer (Windows key + E, or just click the explorer icon) and enter %TEMP% as the location.

Why is VLC not in the app store?

“At last, Apple has removed VLC media player from its application store. Thus the incompatibility between the GNU General Public License and the AppStore terms of use is resolved – the hard way. This end should not have come to a surprise to anyone, given the precedents.” That’s awesome, Rémi.

How do I download VLC for Mac?

Download for Mac Download the setup file for VLC Media Player for Mac. Go to the “Download Files” and search for “VLC Media Player for Mac”. Drag the VLC Media Player from the download folder and then drop it to the Application folder. This will copy the VLC Media Player in the Application folder.

How do I download VLC player on my laptop?

On Mac Open the VLC website. Go to in your computer’s web browser. Click Download VLC. It’s an orange button on the right side of the page. Select a download location if prompted. Doing so will allow the VLC setup file to download onto your computer. Open the downloaded DMG file.

What is the best video player for Mac?

7 Best Video Players for Mac (2019) 1. VLC Media Player 2. Elmedia Player 3. DivX 4. 5KPlayer 5. MPlayerX 6. Movavi 7. QuickTime Player

Can VLC play a FLAC file on iPhone or Mac?

Yes, VLC the widely popular, multi-talented, and diverse video player, also plays FLAC audio files! The other great thing about VLC is that while it works on Mac, it also works on Windows, Linux, iOS, and Android, so you can use the same app in virtually any OS environment for playing your FLAC files (or movies, for that matter).