VLC snap


by Jean-Baptiste Kempf (VLC)

Ubuntu 16.04 or later?

Make sure snap support is enabled in your Desktop store.

Install with snapd

Don't have snapd? Get set up for snaps.

Command line install Install this application from ‘channels’ of varying stability. For example, Edge is used for development and testing, whereas Stable is used for well tested and production ready versions.




The ultimate media player

VLC is the VideoLAN project's media player.

Completely open source and privacy-friendly, it plays every multimedia file and streams.

It notably plays MKV, MP4, MPEG, MPEG-2, MPEG-4, DivX, MOV, WMV, QuickTime, WebM, FLAC, MP3, Ogg/Vorbis files, BluRays, DVDs, VCDs, podcasts, and multimedia streams from various network sources. It supports subtitles, closed captions and is translated in numerous languages.

Developer website

Contact Jean-Baptiste Kempf (VLC)

Size207.6 MB

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