VLC Media Player 3 – Basic Settings

Tutorial for basic recommended setting in VLC Media player.

OS :  Windows 10 Pro x64

Software :  VLC Media Player 3.0.7,

  • Open “Preferences

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  • Untick “Resize interface to video size”.
  • Tick “Use only one instance when started from file manager
  • You may tick “Enqueue items into a playlist in one instance mode“.

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  • Select “Windows Multimedia Device output”

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  • Select “Direct3D11 video output

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  • You may select the font VLC will use to display subtitle.

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  • Select “Direct3D11 Video Acceleration

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  • Click “Save

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  • Open “Preferences

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  • Select “All” under “Show settings” as shown below.

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  • Select “5.00” as “Audio output volume step”

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  • You may select “Disable” for “Audio resampler”, to disable audio resampler.

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  • Select “Windows Multimedia device output” for “Audio output module”.

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  • Select “Windows Audio Session API output” for “Output back-end”.

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  • You may tick “Always on top“. This will keep VLC player on top of other windows.

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  • Select “Direct3D11 video output” for “Video output module”.
  • Click “Save”

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OTHER SETTINGS

 

  • Audio Filters shows the list of audio filters available.
  • You need to tick next the “Audio Filter” you want to use.

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  • The settings for “Audio Filters” can be found under the “Audio -> Filters” panel.

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  • Various video filters are available. You need to tick next to the “Video Filter” which you want to use.

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  • The settings for “Video Filters” can be found under the “Video -> Filters” panel.

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