VLC is one of the reputed applications for streaming audio and video files. The application has no limit, and it supports almost all files formats like MKV, MP4, MOV, AVI, Ogg, TS, M2TS, Wv, AAC, FLAC and more. As it is an open-source app, it can be used on multiple platforms like Windows, Android, Mac, iOS, Linux, Firestick and more. VLC Player has the ability to stream even damaged or incomplete files. By installing VLC for Firestick users can enjoy hassle-free streaming.
The VLC media player has a separate library for both audio and video files so that you can search for those contents directly from the Amazon Firestick. The users can also stream movies through links.
It doesn’t only stream the contents in your device, and it also takes files from network streams, discs, webcams and devices. VLC player for Firestick can play any codecs files without the help of codec pack. This article will guide about VLC on Fire TV stick and its installation guide.
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How to Download and Install VLC on Firestick
VLC Player is best for streaming media files, and it can be downloaded easily on Amazon Firestick. VLC app is available on Amazon app store, so follow the steps below to install VLC on Firestick.
#1. Plugin Firestick to the TV and establish the connection.
#2. From the home screen, select the Search icon on the top right corner of the screen.
#3. Enter VLC in the search bar and choose the same from the search result.
#4. Tap the Get option from the VLC player app information screen.
#5. Wait till the app gets downloaded on the device.
#6. Once the download is completed, the installation of VLC player begins.
#7. After installation, click the Open option to launch the app.
#8. In the home screen of VLC, the Video tab has all sort of videos.
#9. The Audio tab is bundled with various audio files.
#10. Next to the audio tab, you can find the Browsing tab where you can access files from Internal memory, Local network and Streams.
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VLC is a full-fledged audio and video player application. By installing the VLC for Firestick, you can watch all your favourite media contents anytime and anywhere. You can also stream media files from other apps that you have installed on your Firestick. So it is a reliable media player for Amazon Firestick users. For any recommendations or doubts, comment below.