Since the publication of the first Preview of Windows 11, the new Microsofty Store continues to grow. One of the latest "big" news is the arrival of the Win32 version of VLC .
What to remember
- The VLC Win32 application is now available via the Microsoft Store for Windows 11.
- Its functionalities are richer than the UWP edition,
- the reader is enriched with DVD and audio CD playback functions,
- We have Digital TV Tuner support.
The media player joins other popular software such as WinZip, OBS Studio, Zoom, Adobe Acrobat and Microsofdt Edge. VLC is already present on the Microsoft storebut in UWP version (Universal Windows App) with several shortcomings. Several important features of the Win32 edition are missing.
The new edition of VLC (Win32) corrects the situation. For example, it offers DVD playback while fulfilling its role of multimedia player (video, audio, music). We find the synchronization of the subtitles, the encoding of files, the streaming, a function of digital TV tuner or the audio CD playback.
Windows 11, how to find VLC Win32?
For find this version, you need Windows 11. Then a quick rSearching for the word VLC in the Microsoft Store makes it appear. Note that for the moment VLC Win32 does not appear in searches on the online Microsoft Store.
VLC - Wikipedia
VLC media player (VLC) is a multimedia player, free and free from the VideoLAN project. This multiplatform software, created and maintained in France, works on Windows, GNU / Linux, BSD, macOS, iOS, Android, among others, in all around 20 platforms. It is distributed under the GPL and available in 69 languages.