How To Make VLC Default Player In Windows 11

Are you looking to enhance your multimedia consumption experience in Windows 11? Follow these simple steps to make VLC your default player.

To make VLC the default player in Windows 11, you can follow these steps. Firstly, download and install the latest version of VLC media player. Then, open the Windows 11 Settings app and go to the Apps tab. Click on Default Apps and search for VLC Media Player. Select VLC Media Player and change the default player for each file type. Alternatively, you can right-click on a video file, choose Open With, select VLC media player, and check the box “Always use this app to open” for that file type. By following these steps, you can easily set VLC as the default player in Windows 11.

Steps to Make VLC Default Player in Windows 11

To make VLC the default player in Windows 11, follow these steps carefully:

1. Download and install the latest version of VLC media player. You can visit the official website of VLC and click on the “Download” button to get the installation file.

2. Once you have VLC media player installed on your computer, open the Windows 11 Settings app. You can do this by clicking on the Start menu and selecting the gear icon, or by pressing the Windows key + I on your keyboard.

3. In the Settings app, navigate to the “Apps” tab. Click on it to open the Apps settings.

4. Inside the Apps settings, click on “Default Apps” in the left sidebar. This will open the Default Apps options on the right side of the window.

5. Scroll down until you find the section labeled “Choose default apps.” Look for VLC Media Player in the list of available apps.

6. Click on VLC Media Player, and then click on the “Set this program as default” button. This will set VLC as the default player for all supported file types.

Alternatively, you can set VLC as the default player for specific file types. To do this, right-click on a video file, choose “Open With,” select VLC media player from the list of applications, and check the box that says “Always use this app to open” for that file type.

By following these steps, you can easily set VLC as the default player in Windows 11. Enjoy your media files with VLC!

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