What are the best resources for learning how to use VLC Media Player?

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    #1VLC HowTo

    VLC HowTo

    The VideoLAN's Wiki is the most known website for discovering anything about VideoLAN projects. It's a Wiki, so everybody can edit and add some new information. You will find the answer to almost every problem you could have with VLC Media Player

    Websites

    Philip Grant
    Written on March 3, 2017
    "This is a great solution as it links directly to the Wiki page on how to use VLC. The description talks about the Wiki being the most known website so it helps to justify it as "best" and also tells me I will be able to find the answer to almost every problem regarding the software. Perfectly answers my query."
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    #212 Best VLC Tricks You Might Not Know About!

    12 Best VLC Tricks You Might Not Know About!

    This video by GeeksTutorial is an awesome piece of advice if you are looking for the best and most useful tricks you can put in practice using VLC Media Player. From editing video and audio to adding a watermark, you will learn up to 12 tricks to perform with this player. 

    Videos

    Lisa Bowman
    Written on April 27, 2017
    "I like it! This was helpful with nice visuals as well. Information was clearly presented in a way I could understand. I think everyone could get something from this. A bit fast though."
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    #3TUTORIAL: Introduction to VLC Player for PC

    TUTORIAL: Introduction to VLC Player for PC

    If you just installed VLC Media Player on your PC and you have never used it before, this tutorial by Chris' Tutorials can be useful for you to learn the basics of this program. It's an extensive analysis of the program, so even if you know the program you can learn something new. 

    Videos

    George Graham
    Written on July 15, 2017
    "If you're looking for a simple player for the digital media on your computer, you're going to need VLC Player. It's simple, intuitive, light-weight, and best of all free. This video tutorial is a pretty useful albeit basic intro for the VLC newbies out there. Watch this and you'll have all you all the information you need to play media content on your PC!"
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    #4[TUTORIAL] How to use VLC Media Player

    [TUTORIAL] How to use VLC Media Player

    This Tech Radar article by Mark Wycislik-Wilson explains to you the basics of VLC Media Player, but also the biggest ''tricks'' you can perform with VLC Media Player, like adding subtitles to a movie or video. 

    Articles

    Michael Sandoval
    Written on January 22, 2017
    "I enjoy using the VLC media player, but I am always struggling to figure out all of the controls. I stumbled upon an article "How to use VLC Media Player" by Mark Wycislik-Wilson and was completely blown away. I was able to master all of the basic controls as well as pick up some more advance knowledge of the system."
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    #5[TUTORIAL] How to Use VLC Media Player as a Video Converter

    [TUTORIAL] How to Use VLC Media Player as a Video Converter

    Don't be fooled by its few views and majority of dislikes. This video by Atif Shah explains one of the most useful tasks you can do with VLC Media Player: use it as a video or audio converter. 

    Videos

    Alfonso Lugo
    Written on May 24, 2017
    "This is exactly what I'd expect as a result for this topic, and in simple video form as well."
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    #6[TUTORIAL] How to Use Extensions in VLC (and the Best Ones)

    [TUTORIAL] How to Use Extensions in VLC (and the Best Ones)
    A complete tutorial about how to install extensions in VLC + a great selection of the best to get started.
    Articles

    Free

    Patrick Walker
    Written on May 29, 2017
    "I was having problems getting VLC Media Player to work, but then I came across 'How to Use Extensions in VLC (and the Best Ones).' It's helped be get everything up and running. I'm glad that it suggested some good extensions too. I went ahead and installed a few of those."
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    #7[TUTORIAL] How To Install VLC Extensions In Windows

    [TUTORIAL] How To Install VLC Extensions In Windows
    Installing extensions in VLC is not as easy as installing extensions in web browsers but... no problem! This tutorial offers a clear step-by-step to understand this process.
    Articles

    Free

    Judy Andrews
    Written on January 25, 2017
    "It can be difficult to understand how to use extensions but these easy to follow instructions will show you how to get the most out of VLC. Making adjustments to applications can be intimidating but with the step-by-step text and corresponding screen shots at every point, those of us beginners can play too!"
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    #8[TUTORIAL] How to Install VLC Extensions on Linux

    [TUTORIAL] How to Install VLC Extensions on Linux
    The VLC player allows you to install extensions, plugins and skins without the need of the Debian, Ubuntu, Arch or Fedora package managers. Learn how to do it in this tutorial.
    Articles

    Free

    Marie Evans
    Written on June 23, 2017
    "I've been trying to learn how to use VLC Media Player for watching movies on my computer that I downloaded online, as well as anime. I use Linux, so it's hard to find resources for it. I found the article How to Install VLC Extensions on Linux and it works great for me. I learned so much about how to install extensions, plugins, and skins for VLC Player. It's a very informative article."
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    #9[TIPS] VLC Player Tips Tricks and Hidden Features

    [TIPS] VLC Player Tips Tricks and Hidden Features

    3 VLC Player Tips Tricks and Hidden Features You Must Know is uploaded on YouTube by Tech Mirages. This video informs VLC users about some VLC hidden features, and provides tips and tricks like how to divide one video into multiple videos.

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    sridhar belide
    Written on May 4, 2019
    "Here are 3 hidden features of VLC Player you need to know, to become master in it."
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