VLC for Windows 10 gets updated with many new features


The developers have released a new update to the VLC for Windows 10 app. The new update is a major one as it is one of the rare app updates in the Microsoft store. And, the update brings many new features as well as improvements to make the app even better.

Here is the full change log:

  •  Fix a potential deadlock when dismissing a dialog
  • Fix camera roll appearing in the regular video collection
  •  Fix systematic black screen after a full playback
  • Fix SD card discovery on Windows Mobile
  •  Fix potential crash when switching between audio collection tabs
  •  Fix potential thumbnailer deadlock
  •  Fix media library re-indexing
  •  Fix wrong thumbnail being displayed in SMTC
  • Fix potential crash when browsing folders
  •  Fix potential deadlock when discovering media
    Application additions:
  •  Use the correct swapchain resolution
  •  Add support for encrypted password store
  •  Improve dialog navigation on Xbox1
  •  Various WM10 UI fixes
  •  Add previous/next buttons for video playback
  •  Fix duplicated network shares display
  •  Various command bar improvements
  •  Improve hardware decoding support
  •  Allow audio items deletion
  •  New subtitle rendering engine with font fallback
  •  Major playlist & playback code rewrite

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Developer: VideoLAN
Price: Free