We use cookies to provide you with a better experience. If you continue to use this site, we'll assume you're happy with this. Alternatively, click here to find out how to manage these cookies

hide cookie message
Contact Forum Editor

Send an email to our Forum Editor:


PLEASE NOTE: Your name is used only to let the Forum Editor know who sent the message. Both your name and email address will not be used for any other purpose.

Tech Helproom


It's free to register, to post a question or to start / join a discussion


 

Using VLC Media or Windows Media Players


ponytail

Likes # 0

When I had XP and wanted to watch something I normally used media player or VLC media player.I now have windows 7 and cannot find open with which is what I used to do click on open with and choose the program I wanted to use.I have a short video on my hard drive and want to watch it what do I need to do it is in avi format

Like this post
Woolwell

Likes # 0

Right click with your mouse.

Like this post
ponytail

Likes # 0

Hi Woolwell have just right clicked on the folder but there is no option to open with VLC or a option to browse to find a suitable program

Like this post
lotvic

Likes # 0

Open VLC and then in VLC at top left click on 'Media' and 'Open File' and browse to it in the popup window that opens.

Like this post

Reply to this topic

This thread has been locked.



IDG UK Sites

Best iPad Air 2 and iPad mini 3 deals: Find the best contract for your new iPad

IDG UK Sites

The iPhone is doomed. Doomed to be marginally less successful than a very successful thing.

IDG UK Sites

How to prototype native mobile apps without writing code

IDG UK Sites

How to prepare for and update to OS X Yosemite: Get your Mac ready to download & install Apple's...