How to Play Blu-Ray DVDs in VLC

VLC is a free media player that is available on multiple platforms including Windows, OS X and Linux. It is also an open source project, meaning that the source code is open to anyone who wants to contribute. VLC can play software-based video files such as AVIs and MP4s as well as DVD discs.

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VLC can play many different types of video formats.

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Open the VLC media player. To do this, click the "Start" button, select "All Programs", select the "VLC" folder and then click the "VLC Media Player" application.

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Click the "File" menu and select "Open Disc" from the menu.

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Select "DVD (menus)" in the "Disc Type" field.

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Check the "Device Name" field to ensure the correct DVD drive is selected.

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Click the "OK" button to open the DVD disc.