How to play HEVC on VLC

How to play HEVC on VLC

H.264 and H.265 video codecs are the most common video compression today. But how do you play these files on a Windows or macOS computer?

 

The best way to do this is to use the player VLC.

 

To do this, you need:

  • Download the latest version of VLC here and install it
  • Start the VLC media player.
  • Go to Tools, then click Settings.
  • Check the “All” option to display all settings.
  • Select “H264 video demuxer” or HEVC/H.265 video demuxer in the Demux module.Select "H264 video demuxer" or HEVC/H.265 video demuxer in the Demux module.
  • Then click Save.
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