Install VLC on Ubuntu 16.04 Xenial
You are Welcome! The Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How to Install the Latest VideoLAN Media Player on Ubuntu 16.04 Xenial Xerus LTS GNU/Linux Desktop.
And VLC for Ubuntu Xenial is a Free and Open Source Cross-platform Multimedia Player and Framework that plays most Multimedia Files as well as DVD, Audio CD, VCD, and various Streaming protocols.
Especially relevant: Now the VLC Releases are Fast Forwarding from 2.x to 3.x and after 4.x.
Finally, the VideoLAN Open Source Project is lead and composed of a Team of Volunteers, that believes in the Power of Open Source when dealing with Multimedia.
Open a Terminal Shell emulator window
Ctrl+Alt+t on Desktop
(Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)
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Installing Latest VLC for Ubuntu:
sudo apt install vlc
Or instead for VLC 3.x try with:
sudo snap install vlc
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