Install VLC Media Player on Manjaro Linux

VLC is a must have multimedia application for Linux users. VLC can play almost any kind of video files. Installing VLC on Manjaro Linux is very easy. If you are new to Manjaro Linux, this quick guide will show you how to install VLC on Manjaro Linux.

Manjaro comes with GUI package manager (Add/Remove Software). You can use this program to install VLC. On the search box, type “vlc” and right click on vlc, select install.

install vlc on manjaroIf you prefer command line, you can use this command to install vlc on Manjaro Linux

sudo pacman -S vlc


[manjaro@manjaro ~]$ sudo pacman -S vlc
resolving dependencies…
looking for conflicting packages…

Packages (13) libdvbpsi-1:1.3.0-1 libebml-1.3.1-1 libkate-0.4.1-5 libmatroska-1.4.2-1
libmng-2.0.3-1 libtar-1.2.20-2 libtiger-0.3.4-4 libupnp-1.6.19-1 lua-5.3.1-1
qt4-4.8.7-3 sdl_image-1.2.12-3 zvbi-0.2.35-1 vlc-2.2.1-9

Total Download Size: 31.91 MiB
Total Installed Size: 140.56 MiB

:: Proceed with installation? [Y/n]

Type y and press enter to confirm. In a minute, VLC should be installed and ready to use.

vlc media player on manjaro


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