A portable application can be run from a removable drive (USB flash drive, iPod, portable hard drive, etc) on any Windows computer without installation.
You will carry the program with settings on removable drive and don't modify settings on host computer.
On Vista and above turn off User Account Control (UAC) or run launcher as admin.

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31 August 2018

Free cross-platform media player without installation.
Download Portable VLC 32-64 bit Multilingual Online (0.7 MB) 24/05/17
Select architecture and enter: 3.0.4

Extract and run VLCPortable.
If you drag'n drop a file on (or open with) VLCPortable: it will be opened in VLC.
Settings of installed VLC should be preserved.

15 commentaires:

Azure said...

Can you post my portable app? :D

Bernat said...

I only post my portables but you can modify your comment with an explicit link or ask to PortableApps.com.

MrJalbot said...

Descarga e instala todos los idiomas menos el español.
Falta el archivo vlc.mo a la carpeta "ES" (Español).Alguna solucion gracias.

Bernat said...

You are right: there was an error in script of installer.
Installer updated.

MrJalbot said...

Ahora si, muchas gracias Bernat por la solucion y por los programas portables.
Me gustaria mucho un portable del programa PhotoScape 3.6.5, que es excelente y gratis.

Virginio Spicacci Minervini said...

Hello is there a way to set only one instance for VLC?
I couldn't find any setting to disable multiple instances.


Bernat said...

If you have AllowMultipleInstances=false (default) in VLCPortable.ini you can launch only once VLC.

Virginio Spicacci Minervini said...

I re-downloaded the installer and found the option.

Another issue: I'm opening a stream url via command line and I would like to change the stream with a second command line as well. If I use the VLCPortable.exe I get the alert message. If I use the \App\VLCwin32\vlc.exe then I get a second VLC instance opened.

Is there a way to be able to pass a parameter to the first instance of VLC via the VLCPortable.exe instead of getting the "Another VLC is running" alert?

Many thanks for your wonderful work.

PS Is there any source code available to try to modify the VLCPortable.exe myself eventually?

Virginio Spicacci Minervini said...

Just saw the source code and I'm afraid it won't be easy at all :-( Any suggestion would be greatly appreciated.

Bernat said...

I think you can't pass 2 command line to the same instance but you can pass several parameters (separated with space) in the same command line.

Saua said...

Is it possible to add VLC to Context menu (Shell integration)?

Bernat said...

No, would be no more portable.

Kuldeep Singh Gurjar said...

How can i convert a Vlc media player's offline installer(.exe) file to portable version using this file.

Bernat said...

If vlc-3.0.2-win32.7z and/or vlc-3.0.2-win64.7z is found in online installer folder, it will be use and not downloaded again.

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