By Hobbyist Software Limited
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VLC Remote® lets you remotely control your VLC Media Player on your Mac or PC. Supports iPhone, iPad and Apple Watch!
Awarded Gizmodo's “Essential iPhone App” three years running. Awarded T3's “Best iPhone Apps”.
Fully supports VLC 2.1, just make sure to run the latest setup helper.
• Universal App •
“The new VLC Remote app is simply stunning! It works a treat and it feels professional and powerful. Love it.”
- Adam, London
“The update for the iPhone version is *amazing* - it looks so polished - not that I had any complaints before.”
• Features •
— Easily control VLC from your sofa!
— Today widget for even faster access to controls
— Apple Watch support
— Works with VLC on your Mac, PC or Linux machine
— Automatically scans your local network for VLC players
— Universal app fully supported for iPhone and iPad
— Stop, Play and Pause
— Full DVD controls
— Control volume, position, next track and previous track
— Turn fullscreen on and off
— Use the graphical equaliser
— See your cover art
— Control subtitles, aspect ratio, audio track and delays
— Use the picker control for fine control of volume and position
— View the playlist and play files from it
— Free setup helper quickly configures VLC for use with the remote
VLC is a great, free and popular media player that can handle almost any file format.
VLC Remote® lets you sit back enjoy your movies and music while you control things from your easy chair.
It is a joy to use - no more reaching for the mouse when you want to pause your show, select the next episode, or play some different music.
VLC Remote will work with the iPhone 3GS and later. It won't work with the iPhone 3g - but you can use Ye Olde VLC Remote on the 3g.
• Reviews •
“Needless to say, we loved this app for everything it’s got.”
“Basically, if you use VLC and have an iPhone you will soon find that this is an essential app to enhance your home movie experience.”
“Everything about this app is a must have from the fast loading time to the easy controls for the VLC player….”
-I use this app
“The VLC Remote app is priceless to me…I definitely recommend anyone with an iPhone or iPod Touch (or a Pre) purchase this.”
“5/5 Simply put if you have an iPhone or iPod touch and use VLC on your computer then you need this app.”
“As far as I'm concerned, this is a necessary download! ... Works great, setup was super easy and I use this every day. MUST HAVE!!!”
“This app does exactly what it's supposed to do. It works flawlessly ... Was very easy to set up as well. VLC is one of the best video players you can get for the desktop and this app is a perfect way to bring that to the iPhone. Do yourself a favour and get this app if you use VLC on the PC.”
• System Requirements •
- Supports VLC on Windows, Mac and Linux
- Free setup helper quickly configures VLC for use with the remote
- Supports VLC 2.0 and above
- Supports Mac OS 10.5 (Intel) and above
• Response to feedback •
-If you do have any problems connecting to VLC, then please just check the help instructions in the app. Feel free to drop me an email (my personal mail is in the app) if you need help.
• Languages •
VLC Remote is currently translated to 22 languages. If you are willing to translate it to your language, or would like to improve the translations, please head over to www.translate.HobbyistSoftware.com
What's New in Version 8.21
Now with support for Apple Watch.
Key controls are now available in an Apple Watch App, and you can see what is currently playing in a glance.
8.21 fixes a bug on iOS 6
- Category: Entertainment
- Updated: 23 April 2015
- Version: 8.21
- Size: 23.1 MB
- Apple Watch: Yes
- Languages: English, Afrikaans, Albanian, Arabic, Bokmål, Norwegian, Bulgarian, Chinese, Czech, Danish, Dutch, Estonian, Finnish, French, German, Greek, Hebrew, Hungarian, Italian, Macedonian, Malay, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese, Romanian, Russian, Slovak, Slovenian, Spanish, Swedish, Turkish
- Developer: Hobbyist Software Limited
- © 2015 Hobbyist Software
Compatibility: Requires iOS 6.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. This app is optimised for iPhone 5, iPhone 6, and iPhone 6 Plus.