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10 Popular VLC Skins that Make VLC Media Player Attractive

by Christine Smith • 2024-01-11 10:25:33 • Proven solutions


1. Playing with VLC+
  1. 1.1 Play Blu-Ray Movies
  2. 1.2 Play DLNA Content
  3. 1.3 Play Videos in VLC with Airplay
  4. 1.4 Play YouTube Videos in VLC
  5. 1.5 Play M2TS with VLC
  6. 1.6 Play MTS with VLC
  7. 1.7 Play M4V with VLC
  8. 1.8 Play MP4 in VLC
  9. 1.9 Play RTMP with VLC
  10. 1.10 Play ISO with VLC
  11. 1.11 Play AVI with VLC
  12. 1.12 Play WMV with VLC
  13. 1.13 Play MIDI with VLC
  14. 1.14 Play 3D Movies with VLC
  15. 1.15 Play AVCHD with VLC
  16. 1.16 Play Sopcast in VLC
  17. 1.17 FLAC Not Playing
  18. 1.18 MP4 Not Playing
  19. 1.19 FLV Not Playing
  20. 1.20 MKV Not Playing
  21. 1.21 MOV Not Playing
  22. 1.22 UNDF Not Playing
  23. 1.23 Use VLC for PS3
  24. 1.24 VLC Assistant
  25. 1.25 VLC Alternative
2. Convert & Stream+
  1. 2.1 VLC Streamer
  2. 2.2 Stream From VLC to TV
  3. 2.3 VLC Video Converter
  4. 2.4 vlc to mp3
  5. 2.5 VLC to MP4
  6. 2.5 Convert FLAC to MP3 with VLC
3. Editing with VLC+
  1. 3.1 Edit vidoe Using VLC
  2. 3.2 Rotate Video Using VLC
  3. 3.3 Cut Video Using VLC
  4. 3.4 Lopp Videos in VLC
  5. 3.5 Adjust & Sync VLC Subtitle
4. VLC for Mobile+
  1. 4.1 VLC for iOS
  2. 4.2 VLC for iPad
  3. 4.3 VLC for Windows Phone
5. Tips & Tricks+
  1. 5.1 Download VLC 64 bit
  2. 5.2 VLC Latest Version
  3. 5.3 Download VLC for Mac
  4. 5.4 VLC for Windows 7
  5. 5.5 VLC for Windows 8
  6. 5.6 VLC Skins
  7. 5.7 VLC Command Line
  8. 5.8 VLC as Default Player
  9. 5.9 Convert CD with VLC
  10. 5.10 Burn VLC Files to DVD
  11. 5.11 VLC Web Plugin
  12. 5.12 Remote Control VLC
  13. 5.13 VLC Shortcuts
  14. 5.14 Screen Capture with VLC
  15. 5.15 Sync VLC Audio
  16. 5.16 KMPlayer vs. VLC
  17. 5.17 MPC vs. VLC
  18. 5.18 MPlayer vs. VLC
  19. 5.19 VLC Old Version
  20. 5.20 Snapshots in VLC
  21. 5.21 Change XBMC to VLC
  22. 5.22 Is VLC Safe
  23. 5.23 Best Torrent Player
  24. 5.24 How to Control the Speed
  25. 5.25 VLC Player Doesn't Have Sound

In this post, we will list 10 popular skins for VLC Media Player. Skins change the look of VLC Media Player dramatically and add a bit more spice to the already superb experience. Let us start by discussing the whole process of installing VLC skins.

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Part 1. How to Install VLC Skins on Windows

Step 1 Download the VLC skin file from the VLC’s skin library; you also have a lot of VLC skins here to explore.

Step 2 Next, copy the downloaded file to

  • C:Program FilesVideoLANVLCskins folder(Windows)
  • ~/.local/share/vlc/skins2 folder(Linux)
  • Skins do not work on Mac OS X!

vlc skin

vlc skin

Step 3 Start VLC Media Player and navigate to the option Preferences under the Tools menu.

vlc preference

Step 4 Now, navigate to the Interface tab, and select Use Custom Skin option.

vlc custom skin option

Step 5 The option of locating your desired skin should appear now, select the button Choose, and then the file you had copied to C: Program FilesVideoLANVLCskins folder.

Step 6 Now hit the Save option, and quit VLC Media Player.

save vlc skin

Now when you open VLC, it will show the look of the skin that you have selected. Using the above relatively straightforward and simple method, you can get a look for VLC Media Player precisely the way you want it.

update vlc skin

Part 2. 10 Most-Recommended VLC Skins

Note that you can download VLC attractive skins from the sites listed below.

  1. VideoLAN
  2. Softonic
  3. The Windows Club
  4. Jaleco
  5. Chip

Now let's move on to enjoy the following 10 most popular VLC skins among VLC users.

  1. Alienware Darkstar
  2. Transformers
  3. Silent
  4. Glow Part 2
  5. YT VLC
  6. Avengers
  7. Skyfire
  8. Zune 1.0
  9. Super Black
  10. VLC Theme (OS X Sirra)

The 10 MostPopular VLC Skins you must have in 2022

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1. Alienware Darkstar

Review: Alienware Darkstar as skin doesn’t need much of an introduction, with its futuristic looks and out of the world appearance; it has been one of the most downloaded VLC skins of all time.

vlc skin-alienware darkstar

2. Transformers

Review: A great looking skin that has been successfully tested on VLC supports playlists and equalizer windows.

vlc skin-transformers

3. Silent

Review: A much refined and better appearance and the function of window resize upon opening are the plus points of this skin.

vlc skin-silent

4. Glow Part 2

Review: The Glow Part 2 is undoubtedly one of the unique skins in this list and quite a favorite among VLC users.

vlc skin-glow part 2


Review: One of the most straightforward skins available, it’s fully open-source and outstandingly good looking.

vlc skin-yt vlc

6. Avengers

Review: One of the best skins available for all Avengers fans, a must-have if you are one too.

vlc skin-avengers

7. Skyfire

Review: A flat surface for VLC Media Player, it merely looks fantastic with all the reworked buttons.

vlc skin-skyfire

8. Zune 1.0

Review: Is there a Zune fan out there in you? Then, this skin, and exceptionally well-replicated design for VLC, is the skin for you.

vlc skin-zune

9. Super Black

Review: Love the Black color? Then the VLC skin for you is this one, color your VLC player in black with this skin.

vlc skin-super black

10. VLC Theme (OS X Sirra)

Review: This skin comes with its own Yosemite styled VLC icon, isn’t that awesome? Here is how you can get the skin as well.

vlc skin-vlc theme



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