In this guide, we will take a look at How To install VLC on CentOS 7 / Fedora 32/31/30/29. VLC is one of the popular free Media Players used by most people to play Audio and Video content. It runs on Windows, Linux, and Mac.

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VLC is developed and supported by  VideoLAN project Team. It comes bundled with a number of free encoding and decoding libraries and plugins.

How to install VLC on CentOS 7 / Fedora 32/31/30/29 – Using RPM Fusion repository

RPM Fusion repository is updated regularly hence it contains the latest release of VLC. Add the repository to your CentOS 7 or Fedora system, then proceed to install VLC.

Add RPM Fusion Repository to CentOS 7:

sudo yum install

For Fedora, you have to use dnf package manager in place of yum

sudo dnf install$(rpm -E %fedora).noarch.rpm

Also add epel release repository for dependency resolution:

sudo yum install epel-release
sudo dnf install epel-release

On Fedora, add with dnf command:

When all has been added, install vlc using yum or dnf command:

--- CentOS 7 ---
sudo yum install vlc

--- Fedora ---
sudo dnf install vlc

Install VLC on CentOS 7 / Fedora 32/31/30/29/28 – From nux-dextop repository:

nux-dextop doesn’t contain VLC version 3.x, only packages for 2.x. To install VLC on CentOS 7 and Fedora from this, add nux-dextop repository:

sudo rpm -Uvh

Also, add the epel repository:

sudo yum install epel-release

Once the two repositories have been added, then update system packages and install vlc.

sudo yum update
sudo yum install vlc

To launch VLC from command line, run:

$ vlc

Or use your Desktop Environment search function

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