VLC media player nightly builds for macOS
Remember to test the latest nightly build before reporting a bug (in one of the older nightly builds). Have fun!
Please report nightly builds breakage (meaning that there is no new build) on
Note: VLC's nightly builds require Mac OS X 10.7 or later
It will not launch on older releases. We recommend you to keep your Mac OS X installation up-to-date and to install Apple's updates. This will also improve your VLC usage experience.
Note that nightly builds for macOS are not signed with our GateKeeper certificate. Therefore, you need to right-click on the application to select Open to launch them for the first time after download.
What's the stable branch?
That's currently VLC's 2.2 series. We no longer provide nightly builds for VLC 1.1.x, 2.0.x or 2.1.x.
- vlc-version-x86_64 is the latest VLC snapshot compiled in 64 bit mode.
- VLCKit is the latest VLC snapshot of the Objective-C framework (libvlc binding) to include VLC's functionality in your own applications.
- VLC-webplugin is a plugin for web browsers that support NPAPI-style plugins.
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