Vlc is quite simply the best multi- format media player for windows and mac . VLc runs on all windows platform . In this post i will show you guys how to fix vlc problem which most of the people face like menu bar and control bar went missing , and they have to reinstall it to use vlc again . Sometimes users disturb the settings of vlc player and won’t be able to open vlc , all solutions are given in this article.
SO lets start how to fix menu bar and control bar in vlc in simple steps :-
- AS you can see in below picture control bar and menu bar is missing . I can’t control any video and also can’t access vlc player any menu .
- Use right click of your mouse and in drop down menu select TOOLS > PREFERENCES
- Option “Start minimal view mode ” will be tick marked . Uncheck it to gain access to menu bar and control bar in vlc and then click on save button .
- Now close the VLC and open it again . You can see below menu bar and control bar is back .
HOW TO USE CUSTOM SKIN IN VLC
- Go to tools > Preferences
- By default vlc use native style . Select use custom skin . Then click on VLC SKIN website link which is hyperlinked .
- It will take you directly to VLC OFFICIAL website where you can find all the skin available for vlc .
- Select the skin you want to apply on vlc and click on its download button .
- When its downloaded open it .
- Then use right click of your mouse . And in the drop down menu select Interface > then preferences
- In the preferences , we have to give where the skin resource file is located . Click on choose .
- Vlc skin is in my downolad section . Select the file and then click on open .
- NOw just click on save button . Now whenever you try to open vlc you will get new custom skin vlc player .
- When you want the default one back , select the native style and then click the save button .
IF YOUR VLC PLAYER DOESN’T START THEN TYPE VLC IN SEARCH BOX YOU WILL ALSO SEE ONE MORE OPTION –
” VLC MEDIA PLAYER -RESET PREFERENCES AND CACHE FILES “ . SELECT THIS OPTION TO CLEAR ALL THE SETTINGS YOU DISTURBED IN VLC PLAYER . VLC PLAYER WILL RUN ON DEFAULT SETTINGS . SO you don’t have to reinstall it again and again .
If you got any problem or this post helped you then feel free to comment . 🙂