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VLC Media Player 2.0

  1. #1

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    VLC Media Player 2.0

    Im have slight issue with this on Windows 8CP.

    When I install it the VLC interface and full screen controls turn into an old Windows XP style interface and I can't customize the controls.

    I've tried compatibility mode but it only works when VLC is first opens but when I close it and open it again it reverts to the XP style interface.

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  2. #2

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    Works fine for me, interface and anything else is just like on W7.

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  3. #3

    Posts : 502
    Vanilla 8 Pro x64

    Odd, I have no issues with VLC either. No need for compatibility modes, fullscreen new default GUI is fine etc
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VLC Media Player 2.0

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