How to Set Up a VLC Player to Play Continuously

VLC is a free and open-source media player for Windows, Mac OS X and Linux. VLC plays media files or playlists once by default, and then stops. If you want to play a video on repeat or listen to a song over and over, you can set up VLC to play continuously. VLC contains options that can repeat a single media file or an entire playlist in its preferences window. You can also enable continuous play temporarily by using a button on the VLC toolbar.

Click the "Tools" menu at the top of the VLC window and click "Preferences."

Click "All" under "Show Settings" at the bottom of the sidebar at the left side of the Preferences window.

Click the "Playlist" category in the sidebar.

Click the "Repeat All" or "Repeat Current Item" checkboxes under "General Playlist Behavior."

Click the "Save" button at the bottom of the Preferences window.

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