- Yes you can run VCDS on a MAC! Using 'Oracle VM VirtualBox'. This free application will let you use your MAC computer to run VCDS. You will need access to a Windows OS once you have Oracle VM VirtualBox loaded onto your computer. After you have the Oracle VM VirtualBox and a Windows OS then you can run VCDS on your MAC. Here is a link to the.
- Because Mac OS X doesn't support the Video CD format, you'll need to make Mac formatted copies of your VCDs for use with the next generation operating system. You can do this using MacVCD and a CD.
- VCDS works fine on Apple Mac computers that have Intel processors (all modern Macs) when Windows is installed on them using Boot Camp. Most computers that are used to run Linux can also boot Windows. If you do not wish to install Windows, we now offer a platform-independent version of VCDS called ' VCDS-Mobile '.
Devices and Mac OS X version
VCD Builder is a free program for Mac OS X for creating VCD and SVCD disc images from pictures and MPEG movies. The disc images can then be burned onto a CD-R using Toast or MissingMediaBurner. MacVCD X is a streamlined OS X application designed to enable you to play VCDs and Super VCDs using your Mac. Moreover, MacVCD X can also be used to view other video file formats such as AVI, WMV, MPEG, DivX and more. Comes with a large set of playback customization options and features.
VLC media player requires Mac OS X 10.7.5 or later. It runs on any Mac with a 64-bit Intel processor or an Apple Silicon chip. Previous devices are supported by older releases.
Note that the first generation of Intel-based Macs equipped with Core Solo or Core Duo processors is no longer supported. Please use version 2.0.10 linked below.
If you need help in finding the correct package matching your Mac's processor architecture, please see this official support document by Apple.
Web browser plugin for Mac OS X
Support for NPAPI plugins was removed from all modern web browsers, so VLC's plugin is no longer maintained. The last version is 3.0.4 and can be found here. It will not receive any further updates.
Older versions of Mac OS X and VLC media player
We provide older releases for users who wish to deploy our software on legacy releases of Mac OS X. You can find recommendations for the respective operating system version below. Note that support ended for all releases listed below and hence they won't receive any further updates.
Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard
Use VLC 2.2.8. Get it here.
Mac OS X 10.5 Leopard
Use VLC 2.0.10. Get it for PowerPC or 32bit Intel.
Mac OS X 10.4 Tiger
Mac OS X 10.4.7 or later is required
Use VLC 0.9.10. Get it for PowerPC or Intel.
Mac OS X 10.3 Panther
QuickTime 6.5.2 or later is required
Use VLC 0.8.6i. Get it for PowerPC.
Mac OS X 10.2 Jaguar
Use VLC 0.8.4a. Get it for PowerPC. Update quicktime player for mac.
Mac OS X 10.0 Cheetah and 10.1 Puma
Vcds For Mac
Use VLC 0.7.0. Get it for PowerPC.