VLC Player which plays all media formats (also can convert video files to MP4) offers some special effects too for playing videos. If you’ve already installed this program in your computer, then to upgrade to its latest version visit videolan website and download VLC and run it.

Upgrading VLC

Recently improved VLC  installer has made upgrading lot more simpler, when setup detects older version of VLC during install, it offers two options: ‘Upgrade VLC using previous settings(recommended)’ and ‘Change settings (advanced)’.

VLC upgrade options

Selecting former retains your previous VLC settings and latter is the one that lets you customize install where you can select components for install and uncheck the ones you don’t need- FYI when the second option is selected settings of your older version of media player won’t be carried forward.