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When I open any video file with VLC Media Player, automatically another blank VLC Media player is opening.

And when I close the blank VLC player, both player turn off!

Is there any solution?

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Try this solution :

Open Vlc -----> Tools ------> Preferences .

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Check Allow only one instance .

Click Save , and check if your issue is solved.

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I was going to give the same answer. That's it. +1 –  v2r Mar 2 at 18:21
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yes my friend , i think its the solution because it restrict one instance of vlc –  nux Mar 2 at 18:22

If you are seeing two vlc windows one of two is blank and closing black one also clos your current window then use this;

Go To Tools -> Preferences->Video and uncheck Accelerated video output(Overlay)

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