How To Disable VLC Plugin From ( Firefox, Chrome, Safari )

Web Browser one the most important web tool for every computer because without an internet connection your computer is just a machine without electricity. So what I am trying to say is you totally going to become an internet addiction. In Microsoft Windows,  generally, windows users install the five most common web browsers,  Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Safari, Opera Mini and Internet Explorer. According to the W3Schools report, the browser’s stats of this year is Chrome (71%), Firefox (17%), Safari (3.2%), IE (5.5%) and Opera Mini (1.1%).

Recently one of these blog readers ask us “How Can I Remove VLC Plugin From Firefox” or else other browsers include Google Chrome, Safari Opera Mini etc.

How To Remove VLC Plugin from Mozilla Firefox in Windows 

VLC extension is one that plugin that enables you to play videos on a web browser with the help of a flash player. but you’ll install plugins also called Extension on web browsers to add some other additional features.

there is one problem with using the VLC media player plugin, it reduced the loading speed of web pages that contain videos and any other stuff such as online games etc.

Look :

You can easily disable VLC from the Firefox browser without taking the help of any computer expert. Just read the article and remove the plugin.

Step 1 : 

Open up Mozilla Firefox Browser

Step 2 : 

Click on the Open Menu ( three parallel lines ) and then click on Add-ons.

Step 3 : 

Scroll down a little bit and Click on Plugins (shown in the screenshot)

Step 4 : 

As you see on the right side “VLC Web Plugin”.

Step 5 : 

Go to the VLC Web Plugin, Click on the Always Active drop down. Select a Never Active.

By following the above steps you can successfully disable the VLC plugin from the web browser. In future, if you would like to use it again. Just go to the Add-Ons and set the VLC to the Always Active.

How To Disable VLC Extension to the Google Chrome 

You can easily enable VLC Plugin for chrome, to Chromecast the videos but if you don’t use you can also easily disable it. Google Chrome world most used web browser windows users love using chrome browser because of lots of features that also include Web Extensions.

Step 1 : 

Open up Google Chrome on your computer

Step 2 : 

Copy and paste this URL address (chrome://plugins/) on Chrome browser and hit Enter button.

Scroll down and navigate the VLC plugin. When you find itStep 3 : 

Step 4 : 

Click on Disable.

Now restart the google chrome browser and open up any video you see a message like this “Install Video Plugin ” or “Enable Click To Play” plugins in chrome.

This means you’ve successfully temporally disabled the VLC Chromecast plugin on Google Chrome.

How To Disable VLC Video Player Plugin From Safari Browser 

Safari is the best browser for mac and windows but the usage percentage of the safari browser is more in mac computers compare to windows users. However, if you using safari in windows and install some unwanted plugins such as VLC video player and want to remove them.

In this case, keep reading we guide you on how you can easily disable the VLC plugin from a safari web browser in windows or mac. If you own a Mac then you’ve to read this article to remove VLC Plugin.

Removing VLC Plugin From Safari In Windows

To remove VLC from mac you’ve to follow the given below guides.

Step 1 : 

Open up Safari Browser using Start Menu

Step 2 : 

Go to the Preference. Click on Extension.

Step 3 : 

Click on VLC Plugin and then hit Uninstall button.