Fixed: VLC Merge Videos Not Working!

Fixed: VLC Merge Videos Not Working

VLC helps in merging videos in a single file for convenient access or share, but in some cases, it won’t work. In this article, I will show best solutions to fix this issue.

Wondershare Recoverit Authors

Feb 22, 2021 • Filed to: Photo/Video/Audio Solutions • Proven solutions

"VLC media player could not start," "Either the command line options were invalid or no plugins were found." are one of the most common registered users who complains available on online forums while merging multiple videos.

VLC is a media player that allows basic editing options like cut and merge videos as per the user requirements. While performing these tasks, several problems are encountered. On the internet, a surplus of different innovations is explained to tackle the issue. Even after following the given instructions and updating the software with the latest versions, no beneficial help is guaranteed. During this process, valuable data may get corrupt, damaged, or deleted. To fix the issues like unplayable, damaged, or corrupt videos, plenty of repair solutions are available, which fix the problems in no time and restores the quality of videos. The several powerful repair tools available are safe and secure, and free from various malware or virus. These repair solutions are compatible with Windows and Mac systems and provide quick and convenient access.

Part 1. How to fix VLC merge videos not working

Tip 1: Update computer system and VLC player

Tip 2: Update Video Codec

Tip 3: Try another video editor available in the market as per your software requirements

Part 2. How to merge multiple videos to a new one in VLC

Step 1: Install and launch VLC.

vlc open multiple videos

Step 2: Add multiple video files

In the pop-up windows, click the Add button under the File tab to add the video files in sequence for merging.

vlc add multiple videos

Step 3: Convert Videos using VLC.

Then go to the Play button and click on it and choose Convert in the drop-down menu. With it done, you can choose a location to save the merged video.

vlc merge multiple videos

Part 3. How to merge videos in batch with VLC command line

vlc commend line

"C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC\vlc.exe" 1.mp4 2.mp4 --sout "#gather:std{access=file,dst=out.mp4}" --sout-keep

Bonus Tip. How to repair video corrupted/damaged for the wrong editing operation

In some cases, you may corrupt the video when editing it. However, don't worry. There is a powerful video repair tool to handle it. Wondershare Repairit Video Repair is one of the most robust and popular-priced solution tools in recovering software in the present competing market. The user-friendly interface is smooth and easy to operate. Be it MOV, MP4, M4V, M2TS, MKV, MTS, 3GP, AVI, FLV, or any other file formats, shot from any latest camera brand or any storage media, it allows to resolve any issues related to the video formatting, editing or file corruption. The detailed instructions make it easier to understand all the highlighted features and programs.

Step 1 Add damaged MKV video file.

add damaged videos

Step 2 Repair damaged MKV video file.

scan corrupted videos

Step 3 Preview and save repaired MKV video file

preview videos

Step 4 Advanced video Repair (optional)

add sample videos

Step 5 Save recovered videos.

save videos path

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