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Where I can change settings to watch movie in black and white in VLC ?

if this feature is available on any other player , please let me know .

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In VLC open Effects and Filters (Ctrl+E), on the Video effects tab, Basic section: slide down the saturation.

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In the latest version of VLC (1.0.3), do the following:

  1. Open the video file/DVD
  2. Goto Tools > Effects and Filters (Ctrl + E)
  3. Goto the Video Effects tab, then Basic.
  4. Check the Image adjust box.
  5. Drag the Saturation slider fully to the left.

You should then have fully black & white (well, actually grayscale) video.

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+1 for point the steps – joe Nov 13 '09 at 13:24

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