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How can I check video file's information from VLC?
I want to see the movies' resolution(weather 1080p or 720p, or whatever), encoding information, encoded time etc.

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you click on Tools and then Media Information:

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you can also press ctrli

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    Make sure to check the Codec Details tab for additional information. – heavyd Oct 19 '11 at 11:15
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    On Mac it's under Window->Media Information or hit <kbd>command</kbd>+<kbd>I</kbd> – Jason May 25 '14 at 12:29
  • This answer is useless without mentioning the Code Details and we can get to the Code Details directly using Ctrl+J. The answer is the "Resolution" in the Code Details. – user34660 Jan 28 '17 at 22:29
  • @user34660 hit the "edit button" and improve the answer. – akira Jan 29 '17 at 11:12
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On Mac it is located at: Window Menu, - Media Information

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