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I am using VLC for playing videos in MacOSX 10.8, the VLC version is 2.0.5, I want a context menu in Finder with option to add a video file to vlc now playing list.

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Is the regular show / hide playlist option not working for you? !Show/Hide Playlist in VLC – Marius Butuc Feb 4 '13 at 17:12
it is working, but is there an option available to directly do it via context menu on a video file., that one is more convenient. – Vaibhav Mishra Feb 5 '13 at 6:18
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Using the Open With to make sure you open the file with VLC will add it to the current playlist

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