The following is the simplest way to use libvlc with visual C++. What you need is: libvlc.dll and the whole folder plugins; Copy the dll file and plugins folder into your Debug or Release directory.
1. Create VC console project: 2. Implement some functions to load libvlc into your application: Take a look at  to get more information about functions in libvlc.dll 3. Create a command that is used to pass to libvlc.dll