Updated: 05/03/2022 by Computer Hope

VC may refer to any of the following:

1. Short for virtual circuit, a VC is the direct connection or channel between two devices in a network.

2. VC is short for videoconferencing.

3. Short for voice channel, voice chat, or video chat, VC describes an area in a program where people can communicate with voice or video. For example, in the Discord app and program, there are voice channels that allow people to communicate without typing. See our VoIP page for further information and other examples.

4. VC is an abbreviation for version control. See our revision control page for further information on this term.

5. Short for venture capital, VC refers to a speculative investment in a startup. One who invests venture capital is referred to as a venture capitalist.

6. VC is the network domain suffix for Saint Vincent and the Grenadines.

7. Short for video creator, VC is a program or feature of a program or app that allows the user to create videos. For example, TikTok has a video creator that allows its users to create short videos for its service.


Programs that do not include a video creator would require video editing software.

8. VC is short for "Vice City" (Grand Theft Auto: Vice City).

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