How to Convert ASF to AVI in Windows/Mac
Having trouble in putting your ASF flash videos to Game Hardware or Creative Zen so that you can watch them anywhere at any time? You must be busy looking for the ways to do that. In that case, the best way is converting ASF to other formats, for you cannot change the hardware, you can change the video files. You can convert ASF to AVI, because AVI files are completely accepted by Creative Zen and other portable devices.
In order to finish the ASF to AVI conversion, you need a professional ASF to AVI Converter. For windows user, Video Converter is a nice app. For Mac user, Video Converter for Mac (Mountain Lion supported) is strongly recommended. I am a Windows user, I like the Video Converter so much, because it really has helped me so much in video converting. The following tutorial answers question like how to convert ASF to AVI in Windows 7/Vista/XP. The tutorial is appliable to the Mac version as well.
First of all, you need to download and intall the app, then run it.
Step 1: Import ASF Videos
Two ways to import ASF video files:
1. Click "Add Files" button to import the ASF files you want to convert.
2. Directly drag & drop the ASF files into the conversion panel of ASF to AVI Converter.
This video tool supports batch conversion, so you can add more than one file at a time.
Step 2: Edit video (Optional)
Before converting ASF to AVI, you can click the "Edit" to enhance your videos. On the editing interface, choose the video effect. You can do quick editing for the videos, such as crop video, add watermark and subtitle to personalize your videos. You can skip this step if you have no need to edit the video.
Step 3. Set AVI as the output format
Now you should go to the format drop-down list, choose AVI, which is in the category of "Format">"Video", as the output video. If you want to play the output files directly on PS3, PSP and so on, you can directly choose the game hardware as the output format. Or you want to set the encoder, resolution, frame rate, bit rate, or slip the video, just click the "Settings" option to reveal the Advanced box.
Step 4: Convert ASF to AVI
After everything is ready, hit "Convert" and start converting ASF to AVI on your computer now. This would only need a short amount of time because this ASF to AVI converter is optimized for Multi-core processors, making conversion speed boost.
Watch the following step-by-step video tutorial: