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How to Encode AVI Files with AVI Encoder

A lot of people want to encode other video files to AVI files for wide use. They may want to watch videos on some hard device like iPhone, iPod, Apple TV, PSP, Xbox 360, PS3, iRiver, Creative Zen, Archos and more. Or they would like to insert their videos to a PPT, or edit videos in Windows Movie Maker etc. However, the videos they have can't meet their need because of incompatibility. Therefore, a practical AVI encoder is badly needed to resolve the problem. For example, Wondershare Video Converter ( Video Converter for Mac ) has the ability to encode AVI from almost any video format with very high quality.

Wondershare AVI encoder not only allows you to create AVI files from other video files, but also lets you encode AVI to other formats. Also, it directly supports various popular devices. If the purpose of encoding AVI files is just for viewing on some device or editing in some software, you can make full use of this app's presets for popular devices like Apple devices (iPhone, iPad, iPod, Apple TV) and hundreds of Andriod devices, as well as some popular video editing apps. These directly-optimized presets will absolutely make your videos best for your need.

Below, I'll show you how to use this intuitive AVI encoder to encode your videos to AVI videos for uses. The step-by-step guide is very straightforward.

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1 Add videos to the AVI encoder

Open the folder where your local files are stored on the computer and then select the videos you want to encode. After that, directly drag & drop the selected files to its left pane. It's shown in the picture below. Alternatively, when you enter this app's default interface, simply click the  WMV conversion button to browse the folder on your computer and then import the videos you want to encode.

2 Choose AVI as the output format

In this step, you need to select AVI in this AVI encoder's output format window. To open the format window, there are two different ways. In the Output Format panel of the current interface, either click the drop-down format list or hit the format image. When you do it, go to the "Format" tab > the "Video" category >the "AVI " option.

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If you want to select some device, go to the "Device" tab instead. Then, choose the device you want there. Note that click the down-arrow button on the categories selection, you can get more device options.

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3Encode AVI files

Go to the bottom-right corner of the interface and press the "Convert" button there to start encoding AVI files. Instantly, you can see the actual work percentage completion of each video title. Let it run in the background or not. There will be a note saying all tasks have been finished after the encoding process. Then, hit the "Open Folder" button at the bottom of the interface to find the output .avi files. Now, just enjoy the output files.

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Please get the tutorial here.

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