Many people want to encode Xvid files, so that they can play their video files on Xvid compatible DVD players, Blu-ray players, HDTVs or mobile phones etc. In fact, there are no files with the extension .xvid. The so-called Xvid file is Xvid video content stored in different multimedia containers like AVI, MKV and OGM. So, encoding Xvid files is actually the process of re-encoding video files with Xvid codec. It sounds a bit complicated, but the Xvid encoding process is very easy as long as you use a professional Xvid encoder like Wondershare Video Converter ( Video Converter for Mac ).
Wondershere Xvid encoder directly provides users with the Xvid output format. With it, you can quicly and easily re-encode WMV, FLV, AVI, MKV, MOV, TS, M2TS, MTS, 3GP, 3G2, MOD, ASF and more video format files to Xvid files by just selecting the provided Xvid output format. It's too darn easy. And the video output quality is very excellent. Just follow the guide below to encode Xvid files step by step.
1 Add videos to this Xvid encoder
At the upper-left corner of this Xvid encoding app's main interface, click the button to select your local video files to load. Another way that is available for you to import files is to open the folder where your local files are stored and then drag & drop the target files to this Xvid encoder's left pane. You'll see all added files can be displayed in thumbnail.
2 Choose Xvid as the output format
Enter this Xvid encoder's output format interface by hitting the format dropdown list or format image on the right side of the current interface. Then, go to the "Format" tab > the "Video" category. Then, choose "Xvid" as the output format there.
If necessary, you can also click the "Settings" button at the bottom of the Output Format panel to set video encoding parameters like resolution, frame rate, and bit rate etc.
3 Encode Xvid files
Just start to encode Xvid files by pressing the "Convert" button at the bottom-right corner of this Xvid encoder's main interface. Instantly, this app will show you the actual work percentage completion of each video title. You can let it run in the background. By the way, this app is able to complete all of your tasks at a amazing speed.
You can find the output files in its output folder after the Xvid encoding process is over. Note that these output files are the ones with the extention .avi (xvid codec). And the output path is placed at the bottom of this Xvid encoder's current interface. To do it quickly, just hit the "Open Folder" button there. Of course, you can change the default output file path by yourself here.