For a variety of reasons, there will be times that you need to convert MP4 to AVI format. For example, some video editor like Window Movie Maker may require AVI to process. Or else, you may need to convert MP4 files to the much smaller AVI format to save the space of hard drive. Or you want to convert MP4 to AVI for playing on Windows Media Player:
"I need to convert MP4 to AVI format for my Windows Media player. Is there any program that can work on Windows 10 powered computer? I tried a lot of MP4 to AVI converter on the new operating system, sometimes they can't work, or sometimes the output file is a terrible video without any sound. Any nice suggestions for me?"
Ok, this guide provides you two methods to free convert MP4 to AVI via VLC and Free Video DVD Converter Ultimate on Mac and Windows.
Method 1. Free convert MP4 to AVI using VLC (Mac)
VLC for Mac is an open source multimedia player that works on various platforms. It can play various multimedia files in addition to audio, VCDs, DVDs, CDs and different streaming protocols. You can use it to convert MP4 to AVI via VLC for Mac.
Step-by-step guide to convert MP4 to AVI using VLC for Mac:
- In the first section, add the file you want to convert. The second section can be used to embed a subtitle to the converted video in sync.
- Next, click on the “Convert/Save” button.
- Select the destination folder and then name it the way you want. On the profile section, select “AVI”. If you do not see it, click on the button that has a spanner on it whereby you can edit the selected profile. You will find the AVI option.
- Click on the “Start” button and the MP4 to AVI conversion will start.
Method 2. Free convert MP4 to AVI using Free Video DVD Converter Ultimate (Windows)
Pavtube Free Video DVD Converter Ultimate is the best choice to convert MP4 to AVI with superb-output quality. It also can convert MP4 to more formats like AVI, WMV, MPG, MOV, MKV, MP3, M4A, AC3, WMA, AAC, …. If you also have the demands of ripping DVD to digital formats, you can also use this Free Video DVD Converter Ultimate. Supported OS: Windows 2003/XP/Vista/Windows 7/Windows 8/Windows 8.1/Windows 10. Now free download Free Video DVD Converter Ultimate and follow the guide to convert MP4 to AVI via this program.
How to Convert MP4 to AVI with Free Video DVD Converter Ultimate?
Step 1: Input MP4 video
Open the free MP4 to AVI video converter and input any media files. Here, you need to keep in mind that there are 2 choices for conversion. Choose any media file to drag and drop it in the main interface for MP4 to AVI conversion. Alternatively, choose MP4 media files from "Load Media Files" option via the "File" drop down menu.
Step 2: Output AVI video
Now you can choose “AVI” from “Common Video” or “HD Video”.
Step 3: Start the MP4 to AVI conversion
Click the "Convert" button on the main interface and the software will start to convert MP4 to AVI immediately. When the conversion finishes, click "Open" to find the converted video files.
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