If you wanna convert your FLV video files, Using our award-winning software Open Video Converter is a good solution that has the function of converting your FLV to AVI in few clicks.
You can deem the app as a FLV converter, FLV splitter (or FLV cutter) which has been used by many people since 2004. the program’s interface is very concise, you do not need any professional knowledge and you won’t waste time learning it (because it is really easy to use), this video conversion software make it easily to convert FLV to AVI format in high quality.
Before sharing this guide of how to convert flv to avi, please allow me to do some introduction for FLV format:
File extension .flv: FLV stands for Flash Video, FLV streaming media format is a new video format developed by Macromedia, it is a good streaming media solution that can be played in websites.
It is a new video format created from Flash MX, FLV file’s size is very small, a high quality FLV video in one minute, its size is around 1 MB, a movie in 100 MB has about 1/3 size of an ordinary video file. Coupled with the low share of CPU, and other features: good video quality, higher compression ratio, superior download speed, and any video/audio files can be compressed or converted to Flash Video format, the video FLV format is more and more popular and has been used on many hot video-sharing sites, such as Youtube, Google Video, and more.
OK, now the following is the guide of conversion of FLV to AVI, and maybe this article will help you after your reading:
Note: Before the converting Flash Video (.flv) to AVI, there is an additional software that you need, please install Combined Community Codec Pack ( CCCP ) (5.8MB) to your pc, the installation process is very simple and it is a freeware.
1. After downloading and installing Open Video Converter (If you still not install it, you can download it here), start up the application and select/add a FLV file from your computer to this app by pressing “Open Video” button.
2. Click “Options” -> “Browse” icon, pick a destination folder to save your file.
3. In “Output Options”, set Video Compressor as ffdshow Video Codec. If you want to change your output video file size, you can set the parameter in Resolution, there are 7 kinds of video size, or you can custom the output size by yourself.
4. Click Convert button to start the conversion flv to avi.
5. When flv to avi conversion is completed, you can use open video converter as a flv splitter (or flv cutter) to cut out advertisements and parts you do not like of your flv video file and save the parties favorite segment in small clips. you can use two methods to split/cut flv file: setting Star Time and End Time or directly luging the slide bar.
Why need to convert FLV to AVI file?
- AVI format has the higher quality than FLV format, It is better than FLV in clarity, smooth, color. But FLV format is smaller than AVI format in size.
- A lot of applications especially require AVI-format, So after converting FLV to AVI, you can process the AVI file for other purpose.
- Convert FLV to AVI so that you can played it in your Windows Media Player.
Why use Open Video Converter to convert FLV to AVI?
- The flv converter’s interface is as simple as can be, so the app is very easy-to-use and might not confuse the inexperienced user.
- Support splitting/cutting FLV into smaller segments.
- Not only convert flv to avi, but also have a function to convert other video formats (DAT, MKV, VCD, SVCD, MPEG, MPG, MPEG2, OGM, WMV, ASF, etc.) to avi.
- With a build-in FLV player, you can preview your Flash Video files.
- The program’s Options is very brief, you can define the location to save flv to avi conversion result, set the resolution, framerate, resize mode, choose the video compressor and configure it for the best output, and the audio compressor.
- Safe to install and viruses-free: the “flv to avi converter” was tested thoroughly and was found absolutely clean.
Welcome to purchase “Open Video Converter” to start converting FLV to AVI format, which only costs US$29.99, runs under Windows 98, Me, NT, 2000, XP, 2003, VISTA.
Benefits of registration: full functions, free upgrade, free technical support.