How to Convert AVI to Apple TV on Macby cafayzieg smith video formats
How to Convert AVI to Apple TV on Mac
Why should you convert AVI to Apple TV?
AVI, short for Audio Video Interleave, is a video format that widely used online. Always, you can get a lot of video in AVI format by downloading on Internet or sharing with your friends. But sometimes it’s really a problem for Apple users for it’s not supported by Apple TV. Are they any ways to enjoy AVI videos on Apple TV? The answer is absolutely YES, you just need to convert it to the Apple TV compatible format like M4V.
Thanks for the AVI to Apple TV Converter for Mac, so you can easy finish the conversion. And the converted output files are in high quality. Edit original files also allowed by this powerful tool.
As a derivative of the Resource Interchange File Format (RIFF), AVI files are commonly tagged with metadata in the INFO chunk. In addition, AVI files can embed Extensible Metadata Platform (XMP). By design, any RIFF file can legally include additional chunks of data, each identified by a four-character code; software which does not understand that particular code should skip the chunk. As such, it is theoretically possible to expand any RIFF file format, including AVI, to support almost any conceivable metadata. Some of the limitations of AVI in modern use relate to a lack of standardization in this metadata (see Limitations below).
How to convert AVI to Apple TV on Mac?
This is a guide for Mac users. If you are a Windows user, you can go to the Video rip guide and follow the steps of converting on Windows.
Step1 Free download the ripDownload the program and run it directly. It’s really an easy –to-use and user-friendly rip.
Step2 Import the AVI files to prepare the AVI to Apple TV conversion.
To add the files to the program, you can find the files in your library and drag them to the rip directly. Or you can find the File option on the Menu and choose the Add Video Files under the list of Import.
Step3 Select Apple TV as the output format
To make the conversion convenient, this rip also you set the output format by you devices and the rip will show you the most compatible format with your devices. Click the “output setting” icon and then you can find the Apple TV under the name of Apple Devices. Or you can set the format as M4V under the list of Common Video.
Step4 Trim the part you want from the AVI video
Usually, you just need a part of the original video, and then you can drag the scrollbar to the Start Time and End Time of the part. Or you can input the correct time. Be sure the scissor icon is on!
Step5 Convert AVI to Apple TV on macAt last, you just need to hit the Start icon to get the video files.
Tips for converting AVI to Apple TV on Mac:
1 You Mac OS’ version must be at least 10.5.
2 You can see the estimated size on the main screen of the program.
Created on Sep 18th 2012 20:22. Viewed 296 times.