AVI, Audio Video Interleave video file format is developed by Microsoft mainly for Windows operating systems. Audio and video can be played in synchronous format without any halt in the video. AVI file format can be played with various media players like AVI media player, Media player classic, Plex and many others. Move on to learn how to stream AVI over DLNA with no compatibility issues.
You can use DLNA feature to access media files over your home network from other DLNA enabled devices. When you stream AVI to DLNA device, the result shows that some AVI files are not supported by DLNA. “Trying to play .avi via DLNA, but it seems like the current firmware I’m using doesn’t support .avi files over DLNA.”
Actually, some DLNA compatible devices can support AVI format, but it is limited to Xvid/DivX SD. Some DivX HD AVI movies are not supported well. In usual, MPEG-1, MPEG-2, MPEG-4 are the typical supported formats by DLNA. To make all AVI files DLNA compliant, you can convert AVI to DLNA most compatible format first.
Compared with others, we have found the Pavtube Video Converter has the strong ability of converting AVI files well. This program offers quite effective solution for you to convert almost all the videos AVI as well as MKV, MOV, MTS, TiVo, VOB, etc. It also allows you to adjust the video, audio parameter to get a decent output video that you want. Barely several steps are enough. If you are running on Mac operating system, you can refer to the equivalent version- Pavtube Video Converter for Mac. Just download it and follow the steps below.
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How to stream AVI over DLNA without any compatibility issues?
Step 1: Download the corresponding version and have a quick installation. The trial version will have a watermark on your converted files. Except for that, there are no time limitation, no virus, and no unnecessary bundle apps while downloading. After that, click “Add Video” button to load your AVI files. You can load several files at once thanks to “Add from folder” button.
Step 2: Select the right formats for streaming over DLNA. Here we suggest you to go to the “Common Video” list, you will get the “MPEG-4 Movie (*.mp4)” as the best output.
Step 3: Adjust video and audio parameters, including the bit rate of video and audio, the codec of video and audio, video size, sample rate, frame rate, audio channels, etc., in the Profile Settings by hitting “Settings” button.
Step 4: Click “Convert” button to start AVI to MPEG-4 MP4 conversion for DLNA streaming. You can get the generated files by clicking “Open” button.
Conclusion: If you don’t want to wait for the entire conversion process, you can tick off “Showdown computer when conversion completed” and go away to do other things. Good News! During 2015 Label Day, Pavtube provides big sale with up to 50% off for some products.