XVID File Extension

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Xvid-Encoded Video Format
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What is XVID file?

The files that comprise of the .XVID file format are the ones that are primarily used for video clips and moves that have been encoded with the help of the Xvid open-source video codec. Such format is useful in compressing the video data files using the MPEG-4 technology. This enables the smaller sized files to enjoy a faster data transmission of the .XVID format movies over the Web.

A variety of ASP functions and features are utilized by the .XVID files including the quarter and global pixel motion compensation, custom quantization matrices, lumi masking and b-frames. The .XVID file format is compatible with most of the computing platforms.

Conversion of a XVID file

When you install one of the applications from the list of programs that you found here, you should be able to open or edit the file with the XVID extension without any issue. However, if you still have problems with this, you may use the option of XVID file conversion to a different format.

File Conversions from XVID extension to a different format
File conversions from other format to XVID file

We hope we helped you solve the problem with the XVID file. If you do not know where you can download the application from our list, click on the link (which is the name of the program) - you will find more information there on the location where to download the secure setup version of the required application.

What else may cause problems?

There can be more reasons which determine that you are not able to open the XVID file (apart from the lack of the proper application installed).

First - the XVID file may be incorrectly associated with the application installed to support it. In this case, you need to change this association by yourself. To do this, right-click on the XVID file that you want to edit, click "Open with" and then select the program from the list that you have installed. After this operation, the problems with opening the XVID file should be solved.

Second - the file you want to open can simply be damaged. Then, the best solution is to find a new version of given file, or download it again from the same source as before (maybe for some reason in the previous session the download of the XVID file has not been completed and it cannot be opened properly).

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