July 5th, 2013 by Smile Harney
Though Windows Media Player announced to support AVI format, sometime we still encounter AVI won't play in Windows Media Player issue. Why Windows Media Player Won't Play AVI Files? How to successfully play all kinds of AVI files in WMP? The following article will give the answer!
If the AVI files are not corrupt, the main reason may be the AVI video codec problem. If the AVI file was encoded with a non-Microsoft codec or with a codec not installed on your Windows, you will fail to play this kind of AVI video. For example, Fraps uses its own proprietary codec to encode its AVI movies which will not play in Windows Media Player.
In order to solve can't play AVI in Windows Media Player issue, a recommended solution is to convert AVI to Windows Media Player more compatible AVI, WMV, ASF, MPG. iDealshare VideoGo is just the ideal AVI to Windows Media Player which can convert all kinds of AVI files to Windows Media Player supported video format.
Besides converting AVI to Windows Media Player format, iDealshare VideoGo also can convert other video like WTV, MP4, MOV, MKV, VOB, FLV, SWF, RMVB, RM, MXF, AVCHD, MVI, 3GP, DV, Apple ProRes, WebM, OGV and etc to Windows Media Player supported video format.
It even can convert Windows Media Player unsupported audio formats like 3GA, APE, AU, RA, AC3, M4A, AIFF, FLAC, OGG, M4B, QCP, VOC, SHN, CAF, and etc to Windows Media Player supported MP3, WMA or WAV.
Make Preparation: Run AVI to Windows Media Player Converter
Click the "Add File" button to import the AVI video which can't play in Windows Media Player to iDealshare VideoGo. This ideal app also supports drag and drop function.
Click the "Profile" drop-down button to select WMP supported WMV, ASF, AVI or MPG as output profile from "General Video" Category or "HD Video" Category.
Click the "Convert" button to start and finish converting AVI to Windows Media Player more supported format to successfully play AVI in WMP.
It is just easy to solve Windows Media Player Won't Play AVI Files with the above AVI to Windows Media Player Converter and step by step guide. Then never worry about the following AVI Windows Media Player issue: