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.XVID File Extension

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File TypeXvid-Encoded Video File

DeveloperXvid
Popularity
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CategoryVideo Files
FormatBinary

Binary

This file is saved in a binary format, which requires a specific program to read its contents.

Definition

Video clip or movie encoded using Xvid, an open-source video codec published under the GNU GPL license; compresses video data using MPEG-4 technology; allows for faster data transmission and more efficient storage of video files.

More Information

The Xvid codec and player is available for Mac, Windows, and Linux systems.

Programs that open XVID files
Windows
Roxio Creator NXT Pro 4
Microsoft Windows Media Player with Xvid codec
Media Player Classic with Xvid codec
BS.Player
with Xvid codec
CoolUtils Total Movie Converter
Mac
Roxio Toast 15
Eltima Elmedia Player
Apple QuickTime Player with DivX and Xvid codec
Linux
Xvid for SuSE Linux
Xvid for Debian
iOS
olimsoft OPlayer
Updated 7/17/2015

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