Avi to HTML5
AVI* is a very popular video type. However it is not a native HTML5 video**, thus AVI videos are not playable on HTML5 browsers. If want to play .avi files on a HTML5 browser, you need to convert avi to html5 formats first, then embed them into your webpage with an AVI HTML5 player.
How to Convert AVI to HTML5 Video?
Step 1. Download AVI to HTML5 Converter.
The only software you need is HTML5 video converter. You can download it from bellow page:
Step 2. Add AVI video(s) to the HTML5 converter
Simply click Add Videos button to import AVI video files from your computer hard drive to the program. This HTML5 converter supports batch video conversion, you can add multiple AVI videos to the converter and convert them into HTML5 videos in a batch.
Step 3. Select a player for your HTML5 videos
Click Theme tab, you will be able to choose a video player from many of the ready-made HTML5 video themes and templates. Optionally you can also set your video size, player size, and player skin here.
Step 4. Preview videos in Player and convert AVI to HTML5
Click the Preview button to view your AVI videos in HTML5 player, click the Publish button to convert the source AVI files to HTML 5 videos with the nice looking web video player.
Now you have converted AVI to HTML5 video, additionally you get the professional HTML5 player as well. They can be found from the output folder of this AVI to HTML5 converter software. It is time for us to publish the HTML5 video online now.
How to Add AVI to HTML5 website?
In the first half of this AVI to HTML 5 guide, we showed you the steps to convert AVI to HTML 5, now please follow bellow steps to embed the HTML 5 videos into your website.
1. Upload the HTML5 videos from local computer to remote server
The HTML 5 videos and player will be published to your local hard disc first. Run the AVI to HTML5 converter, go to HTML5 menu >> Open Output Folder, find the HTML 5 video project we have just created and upload them to your website directory through FTP client.
2. Copy HTML5 video embed code snippets and Paste to your Web page.
From the output folder, there will be a html5video.html created with each html 5 video project published. Use a text/page editor to open the generated ‘html5video.html’ file and switch to code view. You can get the embed code for your HTML5 player there.
See details here: HTML5 Video Player Support – To embed HTML5 video to your webpage.
3. Publish your webpage and play the HTML5 videos online
Now you know how to easily convert AVI videos to HTML5 and publish them to your website with HTML5 video player(s). Have Fun!
*AVI: Audio Video Interleave File. Video container or wrapper format created by Microsoft; stores video data that may be encoded in a variety of codecs; typically uses less compression than similar formats such as .MPEG and .MOV.
**HTML5 video: Refers to native HTML5 video/codec: MP4 (MPEG 4 files with H264 video codec and AAC audio codec); WebM files with VP8 video codec and Vorbis audio codec; Ogg files with Theora video codec and Vorbis audio codec.