Before DVD, Video CD was once a popular home video format for storing video and audio data on a compact disc. It can still be played back on most standalone DVD players and computers. However, VCD is definitely not future-proof, and you may want to backup VCD to DVD or convert VCD files to digital video for better preservation. Given that, we will provide an easy method to help you convert VCD to AVI, a popular video format supported by Windows Media Player and most TVs, so you can store and view VCD files more conveniently. Just read and follow.
WonderFox HD Video Converter Factory Pro is the perfect VCD to AVI converter highly-recommended for Windows users. It is an all-format video converter that can easily convert Video CD files to AVI format. And with excellent format support, this converter can also convert VCD to MP4, VCD to MP3, VCD to MPEG, etc., and export VCD to various device profiles. It can do some basic editing, such as cutting the video into parts, joining multiple videos into one, improving video quality, and more, and you can use them to touch up your VCD videos.
Before conversion, please insert your VCD into your computer’s DVD-ROM and transfer the .DAT files to the computer.
Open HD Video Converter Factory Pro and enter the “Converter” program. Next, click the center + button or the upper-left “Add Files” to import your VCD .dat files into the program. Drag-and-drop is supported. You can add multiple VCD videos for later batch conversion in one go.
Note. In the video task, you can use the available edit tools to cut, crop, rotate, join, watermark, and apply filters to your video.
On the right side of the program, click on the format image to open the output format list. Then go to the “Video” section and select AVI from the profiles below.
Tips. In the “Parameter settings,” you can modify the output parameters, including video codec, resolution, bitrate, volume, etc. or let the program smart-fit the values.
Now, specify an output path by clicking the bottom triangle button. Finally, click “Run” to convert VCD DAT to AVI.
Converting VCD to AVI is easy with HD Video Converter Factory Pro. The speed is fast and the output quality is good. You can also edit and compress VCD videos before conversion. I hope you find this program useful. Thanks for reading. Have a nice day!