How to Record AVI with Easy Steps

AVI is the video file format created by Microsoft. It is commonly used in containing audio and video data. Some people want to record the screen activities in AVI format but don't know how. Therefore, in this tutorial, we will show you how to record AVI with screen recorders like EaseUS RecExperts.

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Melissa Lee

Updated on May 16, 2024

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Standing for Audio Video Interleaved, AVI was a video file format created by Microsoft, providing users with an advanced video-containing function on the Windows operating system. It stores audio and video information digitally for playback. It is supported by all Microsoft's Windows platforms.

To play an AVI file, you will need an AVI player. However, to record the screen as an AVI video, you will need an AVI screen recorder. In this tutorial, we will introduce some screen recorders to help you record AVI with simple steps.

Record AVI with a Comprehensive Screen Recorder

Some people may know that EaseUS RecExperts is a video player with speed control. However, it is still mainly a screen recorder that can be used to record anything on your device. For example, you can use it to record the full or part of the computer screen as you wish.

Moreover, this Mac and Windows screen recorder also allows you to record system sound, the microphone, the webcam, and even gameplay with one click. After recording, you can preview, manage, and make basic editing to the recordings. Check more features below.

Main Features:

Now, click the button below to download EaseUS RecExperts and start recording AVI by following the steps listed.

Step 1. Before recording as a specific format, you will need to change the settings. Launch EaseUS RecExperts and click the "Settings" button on the main interface (looks like a screw nut).

Click on Settings Button

Step 2. If you want to save your recordings as a video file, click on "Video" and choose a format. You can also customize quality, frame rate, frame rate mode, etc. Then, click "OK" to save the settings.

Record as Different Formats

Step 3. After that, choose a recording mode from "Full Screen" and "Region". Then, click on the big red button "REC" to start recording.

Choose a Recording Mode

Step 4. Once the recording started, a floating toolbar will appear. Click on the red "Stop" button to stop recording, and the recording list will pop up.

Pause or Stop Recording

Record AVI Using Bandicam

Bandicam is a screen recorder to capture anything on your computer screen in MP4 or AVI. You can choose the output format as you like. During the recording, you can draw lines, boxes, highlights, etc.

Moreover, Bandicam also lets you record a webcam of yourself along with recording system audio and your voice. Bandicam can also work as one of the best game recorders to record your fantastic game-playing process. Let's see how to use this screen recorder correctly.

Record AVI Using Bandicam

Step 1. Install and launch Bandicam on your PC, and click the "Video" > "Settings" in the "Format" section.

Step 2. Choose "AVI" as the output format.

Step 3. Click the dropdown arrow next to the "Screen Recording Mode" and choose the recording mode you need.

Step 4. Click the "REC" button to start recording. Click the "Stop" button or press "F12" to stop recording.

Record AVI with Screencast-O-Matic

Screencast-O-Matic is another AVI screen recorder you can try. With this tool, you can record a screen and webcam at the same time, helping you record a tutorial or a lesson easily.

Also, you can record audio on PC and record audio from your microphone. After recording, you can edit this video with the built-in video editing features. For instance, you can draw lines, and shapes on the video. Check the steps of recording AVI with Screencast-O-Matic.

Record AVI with Screencast-O-Matic

Step 1. Download and install the recorder. Launch it and choose a recording mode.

Step 2. Click "Size" to select the recording area or click "Fullscreen" to record in full-screen.

Step 3. Tap the red "REC" button to start recording. To stop recording, click the blue "Stop" button.

Record AVI with Acethinker

Acethinker is an online free AVI screen recorder that can record screen and audio at the same time. The recorded videos can be saved in many formats like AVI, MP4, WMV, etc.

During the recording, you can edit the video by drawing lines, icons, notes, etc. And after recording, you can save the recording on your computer or share it to YouTube, Vimeo, Google Drive, etc. Follow the steps below to start recording.

Record AVI with Acethinker

Step 1. Go to its website and click the "Start Recording" button. Then, download and run the Acethinker launcher.

Step 2. Click "More' > "Settings". Go to "Video format" and choose "AVI" from the dropdown list.

Step 3. Choose the "Full screen" mode or the "Region" mode before recording.

Step 4. Tap the "REC" button to start recording. Click the "Stop" icon to stop recording.

Record AVI FAQs

Check the related questions and their answers below to see if they can solve your doubts.

1. Is AVI high quality?

Yes, AVI video has high-quality audio fidelity. You can record and save a video in this format without a hassle.

2. What are the disadvantages of AVI?

There are two main disadvantages. First, it does not support user interactivity; second, the codec to create your movie is usually required to be installed in order to view it.

3. What is an AVI used for?

AVI stands for Audio Video Interleave, and it was mainly designed for synchronized playback of different types of video and audio streams.


From the tutorials and the FAQs part, you have known enough about AVI and how to record AVI videos with easy operations. We hope you got everything expected from this article. To record AVI videos from your screen, we suggest you download and use EaseUS RecExperts from the button below right now!

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