How to convert AVI to GIF on Windows and Mac with Movavi
Step 1. Install the program
The first thing you will need to do is to download the application of Movavi Video Converter. Run the setup and complete the installation following the on-screen instructions. After you complete the installation process, open the AVI-to-GIF software.
Step 2. Upload the files
Add the AVI files that you would like to convert into GIF by clicking Add Media and then Add Video. You can also drag the desired files to the converter.
Step 3. Trim the file before conversion (optional)
If you want to use a single clip from your file, you can cut it first. Find the name of the file from the list and click on Edit. Right below the video preview, there will be two sliders. The line indicates the portion you want to cut out. Move the sliders and adjust the same according to your liking. Click the Delete button. Click on Save and Close to get back to the main window.
Step 4. Select the output format
Choose the new format for your files. There’s a line of tabs under your file list. Open the Images tab and locate the GIF presets group. Hit the appropriate button and select the preset you like best.
Step 5. Convert AVI to an animated GIF
After selecting the preferred output format, select the output location by clicking the Save to button that you can locate on the bottom of the screen. To make a GIF from AVI, click on Convert, and your files will get converted to GIF within a few minutes.
AVI vs. GIF
It might take time due to the large file size
Easy sharing with the minimum required time
Small file size
It can be large if not compressed
Limited editing option
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Frequently asked questions
How do I convert from AVI to GIF a 500 MB file?
If you want to turn AVI into GIF, you can do it with the help of Movavi Video Converter.
How do I convert AVI to GIF on Windows 10/8/7?
Follow these steps to convert AVI to GIF on Windows 10/8/7.
Download the program.
Download Movavi Video Converter
Run the installation file and open the application.
Select the files you wish to convert by clicking on Add Media.
Select the output format from the preset list as GIF.
Choose the output folder.
Click on Convert.
How do I convert AVI to GIF with VLC?
Here’s how you can convert AVI to GIF for free using VLC.
Install VLC media player on your PC.
Import the AVI file.
You will require to pause the video when you wish to record. Click on View and then Controls.
Play the AVI file.
Click the Record button to record and do the same to stop.
To get the video clip, click on This PC and then Videos.
You will need to open any converter to convert the clip into GIF. You can use Movavi Video Converter. Follow the steps mentioned above for conversion.
How do I convert AVI to GIF on Linux?
Converting AVI to GIF on Linux is an easy job with the help of the online converter from Movavi.
Scroll up to the online converter:
Online converter by Movavi
Click on Add Your File.
Select the AVI file that you wish to convert.
Select the target format as GIF.
To start the conversion process, click on Convert.
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