Analyze Media Files With MediaInfo

The default information available for audio and video files is the song name, artist name, movie name and so on, if you want to see the advanced information like Bitrate of the media file, video format, resolution etc, there is no easy option in Windows.

MediaInfo is a freeware utility that will show you the advanced information about your media files (both audio and video).

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How To Convert Video Files to GIF Animations for Free? [Reader Query]

Recently Sakib one of our readers from OpenGiga asked a question: How to convert a video file to a GIF animation? While researching for the answer, we did come across some solutions but those were not very good, this lead us to search Techie Buzz archives itself to see if we could find something we had written about.

And guess what, we did find a useful and free solution to convert video files to GIF animations from our own archives in the post, Top 3 Free Online Media and Document Converters.

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Make Instant Player Creates Watchable Executables From Video Files

The most common problem you may face while sending videos to your friends and family is Hey, I cannot view the video you sent me, it asks me to download a codec which I cannot find anywhere. My mom definitely has told me this more than once (not the codecs part :-) ), after which I started to upload videos to YouTube and directly send her a link.

The problem arises because video files come in various formats and tons of times a person may not have a software installed on the PC to watch the given format. Make Instant Player tries to solve the problem by converting the videos to executables which anyone can easily watch, without having to install any additional softwares.

Related: How to Watch Any Video File in Windows Media Player?

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Free Audio Joiner and Video Joiner For Popular Media Formats

There may be many times when you want to combine several audio or video files into a single file, the process is not easy and requires a special software to join the files. MediaJoin is a free software that will allow you to join all popular video and audio formats.

MediaJoin supports several popular formats such as MP3, WAV, AVI, MPEG-1, MPEG-2, OGG, WMA and WMV.

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Top Free Tools to Convert Videos to 3GP format

These days most of the mobile phones comes built in with video players and cameras, unfortunately the mobile phone video players do not support most of the popular formats such as AVI, WMV, MPEG etc.

Most mobile phones use the 3GP format to play videos on them. To view your regular videos on your mobile phone you will always need to convert them into the 3GP format, here is the definition of 3GP as provided by Wikipedia.

3GP is a simplified version of the MPEG-4 Part 14 (MP4) container format, designed to decrease storage and bandwidth requirements in order to accommodate mobile phones.

There are lots of convertors available to convert AVI, MPEG, WMV and other formats to 3GP here are some of the best 3GP video convertors that are available for use free of cost.

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